Category: Guide to Vermont

Vermont – When naming, the two French words vert (green) and mont (mountain) were the inspiration. Vermont is considered one of the most beautiful states in the USA and was formerly part of the New York State. Lake Champlain was explored in 1609 by the researcher of the same name. The first American settlement in Vermont was built at Fort Dummer in 1724. Together with Delaware, Vermont became the first of the 13 original states in 1791. The capital is Montpelier. The main products are maple syrup and wood.