Sugarbush Resort is located in the heart of the Green Mountains and spans through the Long Trail system. You can start your trek from bottom of Lincoln Peak or Mt. Ellen, take the chair lift up to Allyn’s Lodge or park your car at the top of the Lincoln Gap or the Appalachian Gap, and start your adventure from there. Within a half hour drive you can also access trails to hike Camels Hump and Burnt Rock. Click here for a full listing of scenic hikes and casual walks perfect for the dog.
Along with premier hiking, the Mad River Valley boasts wonderful mountain biking, walking and lower elevation hiking trails managed by the Mad River Path Association. Click herefor their website.