|Existed: 1922 – present|
North end: VT 15A at Morrisville
South end NH 12 in Weathersfield
|South end: NH 12 in Weathersfield|
Length 163.6 km
North end VT 15A at Morrisville
|Counties Windsor County, Vermont, Orange County, Vermont, Washington County, Vermont, Lamoille County, Vermont|
Vermont Route 12 is a north-south state highway in Vermont that runs from Weathersfield to Morrisville.
Map of VT-12, Vermont, USA
Moose are most often encountered on four roads in Vermont, of which this is one. They are seen from Worcester to Elmore.
Route 12 begins at the New Hampshire state line on the Connecticut River in the town of Weathersfield. It continues north along the west bank of the Connecticut River, overlapped with U.S. Route 5, until Hartland. It then heads northwest to Woodstock and then north through Montpelier to end at Vermont Route 15A in Morrisville. Vermont Route 12 runs parallel to Interstate 89 from the Woodstock/Hartford vicinity to Montpelier.
Vermont Route 12A
Vermont Route 12A is a state highway in central Vermont, United States. It provides an alternate route to VT 12 between Randolph and Northfield, via Braintree, Granville and Roxbury.
The road currently used by Vermont Route 12A was originally designated New England Interstate Route 12A in 1922 as part of the New England Interstate Route System and existed as such until it was replaced by a different system in 1926.