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Self-Guided tours


Discover even more of Waterbury with these self-guided tours! Explore areas on and off the beaten path at your own pace, and take in even more of the area's natural and man-made beauty, with tours that feature art, architecture, history, vistas, and more.


Waterbury Adventure Challenge player materialsEXPLORE THE AREA WITH THE WATERBURY ADVENTURE CHALLENGE!

To make the most of your Waterbury experience and exploration, try the Waterbury Adventure Challenge, a series of clues and puzzles that you can complete at your own pace for a chance to win prizes! This summer-long activity includes history, short hikes, and plenty of hidden gems to visit around town.





A covered bridge along a scenic driveDRIVE THE GREEN MOUNTAIN BYWAY

The scenic Green Mountain Byway starts in Waterbury and heads north  along a picturesque loop through Stowe, Morristown, Cambridge, and other towns. The route also passes Mount Mansfield, Vermont's highest peak, and takes drives through the iconic Smugglers' Notch Road.

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Arts & Culture

Why We (He)ART Waterbury!

Waterbury’s arts and music scene is vibrant and energized, and that’s just how we like it. Waterbury embraces the arts with a variety of galleries, shops, and performance spaces to suit all art lovers. Explore some more with a self-guided tour of the public art around town. Read More

The Windshield Tour

Take the Long Way Home

Vermont is undeniably a beautiful state, but add in the fall colors and it becomes a jaw-dropping, list-topping, must-visit destination. One of the best ways to explore the area is by winding along the waters and through the trees on a scenic drive. Stop and stretch your legs along the way, or just stick to the windshield tour. You can’t go wrong no matter how you decide to explore these vistas! Read More

Tour Historic Waterbury

Step Back in Time

Take a step back in time and stroll through Waterbury’s history. We invite you to explore our back roads and side streets for beautiful vistas and interesting buildings, old and new. Read More