Vermont Scenic Drives: Overview Tour

Waitsfield – Jerusalem – Hinesburg- Shelburne – Vergennes – Middlebury – Brandon – Rochester – Waitsfield

(Driving Time Without Stops: 4 hours, 144 miles)

Mountain vistas and scenery, Lake Champlain, Lake Dunmore Shelburne Farms, rural roads renowned for color, waterfalls. Drive includes high profile area for moose spotting!

  • Starting at Junction of Route 100/Route 17 in Waitsfield Route 17 to Jerusalem (over the Appalachian Gap)
  • Route 116 to Hinesburg Shelburne Falls Road to Shelburne (home of Shelburne Farms & the Shelburne Museum
  • Route 7 to Vergennes Continue on Route 7 to Middlebury (home of famed Middlebury College)
  • Route 125 to East Middlebury
  • Route 53 to Lake Dunmore
  • Route 7 to Brandon (home of renowned folk artist Warren Kimble. Excellent lunch option – Caf Provence)
  • Route 73 to Rochester (from Rochester to Waitsfield you drive through the Granville Gulch an area renowned for moose sightings in the late afternoon/early morning)
  • Route 100N to Waitsfield