Scenic Driving New England Guide Book

by Stewart M. Green (Falcon Guides)
Scenic Driving New England  by Stewart M. Green

336pp/maps/color & b-w photos
ISBN: 1560445114

Travel through a landscape that lives in the American imagination while touring 28 separate drives through Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire, and Maine. New England is an old land filled with contrast and wonder - rugged coastlines, ragged mountains, broad pastoral valleys, and sprawling cities and small towns - where wild primeval lands lie within comfortable reach of great cities. This guide is an indispensable mile-by-mile highway companion describing almost 2,000 miles of highways and back roads. The drive descriptions are complemented by detailed maps and photos.

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Trails from the "Scenic Driving New England" Guide Book
Displaying trails 1 to 20 of 28.
... Preview: A 27-mile loop that explores the glacier-scoured mountains and rock-bound coast of Acadia National Park. This spectacular scenic drive explores Acadia National Park, New England’s jewel in the nation’ ... From the guidebook "Scenic Driving New England"
Bar Harbor, ME - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 27
... Preview: A 49-mile drive through rolling hills and picturesque country villages in Vermont’s upland region. The route crosses rolling, wooded hills and dales and passes through picture-postcard villages. This ... From the guidebook "Scenic Driving New England"
Groton, VT - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 49
... Preview: The pristine park, covering 201,108 acres or 314 square miles, is rightly called Maine’s Yellowstone. This park, a Katahdin-guarded realm, is a forest primeval that has recovered from the ravages of l ... From the guidebook "Scenic Driving New England"
Millinocket, ME - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 94
... Preview: A 132-mile loop drive through the scenic Berkshire Hills in western Massachusetts. Every New England landscape is found here—thick woodlands punctuated by serene ponds and lakes; ancient, worn hills g ... From the guidebook "Scenic Driving New England"
Pittsfield, MA - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 132
... Preview: A 63-mile loop through scenic hills and valleys on the southern edge of the White Mountains. This 63-mile loop drive, beginning and ending in West Plymouth just west of Plymouth and Interstate 93, tra ... From the guidebook "Scenic Driving New England"
Canaan, NH - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 63
... Preview: A 63-mile scenic route along the historic south shore of Cape Cod Bay and up the Outer Beach along the Atlantic Ocean in Cape Cod National Seashore to Provincetown at the Cape’s northern tip. Like a f ... From the guidebook "Scenic Driving New England"
Eastham, MA - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 63
... Preview: A 71-mile scenic route along southeastern Connecticut’s historic coastline. This scenic route traverses 71 miles of southeastern Connecticut’s coastline, passing numerous historic areas and towns, and ... From the guidebook "Scenic Driving New England"
Westbrook, CT - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 71
... Preview: A 41-mile scenic route along the pastoral Connecticut River Valley between Claremont and Orford in western New Hampshire. The 41-mile Connecticut River Scenic Drive explores some of New Hampshire’s mo ... From the guidebook "Scenic Driving New England"
Hanover, NH - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 41
... Preview: A 55-mile scenic route through Crawford and Franconia notches in the White Mountains. This 55-mile scenic drive begins in Glen, climbs over Crawford Notch, and swings around the mountains to spectacul ... From the guidebook "Scenic Driving New England"
Glen, NH - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 55
... Preview: A 37-mile scenic drive that traverses rugged Grafton Notch in the Mahoosuc Range near the Maine and New Hampshire border. Beginning in Bethel, Maine, and ending in Errol, New Hampshire, this 37-mile s ... From the guidebook "Scenic Driving New England"
Bethel, ME - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 37
... Preview: A 58-mile paved highway that traverses the scenic heart of the White Mountains between Bath and Conway in northern New Hampshire. The White Mountains, encompassing northern New Hampshire, form a brood ... From the guidebook "Scenic Driving New England"
Lincoln, NH - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 58
... Preview: A 35-mile scenic drive in Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom between Lyndonville and Derby Center. The Lake Willoughby drive traverses a scenic and hauntingly beautiful section of northeastern Vermont, cross ... From the guidebook "Scenic Driving New England"
Derby Center, VT - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 35
... Preview: An 81-mile loop around the Ossipee Mountains and the north shores of Lake Winnipesaukee and Squam Lake. The 81-mile Lake Winnipesaukee Scenic Drive follows a series of highways and back roads through ... From the guidebook "Scenic Driving New England"
Center Sandwich, NH - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 81
... Preview: A 34-mile drive over rolling hills and along the placid Lamoille River between St. Johnsbury and Morrisville. The Lamoille River scenic drive runs through pleasant countryside west of St. Johnsbury to ... From the guidebook "Scenic Driving New England"
Hardwick, VT - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 34
... Preview: A 123-mile scenic drive exploring several of the long finger peninsulas jutting into the Atlantic Ocean on Maine’s Mid-Coast. This scenic drive follows several long, fingerlike peninsulas that jut sou ... From the guidebook "Scenic Driving New England"
Wiscasset, ME - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 123
... Preview: An 81-mile loop drive through Middlebury and Brandon gaps in the Green Mountains and across open farmland in the Champlain Valley. The 81-mile Middlebury Loop Drive, beginning in the college town of M ... From the guidebook "Scenic Driving New England"
Brandon, VT - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 81
... Preview: This 57-mile scenic route follows the Mohawk Trail, the first designated scenic road in New England, from Greenfield in the Connecticut River valley to the quaint college town of Williamstown in far n ... From the guidebook "Scenic Driving New England"
Charlemont, MA - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 57
... Preview: A 125-mile scenic route through the Moosehead Lake region, the Moose River valley, and the Kennebec Valley in west-central Maine. Northwestern Maine is a rough, muscular land filled with lakes that po ... From the guidebook "Scenic Driving New England"
Rockwood, ME - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 125
... Preview: A 56-mile loop drive that wanders across wooded hills and up the Housatonic River in northwestern Connecticut’s scenic Litchfield Hills. The North Litchfield Hills scenic drive explores the rural nort ... From the guidebook "Scenic Driving New England"
Canaan, CT - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 56
... Preview: A 61-mile open loop that passes through picturesque villages and hilly countryside in the Piedmont of central Vermont. The 61-mile Quechee-Coolidge Scenic Drive passes through some of Vermont’s finest ... From the guidebook "Scenic Driving New England"
Plymouth Union, VT - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 61