Gile Mountain

Norwich, VT
Difficulty: Difficult
Special Features: Natural, Vista
Walking Conditions: Trail
Duration: 1:00
Season: May-Oct
Bring: Binoculars, Field Guide


Climb through the northern forest to expansive views of seasonal hawk migration.


Take Interstate 91 to Exit 13. This is the Hanover/Norwich exit. Go west towards Norwich. Pass Dan and Whit's store and continue for approximately ? mile. Take a left onto Turnpike Road. In 2.6 miles, the paved road turns to dirt. In 5.3 miles you will see a sign for the Gile Mountain Trail and Parking.

Clues and Map

You can find the clues and map to this quest in Best of Valley Quest.


Created by Steve Glazer and Ginger Wallis in 2000

Update to this Quest

New last haiku for you! North from tower: spruce Next to tower, look downward. Inside tree, treasure.