From Vermont Route 125 at Middlebury Gap, take the Long Trail north for 0.4 mile. Turn right and follow the blue blazes another 0.4 mile to Silent Cliff, which affords good views of Vermont’s Green Mountains.


Activity Hiking
Nearest Town Hancock
Length 0.8 miles one way
Elevation Gain 1660 feet
Trail Type Out and Back
Skill Level Moderate/Difficult


Trailhead: Follow Route 100 north to the junction with Route 125. Follow Route 125 west for 6.2 miles to the top of Middlebury Gap. Trailhead parking is located on the left. The Long Trail north is on the opposite side of Route 125.



Latitude/Longitude: 43.933720, -72.943701