Moosalamoo national recreation area

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Moosalamoo (pronounced moose-ah-la-moo) is derived from the Abenaki word “Mozalômo” meaning “moose call, song or sound”

70 miles of trails 
16,000 Acres

Backcountry splendor yet accessible to quintessential Vermont towns
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    Hiking, biking, birding, fishing and winter sports year round

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    UNIVERSAL Accessiblility

    Vermont's second longest trail for kids, seniors and disabled persons

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    overnight hut

    Learn more about the proposed 10-person overnight hut near Silver Lake. Stay over during a hut-to-hut adventure or just a quiet night or two near the lake. Huts allow for four-season recreational opportunities for everyone


    A new full-color 9" x 16" fold out map for Moosalamoo NRA was published in early 2022. New members and donors receive a copy when they support Moosalamoo Association. Copies for non-members are available for $3. Visit our Store to purchase. 

    The map also includes a matrix of all trails with information such as distances and designated usages (hike, bike, horse).


    If you appreciate the beauty and accessibility of Moosalamoo National Recreation Area, consider joining Moosalamoo Association with an individual or family membership or as a business underwriter.

    Your membership will help us protect, maintain and improve access to MNRA, build new and maintain existing trails as well as help us qualify for grants.

    Moosalamoo Association is grateful for support from its members and many local businesses.

    Stewardship Provided By:

    Benefactors, Supporters & Friends
    Addison County Regional Planning Commission, Brandon Inn, IPJ Real Estate, Lilac Inn, Middlebury Natural Food Cooperative, Moosalamoo Ultra Race, National Bank of Middlebury, Olivia's Croutons, Omya, Two Brothers Tavern, Vermont Association of Snow Travelers, Vermont Sun Fitness Centers, Visual Learning Systems, Whittaker Real Estate, Wonder Walks.

    Moosalamoo Association is a registered 501(c)(3).

    Copyright © 2022 Moosalamoo Association · All Rights Reserved.

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    Moosalamoo Association
    P.O. Box 148
    Brandon, VT  05733

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