We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers: Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The entrance to the Hubbard Park Tower Trail is not well labeled and rather hard to find. It is at one end of a parking lot behind some city buildings. You may need to stop at the visitors center for a map of the area....More
I found the trails to be poorly marked and confusing to get around. We would not have been able to find the Tower if somebody had not guided us right to it. The tower itself is pretty cool and was worth finding but the views...More
I couldn’t find online or in other reviews the easiest way exactly to get to the observation tower. So here it is: park at the intersection of Parkside Dr and Hubbard Park Dr. When I parked I met some of the neighbors who told me...More
This park contains several miles of trails through forested hills, which makes for a perfect morning or afternoon stroll! We decided to hike to The Tower. The trails were very smooth and well-kept, and are not very difficult to hike. Once at The Tower, we...More
Close to the heart of Montpelier, this heavily wooded park is a great place to burn a little energy climbing through the forest. Excellent to visit both in the summer or winter. Easy to moderate trails can be hiked in any comfortable shoes. Free and...More
To access the observation tower, you can climb for 30 minutes behind the capitol building, or drive up and walk less than 10 minutes on a gently sloping trail. After climbing almost 70 steps, the views from the top of the tower were disappointing because...More
We hiked from the capitol building to the look out tower. Ground was covered with snow, but the trails were nicely packed. Lots of unleashed dogs, which didn't bother me a bit, but might bother some. Trails aren't marked well, but it's a pretty small...More