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This is the highest peak in Vermont at almost 4,400 feet. Enjoy wonderful 360-degree panoramic views from above the treeline of the surrounding areas include Stowe and Champlain Valley.

The peak is also surrounded by delicate Arctic Tundra, a rarity for the area.

Short Hike: There are many routes to the top, but the most common is Eagle Cut Trail to Sunset Ridge Trail. One can also take the a toll road most of the way to the top, and this road is accessible from Stowe Mountain Resort. The hike is one-of-a-kind and is much preferred to driving!

Gem Type: Viewpoint

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Lou Poulas

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Oct 16, 2021
Georgi Stoynov
Jul 20, 2021
Randy Jenkins
Sep 10, 2019
Nascimiento Fergusson
via sunset ridge trail. up and over to Cliff trail to take gondola down.
Jul 27, 2019
Lana Al
Jul 26, 2019
Lindsay Eichenberger
Jul 19, 2019
Shaun Demers
First actual hike with the kids. Took Sunset Ridge trail. Beautiful and hard work for beginners. Made it to Counter Lever Rock trail. Didn't summitz
Jul 7, 2019
Jordan L
Jun 30, 2019
Csaba Nemeth
Cloudy rainy weather, still a great hike

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