Suggested Routes

All loops start at the trailhead. Proceed past the kiosk and cross the boardwalk to intersection (1).
Intersection numbers are in parentheses (##).

Running loops

2008 5 K course: 3.5 Miles
(1) Middle Giorgetti, (4) Backstairs, (13) Lower Ledges, (16) Vista, (24) Upper Ledges, (26) Droopy Muffin, (26A) Salamander, (30) PA4J, (28) Lonely Rock, (25) Rembrandt’s, (20) Evergreen Fall, (18) Furlough, (9) Exit Strategy

2009 5K Course 3.6 Miles
(1) Escalator, (9) Pond Rd, (15) Birches, (16) Vista, (24) Upper Ledges, (26) Droopy Muffin, (26A) Salamander, (30) PA4J, (34) Strong Angel, (22B) Lower Jersey, (25A) Annex, (36) Sore Elbow, (22) Watkins, (20) Evergreen Fall, (18) Furlough, (9) Exit Strategy

Harder running course: 5.8 Miles
(1) Lower Giorgetti, (5) Backstairs, (13) Quartzite, (16) Voldemort, (23) Watkins, (22) Droopy Muffin, (26A) Underdog, (32) Shimmer, (37) Stegosaurus, (34) Strong Angel, (22B) Lower Jersey, (25A) Lonely Rock, (25) Rembrandt’s, (20) Sisyphus, (17) Svelte Tiger, (9) Exit Strategy

Mountain Biking Loops

Beginner: 2.1 Miles
(1) Escalator, (9) Svelte Tiger, (17) Sisyphus, (20) Watkins, (22) Svelte Tiger, (9) Escalator (1)

Advanced Beginner: 2.4 Miles
(1) Escalator, (9) Svelte Tiger, (22) (right on) Watkins, (23) Voldemort, (16) Birches, (15) Trillium, (17) Sisyphus, (20) Evergreen Fall, (18) Furlough, (9) Escalator (1).

Intermediate: 5.2 Miles
(1) Escalator, (9) Svelte Tiger, (22) Droopy Muffin, (26) Underdog, (32) Shimmer, (37) Overlook, (30) PA4J, (34) Strong Angel, (22B) down Jersey Turnpike, (25A) Annex, (36) Sore Elbow, (25) Rembrandt’s, (20) Evergreen Fall, (18) Furlough, (9) Exit Strategy.

Advanced Intermediate: 5.9 Miles
(1) Escalator, (9) Svelte Tiger, (17) Trillium, (15) Birches, (16) Vista, (24) Upper Ledges, (26) Droopy Muffin, (30) Overlook, (37) Shimmer, (32) Underdog, (26A) Salamander, (30) PA4J, (28) Lonely Rock, (25) Rembrandt’s, (20) Watkins, (38) Halfpipe, (40) Furlough, (9) Exit Strategy

Advanced Intermediate with more sustained climbing: 6.9 Miles
(1) Escalator, (9) Furlough, (18) Evergreen Fall, (20) Rembrandt’s, (25) Lonely Rock, (28) PA4J, (30) Overlook, (37) Stegosaurus (more technical), (34) Strong Angel, (22B) up Jersey Turnpike, (30A) down Droopy Muffin, (26) Upper Ledges, (24) Vista, (16) Birches, (15) Trillium, (17) Sisyphus, (20) Watkins, (38) Halfpipe, (40) Furlough, (9) Exit Strategy.

Carriage Trail
5.1 miles from the Giorgetti Trailhead to Proctor.
This route has a significant hill in the middle.

Stunning view from the powerline over looking Muddy Pond towards Blue Ridge and Pico to the east. This is prior to steep hill in the middle on the Rutland side.

Looking at Blue Ridge and Pico
Looking at Blue Ridge and Pico


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