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Address: Dover, VT
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Located on Hogback Mountain, this offers a wonderful 100-mile view.

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Views are spectacular! No lines during the week. People there are so helpful. Biking and hiking options as well. Great place for families too!

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 6, 2015
Gil P
Clinton, New York
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Clinton, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

Views are spectacular! No lines during the week. People there are so helpful. Biking and hiking options as well. Great place for families too!

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new hampshire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Have stopped here many times on trips through Vermont. The views are amazing. The gift store has all kinds of treats - touristy, kitschy gifts (t-shirts, mugs, etc.), fresh fudge, ice cream and, of course, all things maple. We've never visited the museum but have read good things about it. Make sure you stop in.

Thank twosoups
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

fter enjoying the view, do not forget to visit the Hogback Mountain gift shop and try their ice creams and liqueurs.

Thank Natalie F
Pendleton, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

It was a beautiful day with a view that was great! I would say we could see 100 miles or more. I would love to come back in the fall and look at this same view with the autumn leaves!

Thank fishgolfforever
Boston, Massachusetts
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335 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

I wouldn't make a special trip to go see this, but if you are driving on Route 9 then it's definitely worth stopping for a nice view.

Thank Opinionsareus
Stillwater, New York
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We traveled over "hogsback Mountain" and through the Molly Stark trails. It appeared to be peak season for fall foliage. Absolutely gorgeous. There are no words to describe the "beauty of God" that we saw.

Thank MyNina1
Clearwater, Florida
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62 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We passed this place on the way into Wilmington, but stopped in on Sunday on the way back to logan airport to meet other family members coming up to stay. went back Monday to get some that amazing smoked vermont cheddar cheese, so we could fire up the barbeque. hans down the best cheese i've ever had.

Thank John D
New Bedford,MA
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208 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Not hard to get to, and a great view on a clear day. Right off route 9. Has a gift shop, and a museum also. Try the Vermont maple cream liqueur. Delish.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

We stopped here on our way to Mt Snow. The view was pretty and the fudge from the store was delicious.

Thank princess1
Oak Park, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

Nice overlook, you can literally see for about 50 miles. The store at the overlook has Vermont Wine and Cheese and a musuem. No need to spend more than 2 hours unless you brought your own picnic basket and want to sit on the overlook and enjoy brunch. Nice place, we enjoyed it

Thank Terry T

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