13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
Autumn Quarry Visit

His father obscured by a stone ledge, a youngster demonstrates his rambunctious side while exploring the Dorset Quarry in southern Vermont. Started in 1785 and believed the oldest marble quarry in the United States, the no inactive quarry remains a popular swimming hole in summer and a year-round destination for walking explorers.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2015
Date Uploaded: 11.2015
Photo Location: Dorset, Vermont, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D70
Copyright: © Bruce Squiers