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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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On a Clear Day You Can See Forever......

Just a wonderful place to stop for views that never get old. One of the great things about Vermont, in fact all states with mountains, are the views from mountain tops. No matter... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 15, 2015
Ira C
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Dover, Vermont
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Dover, Vermont
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36 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

Just a wonderful place to stop for views that never get old. One of the great things about Vermont, in fact all states with mountains, are the views from mountain tops. No matter where you go, the views are wonderful, different, and peaceful. But for this to occur you need help that goes beyond anything you can do or prepare... More 

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Thank Ira C
Clinton, New York
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
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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Thank Gil P
new hampshire
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205 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 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.

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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.

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Pendleton, Indiana
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10 reviews
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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!

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Thank fishgolfforever
Boston, Massachusetts
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335 reviews
97 attraction reviews
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.

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Stillwater, New York
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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.

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Thank MyNina1
Clearwater, Florida
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62 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 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.

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New Bedford,MA
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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.

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