Duxbury is located in Central Vermont's Washington County along the beautiful Winooski River, scenic Vermont Route 100, and the flanks of Camels Hump, Vermont's iconic mountain peak. It is a place of hiking, hunting, backcountry skiing, bicycling, trout fishing and snow. Mount Mansfield, Vermont's tallest peak, is about twelve miles northeast. Duxbury is the home of Crossett Brook Middle School. Harwood Union High School also serves Duxbury students. The population of Duxbury is approximately 1,300.