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Thundering Falls Trail

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Hiking in Killington, Vermont is sure to provide some of the best experiences in nature that you have ever had. This area is among the most beautiful in the country, and there are endless hiking trails that immerse you in this beauty. Thundering Falls Trail is one of the most unique of these trails, as it provides a quick excursion into one of the coolest areas around Killington.

Thundering Falls Trail VT

This is a very easy hike that takes hikers through a peaceful area for only about 0.3 miles. It is a wonderful activity that allows you to get outside and get the body moving, providing a little bit of exercise and a lot of beauty. It is easy to traverse because there is a wide trail of packed dirt. If you need more hiking, you can take to Appalachian Trail which connects to this trail.

But the real purpose of this hike is to reach one destination, and that is of course the Thundering Falls Trail waterfall. This waterfall is a magnificent sight. It is the sixth tallest in all of Vermont towering 140 feet into the air. There are numerous viewing platforms where you can see a beautiful waterfall as never before.

This is a great hike because there is a clear objective in it. Once you reach the waterfall, you will likely to content to stay there all day. The hike is short enough for you to bring a picnic with you to the falls, and sharing lunch with friends and family at the bottom of this waterfall is sure to be a blissful experience. 

The trail connects River Road with Thundering Brook Road. You can reach the trailhead by traveling north from Highway 4 on River Road for about 1.5 miles. You will find wheelchair accessible parking lot on the left. Make sure you check out this unique trail anytime you are in Killington. Contact us to learn about Thundering Falls Trail in VT and to book your vacation in one of our fantastic Killington homes or condos. Our rentals range from 1-bedroom condos, 4-bedroom homes, or big houses with 7-bedrooms.

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