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      Aitken State Forest is located only minutes from Rutland and can be accessed via the Notch Road in Mendon, just east of its intersection with Wheelerville Road. Trailhead parking serves the Tamarack Notch, Bald Mountain, and VAST trails as well as access for hunting, fishing and trapping. Bald Mountain (2087’) is located at its center and provides views in all directions. A state forest since 1912, Aitken has served the area’s recreational, firewood, hunting, and timber needs for over 100 years.
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      Region Details
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      Region Status
      Open as of Sep 1, 2022
      Local Trail Association


      Trails (view details)
      Trails Mountain Bike
      Trails E-Bike
      Trails Hike
      Trails Trail Running
      Trails Snowmobile
      Trails Snowshoe
      Total Distance
      5 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      2 miles
      Total Descent
      1,073 ft
      Total Vertical
      778 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,087 ft
      Ridden Counter

      Popular Aitken State Forest Mountain Biking Trails

      East Road

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      • 0 rides
      • 0 rides
      Past Week
      • 0 rides

      Activity Feed

      Tjdecker67wishlisttrailactivity #42980988
      Aug 15, 2023 @ 12:41pm
      Aug 15, 2023

      Nearby Areas

      Pine Hill Park 7 43 105.4 km
      Killington Bike Park 6 14 15 76.5 km
      Proctor6.8 km
      Mountain Meadows Lodge 2 18.9 km
      Sherburne Trails 11 11 2 19.1 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike12 miles92 ft3,757 ft92 ft
      E-Bike12 miles92 ft3,757 ft92 ft
      Hike45 miles1,073 ft2 miles778 ft
      Trail Running45 miles1,073 ft2 miles778 ft
      Snowmobile12 miles92 ft3,757 ft92 ft
      Snowshoe12 miles92 ft3,757 ft92 ft
      • By trailforks Trailforks & contributors
      • Admins: Pittsford
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