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Bucklin Trail

Wheelerville Road, Mendon, VT
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AMAZING views!

Not a serious or seasoned hiker but we were able to do this hike in a total of about 4 and 1/2... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
victoriak971
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Massachusetts, United States
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I took it to the top and I'm like 300 lbs

This trail is definitely not easy, but its really not that bad. It does feel a little longer than... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2016
Shaun T
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1 week ago
“AMAZING views! ”
31 Aug 2016
“I took it to the top and I'm like 300 lbs”
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Wheelerville Road, Mendon, VT
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not a serious or seasoned hiker but we were able to do this hike in a total of about 4 and 1/2 hours. The first two miles were pretty flat and gentle. Then there were periods of pretty steep terrain then flat all the way...More

Thank victoriak971
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

This trail is definitely not easy, but its really not that bad. It does feel a little longer than 3.4 miles to the junction with the AT, but it might just be because its uphill for what feels like forever. Saw some people coming down...More

Thank Shaun T
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

We came from NH to hike our 51st four thousand foot mountain, even though it was raining we still decided to do it for our wedding anniversary. It was a great hike even though we had no view at the summit thanks to the rain....More

Thank Jim G
Reviewed 6 November 2014

The above the tree line that allows you to see into New Hampshire, New York, and even beyond. The long, strenuous hike is definitely worth the effort to see the breathtaking view of the lakes, valleys, little towns and villages, and summertime view of Killington...More

Thank NorthStarKillington
Reviewed 16 October 2014

This is a great hike! Bring water, bug spray and dress appropriately for the season and you will have an amazing time up here!

1  Thank love_to_be_there
Reviewed 21 July 2014

Do not go on this hike if you have a problem hiking steep trails! The last 3/10ths is really rock climbing. That being said I am an over 55 year old woman with an 18 and 20 year old who did make it to the...More

1  Thank ncmom51
Reviewed 27 February 2013

In my opinion, I find this is the best, most scenic way to go to the top of Killington although it is a longer drive and harder to find off the Wheelerville road rather than at the parking area on US Route 4. The Bucklin...More

2  Thank Vermontwoodchuck
Reviewed 30 September 2012

My husband and I hiked the Bucklin Trail on an early Sunday morning in September. The weather was around 55 degrees when we started, which was perfect for the 7.8 mile (roundtrip) trail. It took us about 2.5 hours to hike up and 1 hour...More

6  Thank parker617
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