Sterling Forest – Stowe
Follow Sterling Valley Road to the Sterling Forest parking lot.
Total Miles: 10 — Ride Duration: 1-3 hours
Beginners should start at the Sterling Falls Gorge Parking lot and cross the bridge to the trailhead on the right; ride past the pond to enjoy Maple Run out and back. Intermediates will enjoy a quick ride on Split Rock trail which begins 0.25 mi back on Sterling Valley Rd.; or riding out Maple Run, climbing the Billings Rd. single and doubletrack, and back on the Catamount Trail (Eight Bridges trail). Advanced riders can add the challenging Lauren’s Loop and Peak-A-View loop at the top of Billings Rd., returning on the Catamount Trail (Eight Bridges).