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Unremarkable State Park--but convenient for camping--only minutes off I-91

If you're traveling north (or south) and want to camp, rather than stay at a motel or hotel, this... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2017
eastmagicmountainman
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Guilford, Vermont
Small campsite with quiet, easy to hike loop trail

Stopped in back in August and took a walk on one of the trails. It was a small loop trail that was... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
Shnoogie
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Dec 21, 2017
“Unremarkable State Park--but convenient for camping--only minutes off I-91”
Oct 3, 2017
“Small campsite with quiet, easy to hike loop trail”
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

If you're traveling north (or south) and want to camp, rather than stay at a motel or hotel, this is the spot for you. Only a five minute drive from Exit 1 (turn right @ first light, go past the high school, turn right at...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank eastmagicmountainman
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Stopped in back in August and took a walk on one of the trails. It was a small loop trail that was about a mile long. One or two small areas for viewing and not too strenuous for our three year old to manage on...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Shnoogie
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We drove thru - not much to see but camp sites. Looked like there were some hiking trails but not much else.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Heather G
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Super camping spots and close to downtown Brattleboro for supplies and dining. We met friends and all enjoyed the convenience and comfort of the campground.

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Deb L
Reviewed 28 November 2016

My husband and I camped for 50 years. Fort Dummer was a favorite with friendly staff and spacious sites. It is quiet but close to amenities

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Grandma1993
Reviewed 4 October 2016

I have lived close to the park for years and have been a frequent visitor. A few years ago someone somewhere decided it would be a good idea to log the hell out of it. A few of the more pristine off trail areas were...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank buckshotvt
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Great State Park tucked in along I-95, just south of Brattleboro. Relatively quiet, even with the Interstate so close, lot's of wildlife and short hiking paths to use.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Geoff D
Reviewed 23 August 2016

The park is good for a 30-40 minute walk with trails that are not as well maintained as I am used to in the Hudson Valley. There are however well marked trees to ensure you are on the right track. Come ready for mosquitoes -...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Mary J
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Fort Dummer State Park is a large park, devoted almost exclusively to campsites. There are walking trails, some of which offer grand views of the Connecticut River and New Hampshire. It is also a good place for a picnic if you live in the area....More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Wombat27_11
Reviewed 16 October 2015

We live about 10 minutes away and often drive up to walk the sunrise trail. It is a little over a mile from the parking lot and not a very strenuous hike, but it isn't a graveled path and there are some hills. There is...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Maya H
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Response from Grandma1993 | Reviewed this property |
I believe the camping season at Fort Dummer is Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day weekend. Not being Vermont residents, the fees were a little higher for us. Honestly can't remember what it was when we were last there... More
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