1,673 ft / 510 m

#1,281 in Vermont

#61,315 in United States


286 ft / 87 m

#131 in Vermont

#9,914 in United States


16 summits

#89 in Vermont

#2,068 in United States

Top climbing months

October   18%

April   12%

May   12%

Most climbed route

The Ridge Trail


  • Putney Mountain is in Windmill Ridge Nature Preserve.
  • Panoramic views cover ski areas at Bromley, Snow and Stratton Mountains, as well as the wind farm at Searsburg which is 30 miles away.
  • Ridge contains rock that was once ocean bottom. The summit rock of Putney contains small garnets.
  • Thousands of raptors are seen during the Fall Hawk Watch from the summit of Putney. The ridge is also an important north-south route for the movement of medium and large mammals.