National Scenic Byways and Other Recreational Drives

Vermont
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Pleasure driving is a popular activity on the Green Mountain National Forest, especially during the fall foliage season. Roads are often busy with both tourist and through traffic, so remember to drive defensively. If you want a closer look at a beautiful view, take time to pull safely off the road and let other traffic pass. Be especially alert for wildlife crossing roads.

Bridges of Bennington County

Vermont has the highest concentration of covered bridges, and some of the most beautiful are here.

Routes in the Green Mountain National Forest

Pleasure Driving is a popular outdoor activity in the Forest. People just like to get out on a winding country road and enjoy the scenery. The Green Mountain National Forest has several roads well suited for this type of adventure. For more information on specific routes see Green Mountain National Forest - Sightseeing: Auto Tours & Fall Foliage.




Published: 28 Apr 2002 | Last Updated: 15 Sep 2010
Details mentioned in this article were accurate at the time of publication

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