An abundance of captivating cultural, historical, and outdoor experiences await you in Slate Valley and Lakes Region of Vermont.
We hope you come spend some time in our corner of southwestern Vermont & nearby upstate New York!
Founded in 1935, the PHS preserves and interprets the history of the Town of Poultney. The Society owns three historic buildings on-the-green in East Poultney with a broad range of records and artifacts.
PHS also has five audio tours of historic Poultney that you can take in person or virtually
The Western New England Greenway is U.S. Bicycle Route 7, a multi-segment, multi-state bike route that links New York City and Montreal, traveling mostly low-volume, low-speed roads throughout CT, MA and VT so that you’ll enjoy a relaxing and invigorating ride.
Enjoy numerous state parks, historic and cultural sites and lots of beautiful scenery along the way! The Wells and Poultney area are Section 4.
but you can get here from there...
Rutland, VT ( 20 miles)
Glens Falls, NY (30 miles)
Saratoga Springs, NY (50 miles)
Burlington, VT (75 miles)
WRJ, VT / Hanover, NH (80 miles)
Albany, NY (80 miles)
Montreal, QC, CAN (160 mi/260 km)
Boston, MA (200 miles)