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Mt. Philo State Park

Charlotte, VT

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The Agency of Natural Resources is currently developing a Long-range management plan (LRMP) for the 232-acre Mount Philo State Park located in the Town of Charlotte. Mt. Philo, Vermont’s oldest state park is dominated by the 968’ Mount Philo with spectacular views of the Lake Champlain valley and the Adirondack Mountains of New York.

An on-line survey has been developed to offer an opportunity for input into this process. To complete the survey go to:

The deadline for submission of survey is April 6, 2014.

Planning Schedule

Public Input
2012 Property base mapping Completed
2012/summer 2013

Compile inventories & data for completion of:

  • Timber assessment
  • Natural community assessment
  • Wildlife/fisheries/water resources assessments
  • Recreation assessment  


June 17, 2013

Public Involvement: Open House           Charlotte Town Hall

Fall 2013 Develop draft plan  
Winter/spring  2014

Public input opportunity (on-line survey)

Deadline for submission of survey is April 6, 2014
February 1 - April 6, 2014
Spring/Summer 2014

Finish development of draft plan.

Public involvement meeting.

Finalize draft plan.

Submit for approval.


For more information, contact:

Lisa Thornton, Stewardship Forester

Dept. of Forests, Parks & Recreation

271 North Main Street, Suite 215

Rutland, VT  05701


Tel: 802/786-3858  Fax: 802/786-3870


Maria Mayer, Parks Regional Manager                                                                                                          Dept. of Forests, Parks & Recreation                                                                                                         271 North Main Street, Suite 215                                                                                                                        Rutland, VT  05701                                                                                                                                    email:













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