Crossroad of Vermont Byway

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The Crossroad of Vermont Byway follows the east-west roadway of US Route 4 that literally crosses the state’s Green Mountains from Rutland to Hartford. Travelers get a unique glimpse into the qualities that define Vermont as one of the most beautiful states in the country, finding the charm that one expects and the scenic and natural qualities that enhance that experience.

The Crossroad of Vermont Byway includes quaint New England towns and villages where early architectural styles abound. Still evident is the influence of Vermont’s early industrial history in marble, milling, railroad systems and agriculture which helped the towns along this byway grow and prosper. Today new commerce blends in with the old, and vibrant communities celebrating their arts, culture, and history welcome visitors year round.Recreational resources abound all along the Byway, for both the most active or more passive traveler.  Killington and Mendon provide four-season mountain activities, and there are hundreds of scenic views along the Ottauquechee River and the spine of the Green Mountains.

Today new commerce blends in with the old, and vibrant communities celebrating their arts, culture, and history welcome visitors year round. Recreational resources abound all along the Byway, for both the most active, as well as the more passive traveler.

Click here for a printable map: Crossroads of Vermont Byway Map

Recreational
Resources Abound

Recreational resources abound all along the Byway, for both the most active or more passive traveler.  Killington and Mendon provide four-season mountain activities, and there are hundreds of scenic views along the Ottauquechee River and the spine of the Green Mountains. Enjoy a concert under a gazebo, picnic next to a mountain stream or, hike the Appalachian Trail, ski, bike ride or golf.   Visit galleries and museums. Taste the local fresh foods and enjoy the local brews. Something can be found for everyone throughout the year. With so much of Vermont captured on the Crossroad of Vermont Byway, this unique 50-mile roadway provides the traveler the ease to experience that which truly represent a microcosm of Vermont.

For more information please visit www.vermont-byways.us

or the other Chambers of Commerce along the byway:

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