Springfield Mills Quest

Springfield, VT
Difficulty: Moderate
Special Features: Architectural
Walking Conditions: Pavement
Duration: 2 hrs.
Season: May-Oct


A fascinating stroll focusing on mills and industrial sites along the Black River.


Take I-91 to Exit 7. Take Rt. 11 west into downtown Springfield. Just after the second traffic light, make a right into the parking lot at Chittenden Bank. Your Quest Begins here. NOTE: This quest can only be successfully completed at the following times: Mnday through Thursday 9am until 8pm; Friday 9am until 5pm; Saturday 10am until 3pm; and Sundays june through August from 10 am until 1pm.

Clues and Map

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



Update to this Quest

This quest had a number of big changes to it, so we revised it and included the clues here on our website. You can find a link to the clues above, simply print and you will be on your way. This quest originally appeared as CHOICES in the Valley Quest II:75 More Treasure Hunts. It has been revised and included in Best of Valley Quest.

NEW Updates:

The bank has a new owner/ name. (10)
There is no Bingo board on display.(9)
After being on Pearl St. The Fellows corporation is a huge complex of buildings, which used to be tan, but there is a health Center there and the buildings have been retrofitted and renovated and upgraded.  The clue (8) may not make sense; however, if the rest of the puzzle is completed it is easy to figure out that Letter.