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Special Features: Natural, Vista
Walking Conditions: Trail
Bring: Binoculars, Field Guide
**This Quest is temporarily closed due to mud season. We expect it to re-open around Saturday, May 4th, 2019. Check back for updates on its opening!**
Climb through the northern forest to expansive views of seasonal hawk migration.
DirectionsTake 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 MapClick here to view/print the clues and map for this quest.
CreatedCreated 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.)
Summer 2018 Update for the final stanza, after reaching the tower:
Last clue for you!
Take 25 steps North at standard pace, just away from tower’s base
Find a huge and old, old maple tree,
Trunks count one half and three.
At its base lies a syrup can sans lid.
Your treasure inside.
Be sure to place it back, well hid.