Vermont Institute of Natural Science Quest

Quechee, VT
Difficulty: Moderate
Special Features: Natural
Walking Conditions: Trail
Duration: :45
Season: May-Oct
Bring: Binoculars, Money, Pencil


Closed for 2019 as VINS constructs its Forest Canopy Walk. Expected to return in 2020.

Explore the treasures awaiting you at the VINS Nature Center.


The VINS Nature Center is located on Route 4 in Quechee, VT just west of the Quechee Gorge. The Quest begins at the Nature Store.

Clues and Map

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


Created by the VINS education staff in 2008.

Update to this Quest

The trails at VINS have been improved to be accessible to all. Please download these new clues for your Quest!