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Note that early editions do not have Divisions

Edition Year Comments Cover Front Div I Div II Div III Div IV Div V Div VI Div VII Div VIII Div IX Div X Div XI Div XII Back
1 1917
Intro Bennington
Prospect Rock to Bennington
Stratton
Stratton Mtn Trail
Killington
Killington Peak Region
Presidents
Montclair Glen to Birch Glen
Camel's Hump
Bolton to Camel's Hump
Mansfield
Johnson to Mansfield
Bylaws and Membership
2 1920
Front, Preface, etc Bennington
Prospect Rock to Bennington
Bromley
Lake Griffith to Stratton Mtn
Killington
Mt Carmel to East Clarendon
Breadloaf
Emily Proctor Lodge to Mt Carmel
Presidents
Birch Glen Lodge to Breadloaf Mtn
Camel's Hump
Bolton Mtn to Stark Mtns
Mansfield
Johnson to Lake Mansfield
Info
3 1921
Front, Preface, etc Bennington
Prospect Rock to Mass Line
Breadloaf
Emily Proctor Lodge to Mt Carmel
Bromley
Lake Griffith to Stratton Mtn
Camel's Hump
Bolton Mtn to Stark Mtns
Clarendon
East Clarendon to Lake Griffith
Killington

Mt Carmel to East Clarendon
Presidents
Birch Glen Lodge to Breadloaf Mtn
Mansfield
Johnson to Lake Mansfield
GMC
4 1922
Front Bennington
Prospect Rock to Mass Line
Bromley
Lake Griffith to Stratton Mtn
Clarendon
East Clarendon to Lake Griffith
Killington
Mt Carmel to East Clarendon
Breadloaf
Emily Proctor Lodge to Mt Carmel
Presidents
Birch Glen Lodge to Breadloaf Mtn
Camel's Hump
Bolton Mtn to Stark Mtns
Mansfield
Johnson to Lake Mansfield
Blazes

End Notes
5 1924
Front Bennington
Prospect Rock to Mass Line
Bromley
Bromley Mtn to Stratton Mtn
Clarendon
East Clarendon to Lake Griffith
Killington
Mt Carmel to East Clarendon
Breadloaf
Emily Proctor Lodge to Mt Carmel
Presidents
Birch Glen Lodge to Breadloaf Mtn
Camel's Hump
Bolton Mtn to Stark Mtns
Mansfield
Johnson to Lake Mansfield
Building
To Belvidere Mtn
Blazes

The Club
6 1924
Front Bennington
Prospect Rock to Mass Line
Bromley
Lake Griffith to Stratton Mtn
Clarendon
East Clarendon to Lake Griffith
Killington
Mt Carmel to Clarendon Camp
Breadloaf
Breadloaf Mtn to Mt Carmel
Presidents
Birch Glen Lodge to Breadloaf Mtn
Camel's Hump
Bolton Mtn to Stark Mtns
Mansfield
Johnson to Bolton Mtn
Towards Canada
Hazen's Notch to Johnson
The Club
7 1928
Extension to Jay Peak built in 1927
Front Bennington
Stratton Mtn to Mass Line
Bromley
Lake Griffith to Prospect Rock
Clarendon
East Clarendon to Lake Griffith
Killington
Mt Carmel to East Clarendon
Breadloaf
Breadloaf Mtn to Mt Carmel
Presidents
Birch Glen Lodge to Breadloaf Mtn
Camel's Hump
Bolton Mtn to Stark Mtns
Mansfield
Johnson to Smugglers' Notch
Almost to Canada
Jay Peak to Hazen's Notch
The Club
8 1930 Canada!
Divisions!
Front Div I
Stratton Mtn to Mass Line
Div H
Lake Griffith to Stratton Mtn
Div G
East Clarendon to Lake Griffith
Div F
Mt Carmel to East Clarendon
Div E
Breadloaf Mtn to Mt Carmel
Div D
Stark Mtns to Breadloaf Mtn
Div C
Camel's Hump: Bolton to Stark Mtns
Div B
Mansfield: Gates Camp to Bolton
Div A
Canada to Gates Camp
The Club
9 1932
Front Div I
Williamstown to Bennington Hwy
Div II
Bennington Hwy to Arlington-Wardsboro Rd
Div III
Arlington-Wardsboro Rd to Mad Tom Camp
Div IV
Mad Tom Camp to East Wallingford Rd
Div V
East Wallingford Rd to Sherburne Pass
Div VI
Sherburne Pass to Brandon-Rochester Hwy
Div VII
Brandon-Rochester Hwy to Cooley Glen Lodge
Div VIII
Cooley Glen Lodge to Birch Glen Lodge
Div IX
Birch Glen Lodge Bolton Lodge
Div X
Bolton Lodge to French Camp
Div XI
French Camp to Tillotson Camp
Div XII
Tillotson Camp to Canadian Border
The Club
10 1935
Foldout map is missing
Front Div I
Williamstown Mass to Bennington Hwy
Div II
Bennington Hwy to Arlington-Wardsboro Rd
Div III
Arlington-Wardsboro Rd to Mad Tom Shelter
Div IV
Mad Tom Shelter to Wallingford Rd
Div V
Wallingford Rd to Sherburne Pass
Div VI
Sherburne Pass to Rochester Hwy
Div VII
Rochester Hwy to Cooley Glen Shelter
Div VIII
Cooley Glen Shelter to Birch Glen Camp
Div IX
Birch Glen Camp to Bolton Lodge
Div X
Bolton Lodge to French Camp
Div XI
French Camp to Tillotson Shelter
Div XII
Tillotson Shelter to Canadian Border
Photos

The Club
11 1937
This edition is sewn; earlier ones were stapled.
Front Div I
Williamstown Mass to Bennington Hwy (VT 9)
Div II
Bennington Hwy to Arlington-Wardsboro Rd
Div III
Arlington-Wardsboro Rd to Mad Tom Shelter
Div IV
Mad Tom Shelter to Wallingford Rd
Div V
Wallingford Rd to Sherburne Pass
Div VI
Sherburne Pass to Rochester Hwy
Div VII
Rochester Hwy to Cooley Glen Shelter
Div VIII
Cooley Glen Shelter to Birch Glen Camp
Div IX
Birch Glen Camp to Bolton Lodge
Div X
Bolton Lodge to French Camp
Div XI
French Camp to Tillotson Shelter
Div XII
Tillotson Shelter to Canadian Border
Photos

The Club
12 1940
Front Div I
Williamstown Mass to Bennington Hwy (VT 9)
Div II
Bennington Hwy to Arlington-Wardsboro Rd
Div III
Arlington-Wardsboro Rd to Mad Tom Shelter
Div IV
Mad Tom Shelter to Wallingford Rd
Div V
Wallingford Rd to Sherburne Pass
Div VI
Sherburne Pass to Rochester Hwy
Div VII
Rochester Hwy to Cooley Glen Shelter
Div VIII
Cooley Glen Shelter to Birch Glen Camp
Div IX
Birch Glen Camp to Bolton Lodge
Div X
Bolton Lodge to French Camp
Div XI
French Camp to Tillotson Camp
Div XII
Tillotson Camp to Canadian Border
Photos

The Club
World War II
13 1947
Front Div I
Williamstown to VT 9
Div II
VT 9 to Arlington-Wardboro Rd
Div III
Arlington-Wardboro Rd to Mad Tom Shelter
Div IV
Mad Tom Shelter to Wallingford Rd
Div V
Wallingford Rd to Sherburne Pass
Div VI
Sherburne Pass to Brandon-Rochester Hwy
Div VII
Brandon-Rochester Hwy to Cooley Glen SHelter
Div VIII
Cooley Glen Shelter to Birch Glen Camp
Div IX
Birch Glen Camp to Bolton Lodge
Div X
Bolton Lodge to French Camp
Div XI
French Camp to Tillotson Camp
XII
Tillotson Camp to Canadian Border
Appdx

GMC
14 1951
Front Div I
Williamstown to VT 9
Div II
VT 9 to Arlington-Wardboro Rd
Div III
Arlington-Wardboro Rd to Mad Tom Shelter
Div IV
Mad Tom Shelter to Wallingford Rd
Div V
Wallingford Rd to Sherburne Pass
Div VI
Sherburne Pass to Brandon-Rochester Hwy
Div VII
Brandon-Rochester Hwy to Cooley Glen SHelter
Div VIII
Cooley Glen Shelter to Birch Glen Camp
Div IX
Birch Glen Camp to Bolton Lodge
Div X
Bolton Lodge to French Camp
Div XI
French Camp to Tillotson Camp
XII
Tillotson Camp to Canadian Border
Appdx

GMC
15 1956
Front Div I
Williamstown to VT 9
Div II
VT 9 to Arlington-Wardboro Rd
Div III
Arlington-Wardboro Rd to Mad Tom Notch
Div IV
Mad Tom Notch to Wallingford Rd (VT 103A)
Div V
Wallingford Rd to Sherburne Pass (US 4)
Div VI
Sherburne Pass to Brandon Gap (VT 115)
Div VII
Brandon Gap to Cooley Glen SHelter
Div VIII
Cooley Glen Shelter to Birch Glen Camp
Div IX
Birch Glen Camp to Bolton Lodge
Div X
Bolton Lodge to French Camp
Div XI
French Camp to Tillotson Camp
XII
Tillotson Camp to Canadian Border
Appdx

Indx
16 1960
50th Anniversary Edition
Front Div I
Williamstown to VT 9
Div II
VT 9 to Arlington-Wardboro Rd
Div III
Arlington-Wardboro Rd to Mad Tom Notch
Div IV
Mad Tom Notch to Wallingford Rd (VT 140)
Div V
Wallingford Rd to Sherburne Pass (US 4)
Div VI
Sherburne Pass to Brandon Gap (VT 73)
Div VII
Brandon Gap to Cooley Glen Shelter
Div VIII
Cooley Glen Shelter to Birch Glen Camp
Div IX
Birch Glen Camp to Bolton Lodge
Div X
Bolton Lodge to French Camp
Div XI
French Camp to Tillotson Camp
XII
Tillotson Camp to Canadian Border
Appdx

Indx
17 1963
Front
History of first 25 years
Div I
Williamstown Mass to Bennington Hwy (VT 9)
Div II
Bennington Hwy to Arlington-Wardsboro Rd
Div III
Arlington-Wardsboro Rd to Mad Tom Notch
Div IV
Mad Tom Notch to Wallingford Rd (VT 140)
Div V
Wallingford Rd to Sherburne Pass (US 4)
Div VI
Sherburne Pass to Brandon Gap (VT 73)
Div VII
Brandon Gap to Cooley Glen Shelter
Div VIII
Cooley Glen Shelter to Birch Glen Camp
Div IX
Birch Glen Camp to Bolton Lodge
Div X
Bolton Lodge to French Camp
Div XI
French Camp to Tillotson Camp
Div XII
Tillotson Camp to Canadian Border
Back
Appendix, Index, Hiking Times
18 1966
Front Div I
Williamstown Mass to Bennington Hwy (VT 9)
Div II
Bennington Hwy to Arlington-Wardsboro Rd
Div III
Arlington-Wardsboro Rd to Mad Tom Notch
Div IV
Mad Tom Notch to Wallingford Rd (VT 140)
Div V
Wallingford Rd to Sherburne Pass (US 4)
Div VI
Sherburne Pass to Brandon Gap (VT 73)
Div VII
Brandon Gap to Cooley Glen Shelter
Div VIII
Cooley Glen Shelter to Birch Glen Camp
Div IX
Birch Glen Camp to Bolton Lodge
Div X
Bolton Lodge to French Camp
Div XI
French Camp to Tillotson Camp
Div XII
Tillotson Camp to Canadian Border
Back
Appendix, Index, Updates from LTN
19 1968
Front Div I
Williamstown Mass to Bennington Hwy (VT 9)
Div II
Bennington Hwy to Arlington-Wardsboro Rd
Div III
Arlington-Wardsboro Rd to Mad Tom Notch
Div IV
Mad Tom Notch to Wallingford Rd (VT 140)
Div V
Wallingford Rd to Sherburne Pass (US 4)
Div VI
Sherburne Pass to Brandon Gap (VT 73)
Div VII
Brandon Gap to Cooley Glen Shelter
Div VIII
Cooley Glen Shelter to Birch Glen Camp
Div IX
Birch Glen Camp to Bolton Lodge
Div X
Bolton Lodge to French Camp
Div XI
French Camp to Tillotson Camp
Div XII
Tillotson Camp to Canadian Border
Back
Appendix, Index
20 1971
Front Div I
Williamstown Mass to Bennington Hwy (VT 9)
Div II
Bennington Hwy to Arlington-Wardsboro Rd
Div III
Arlington-Wardsboro Rd to Mad Tom Notch
Div IV
Mad Tom Notch to Wallingford Rd (VT 140)
Div V
Wallingford Rd to Sherburne Pass (US 4)
Div VI
Sherburne Pass to Brandon Gap (VT 73)
Div VII
Brandon Gap to Cooley Glen Shelter
Div VIII
Cooley Glen Shelter to Birch Glen Camp
Div IX
Birch Glen Camp to Bolton Lodge
Div X
Bolton Lodge to French Camp
Div XI
French Camp to Tillotson Camp
Div XII
Tillotson Camp to Canadian Border
Back
Appendix, Index
21 1977
AT added to Div VI
Front Div I
Mass-VT State Line to Bennington Hwy (VT 9)
Div II
Bennington Hwy to Arlington-Wardsboro Rd
Div III
Arlington-Wardsboro Rd to Mad Tom Notch
Div IV
Mad Tom Notch to Wallingford Rd (VT 140)
Div V
Wallingford Rd to Sherburne Pass (US 4)
Div VI
Sherburne Pass to Brandon Gap (VT 73) and AT
Div VII
Brandon Gap to Cooley Glen Shelter
Div VIII
Cooley Glen Shelter to Birch Glen Camp
Div IX
Birch Glen Camp to Bolton Lodge
Div X
Bolton Lodge to French Camp
Div XI
French Camp to Tillotson Camp
Div XII
Tillotson Camp to Canadian Border
Back
Appendix, Index
22 1983
Front Div I
Mass-VT State Line to Bennington Hwy (VT 9)
Div II
Bennington Hwy to Arlington-Wardsboro Rd
Div III
Arlington-Wardsboro Rd to Mad Tom Notch
Div IV
Mad Tom Notch to Wallingford Rd (VT 140)
Div V
Wallingford Rd to Sherburne Pass (US 4)
Div VI
Sherburne Pass to Brandon Gap (VT 73) and AT
Div VII
Brandon Gap to Cooley Glen Shelter
Div VIII
Cooley Glen Shelter to Birch Glen Camp
Div IX
Birch Glen Camp to Bolton Mtn
Div X
Bolton Mtn to French Camp
Div XI
French Camp to Tillotson Camp
Div XII
Tillotson Camp to Canadian Border
Back
Appendix, Index
23 1985

75th Anniversary
Front Div I
Mass-VT State Line to Bennington Hwy (VT 9)
Div II
Bennington Hwy to Arlington-Wardsboro Rd
Div III
Arlington-Wardsboro Rd to Mad Tom Notch
Div IV
Mad Tom Notch to Wallingford Rd (VT 140)
Div V
Wallingford Rd to Sherburne Pass (US 4)
Div VI
Sherburne Pass to Brandon Gap (VT 73) and AT
Div VII
Brandon Gap to Cooley Glen Shelter
Div VIII
Cooley Glen Shelter to Birch Glen Camp
Div IX
Birch Glen Camp to Bolton Mtn
Div X
Bolton Mtn to French Camp
Div XI
French Camp to Tillotson Camp
Div XII
Tillotson Camp to Canadian Border
Back
Appendix, Index
The 1996 - 2011 editions are quite similar to the current (2017) edition - except for details about the trail.
Hikers should always use the most up-to-date trail information, as represented by the latest edition of the Guide and update notices in the Long Trail News and on the GMC web site.
24 1996
Extensive changes
Front Div I
Mass-VT State Line to VT 9

VT 9 to Arlington-Wardsboro Rd

Arlington-Wardsboro Rd to Mad Tom Notch

Mad Tom Notch to VT 140

VT 140 to US 4 (Sherburne Pass)

US 4 to VT 73 (Brandon Gap)

VT 73 to Cooley Glen Shelter

Cooley Glen Shelter to Birch Glen Camp

Birch Glen Camp to Bolton Mtn

Bolton Mtn to VT 15

VT 15 (Lamoille River Bridge) to Tillotson Camp

Tillotson Camp to Canadian Border
Back
Appendix, Index, Fold-out maps
25 2003
Dave Blumenthal Watercolors
Front
Mass-VT State Line to VT 9

VT 9 to Stratton-Arlington (Kelley Stand) Rd

Stratton-Arlington Rd to Mad Tom Notch

Mad Tom Notch to VT 140

VT 140 to US 4

US 4 to Brandon Gap

Brandon Gap to Cooley Glen

Cooley Glen to Birch Glen

Birch Glen to Bolton Mtn

Bolton Mtn to Lamoille River

Lamoille River to Tillotson Camp

Tillotson Camp to Canadian Border
Back
Appendix, Index
Drawings
26 2007
Front
Mass-VT State Line to VT 9

VT 9 to Stratton-Arlington (Kelley Stand) Rd

Stratton-Arlington Rd to Mad Tom Notch

Mad Tom Notch to VT 140

VT 140 to US 4

US 4 to Brandon Gap

Brandon Gap to Cooley Glen

Cooley Glen to Birch Glen

Birch Glen to Bolton Mtn

Bolton Mtn to Lamoille River

Lamoille River to Tillotson Camp

Tillotson Camp to Canadian Border
Back
Appendix, Index
27 2011

Mass-VT State Line to VT 9

VT 9 to Stratton-Arlington (Kelley Stand) Rd

Stratton-Arlington Rd to Mad Tom Notch

Mad Tom Notch to VT 140

VT 140 to US 4

US 4 to Brandon Gap

Brandon Gap to Cooley Glen

Cooley Glen to Birch Glen

Birch Glen to Bolton Mtn

Bolton Mtn to Lamoille River

Lamoille River to Tillotson Camp

Tillotson Camp to Canadian Border

Appendix, Index
28 2017

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