Norwich, VT
Difficulty: Difficult
Special Features: Natural
Walking Conditions: Trail
Duration: 1:30
Season: May-Oct
Bring: Binoculars, Compass, Field Guide


Journey deep into the woods to discover a special, secret place.


From the intersection of Routes 5 and 14 in White River Junction, head north on Route 14. After 7.4 miles—just beyond the village of West Hartford—turn right on Tigertown Road. Pass beneath the interstate and then turn right (after 0.3 miles) onto Podunk Road. Proceed for 0.75 miles and then fork left onto the dirt road. After 0.3 miles there will be a pull off on your right. It is at the Norwich/Hartford line. There is a green sign which says Norwich on it. Park and begin your Quest there.

Clues and Map

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Created by Jake Miraldi, edited by Julia Payne in 2003

Update to this Quest

There have been reports in May 2006 of a tree down on the trail, but it is easy to get around. And that the blue blazes have faded to gray.

There are reports of many, many barking dogs at a house located near the beginning of this trail. It could be scary for small children.
July 26, 2010.

MAY 2016 Clue Update: Last clue: As you go back up the road, From the burial ground, And following yellow tree markers, Stop at the last cellar hole on your RIGHT…Just before the grass triangle.