Tag Archives: Pine Hill Park

Carriage Trail

12-HOUR TREKS  |  By Kris Smith Rutland is for outdoor lovers, from the crunchy granola types to the spandex-wearing fitness gurus and everyone in between. It’s a gateway city to…

Balance in Pine Hill Park: Thawing out and ready for summer

COVER STORY  |   By JOHN SHRMEK Tucked away just over a mile from the heart of Rutland City is Pine Hill Park, the perfect tranquil destination for those looking to…

Winter at Pine Hill Park

By PATRICK GRIFFIN RUT YOU SEE The lakes around us may seem unspoiled, the woods virgin, the hills unexplored. But then you trip over an old stone wall, see the…

Strange visitors: Rutland’s Pine Hill Mystery

By CHAD ABRAMOVICH OBSCURE VERMONT Saturday, April 21, 1934. Rutland, Vt. Raymond Webster, 14, is walking around Pine Hill woods when he finds a newspaper protruding oddly from the ground. But…

Spring loaded: The Reader Outdoor Guide

The sun is up, the sky is blue. So why the heck are you still inside? Get off the couch with our roundup of some of the area’s best springtime activities. A…

Dog saves boy from cougar

By THE PLAID CREW RUTLAND — A local teenager is resting comfortably today after a potentially dangerous encounter with a cougar over the weekend. Jeremy Richmond, 19, of Rutland was…