Vermont Bucket List ~ Central Region

Heading to the middle of Vermont today. This will be the final bucket list post for a bit as we take a trip of our own next week to Kansas City and will have things to report on when we return!

Addison

  • Chminey Point State-Owned Historic Site: Historic site located along a peninsula that juts into Lake Champlain.

Bristol

  • Bartlett Falls: Small block waterfall with a swimming hole.

Cabot

  • Cabot Creamery Visitors Center: Come taste this famous Vermont cheddar cheese.

Duxbury

  • Camel’s Hump State Park: Enjoy several hiking trails around this mountain.

Ferrisburgh

  • Button Bay State Park: Park located on the shores of Lake Champlain.

Granville

  • Moss Glen Falls: Beautiful waterfall just off the road.

Groton

  • Kettle Pond State Park: Camp in this wooded area with trails near the pond.

Hubbardton

  • Hubbardton Battlefield State Historic Site: Site of the only Revolutionary War battle fought entirely on Vermont soil.

Killington

  • Gifford Woods State Park: Hike a portion of the Appalachian Trail in this park.

Montpelier

  • Vermont Statehouse: Tour the seat of Vermont’s government.

Norwich

  • Montshire Museum of Science: Hands on science museum with over 100 exhibits.

Orwell

  • Mount Independence State Historic Site: Played a major role in the Revolutionary War.

Pittsford

  • New England Maple Museum: Explore the world of maple syrup.

Plymouth

  • Coolidge State Park: Enjoy sweeping mountain valley views from this park.
  • President Calvin Coolidge State Historic Site: Visit the childhood home of President Calvin Coolidge.

Proctor

  • Vermont Marble Museum: Explore the history of this marble stone factory.

Quechee

  • Quechee State Park: Beautiful park that looks over a gorge area.
  • VINS Nature Center: Take in their fun forest canopy walk.

South Royalton

  • Joseph Smith Birthplace Memorial Historic Site: Birthplace of the founder of the Mormon faith.

Vergennes

  • Lake Champlain Maritime Museum: Learn the history of Lake Champlain.

Waitsfield

  • Madsonian Museum of Industrial Design: Explores how the industrial worlds as evolved over time.

Warren

  • Warren Falls: Short path leads to step falls.

Waterbury

  • Ben and Jerry’s Factory: Explore the history of this famous ice cream brand.

Weathersfield

  • Wilgus State Park: Hike the Pinnacle Trail along the Connecticut River.

Windsor

  • American Precision Museum: Birthplace of the precision tool industry.
  • Mount Ascutney State Park: One of Vermont’s first state parks, this park offers sweeping mountain views.
  • Old Constitution House State Historic Site: Birthplace of the Republic of Vermont and the state constitution.

Woodbury

  • Blake Falls: Gorgeous waterfall off of a reservoir.

All attractions found in the 2020 Vermont Summer/Fall Vacation Guide.

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