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directions to Cape Lookoff Mountain


In northern Vermont
North of the town of Rutland, VT

Driving (one way from Nashua, NH):

Distance: 145 miles
Time: 2 hours 30 minutes
Parking: at trailhead parking lot
If you use a car GPS, here are the parking
    coordinates (in degrees and minutes):
    N 43 50.388
   W 72 58.112
Drive Route: Drive to Cape Lookoff
 - Everett Turnpike north
 - Route 93 north
 - Route 89 northwest (for 84 miles)
        to Exit 3 in Vermont
 - Route 107 west (for 13 miles)
 - Route 100 north (for 7.7 miles)
 - Route 73 west (for 9.1 miles)

Hiking (round trip):

Distance: 3 1/2 miles
Vertical: 1500 feet
Time: 2 1/2 hours
Trails: Long Trail, Great Cliff spur trail
Trail Guide: GMC Long Trail Guide
Trail Map: GMC Vermont's Long Trail
PDF Factsheet: Peregrin Falcon
GPS Track: Cape Lookoff Mountain GPS Track


Limited summit view, but wide vista from
    the famous Great Cliff of Mount Horrid
    Cape Lookoff Mountain: 3320 feet
    Mount Horrid: 3216 feet

Spring Accessibility:

The Great Cliff may be closed in spring
    and summer due to Peregrine Falcon nesting