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Vermont FKT Routes

by | Sep 15, 2023 | Routes

Vermont’s trails have a bustling FKT scene, and the percentage of women’s FKTs shows it. Of the 48 posted routes and variations, just 22 don’t have posted women’s times yet (45.8%). Plenty of opportunity still remains for women to go out and snag an FKT.

In 2022, the women crushed the men for claiming FKTs, setting 18 of the 25 total (72%). One was posted by a mixed team (4%) and six by men (24%).

If you want to set an FKT on a route that does not have a posted women’s FKT, you should search for known times on Strava and Google. 

The Long Trail Running Club also maintains a list of FKTs.

Route NameDistance in milesElevation GainPosted Women's FKT?Best Women's Time
Camel's Hump: Ascent2.32230Yes49m 36s
Stowe Pinnacle 3.51525No
Elmore Mountain4.01213Yes1h 1m23s
Vertical Kilometer Mt Mansfield 4.83500Yes1h 11m 8s
Camel's Hump: Burrow's Up & Down 4.92230Yes1h 39m22s
Equinox Mountain 5.12700Yes1h 28m26s
Toonerville Rail Trail 5.7141No
Battell Trail6.12462No1h 31m44s
Springfield Reservoir Circumnavigation 8.1620No
Mt Mansfield 9.03000No
Camel's Hump: Bamforth Ridge/Long Trail Ascent 9.91857No
Camel's Hump: Bamforth Ridge/Long Trail Up & Down 11.34672Yes4h 52m52s
Worcester Range 13.45364Yes5h 11m35s
Mount Ascutney: Futures Out & Back 13.65341Yes3h 51m18s
Mt Washington Mt Mansfield Mt Greylock Challenge15.68606Yes12h 29m 0s
Lamoille Valley Rail Trail: St Johnsbury - Danville 16.159Yes2h 8m 53s
Long Trail: Bolton - Mansfield 16.46266Yes4h 28m 1s
Lamoille Valley Rail Trail: Morristown - Cambridge 17.5153Yes
Bolton Backcountry Round 18.34610Yes4h 35m 1s
Honey Hump19.35394No
Kingdom Heritage Trail 19.43880Yes5h 57m 39s
Monroe Skyline Gap-to-Gap-to-Gap 20.75800Yes6h 1m 24s
Vermont 4000ers: Just The Peaks 20.710702Yes10h 23m14s
Glastenbury/West Ridge Loop 21.74450Yes5h 19m 10s
Green Mountains Presidential Traverse - Vermont Presi 24.17265No
Mount Ascutney: Triple Loop 24.28400No
Camel's Hump: 4 Humped Camel 25.111450Yes9h 29m50s
Mt.Mansfield - Camel's Hump Challenge 26.99406Yes9h 49m 31s
Mount Ascutney: All 5 Trails Up & Down29.612769No
Grand Isle Loop 31.11506Yes4h 16m26s
Cross-Moosalamoo Trail 35.86503Yes9h 4m54s
Taconic Crest Trail 36.38553Yes8h 19m4s
Cross Rivendell Trail NH37.710367No
VT 9 NEHH 49.215798No
Long Trail: Duxbury Rd - Lincoln Gap 52.213835No
Bayley-Hazen Military Road 67.07406Yes16h 28m 11s
Run Across Vermont77.86640No
Trans-Vermont 88.53175No
Lamoille Valley Rail Trail: Full 95.12215No
Vermont 4000ers: Peaks & Connections118.610702No
Long Trail Side-to-Side 166.156947No
Vermont 200 on 100 209.013078No
Long Trail 249.068400Yes5d 2h37m 0s
New England's 67 4000ers 283.5120935Yes9d 23h 57m 0s
VTXL302.030600No
Catamount Ski Trail Vermont315.045000No
Appalachian Trail (AT): Northbound337.065800No
Triple Tiara (A.K.A. Mini Triple Crown)996.0178825No
Appalachian Trail (AT): Southbound2189.0465000Yes51d 16h 30m 0s
Appalachian Trail (AT): Yo-Yo4378.0930000No
North Country Trail 4600.0No

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