11 Fascinating Facts About Vermont You Probably Never Knew

We’re smart and quirky, and we certainly know a thing or two about DIY. Vermont may be on the map for things like maple syrup, artisan cheeses, craft beer and, of course, Bernie Sanders, but there is much more to the 802 than meets the eye. We’ve gathered some fascinating facts about VT that make us smile from ear to ear at how cool we really are, and we think you’ll agree. Be sure to add your favorite Vermont facts in the comments below!

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

If you enjoy these fascinating facts about VT, let’s set the record straight on whether there are more cows in Vermont than people. Here are some interesting facts, but know that once upon a time, yes, there were more cows than people. But see what else we found!