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Appalachian Trail: VT 9 to Stratton-Arlington Road

The hotspot on this 21.1-miler is Glastenbury Mountain, a 3,748-foot summit that Native Americans believe is cursed and a place where several people went missing in the mid-1900s.

Rating

Shelters: Melville Nauheim Shelter; sleeps 8. Goddard Shelter: sleeps 10. Kid Gore Shelter: sleeps 8. Caughnawaga Shelter; sleeps 4. Story Spring Shelter; sleeps 8.

To Trailhead

Start: From Bennington, VT, head east on Main St./VT 9 for 5 mi. to trailhead. End: From Wardsboro, VT, head south on 43rd Infantry Division Memorial Hwy./VT 100. Turn right onto Stratton-Arlington Rd. and continue 6.9 mi. to trailhead.

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