A Visitor’s Guide to Granite, Marble and Slate in the Green Mountain State
Abundant deposits of granite, marble and slate have helped develop Vermont’s successful quarrying and manufacturing industry. Many attractions and destinations tied to these valued resources beckon to be explored by visitors looking for historical, artistic, cultural and recreational experiences. The Vermont Stone Trail guide includes descriptions of 95 sites along the trail, including popular destinations such as the Bennington Battle Monument State Historic Site, the Norcross-West Quarry in Dorset and the Rock of Ages Visitor Center in Barre. These and other attractions invite travelers to visit museums and sculpture parks, or explore old quarries on foot or by mountain bike.
The Vermont Stone Trail guide offers maps, photos and descriptions of 95 visitor friendly sites that tell the story of Vermont’s mining industries.
MAP YOUR TRIP ON THE STONE TRAIL
There’s a landmark around every turn. Find geographical locations and descriptions for each site along the Vermont Stone Trail on an easy-to-use Google Map.
Free Vermont Inspiration Guide
Vermont’s annual Inspiration Guide contains trip planning resources including itineraries, regional attractions, and a comprehensive directory. Order your free package and start planning today.
Statewide Events Calendar
Concerts, festivals, theatre, and many more large and small events are happening all over the state. See upcoming events and start planning.
TRAVEL PLANNING DIRECTORY
Vermont is home to unique lodging, world-class recreation, local food, shopping, history and art in beautiful surroundings. Plan your trip with our directory.