HOME > LANDING-PAGES > RECREATION > HIKING > KNIGHT-POINT
KNIGHT POINT

Knight Point State Park, North Hero

2. KNIGHT POINT
North Hero
Round trip: 1 mile
Hike Time: 30 minutes
Directions: Knight Point State Park is four miles north of Grand Isle Village and three miles south of North Hero Village on US Route 2. Click to map.

A trail loops around the point and offers scenic lake and shore vistas, plus intimate opportunity for close-up nature and forest viewing. A connecting path cuts through the meadow for those wishing to shorten the walk. Both trails are wide and easy to follow.

The land you can see south of Knight Point is Grand Isle. The channel between the islands is known as “The Gut” and is one of only three navigable routes between the main body of Lake Champlain, and the lake’s “inland sea,” east of the drawbridge. Because it is spanned by a draw bridge, this is the only passage suitable for sailboats and large cruisers. There is usually plenty of boat traffic to watch from the beach.
Find the perfect state park that has all the amenities you need.

Find A Park

Whether you're making camping reservations, deciding on a hike or trying to find information on each park, start at the park finder.

Knight Point Map Download

Knight Point Guide

This map & guide provides extra information, including day use amenities, hiking trails, and sightseeing around the area.

Green Mountain Club logo over map contour lines.

Trail Maps & Guides

Having the most recent version of trail maps and guides is imperative to a safe and memorable hike. Be sure to stock up on information prior to your hike.

Vermont Life 2018 Calendar and Vermont Vacation Guide.

Stay & Play Directory

Find attractions, events, lodging, dining and destinations that will match what you're looking for.

Official Vermont Vacation Guide - Summer 2017 cover.

Free Vermont Vacation Guide

Also available online, the Vermont Vacation Guide is filled with great content to steer your Vermont visit in the right direction.