Summer fun at

Emerald Lake State Park


Dark woodland trails, a turquoise mountain lake, and one of the most family-friendly campground in Vermont. Welcome to Emerald Lake!

Quick Facts: 

Activities: swimming, hiking, camping Open: late-May to mid-October Fees: $4 adults, $2 kids Dogs: Yes, on leash Camping: 66 tent/RV sites 37 lean-tos Dogs: On-leash, but not on the beach


There are more than 100 campsites perched on a wide ledge on the west side of Emerald Lake in Vermont. Reserve your spot in one of three camping loops, each with a trail to the lake.


The Emerald Lake trails are very quiet and secluded. - Lake Trail: Hugs the lake - Vista Trail: Climbs the ridge with beautiful views - Meadow Trail: Wildflowers everywhere!

Keep in Touch!

Vermont Explored is dedicated to providing Vermont travel advice for the adventurous soul!