10 Amazing Places To Stop On A Route 100 Road Trip In Vermont
One of the most beautiful roads in the country stretches 216 miles north to south through Vermont. Route 100 travels through 33 quaint villages and miles of pristine countryside. And there are so many great places to stop and visit. The best stops on Route 100 in Vermont are listed in this article, so the next time you find yourself cruising along Route 100 stop by these great gems. The route features stunning landscapes; it follows the rivers and mountains making it the perfect road to take a long scenic drive. Here are ten incredible places worth stopping for the next time you take a Route 100 road trip.
Have you ever visited any of these great places? What are your favorite things to do on route 100 in Vermont? You can also stop by one of the many ski resorts nearby and take a scenic chairlift ride to see the sights from above.
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Where are the best bakeries in Vermont?
Vermont may be a small state but that has no effect on finding amazing bakeries throughout the Green Mountain State. In fact, there are some absolutely divine bakeshops in VT. For starters, Burlington has some of the best bakeries in all of Vermont. Try out Barrio Bakery, August First Bakery, and Monarch & the Milkweed. Montpelier also has some phenomenal bakeries and cafes. Check out Bohemian Bakery and Birchgrove Baking. There are countless other fabulous bakeries throughout Vermont, but these places are hard to beat. If you're looking for more bakeries then check out our piece on the 7 best bakeries in Vermont that will leave your mouth watering.
What are the best little known attractions in Vermont?
We all know some of the more well-known attractions in Vermont, like our state parks, popular swimming holes, and mountain hikes, but perhaps few know about these equally interesting little-known attractions in Vermont: 1) Mount Independence in Orwell. Visit this place to learn more about Vermont history and see a beautiful old Vermont town. 2) Norman Rockwell Exhibit in Arlington. Stop by this little roadside attraction and learn about the famous modern painter who lived in Vermont. 3) The Chapel at the von Trapp Family Lodge. This quaint chapel is located on one of the walking paths at the gorgeous Trapp Family Lodge in Stowe.
What are the best road trips in Vermont?
Well it's quite difficult to imagine a better Vermont road trip than Route 100 but here are a few more if you are still looking for more options in Vermont. Our pick for the best road trip in Vermont is a beautiful mini road trip that is a two-hour drive through the Notch of Mt. Mansfield along Vermont Route 108 from Stowe to Jeffersonville, which may be the most beautiful drive in all of Vermont. And check out our other favorite road trips. Happy road trippin’!