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Stowe Recreation Path

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Address: Stowe, VT 05672
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+1 802-253-7321

Between the West Branch River and Route 108 is a biking trail full of...

Between the West Branch River and Route 108 is a biking trail full of scenic vistas and small town atmosphere.

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Biked it one day and ran 2 miles each morning.

Very pretty place to bike and the bridges were fun to go over. The weather wasn't the greatest but we enjoyed biking and I ran each morning. I always felt very safe and saw others... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Marcia P
Worcester, United States
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Worcester, United States
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very pretty place to bike and the bridges were fun to go over. The weather wasn't the greatest but we enjoyed biking and I ran each morning. I always felt very safe and saw others enjoying the trail each time.

Thank Marcia P
Stowe, Vermont
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Stowe Rec Path is a great way to see the sights and sounds of Stowe, Vermont. It winds around fields, streams, and the Mountain Road with places to stop for shopping, relaxing, or a nice lunch. The best thing about this amazing path is it's free.

Thank Michele L
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20 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We took our dogs for walked on this beautiful, paved path. It winds along the river, with great views of mount Mansfield. Lots of picnic tables and benches along the path.

Thank Michelle S
Sharon, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and I rented bikes and had fun on this nice long path. We took lots of pictures of the mountain side, the river and bridges.

Thank Picky1010
Middlebury, Vermont
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Take bikes, go for a walk and take in the European-esque surroundings. I stayed right in Stowe and went for a run every morning on this trail. The designers of Stowe should get a raise for coming up with this trail.

Thank j3ffr3y111
Cowansville, Canada
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116 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love walking this path - it's well maintained with good footing for either walking, cycling or skating. Although I would imagine it could get quite busy in summer, our visits in October have always been pleasant and quiet. There are lots of tables for picnicking and benches for resting and visiting.

Thank ettravelgirl
Ottawa, Canada
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30 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a wonderful award winning attraction in Stowe, Vermont. It is a paved path stretching 8.5 km (5.3 miles) that is open all year round, winding through the town, through woods, by the water, parallel to the Mountain Road and amenities. You can walk, hike, bicycle, blade, cross-country ski, snowshoe and start and stop at any point along the... More 

Thank LovePEI
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Love this long scenic path in both summer and winter. One can head north to go out into the open country with many bridges over the Little River and ends just beyond the Mountain Ops ski shop. The other end goes right into the quaint Stowe Village behind the church.

Thank Robert C
Boston, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 20 March 2017

We had an absolutely great time walking and biking on the Stowe rec path. It's a beautifully maintained path that runs from town up mountain road through some really nice scenery. You have cross over rivers and go through wooded areas and open fields. It's quite a nice activity for exercise or a nice relaxing walk!

Thank mendalj
Malden, Massachusetts
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82 reviews
23 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 10 March 2017

Very nice walking/running/non-motorized trail. Lots of twists and bends. Open fields. Peaceful trail!

Thank weluv2travelanywhere

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