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Great fun

A beautiful walk down to the river, and in July this was a family playground. There is cool, clean... read more

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DJMike89
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Harrisonburg, Virginia
Beautiful Sights!

This was a quick stop for us to see the gorge per a recommendation from a hotel receptionist. We... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
575kristap
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Portage, Michigan
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Locals think of this 165-foot gap as "Vermont's Grand Canyon."
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Route 4, Quechee, Hartford, VT
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Reviewed yesterday

A beautiful walk down to the river, and in July this was a family playground. There is cool, clean, refreshing water of all depths and flows to play in. I wish we had known more. Bring shoes that you can wear in the water, because...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a quick stop for us to see the gorge per a recommendation from a hotel receptionist. We were glad we stopped to see the gorge as it was absolutely beautiful. There is a small visitor center and many trails. The trails were still...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is a place along Route 4 that a visitor just needs to take a minute, stop, and gasp in awe--just before taking a picture. This is the Quechee Gorge. This is an absolute "must" for the photo to match all photos. PS Not far...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We rode here on Motorcycles is was a nice ride and a great place The ice cream was great and I just love the Antique shop.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled on the gorge on our way to another destination. We stopped and viewed the gorge from the bridge - great view - beautiful scenery. There were also signs for hiking trails, but we didn’t have time to check them out.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank LouRod17
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are lots of sights to see in Vermont but if you are in area don't miss the Quechee Gorge. There are dramatic views from the bridge and, downstream, rocks to clamber over (when the river isn't in flood!). We didn't have children with us...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The trail from the visitors center is the prettiest. The trail alon the gorge is lined with chain link fence. The gorge is worth stopping to take a look at, but it’s not much of a hike.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank J G
Reviewed February 12, 2019

This is a beautiful place to visit. You can hike down the bottom of the gorge relatively easily. Of course going back up is a bit more difficult but shouldn't be a problem for most people.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank magmid
Reviewed February 12, 2019

Short walk to the bottom to experience the local swimming hole, good place to walk dogs and children

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank trippdebra
Reviewed February 3, 2019

Not a real comparison but they have a good press agent! Actually a very impressive sight - there is a road/trail to the bottom that is relatively easy in good weather. A great photo op - especially in the Fall and Winter. A must see...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Carin S
October 5, 2018|
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Response from Evann728 | Reviewed this property |
I saw dogs on the leash crossing the bridge. I assume they are allowed down on the trails - did not see any no dog sign. I would recommend you bring a poop bag if needed to keep the areas clean. enjoy! it must be superb with... More
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September 12, 2018|
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Molly913
July 7, 2018|
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Response from Janine L | Reviewed this property |
Many folks there with dogs
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