Where-to List       

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   Boulder Beach (swim, kayak rentals) 

   Groton State Forest Nature Center & Trails

   Hike/Picnic to Owl's Head  

   Hike Trails: to Big Deer, Little Deer, Silver Ledge, around Kettle Pond or Osmore Pond  

   Walk/Bike on the Cross Vermont Trail (former railroad bed) to/from: Kettle Pond, Stillwater, Ricker's Pond, Upper Valley Grill, Groton Village, Alley's Market  

   Kayak or Canoe on the Connecticut River

   Groton Grower's Market (Summer Saturdays 9 - 1:00, monthly during winter)

   Danville Farmer's Market (June- Oct 1st, Wednesdays 9-1:00)

   Play tennis at Blue Mountain Union School

   Cabot Creamery, Cabot

   Old Church Theater, Bradford

   Great Vermont Corn Maze, North Danville (August October)

   Maple Farms: Bragg Farm, East Montpelier; Goodrich Farm, Cabot ; Morse Farm, Montpelier  

   Snowshoe Farm Alpacas, Peacham   

   Check local Libraries for books and programs: Groton Library, Wells River Library, Peacham Library

 

Under an hour

   Connecticut Valley Activities  

   Rock of Ages, Barre Granite Quarry Visitor Center  

   Vermont Granite Museum, Barre

   Bedell Bridge State Park , Haverill, NH on the Connecticut River

   Vermont Mountaineers Baseball, Montpelier college league baseball  

   Vermont State House, Montpelier

   Vermont Historical Society Museum, Montpelier

   Unadilla Theater in Calais

   Lost Nation Theater in Montpelier

   Barre Opera House in Barre

   Court Street Arts at Alumni Hall, Haverhill, NH

   Dog Mountain and Chapel near St. Johnsbury

   Catamount Arts Center Events and Exhibitions in St. Johnsbury

   Fairbanks Museum and Planetarium, St. Johnsbury Natural History    

   St. Johnsbury Athenaeum,  public library and art gallery

 

An Hour or So

   Mountain Bike at Kingdom Trails in East Burke

   Ben & Jerry's Factory, Waterbury  

   Stowe and Mt. Mansfield (check out Gondola ride)

   Bald Hill Fish Culture Station (Fish Hatchery) West Burke, VT

   VINS (Vermont Institute of Natural Science), Quechee, VT

   Quechee Gorge State Park, Quechee, VT - Vermont's Grand Canyon  

   Montshire Museum, Hanover, NH Science Park & Museum  

   Dartmouth's Hood Museum of Art, Hanover, NH  

   Simon Pierce Glassblowers, Quechee  

   Enfield Shaker Museum, Enfield, NH

   Trains around Vermont, White River or Montshire Museum

   Lake Memphremagog Boat Cruise, Newport

   Lake Champlain Ferry, Burlington 

   Echo Lake Aquarium and Science Center, Burlington Waterfront 

   Shelburne Museum Museum Village  

 

Also:

   Vermont Farms (Central East) Open to the Public

   Vermont Farms Open (Northeast) to the Public  

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