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Beautiful drive up and great views from the top

On a road trip thru Vermont when we saw the sign for Mt. Equinox. Cost $25 for the two of us to... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2018
Karen M
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Indiana
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The mount equinox is a beautiful country drive especially in the Fall. It’s an ideal drive for leaf... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2018
lollygal
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New York City, New York
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Drive this scenic mountain which is also used as a outdoor classroom for the study of various species of plants and animals. At 5.2 miles, the Mount Equinox Skyline Drive is the longest privately owned paved toll road in the U.S. Those who prefer to...more
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came one day (11/8/18) at 2 in the afternoon. Sign said closed and will open at 9am. Arrived at 9:30. Still closed. Called the local chamber of commerce and no answer. Called our hotel to find out it's closed for the season. Would be nice...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 November 2018

Yes, the views are nice, but not Great. Maybe if you are used to very flat terrain, the views will impress you from the Skyline Drive. Or if the leaf color is at peak, it might be worth it. Plan on going further north in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 30 October 2018

On a road trip thru Vermont when we saw the sign for Mt. Equinox. Cost $25 for the two of us to drive up, not bad considering the views. Partly sunny at the bottom but by the time you get to the top you’re above...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Karen M
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

The mount equinox is a beautiful country drive especially in the Fall. It’s an ideal drive for leaf peeping scenic foliage views.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

I have been wanting to drive up Mt Equinox since I discovered it while visiting the area this past winter. The price to get in is $20 ($5 additional per person), in my opinion that’s a bit outrageous. However it was something I really wanted...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jeannie C
Reviewed 18 September 2018

About 8 miles drive to summit.. 20 $ per car + 5 $ per passenger. But that is worth for this place. I suggest to carry some food and enjoy while you are on the summit :) we were so close to cloud :) &...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 31 August 2018

Had a great time visiting this quaint place - reminded me of a similar road back home (Mt. Washington NH). Religious and spiritual.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jackie T
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We drove to the top of Mt Equinox early afternoon. Some haziness prevented crystal clear views, but we were able to see a long way! The history behind the mountain was quite interesting. Especially learning about the Carthusian religious order. The monastery can be seen...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Steven L
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

This is a little pricey, but don’t let that get in the way. Make sure your vehicle is in good shape, as the climb is steep at points. If you enjoy hiking, go early enough to hit some of the trails, they close at 3:30...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Rob H
Reviewed 17 August 2018

This was a long steep mountain drive but worth the effort. The vistas were amazing and on a clear day, you can see Canada. After visiting the former retreat/museum take one of the walking trails

Date of experience: July 2018
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joan w
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Response from broadbeb111 | Reviewed this property |
We did the drive up to the top of My.Equnoix but did not go to the Equinox hotel to eat. No food at the top but great views.
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