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Good By-way through Vermont southern drive

Nice scenic drive along the southern route to or from the Brattleboro area. There is a scenic view... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Fremont, Ohio

Found the Molly Stark Trail by complete chance when looking for something to do for a day drive... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
Boston, Massachusetts
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A 40-mile scenic drive between Bennington and Brattleboro.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
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Bennington, VT
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice scenic drive along the southern route to or from the Brattleboro area. There is a scenic view with a shop midway through the ride which is worth the stop. The shop has everything from maple syrup and cheese to the local spirit libations. There...More

1  Thank Rhodehouse1003
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Found the Molly Stark Trail by complete chance when looking for something to do for a day drive. Trail has many places to stop and take in the scenery and sights! Hogback Mountain was very pretty!

1  Thank CMC_2012
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Took this route from Bennington VT... About 1-1/2 hours to Brattleboro. Nice scenery and small towns along the way. It was raining that day so we didn't get much of a chance to get outside...still very nice ride.

1  Thank Jan D
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We found this route one year when we were traveling home from New Hampshire. We enjoy driving through for the scenary and fall foliage. There are places to pull over for viewing as well as some covered bridges and antiques and gift shops with vermont...More

1  Thank Deb D
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Scenic and Historical. Be sure to stop in Wilmington to see statue of Molly Stark - quite interesting. And stop at Hogback Mountain for great views as well as pick up some Vermont Distillery "specials!"

1  Thank erwretired
Reviewed 28 August 2016

This is a very pretty route with mountains and rivers on each side. If you stop at Hogback Mountain, you get incredible views.

5  Thank mouseHerts
Reviewed 5 June 2016

A nice, scenic drive that i used to take to get to Route 100. I still don't understand why they call it the "Molly Stark Trail." Molly didn't do anything but keep the home fires burning while husband John was off fighting at Bunker Hill...More

1  Thank Howland_Owl
Reviewed 12 October 2015

What a nice drive, with beautiful scenery, plenty of places to stop along the way, and a great chance to see so much of southern Vermont, and the great people who live there. Wonderful drive!

1  Thank TonyCastignetti
Reviewed 5 October 2015

This is a very scenic trail during fall foliage. We chose to do it because it was a rainy day and couldn't hike. Beautiful!!

Thank Scuba_Kim_8
Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

My husband and I drove headed towards Bennington. Nice drive. Stopped at the Hogback overlook. Really took our time and enjoyed the stop. Loved the gift shop. Best prices on the maple products that we had seen in the area.

7  Thank vcedell
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8 October 2015|
Response from Howland_Owl |
Gift shop? It is a road.