Wildlife, Birds & Rivers: Nature in Vermont With Your Grandchild
From hiking Mt. Tom to an expert-led bird presentation, from canoeing the Connecticut River to an outdoor storytelling performance, explore the outdoors with your grandchild in Vermont.
Rating (5)
Program No. 2576RJ
6 days
Starts at

At a Glance

Join your grandchild on an adventure exploring the fascinating natural environments of the Green Mountain State. Hike through pristine forests, discover wildlife in a clear, fast-flowing river, observe rare birds up close and much more. Complete the adventure with storytelling performances, a picnic in a picturesque meadow and a performance by your grandchild of a nature-based drama, directed by an experienced professional leader in children's theater.
Activity Level
Outdoor: No Sweat
Walking up to two miles, some uneven terrain; wading in a river.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Hike beautiful Mount Tom, and cool off wading and tubing in leisurely White River.
  • Discover the magnificence of New England’s bird life with a program led by Vermont Institute of Natural Science ornithologists, learning about hawks, owls, bald eagles and more.
  • Enjoy a day on the Connecticut River, beginning at an organic vegetable, berry and flower farm, followed by a canoe adventure with an experienced instructor.

General Notes

Program is for grandchildren ages 8-12.
Suggested Reading List
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