|These directions (not included for Missisquoi Valley Rail Trail) are best used in conjunction with the maps found in the Rebel's Retreat and Otter Creek Wandering Map/Brochure, Bicycling the Champlain Islands guide , Cycle the City! Guide,or the Island Line brochure which you can order online. Loops are also found in the third edition of the Lake Champlain Region Bikeways Map & Guide. Use your browser's Print button to print this page.|
Vermont Theme Loops
Route Directions - Vergennes, Panton & Addison, Vermont Mile Point 0.0 Head South at Vergennes Green - intersection of Main and Green Streets. 0.2 Cross Otter Creek at bottom of hill. 0.3 Turn R on Canal Street immediately after bridge. 0.4 Turn L on West Street - Falls Park on right. 0.7 Turn R on Panton Road. 2.0 Turn R on Basin Harbor Road. 3.1 Hillcrest Campground 3.9 Otter Creek on right. 5.3 Turn R on Kellogg Bay Road (unpaved). 7.0 Turn L on Schoolhouse Road. 8.5 Turn L on Basin Harbor Rd - Basin Harbor Club and Lake Champlain Maritime Museum on right. 8.8 Turn R on Button Bay Road. 9.5 Button Bay State Park 10.7 Turn R on Arnold Bay Road (unpaved for a short section). 12.4 Cross Adams Ferry Road - Turn L on Adams Ferry Road (unpaved) to head back to Vergennes. 13.1 Turn R on Lake Road. 16.1 Yankee Kingdom Orchard and Bakery 19.4 Turn R on Route 17 at West Addison General Store. 19.7 Vermont's Own Products 20.2 D.A.R. State Park 21.1 Hospital Cabins 21.5 Turn L on Route 125E (location of Champlain Bridge, Chimney Point State Historic Site & Bridge Restaurant. 22.0 Sportsmans Cottages 22.4 Griffens Ten Acre Campground 25.3 Turn L on Basin Harbor Road. 26.8 Basin Harbor Road turns into Jersey Street. 30.4 Turn R on Route 17. 31.3 Turn L on Jersey Street (unpaved). 32.5 Turn R on Goodrich Corners Road (unpaved), bear left and continue on Jersey Street (unpaved). 36.8 Bear R on Pease Road. 37.4 Turn R on Panton Road (Burnett's Country Store on left). Traffic can be heavy on Panton Road in early morning and late afternoon. Webster Road is an alternative. 41.8 Turn L on West Street. 42.1 Turn R on Canal Street - Falls Park on left. 42.2 Turn L on 22A and cross Otter Creek. 42.5 Vergennes Green - intersection of Main and Green Streets.
Otter Creek Wandering
Route Directions - Vergennes, Weybridge & Middlebury, Vermont Outer Loop Mile Point 0.0 Head South at Vergennes Green - intersection of Main and Green Streets. 0.2 Cross Otter Creek. 0.7 Strong House B&B 0.8 Turn L on Hopkins Road (unpaved ahead for a short section). 3.0 Turn L on East Road, turns into Otter Creek Road (unpaved mp 4.0 - 7.0). 7.0 Turn L on Route 17. 7.8 Turn R on Route 23. 9.6 Otter Creek 12.7 Weybridge Village 15.6 Turn L on Route 125 to downtown Middlebury. 15.8 Downtown Middlebury - cross Otter Creek. 16.0 Turn L on Seymour Street leaving downtown. 16.3 Turn L at Greg's Meat Market - Train Station. 16.4 Bear R after bridge underpass. 16.9 Cross Pulp Mill Covered Bridge - USE CAUTION. 17.0 Bear R and continue on Morgan Horse Farm Road. 18.3 Morgan Horse Farm 20.5 Cross New Haven River - becomes Pearson Road which has intermittent sections of unpaved surfaces. 23.4 Pearson Road turns into Green Street. 28.5 Vergennes Green - intersection of Main and Green Streets. Middle Segment 0.0 Head South at Vergennes Green - intersection of Main and Green Streets. 0.1 Turn L on Maple Street. 6.3 Cross Route 17 - Maple Street turns into Quaker Village Road. 8.7 Cross Otter Creek - entering Weybridge Village. 10.7 Turn L on Route 23. 10.8 L on Hamilton Road (unpaved for a short section). 12.3 R on Morgan Horse Farm Road. 12.9 Morgan Horse Farm 14.2 Turn L on Pulp Mill Bridge Road and cross bridge - USE CAUTION. 14.8 Bear L under bridge. 14.9 Turn R on Seymour Street (Train Station and Greg's Meat Market on left). 15.2 Turn R on Main Street into downtown Middlebury. 15.4 Turn R on Route 125 and R on Route 23 to Head North to Weybridge and Vergennes.Cycle the City
Route Directions - Burlington, Vermont Mile Point 0.0 Loop begins at the lakeside of Union Station. Head north on bikepath along lake. 2.5 Turn R at Leddy Park and leave parking lot. 3.1 Turn R on North Avenue. Stay on sidewalk. 3.3 Cross North Avenue to enter Ethan Allen Park. 3.8 At fork, stay R. 4.3 Cross bridge and turn R onto bikepath. 4.7 Bear L to stay along river (unpaved until Riverside Avenue). 7.6 Cross Riverside Avenue. 8.1 Cross Pearl Street. 8.4 Cross Main Street. 8.6 Turn R on Maple Street. 8.8 Turn L on Willard Street. 9.3 Turn R on Howard Street. 9.7 Turn R on Pine Street. 10.2 Turn L on Maple Street. 10.3 Turn R on Battery Street. 10.5 At foot of Main Street, turn L to end at Union Station.Stone Castles
Route Directions - South Hero & Grand Isle, Vermont Mile Point 0.0 Grand Isle Ferry Dock 0.0 R on West Shore Road/Route 314. 0.7 R on West Shore Road (unpaved until South Street). 6.1 L on South Street. 7.9 L on U.S. Route 2. 11.5 L on Pearl Street. 12.6 L on Bell Hill Road. 13.4 Grand Isle Ferry DockIsland Line
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Route Directions - Grand Isle, Vermont Mile Point 0.0 Grand Isle Ferry Dock 0.0 L on West Shore Road./ Route 314. 1.0 L staying on West Shore Road. 3.1 R on Mocassin Avenue. 4.5 R on Reynolds Road. 5.5 L on Hyde Road. 6.3 R on U.S. Route 2. 6.9 L on East Shore Road South. 8.9 R on State Park Road. 9.6 L on U.S. Route 2. 9.7 R on Pearl Street. 10.8 L on Bell Hill Road. 11.6 Grand Isle Ferry Dock
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A Legacy of Ancient Stone
Route Directions - Isle La Motte, Vermont Mile Point 0.0 St. Anne's Shrine pavilion. L onto Shrine Road/West Shore Road. 1.1 R onto West Shore Road. Shrine Road bears L and becomes School Street. 2.4 Public lake access. 3.7 Unpaved for 1.3 miles. 5.0 Keep L on the Main Road (pavement resumes). 7.4 Village of Isle La Motte/the four corners. 9.0 L onto Shrine Road. 10.0 Bear L at "Y" following paved road. 10.1 St. Anne's Shrine pavilion.Liquid Elixir
Route Directions - Alburg, Vermont Mile Point 0.0 Alburg Rail Trail parking area. 0.0 Head East (unpaved for 3.8 miles). 1.5 Rail Trail crosses VT Route 78. 3.3 End of Alburg Rail Trail. 3.4 R at intersection (no street name). 3.6 R at intersection (no street name). 3.8 L onto VT Route 78 (pavement resumes for 1.7 miles). 4.2 R onto Alburg Spring Road. Keep R. 5.5 L onto Lake Street (unpaved for 5.0 miles). 6.2 R onto Greenwood Road. 7.3 Keep L at intersection with cemetery. 8.3 Intersection with Martel Road. 9.6 L onto Blair Road/Bush Road. 10.5 L onto Border Road. 10.5 L onto VT Route 2 (pavement resumes). 10.7 Welcome Center. 11.4 L to Industrial Park entrance. 11.7 Alburg Rail Trail parking area.
Missisquoi Valley Rail Trail