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Appalachian Trail: VT 12 to Elm Street

Roll over piney ridges into lovely valleys and lonely pastures on this 21.3-mile leg. Don’t miss: Take side trip to Cloudland Farm where organic ice cream is only a few bucks away.

Rating

Shelters: Thistle Hill Shelter; sleeps 8. Happy Hill Shelter; sleeps 8.

To Trailhead

Start: From Woodstock, VT, take VT 12/Elm St. northwest for 3.8 miles to trailhead on right. End: Park in downtown Norwich, VT, and take Main St. south to Elm St. Walk 1 mile up Elm St. and turn left onto trail.

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