Scenic Drives

Thing To Do Scenic Drives

What’s a Vermont vacation without a few scenic drives? In Bennington, driving to the store can involve passing bucolic farm scenes and crossing iconic red covered bridges. We’ve gathered a few of our favorites here. And remember with so many beautiful mountain vistas, don’t forget to pick up an old-fashioned paper map from a local shop, inn or restaurant. Google maps and our mountains don’t always get along.

Shires of Vermont Byway Map

With a courthouse in both the North and South shires of the county, Bennington County is aptly named The Shires of Vermont” Learn more about the county that we call home and all of its beautiful backroads.

Vermont Fall Foliage Drive – Destination Bennington Vermont

Pinpointing the exact date of peak fall foliage is never an exact science. However this scenic drive covers North and South and varying elevations assuring you plenty of vibrant color along the way.   Photo credit: Tara Schatz


So much to do.