Vermont's Gateway To Backcountry Skiing And Riding

Section 13: Route 4 to Mountain Top


This section of the CT runs along ungroomed trails, groomed snowmobile trails, and the excellent groomed trails of Mt. Top Inn Ski Center. It features wonderful views of secluded Chittenden Reservoir.

10.2 miles

This section is generally of intermediate difficulty. There are a few steep climbs and descents between Rte. 4 and Old Turnpike Rd. and between Lefferts Pond and the Chittenden Dam.

Note: Please remember to check in at the Mountain Top Nordic Center and purchase a trail pass if you are utilizing the CT within their trail system. CTA members receive a coupon for a discounted pass in their Membership Rewards Book.

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Local Business Sponsors:

Brandon Motor Lodge, 2095 Franklin Street, Brandon, VT 05733
1-802-247-9594, 1-800-675-7614,,

Mountain Top Resort, 195 Mountain Top Road, Chittenden, VT 05737
1-800-445-2100, 802-483-2311