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Exceptional!!

This is the first year we did this, although we didn’t know what to expect and were thinking we... read more

Reviewed July 22, 2018
Sonja S
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Great adventure.

This was our first year and had no idea what to expect. We had a great time, saw some great sights... read more

Reviewed July 22, 2018
Willie W
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Vernon, Connecticut
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Hidden deep among Vermont's mystical Green Mountains is a secret world of challenging adventures, fantastic stories, and real cash fortunes hiding in plain sight. Only those who attempt the Challenge will know where to look. Along your epic...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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125 Route 100, Dover, VT 05356-9703
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Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

This is the first year we did this, although we didn’t know what to expect and were thinking we weren’t gonna be able to do this we were able to complete all 3 levels!!! It was very tough mentally and physically but so worth it!!...More

2  Thank Sonja S
Reviewed July 22, 2018

This was our first year and had no idea what to expect. We had a great time, saw some great sights and met some very nice people. We will do it again.

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Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

This is our second year completeing the Vermont adventure challenge. Both years we were able to solve it. This year was a little different with a lot more driving. We did see some beautiful remote sites, but missed seeing other people from the challenge and...More

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Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

We stayed at the West Dover Inn for a second year. Great hospitality; rustic atmosphere. Friendly staff, great food and bar. Adventure Challenge lives up to its billing. I enjoyed this year’s format (linear, three levels). I found that almost all of the other participants...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed July 7, 2018

We traveled to Vermont with friends to celebrate our birthdays and decided to do the Green Mountain Adventure Challenge. This year's challenge has three levels of completion: Easy, Expert and Prize level. Upon arrival, guests are given a notebook with your initial puzzle--and from their...More

Thank Windi G
Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

This is our third time doing the adventure challenge, and it has quickly become something we look forward to every year. The program is a wonderful mix of mental and physical challenges that test a person’s resolve, making it a real accomplishment if you finish....More

1  Thank Sheila L
Reviewed June 30, 2018

This is the third year we have attempted and completed the Green Mountain Adventure Challenge. This year they have added a final cash level that we are still working on. This year's challenge is more mental than physical in my opinion, although hiking up Stratton...More

4  Thank Boydsinme
Reviewed June 14, 2018

[Note: This is a revision of my earlier review, which was taken down after GMC staff said it revealed too much information about the events, twice, although I have always gone out of my way to obscure details even then. They haven’t been specific about...More

11  Thank LostInTheWoods234
Reviewed June 14, 2018

This was definitely one of the best sister trips we've had! When my sisters suggested we do a "challenge" I was a little apprehensive. I'm not used to strenuous exercise and the reviews said it was definitely a challenge. I decided worst case, I would...More

1  Thank helpye
Reviewed June 11, 2018

We just came back from a weekend doing the Green Mountain Adventure Challenge and had the best time. This was our second year completing the challenge and it was so fun to see different parts of Vermont. We had beautiful and challenging hikes, had a...More

2  Thank Claire T
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bfwolf35805
August 24, 2018|
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Response from happy22499 | Reviewed this property |
8 people would be a lot on one team, but more brain power will be needed to solve this puzzle. Pay attention to all details. What one doesn’t think of, someone else might. You will need everyone’s input to get to the... More
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egray5
July 8, 2017|
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Response from Philip G | Property representative |
You have to be able to hike a mountain.
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More brains do tend to have more success!
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