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Fort Dummer State Park

517 Old Guilford Rd, Brattleboro, VT 05301-3664
+1 802-254-2610
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Unremarkable State Park--but convenient for camping--only minutes off I-91

If you're traveling north (or south) and want to camp, rather than stay at a motel or hotel, this... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2017
eastmagicmountainman
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Guilford, Vermont
Small campsite with quiet, easy to hike loop trail

Stopped in back in August and took a walk on one of the trails. It was a small loop trail that was... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Shnoogie
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21 Dec 2017
“Unremarkable State Park--but convenient for camping--only minutes off I-91”
3 Oct 2017
“Small campsite with quiet, easy to hike loop trail”
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517 Old Guilford Rd, Brattleboro, VT 05301-3664
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

If you're traveling north (or south) and want to camp, rather than stay at a motel or hotel, this is the spot for you. Only a five minute drive from Exit 1 (turn right @ first light, go past the high school, turn right at...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Stopped in back in August and took a walk on one of the trails. It was a small loop trail that was about a mile long. One or two small areas for viewing and not too strenuous for our three year old to manage on...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2017

We drove thru - not much to see but camp sites. Looked like there were some hiking trails but not much else.

Thank Heather G
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Reviewed 23 February 2017

Super camping spots and close to downtown Brattleboro for supplies and dining. We met friends and all enjoyed the convenience and comfort of the campground.

1  Thank Deb L
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Reviewed 28 November 2016

My husband and I camped for 50 years. Fort Dummer was a favorite with friendly staff and spacious sites. It is quiet but close to amenities

Thank Grandma1993
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Reviewed 4 October 2016

I have lived close to the park for years and have been a frequent visitor. A few years ago someone somewhere decided it would be a good idea to log the hell out of it. A few of the more pristine off trail areas were...More

1  Thank buckshotvt
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Reviewed 6 September 2016

Great State Park tucked in along I-95, just south of Brattleboro. Relatively quiet, even with the Interstate so close, lot's of wildlife and short hiking paths to use.

Thank Geoff D
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Reviewed 22 August 2016

The park is good for a 30-40 minute walk with trails that are not as well maintained as I am used to in the Hudson Valley. There are however well marked trees to ensure you are on the right track. Come ready for mosquitoes -...More

Thank Mary J
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Reviewed 15 March 2016

Fort Dummer State Park is a large park, devoted almost exclusively to campsites. There are walking trails, some of which offer grand views of the Connecticut River and New Hampshire. It is also a good place for a picnic if you live in the area....More

Thank Wombat27_11
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Reviewed 16 October 2015

We live about 10 minutes away and often drive up to walk the sunrise trail. It is a little over a mile from the parking lot and not a very strenuous hike, but it isn't a graveled path and there are some hills. There is...More

Thank Maya H
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7 April 2017|
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Response from Grandma1993 | Reviewed this property |
I believe the camping season at Fort Dummer is Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day weekend. Not being Vermont residents, the fees were a little higher for us. Honestly can't remember what it was when we were last there... More
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