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The oldest long-distance hiking trail in the United States, est. 1910

 

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Long Trail Community Forum
Join the new community discussion forum about Vermont's Long Trail, hosted by Rough and Tumble.
Brian Lindner - Backcountry Rescue
Brian founded and now leads the Waterbury, Vermont Backcountry Rescue Team. Learn how these rescues are performed, what to bring, and how to react if you're ever facing a rescue situation. (24 min 44 sec)
Long Trail Distances Calculator
Select your starting and ending points and calculate how far to hike on the Long Trail.
Long Trail Audio Photos
Listen to the descriptions as you view these beautiful Long Trail photos. Latest audio photo added 03/24/10.
Keld - Long Trail Enthusiast
Keld, a sixty-something Vermont resident, resumed hiking a few years ago after a 30-year absence. He enthusiastically talks about his participation in a group which is day hiking the entire Long Trail over six years. (20 min 26 sec)
Rough and Tumble at Duxbury Window
Rough and Tumble take a break on the Long Trail at Duxbury Window and chat about hiking and enjoying the trail. (6 min 28 sec)
Planning a Summer Thru Hike
(updated 2010) Planning a Summer (early June to mid-October) Thru Hike of the Long Trail. Covers topics such as when to go, what direction to hike, equipment, staying in shelters or camping out, hiking with your dog, and more. (18 min 08 sec)
Ted Lennox 1st Time Hiker
Seventy-five year-old Ted Lennox offers a unique perspective on the challenges and pleasures of a first-time hiker and backpacker -- who just happens to be blind. (30 min 27 sec)
Aaron S. LT Day Hiking End-to-End
Aaron Schoenberg describes his plans and leadership of a yearly series of group day hikes in his quest to hike the Long Trail end-to-end. (26 min 42 sec)
Ho and Hum: LT Section Hikers
Long Trail section and self-described "Geezer Hikers" Ho and Hum chat about their August 2009 experiences in hiking the LT south from Johnson to Jonesville, north from App Gap to Duxbury Road, and north from Lincoln Gap to App Gap. (32 min 21 sec)

Update: Ho and Hum continued their section hiking of the LT in 2010 and 2011. Ho completed the trail in 2011 and his brother Hum has 76 miles remaining. Ho documented their three years' outings which he has generously agreed to share. Read the PDF versions of their journals

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Side-to-Side Patch Trails List (pdf)
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