TOUR HIGHLIGHTS: Vermont * Fall Foliage * Covered Bridge * Vermont Villages *Lakes
TOUR DESCRIPTION: Participants for this classic fall foliage tour can choose from five possible routes, depending on where the peak foliage will be.
Once you book a day for your tour we will send you GPS coordinates, a map of the route, and the contact phone number and e-mail address of the tour guide.
The possible routes are listed below.
Northern Route - Montgomery Covered Bridges, Hazen's Notch Rd, McAllister Pond, Irasburg, Lake Willoughby
North Central Route A - South Royalton, Tunbridge and Chelsea Covered Bridges, Waite's River, East Corinth
North Central Route B - Moss Glen Falls, Warren and Waitsfield Covered Bridges, Stowe, Smugglers, Notch, Pleasant Valley
Central Route A - Woodstock Green, Jenne Farm, Taftsville Covered Bridge, Sleepy Hollow, Calvin Coolidge Site
Central Route B - Brown Covered Bridge, North Shrewsbury Village, Woodward Reservoir, Mission Farm Rd, Various Killingtom/Pico Views. Leffert's Pond/ Chittenden Reservoir
Southern Route A - Wells Village, Dorset Quarry, Views of Mt Equinox along Route 7A, Old North Church, Bennington Monument, North Bennington Covered Bridges
Southern Route B - Newfane Village, Dummerston Covered Bridge, Madamme Sherri Ruin, Guilford Center, Green River Covered Bridge
LENGTH: Full Day -- 9 am to sunset
TRANSPORTATION: Tour participants have to have their own transportation. GPS coordinates and road maps will be given out prior to the tour start.
SUGGESTED EQUIPMENT AND EXPERTISE:
DSLR or mirror-less camera with control over focus and exposure. Having various lenses or a zoom lens would be a plus. Having a tripod would also be a big plus as we may be able to get a sunset or some early dusk shots of a village.
PHOTOGRAPHIC FOCUS: I will provide guidance on locations as well as coaching on exposure, and composition. Depending upon the interest we can also explore post-processing and editing.
STRENUOUSNESS: Not strenuous
MIN # OF PARTICIPANTS: 1
MAX # OF PARTICIPANTS: 8
CANCELLATION: Tour can be cancelled by the attendee for a full refund up to 3 days prior to the event. This is an outdoor tour, which is dependent on weather. We will not be able to take photos in rain or snow, but will provide a rain date close to the scheduled event. In case of tour cancellation or rescheduling, a refund can be issued.
OTHER AVAILABILITY If you have a group with a minimum of 4 people, please feel free to request and alternate date for this tour by emailing localcaptures [at] gmail [dot] com.