April 18, 2017


CONTACT:   Jessica Savage, VT Dept. of Forests, Parks and Recreation  802-249-1230

                     Kristin McLane, Green Mountain Club   802-244-7037                                                                                   

Hikers Are Asked to Avoid Muddy Hiking Trails

April 12, 2017

For Immediate Release Monday, April 10, 2017

Contact: Joanne Garton, Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation,  802-249-4217

April 5, 2017

The Venture Vermont Outdoor Challenge has officially begun! Click here to find out more:



March 13, 2017

Blueberry Hill Wildlife Management Area – Open House

Please join us for an Open House-style public meeting to begin the long-range management plan development for Blueberry Hill WMA.

When: Wednesday, March 29, 2017 – 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

March 2, 2017

Please join us for continued discussions regarding the proposed Willoughby State Forest South End Recreation Area.

When:      Wednesday, March 8, 2017 beginning at 6:00 p.m.

Where:      Westmore Fellowship Hall, 27 Hinton Hill Road, Westmore

February 22, 2017
Vermont Forests, Parks and Recreation Announces $600,000 Awarded to Towns for Outdoor Recreation Projects

Contact: Jessica Savage, Recreation Program Manager, or 802-249-1230

February 14, 2017

Cut with Confidence brochures.A successful timber harvest starts with you.

January 26, 2017

To review the conceptual plan for the proposed South End Recreation Area, developed by SEGroup in Burlington, Vermont, please follow the link below. For more information regarding this project, please contact Louis Bushey, Stewardship Forester, at or 802-535-8410.

January 9, 2017

Reservations for New Cabins at Burton Island State Park Can Be Made Beginning January 17


MONTPELIER-  Burton Island is one of Vermont’s most popular state parks, and now there is even more to love about this island in Lake Champlain.

January 9, 2017

First Day Hikes in America’s State Parks

Hiking in the New Year



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