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Townshend State Park

2755 State Forest Rd, Townshend, VT 05353-9759
+1 802-365-7500
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Annual Family Picnic

Our family has, literally, gone here for decades. It is wonderful for all ages. About every 2 to 5... read more

Reviewed August 16, 2017
Deb L
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Montague, Massachusetts
nice spot to take a break

This spot is a great place for a family to take a break. it has a swimming area that was damaged... read more

Reviewed May 23, 2017
jenab01
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Townshend, Vermont
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Aug 16, 2017
“Annual Family Picnic”
May 22, 2017
“nice spot to take a break”
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2755 State Forest Rd, Townshend, VT 05353-9759
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Reviewed August 16, 2017

Our family has, literally, gone here for decades. It is wonderful for all ages. About every 2 to 5 years we have a huge family picnic. We reserve a pavilion with an open grill and electricity. There are plenty of tables, both under the pavilion...More

Thank Deb L
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Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

This spot is a great place for a family to take a break. it has a swimming area that was damaged with hurricane irene and is due to be cleaned up and open summer 2017. nice spot for cookouts and bbqs with tables, pavilions, bbqs,...More

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Reviewed October 7, 2016

A friend and I were on our annual Vermont get-a-way recently, and we found this new (for us) place nearby to hike. I've driven past a hundred times but had never stopped before. Access to the park (Townshend State Forest) is off Rt. 30 at...More

Thank James F
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Reviewed September 8, 2016

We camp at TSP every Labor Day for the chance to enjoy the great outdoors in an atmosphere of relaxation. "Primitive" camping with no hookups, beautiful trail leading up Bald Mountain, first class park rangers(Gary & his wife Pat), and fellow campers who are kind...More

1  Thank albion223
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Reviewed August 20, 2016

The view from the bridge was amazing! Excellent place to have/hold a picnic. Playgrounds for the young ones.

Thank Abigail C
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Reviewed July 28, 2016

Hiked Bald Mt. on Wed. July 27 and was the only one on the mountain up and down. It is a fantastic mountain to climb with decent elevation (1,100 gain). The trail is is fantastic condition and one of the best I have ever hiked...More

Thank SouthwestNH
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Reviewed July 12, 2016

We did not camp but just spent a lovely 3ish hours hiking to the top of Bald Mountain and back down. Physically it is not a very difficult hike; it goes up a bit steeply in some places and provides a nice little workout. Beautiful...More

Thank ellen06804
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Reviewed June 20, 2016

Entrance from Rt. 30 is on dangerous curve of busy highway, very narrow roads, NO camping other than primitive. Very little parking where picnic tables and gazebo are situated. Very RV / motorhome unfriendly. Skip this one!

Thank Beth Brown L
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Reviewed June 18, 2016

We went to see if we could do some bass fishing... There is a boat ramp, a large picnic area, playsets, it's in the mountains, what's not to like???

Thank grateful908
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Reviewed June 1, 2016

Small, clean campground. Nice hiking trails. Bathrooms are a definitely why I would not return to this campground. Bathrooms extremely small. Have to sit sideways on the toilets in both the men and women's bathrooms. The water barely trickles from the women's shower, then men's...More

1  Thank SnowandSun
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