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Backroad Discovery Tours 2024

provides the following services:

       *Step-on (receptive) guide services for motor coaches

       *Private tours in the comfort of your own vehicle

        (similar to what is offered at National Parks,

        e.g. Gettysburg)


Contact Backroad Discovery Tours for details, availability, prices, sample popular tours, etc. Tours start again May 1, 2024 for the summer and fall but reservations are being taken now. Our base is Manchester, Vermont. Backroad Discovery Tours is a former "Editor’s Choice” from Yankee Travel magazine.

Dick Smith

A brief bio of your guide



For over twenty years, Dick has been giving history and scenic tours and has appeared on WCAX-TV(CBS) for these tours. He has appeared on Vermont Public Radio, “Vermont Edition.” All three of Dick’s books on Vermont and local history have been on best seller lists. He is a past president of the Manchester Historical Society and recently completed his third three-year term as a trustee of the Vermont Historical Society. Acting as host, Dick’s award-winning public television history series was filmed throughout Vermont. He has made frequent presentations in New England and New York. Dick and his wife, Sharon, live in Manchester.

Backroad Discovery Tours, Manchester, Vermont

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