21 Strange Hobbies Only People From Vermont Will Appreciate

Hobbies are a great way to relieve stress, meet new people and have a creative outlet to do something we simply enjoy doing in our free time. People all over take part in hobbies like gardening, fishing and reading, but Vermonters are a bit more quirky. Sure, you’ll catch us golfing and trying new recipes, but there are a few things we like to do that are perfectly normal to us, but may raise eyebrows to people from other parts of the world. Here are 21 things we like to do in our free time.

We do what we love here in the Green Mountain State, and we sure do get a lot of questions and comments from people who just don’t get it such as “Why don’t you make maple syrup year ’round? You’re sitting on a potential gold mine.” Ay-yuh. Here are 13 questions you can only answer if you’re from Vermont.