10 Incredible

scenic byways 

in vermont

Looking for your next scenic drive in Vermont? Gorgeous Vermont scenery? Opportunities for outdoor recreation? Here are 10 Vermont Scenic Byways for your next road trip.

Connecticut River Byway

A journey on this meandering stretch of pavement includes far-reaching river views, historic river towns and cities, and acres of fertile farmland.

Crossroads of Vermont Byway

This 41-mile Vermont road trip travels from east to west through the middle of the state, traversing the Green Mountains.

Green Mountain Byway

The Green Mountain Byway starts in Waterbury and travels north through Stowe, Morrisville, Johnson, and Cambridge. 

Lake Champlain Byway

On this road trip along Lake Champlain, you will explore Vermont’s biggest lake and biggest city with both the Adirondacks and the Green Mountains as a backdrop. 

Mad River Byway

If you are looking for a fantastic day trip, the Mad River Byway is perfect. It takes you through the mountain towns of Warren, Waitsfield, and Middlesex.

Molly Stark Byway

The Molly Stark Byway begins in Bennington and travels through the Green Mountains on Route 9 through Woodford and Wilmington, ending in Brattleboro.

Northeast Kingdom Byway

The Northeast Kingdom is one of the wildest places in Vermont and some of the most beautiful landscapes in the country.

Scenic Route 100 Byway

If you can only choose Vermont road trip, drive Route 100 from Wilmington north to Granville. Yankee Magazine called this route the best foliage drive in New England.

Shires of Vermont Byway

This pastoral road trip takes through a narrow valley between the Taconic Mountains to the west and the Green Mountains to the east.

Stone Valley Byway

The Stone Valley Byway, where you will learn about America's most noted marble and slate quarries on your way to the historic town of Hubbardton.

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