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Explore Mount Cardigan & These 5 Vermont Fire Towers

Jun 15, 2017 04:22PM ● By Melanie Heisinger

Enjoy a little information about fire towers in New Hampshire and Vermont, as well as some more photos of Mount Cardigan (above).

Many fire towers were built by the Civilian Conservation Corps in the 1930s, and some were built even earlier by the Vermont Timberland Owners Association.

If you're planning a Vermont hike, these five Vermont mountains include fire towers or restored observation decks that offer rewarding views from the summit.

  • Stratton Mountain.
  • Spruce Mountain. 
  • Mount Ascutney. 
  • Bald Mountain. 
  • Elmore Mountain.

Visit to learn more.

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