This loop could be explored in a weekend trip or stretched over several days, depending on your interests. The starting point is Montpelier, with the excursion heading southward.
This eTrail is a scenic drive with detailed information on the New England towns of Northfield Falls, Brookfield, Bethel, Pittsfield, Plymouth Union, Ludlow & Bridgewater, Woodstock, South Royalton, Tunbridge, Chelsea, and Barre. Highlights: Covered bridges, Floating Bridge, waterfall, fish hatchery, village greens, Plymouth Notch Historic District, Billing’s Farm, Vermont Raptor Center, “World’s Fair,” Rock of Ages Quarry, chairlift rides and more. (This is the longest outing in the book, covering much of central Vermont.)
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