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Our September Newsletter has been Published!
For all the latest news about the Vermont State Parks, check out the September 2015 issue of our e-newsletter here.
Halloween Fun returns to Quechee State Park Haunted Campground!
If you're looking for some great Halloween treats, just head to Quechee Gorge Village and Quechee State Park on Saturday, October 17th.
Check out our blog for all the details.
Camping Availability for Columbus Day Weekend
Click here to view camping availability for the final holiday weekend of the camping season!

Our 2015 Parks of the Year have been announced
Congratulations to Wilgus, Branbury, Sand Bar, and New Discovery State Parks! Keep up the good work.

reel funTry fishing for FREE with Reel Fun!
Ten state parks will now be providing everything you need to go fishing! ReelFun fishing packets include your rod, tackle, bait, and even informative brochures about the fish you might catch and the body of water you visit! Just ask your ranger when you arrive and don't forget to submit photos to the photo contest on twitter with #ReelFunVT. Click here for more info!

Introducing the new "Trail Finder" website
Looking for the perfect hike but aren't sure where to go? Visit to narrow your search by location, trail difficulty, or keyword.

Parks Prescription Program is now in effect
Sixteen doctor's offices around the state will now be issuing "Parks Prescriptions" to their patients, which entitle them to a day of free entry into any Vermont State Park. Visit our blog to find out more!


venture vermontThe 2015 Venture Vermont Challenge is On!
Looking for something fun to do this summer? Try the Venture Vermont Outdoor Challenge. How it works is you download a score sheet, do fun outdoor activities and take photos of yourself and your family completing the activities. Once you reach 250 points, send us your photos and score sheet and you'll receive a VIP coin good for free day entry into any Vermont State Park for the rest of this year and all of next year! More>
vermont parks foreverVermont Parks Forever: The Foundation for Vermont State Parks
Thanks to a dedicated group of dynamic park lovers, Vermont State Parks has some new champions. Vermont Parks Forever leverages private resources to expand access, increase educational opportunities and welcome the next generation to Vermont State Parks. We greatly appreciate your support!

Visit the website today!

Vermont State Parks Blog
The Vermont State Parks blog is your destination for information on different parks, cool nature facts, events and activities across the state, and much more! To visit the blog, click here.

don't move firewood Only firewood from Vermont is permitted in our state parks
Please help prevent invasive species from damaging Vermont's forests by not transporting firewood. Wood can be brought from within Vermont, or you can purchase wood in the campgrounds.

Learn more about what you can do to prevent invasive species.

Camping Tips & Tricks with Sarah, Frank & The Kids

Meet Sarah, Frank and family. They are one of our favorite, and funniest Vermont camping families. They've had their share of fun times and near mishaps and are here to help you learn everything you need to know to have a blast in camp and on the trail! View our complete How-to page.

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