Showing posts from April, 2021

Have Fun, Get Outside, Earn Free State Park Entry The 2021 Venture Vermont Outdoor Challenge is on!

MONTPELIER – Vermont State Parks is happy to announce that the 2021 Venture Vermont Outdoor Challenge is on! The Venture Vermont Outdoor Challenge is a statewide outdoor scavenger hunt where participants earn points by completing fun outdoor activities and earn free state park entry. To get started, go to the Venture Vermont Outdoor Challenge web page and download the 2021 score sheet.  Choose the activities from each section that you’d like to do, and take a photo of yourself (or have someone else take a photo) of you doing that activity. Once you reach 250 points, send us your score sheet, photos, and any accompanying materials, and we’ll send you a gold VIP pass good for free park entry for 2021 and 2022! Most of the activities can be done anywhere and include things like hiking to a waterfall, skipping stones or creating a nature journal. You can also earn bonus points by completing weekly bonus activities posted on Vermont State Park’s Facebook page or on the Venture Vermont

Reservation FAQS: How can I search for sites that will fit my trailer or RV?

  As of March 18th, 2020, Vermont State Parks launched a new reservations system at . We are launching a Reservation FAQs series to help you navigate this new system. To learn more about the exciting new features of our reservation system,  click here.  How can I search for sites that will fit my trailer or RV? Visit and select 'RESERVE' Select ‘Make Reservation In the ‘Find an adventure’ box, you can select a park, location, or leave the ‘Where?’ field blank. Under ‘Interested in’, select ‘Camping & Lodging’. Under ‘Looking for’, select ‘Tent/RV sites’ or ‘Lean-To’. Type in the 'Length' in feet of your Trailer or RV. If you have a specific date in mind, enter for the ‘Arrival date’ and if you are flexible around the needed dates. If you don’t have a date in mind, you can leave this section blank. Select if you desire an accessible site, pets allowed, or a waterfront site. Select ‘Search’.   A list of parks with sit