The Junction Quest

White River Junction, VT
Difficulty: Easy
Special Features: Architectural, Historical
Walking Conditions: Pavement, Trail
Duration: 0:45
Season: Year Round
Bring: Pencil


This walk through a vibrant town center features galleries, museums and trains.


Take Exit 11 off I-91 and travel north on Route 5 down the hill toward the village of White River Junction. Continue straight through the second set of lights. Route 5 turns left, but you should continue straight on North Main Street to the stop sign. Continue for one block and turn left over the tracks. You will then follow the "Welcome Center" signs into the parking lot for the Court House and the Train Station.

Clues and Map

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Created by Linny Levin, Sue Kirincich and Marty Layman-Mendonca n 1999. Revised by Laura Dintino in Marty's honor in 2007.

Update to this Quest

N.B.: The PDF you can download above is up to date. If you are using a valley quest book, insert these clue updates:

CLUE CHANGE for stanza #4, renovations in White River Junction! Go left past three new buildings. The first houses RSG The second even newer building Is just as modern as can be!

CLUE CHANGE for the penultimate stanza: Remember the light posts you counted before, subtract 5 from the number you got. (Because of a change to one of the light posts, it isn’t as easily recognized. Subtract 5 instead of 6.)