Bennington in Southern Vermont is home to approximately 9,000 people.
The city lies some 100 miles (161 kilometers) from the state capital of Vermont, Montpelier and about 30 miles (48 kilometers) from Albany.
One of the more interesting heritage sites in this city is a bridge called the Arlington Green Covered Bridge. Wander over the bridge, admire the view and snap a few photos.
There’s no excuse not to work on your game when in Bennington; visit Equinox Golf Course, home to the finest fairways and friendliest clubhouse in the area. Rent a set of clubs from the pro shop, and try to beat the course average, then enjoy a few laughs with local and visiting golf nuts in the clubhouse.
In this culture-rich city, you’ll find some of the engaging museums, including the Bennington Museum, where inquiring minds can browse local collections. Admire the building and grounds, lose yourself in the exhibits, and then ask around to uncover some of the more niche museums in town.
Hit the half pipes and moguls or enjoy a spot of snowshoeing, The Bennington region’s mountains are the perfect vacation choice no matter what your age or ability. Bromley Mountain Ski Resort is one of the city’s most perfect places to work on your technique and, after a morning of hard work, sit down with a view of the valley below.
To get inspired, go and see the Gander Gallery, one of the most interesting museums in Bennington. Wander the halls and view the exhibits.
The Bennington Battle Monument is the ideal attraction to wrap up your stay in this fascinating corner of the globe.