The Rock of Ages Granite Quarry In Vermont Looks Like Something From Another Planet

As we turn the corner and enter the spring season, it’s time to start planning fun things to do outside other than skiing and the other wintertime activities. Hiking, exploring, visiting monuments and parks are all great options in the coming months, but if you are looking for something different, perhaps a bit unusual and otherwordly, look no further than the Rock of Ages Granite Quarry in Barre, Vermont. Visiting this place will make you question its origin and existence. The quarry looks like something from another world due to the fascinating color, water, granite structure, and other features.

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: