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A beautiful, man-made lake.

Went kayaking here in mid-summer. Gorgeous, 100 acre, crystal clear lake -- no motor craft... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
81elliotj
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NewYork City, United States
Good hike but not maintained

Stopping at the pond and wandering around on the edge of Chittendon reservoir is beautiful. You can... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2017
Joanna W
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Hoboken, New Jersey, United States
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A stop along the fall foliage route where visitors can see beavers, moose and deer.
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“nice walk” (2 reviews)
“chittenden” (4 reviews)
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Killington, VT
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

Went kayaking here in mid-summer. Gorgeous, 100 acre, crystal clear lake -- no motor craft allowed. Best part: the serenity and quiet -- the entire place is a nature reserve -- no homes at lakeside, just natural trees, beaver dams, and birds of all types....More

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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Stopping at the pond and wandering around on the edge of Chittendon reservoir is beautiful. You can park at the beginning of the access road and walk in or drive on in and walk across two bridges and climb on rocks. There is even a...More

1  Thank Joanna W
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Leffert's Pond is a beautiful gem providing a magnificent view of Pico and Killington Mountains with reflections of them in the calm water. It is small but you could use a kayak in it, however the reservoir adjacent to it is a better place for...More

1  Thank Wayne179
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Reviewed 18 June 2017

Not sure why there is no entry for the Chittenden Reservior, and I don't try to do them anymore because Tripadvisor just lets them sit unchecked months sometimes before being entered, so this review is about Chittenden and Lefferts. I arrived up the drive at...More

1  Thank CSSnowshoer
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Reviewed 13 January 2017

We did a hike around this pong and it really was not marked well. We had to turn around because we were unsure of where we would end up. Overall though, the start of it was rally beautiful.

Thank TKMick
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Reviewed 15 August 2016

we enjoyed our visit to Leffert's pond. We did a bit of fishing (did not catch anything but we all enjoyed ourselves anyway) hiked the trails a little bit and because it was really hot and muggy, we took a dip in the lake. The...More

Thank LOTUS1970
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Reviewed 28 May 2016

We went on a group nature hike here and saw plenty of wildflowers, birds, and even a few salamanders. It's a lovely place without many people. If you have a canoe or kayak, it would be a good place to spend an hour or two....More

2  Thank alibarbaraMilwaukee
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Reviewed 23 September 2014

Nice easy walk. Nice scenery and peaceful. Great spot for kayaking or birdwatching or just for a nice easy hike.

Thank Tammy J
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Reviewed 5 August 2014

A nice walk around however as we approached the other side that ends up on the road the trail became a stream! Be ready to take off hiking shoes and wade through the water!

1  Thank teakaym
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Reviewed 13 June 2014

Headed here to see the moose. First and foremost, coming in from the east, don't let google maps bring you in over Elbow and Old Turnpike off of 100 unless you are in an ATV! Go all the way to Chittenden. The view was great...More

2  Thank Penny S
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Ohiobruce42
3 October 2017|
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Response from Wayne179 | Reviewed this property |
Take Rt 4 from Killington about 8 miles towards Rutland to Meadow Lane Dr (at Sugar and Spice) - Turn right on Meadows Lake Dr - in 1.7 miles (end of road) turn right on Chittenden Rd - go 2.7 miles which then becomes... More
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