Attractions

Top Choice Canyon in Woodstock & Quechee Village

Quechee Gorge

Lurking beneath US 4, less than a mile east of Quechee Village, the gorge is a 163ft-deep scar that cuts about 3000ft along a stream that you can view from a bridge or easily access by footpaths from the road. A ser…
Top Choice Farm in Central Vermont

Cedar Circle Farm

This lovely roadside organic farm and education center offers visitors a chance to wander through its lush fields of produce in search of pick-your-own strawberries, blueberries, flowers and pumpkins, with breaks in…
Farm in Woodstock & Quechee Village

Billings Farm & Museum

A mile north of Woodstock's village green, this historic farm founded by 19th-century railroad magnate Frederick Billings delights children with hands-on activities related to old-fashioned farm life. Farm animals, …
Park in Woodstock & Quechee Village

Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park

Built around the historic home of early American conservationist George Perkins Marsh, Vermont's only national park examines the relationship between land stewardship and environmental conservation. The estate's 20…
Brewery in Middlebury

Woodchuck Cidery

Vermont's largest producer of hard cider offers free tastes at its state-of-the-art production facility 2 miles north of downtown Middlebury. Choose any four flavors from its current lineup of over a dozen, from cla…
Farm in Middlebury

Champlain Orchards

This century-old orchard 16 miles southwest of Middlebury sells sweet and hard cider year-round, with pick-your-own cherries, peaches, plums and berries starting in June. Its busiest season is fall, when more than 1…
Museum in Central Vermont

Montshire Museum of Science

Play a musical fence. Study leaf-cutter ants in action. Wander a riverside trail. And view current images from the Hubble telescope. Yep, the hands-on exhibits at the family-friendly Montshire are darn cool, and the…
Historic Site in Central Vermont

President Calvin Coolidge State Historic Site

Plymouth Notch, where President Calvin Coolidge grew up, still looks much as it did a century ago, with homes, barns, a church, a one-room schoolhouse and a general store gracefully arrayed among old maples on a buc…
Farm in Central Vermont

Plymouth Artisan Cheese

Set in the bucolic hamlet of Plymouth Notch, birthplace of President Calvin Coolidge, this small operation produces a traditional farmhouse cheddar known as granular curd cheese, whose distinctively sharp tang and g…
Wildlife Reserve in Woodstock & Quechee Village

VINS Nature Center

This science center near Quechee houses two dozen species of raptors, ranging from the tiny, 3oz saw-whet owl to the mighty bald eagle. The birds that end up here have sustained permanent injuries that prevent them …