There is no designated parking. Street parking may be available on Mount Pleasant Road or on Cliff Street. There are two trailheads visible from the road, but neither is marked. One has a gate.
A short hike to stunning views, right in the center of St. Johnsbury
People have been hiking up Observatory Knob since the 1880s. It’s the highest point in St. Johnsbury and located within walking distance of downtown. Visitors are rewarded with panoramic views after a short hike through woods and meadows.