Mount Independence, Orwell

  • Saturday, August 25, 2018: 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm

    On this 7th annual driving tour, Jim Rowe, president of the Crown Point Road Association, is your leader to look at the first leg of the 1776 Mount Independence-Hubbardton Military Road. Meet at the Mount Independence museum with your own car. The tour will end at the Hubbardton Battlefield State Historic Site in Hubbardton. Co-sponsored by Crown Point Road Association.

     

  • Sunday, September 02, 2018: 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

    On this guided tour, walk in the footsteps of Revolutionary War soldiers. Wear walking shoes and dress for the weather. 

  • Saturday, September 08, 2018: 9:30 am to 3:30 pm

    Reenactors take over the Mount, to honor the American, British, and German garrisons of 1776 and 1777. Demonstrations of Revolutionary War camp life, military tactics (follow soldiers on a woods skirmish), colonial crafts and skills, and firing artillery. Saturday includes interactive Baldwin Trail “walkabout” and grounds and reading of the Declaration of Independence. New offerings both days. Activities for children. Call 802-948-2000 for details. 

     

  • Sunday, September 09, 2018: 9:30 am to 3:30 pm

    Reenactors take over the Mount, to honor the American, British, and German garrisons of 1776 and 1777. Demonstrations of Revolutionary War camp life, military tactics (follow soldiers on a woods skirmish), colonial crafts and skills, and firing artillery. Saturday includes interactive Baldwin Trail “walkabout” and grounds and reading of the Declaration of Independence. New offerings both days. Activities for children. Call 802-948-2000 for details. 

     

  • Sunday, September 09, 2018: 10:30 am to 1:00 pm

    Trek the trails and support this Mount Independence Coalition fundraiser for education and special programming efforts by participating in this 5K walk. $10 fee includes a simple lunch and admission to the site and Soldiers Atop the Mount event. Pre-registration suggested. Call (802) 948-2000. Vermont Archaeology Month program

    Cost: $10.00 

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