High-Quality Handcrafted

Southern Vermont is well known for the finely crafted products and innovations that are created within the region. From delicate wines, complex hand crafted beers to exquisite hand crafted furniture. Did you know that one of the largest coat hanger manufacturers in the world calls Bennington VT it's home? Its true. While Vermont is often known for our quality culinary and craft products we are also a state of industry and technical innovation. Explore Southern Vermont's communities and discover all of the interesting and innovative products created by Vermonters. 

A beautiful valley of forested land during peak foliage season.

Forest Heritage Trail

Vermont forests are rich in northern hardwoods, ideal for making fine wooden products. The Forest Heritage Trail helps visitors explore a centrally-located managed forest and visit a variety of woodshops and showrooms making fine furniture, hand-turned bowls, and wooden toys and games.

Marble has played an important role in Vermont stone's history.

Marble Trail

The Vermont Marble Trail is a driving tour along the geological marble corridor running the length of western Vermont. Visitors will find a wealth of historical, artistic and cultural experiences as they visit towns and villages where marble was quarried, manufactured and used in construction.

Vermont travel planner - byways brochure and VAA map.

What to Do

Vermont’s downtowns are home to businesses you'll love. Plan your trip with our directory.