Springfield Mills Quest

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


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 People's United 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

Click here to view/print the clues and map for this 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.