Bennington, VT 05201
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Go 10 miles east on Hwy 9.
At a Glance
- Highest elevation (2400 feet) of any VT State Park
- 4 cabins available to rent
- 2.7 mile trail circles lake
- This park participates in the Reel Fun fishing program (learn more (PDF))
At 2400 feet, this 398-acre park has the highest elevation campground of any park in Vermont. Woodford is located on a mountain plateau surrounding Adams Reservoir. The high elevation spruce/fir/birch forest provides an ideal setting for the park. Woodford borders the George Aiken Wilderness Area, which is in the Green Mountain National Forest. There are several lakes and ponds in the surrounding area.
Facilities / Amenities
In addition to 4 cabins, the campground has 103 sites including 20 lean-tos. The heavily wooded area surrounds the reservoir and offers great camping opportunities. Flush toilets, coin-operated hot showers, and a dump station are provided. There is a small beach and picnic area near the dam with pit toilet facilities. Rowboats, canoes, and kayaks are available for rent. There are several hiking trails, including a 2.7 mile trail around the lake.
Ice is not available for sale at Woodford State Park. The Woodford Mountain General Store sells ice and is located approximately 3 miles outside the park.
This park has a park interpreter offering fun, hands-on activities. Interpreters are park staff solely dedicated to helping you learn more about the natural and cultural history of the park. Some popular activities include night hikes, nature crafts and games, campfire programs and amphibian explorations.
Check out the calendar of current events to see some of the programs planned during your visit.