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Elmore State Park

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The Town of Elmore is located in the southeastern part of Lamoille County in northeastern Vermont. It is bounded by Wolcott, Worcester, Woodbury, and Morristown. The Town, as granted, contains 23,040 acres (approximately 36 square miles). About half the area is suited for productive forestation and the remainder is harmonious to good dairy farming.

Lake Elmore is 219 acres, and lies northwest of the village and empties into the Lamoille River through Pond Brook. Elmore Mountain is in the “Hogback Range” and its timber is mostly hardwood. The mountain is also located in the northwest part of town and has an elevation of 2,608 feet.

The park had its beginning in 1936 when the town of Elmore and local citizens made a gift of 30 acres on Lake Elmore to the state of Vermont. With modest means, a picnic and beach area were created. Today, with more than 700 acres, Elmore State Park has become a conspicuous, developed recreation facility.

Facilities:

The campground has 45 tent/trailer sites and 15 lean-tos. Two restrooms are available in the campground; one with hot showers ($). A sanitary dump station is available, but no hookups. There is convenient access to several hiking trails to Elmore Mountain and it’s fire tower. The day use area includes a large sandy beach, historic CCC bathhouse with a concession stand, restrooms and a rental pavilion, a picnic shelter, numberous tables and grills, and row boat, canoe and kayak rentals.

Area Attractions: Alpine Slide, Gondolas, and Trapp Family Lodge, Stowe; Johnson Woolen Mills, Johnson; Ben and Jerry’s Ice Cream Factory, Waterbury; State Capitol and Historical Society, Montpelier.



Email: parks@anr.state.vt.us

Phone: 802-888-2982

Other Phone: 888-409-7579

Camping Season: May 26 to October 15


Amenities

  • tenting
  • store
  • swimming pool
  • fishing
  • lp gas
  • modem connection
  • pullthrus
  • sewer hookups
  • laundry
  • other swimming
  • rentals
  • pets
  • cable tv
  • lodging
  • dump station
  • recreation hall
  • boating
  • group area
  • phone hookups
  • slideouts
  • wi-fi

Directions

From Morrisville: Go 5 mi S on VT Hwy 12 to Lake Elmore).



Weather

Ice Pellets
Tuesday 01/24/2017 80%
Ice Pellets
Cloudy with a mixture of winter precipitation. Temps nearly steady in the low to mid 30s. Winds NNE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precip 80%.
Overcast
Wednesday 01/25/2017 20%
Overcast
Cloudy. A few flurries or snow showers possible. High 31F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.
Snow
Thursday 01/26/2017 80%
Snow
Cloudy skies early followed by a mixture of light rain and snow in the afternoon. High 38F. Winds light and variable. Chance of precip 80%. Snow accumulations less than one inch.
Snow Showers
Friday 01/27/2017 30%
Snow Showers
Scattered snow showers during the morning. Then partly to mostly cloudy for the afternoon. High 29F. Winds W at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of snow 30%.
Snow Showers
Saturday 01/28/2017 50%
Snow Showers
Occasional snow showers. High 26F. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of snow 50%. Snowfall around one inch.


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