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by RobF
Wed Sep 29, 2004 5:19 pm
Forum: Foliage Forum
Topic: easy scenic views/trip around rutland
Replies: 3
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Re: easy scenic views/trip around rutland

The shortest way from Boston to Rutland? That's probably pretty much the route the Vermont Transit Lines bus takes, i.e. Boston - Fitchberg - Keene - Bellows Falls - Ludlow - Rutland. The last stretch from Bellows Falls to Rutland on Rte. 103 is quite pretty. Mapquest suggests the following route (t...
by RobF
Mon Sep 27, 2004 9:57 pm
Forum: Foliage Forum
Topic: Green Mtns Bennington to Danby, week of 10/3 or 10/10?
Replies: 2
Views: 1705

Re: Green Mtns Bennington to Danby, week of 10/3 or 10/10?

Thanks, Charles, for your report from Somerset Reservoir and for posting your gorgeous photos. The colors up there surely are coming along. I think I will probably opt for starting Oct. 2 rather than Oct. 10. In that case I will be on Stratton Mtn. on Oct. 5, looking down on Somerset Reservoir which...
by RobF
Mon Sep 27, 2004 12:39 pm
Forum: Foliage Forum
Topic: Green Mtns Bennington to Danby, week of 10/3 or 10/10?
Replies: 2
Views: 1705

Green Mtns Bennington to Danby, week of 10/3 or 10/10?

I'm planning to walk the Long Trail in the Green Mountains between Rte. 9 (Bennington) and Forest Road 10 (Danby); that'll take about 6 days. Almost all of the trail is at elevations of 2500 ft. and above, up to >3500 ft. I could go Oct. 2-8 or Oct. 10-16. Of course, I'd like to see the foliage at i...