Vermont Rail Trails

Trail Section Maps – Missisquoi Valley Rail Trail

Missisquoi Valley Rail Trail

Explore booming mountain views, and quintessential New England villages.

A family walking their dog on the Vermont rail trails in the snow.

Trail Section Maps

Trail Segments

Planning Your Visit

The Missisquoi Valley Rail Trail (MVRT) is a hidden gem set within the rolling hills along the Missisquoi River. This multi-use trail offers a wide variety of year-round user experiences. There are 6 official trailheads along the route creating opportunities for an out and back or point to point ride.

St. Albans to Sheldon Junction

Open, quiet farmland from St. Albans to Green’s Corners. Beautiful wetlands and pines with some residential areas from Green’s Corners to Sheldon Springs. Few road crossings, mostly of gravel roads.

Enosburgh Falls to Richford

The trail parallels the Missisquoi River with outstanding views. The landscape offers a nice mix of sunny farmland, shaded forests, and quiet wetlands. Good segment for bird watchers. Multiple crossings of VT 105.

Sheldon Junction to Enosburgh Falls

The trail parallels the Missisquoi River offering scenic views of river rapids, quiet pools, working farms, and Jay Peak. Look for fox, deer, and other wildlife. Three crossings of VT 105.



Vermont Rail Trails*** May 23, 2023