Trout River Forest offers 160± acres of mixed field and forest spanning an elevated plateau between Hannah Clark Brook and the Trout River. The property is situated just a few minutes east of Montgomery Center and is readily accessible from the south side of Route 242 (Jay Mountain Road) and Cote Road. Several high-quality hay pastures are found embedded in the forest and connected to each other by a series of internal trails. The fields offer total privacy and big open views of the surrounding hills including Little Jay and Big Jay mountains. The forest resource consists of a mix of hardwood and softwood species of varying age-classes with a large stand of hardwood occupying a subtle ridge in the center of the property. Extensive frontage along the Trout River (designated a National Wild and Scenic River) provides an exceptional opportunity for fly fishing and swimming. Hazen’s Notch Association trails occupy privately conserved land to the immediate south of the river. Jay Peak Ski Area is located 15 minutes east of the property. Jay State Forest, VAST snowmobile, Catamount Ski Trail and the Long Trail provide a full array of proximate recreational opportunities. Zoning is rural residential district. The property is located 35 minutes east to Newport and Interstate 91 or one hour south to Stowe/Waterbury and Interstate 89. 



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VT0970