What to do in Vermont

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Vermont featuring a garden and a small town or village

Vermont Attractions

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Vermont must see attractions

1. Stowe Mountain Resort

Plan for a vacation of breathtaking scenery, sporting adventures and performing arts at Stowe Mountain Resort. Ski in winter and bike, hike and play golf in summer. Watch live music performances, dine at the varied restaurants and shop for upscale fashion and sporting apparel. Stowe Mountain Resort sits on the slopes of 4,393-foot-tall (1,339-meter) Mt. Mansfield, the highest mountain in Vermont.
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Stowe Mountain Resort featuring mountains, snow and forest scenes

2. Mount Snow

Mount Snow is a ski resort in the Green Mountain National Forest of southern Vermont. The resort is a popular choice for skiers and boarders for its proximity to metropolitan areas and its expansive terrain parks. Perfect your technique on a wide range of intermediate-graded runs or learn new tricks on the resort’s Carinthia terrain park.
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Mount Snow which includes snow and a sunset

3. Jay Peak Ski Resort

Visit Jay Peak for a memorable experience in Vermont’s spectacular Green Mountains. Carve down gorgeous powder runs on your skis or snowboard, let kids play at modern entertainment facilities and indulge in a luxurious resort lifestyle.
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Jay Peak Ski Resort featuring interior views, a pool and rides

4. Stratton Mountain Resort

Outdoor enthusiasts will find a selection of activities to entertain them at Stratton Mountain Resort. In winter, snow covers the mountain peak and 11 lifts provide skiers and snowboarders of all levels with access to 97 trails. In summer, embark on hikes, go biking along mountain tracks and challenge friends or family to games of golf and tennis.
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Spend days outside on the mountain slopes and evenings eating in the picturesque village and relaxing in cozy mountainside lodging.

5. Killington Resort

Killington Resort is a mountain retreat for all seasons and all ages. Discover snow-based sports, nature trails, an alpine roller coaster, a scenic gondola ride and a lively après-ski atmosphere. The resort spreads across seven mountain areas, which collectively form part of New England’s Green Mountains. Whether visiting in summer or winter, enjoy the breathtaking views of tall peaks and alpine meadows.
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Killington Ski Resort showing autumn leaves, a gondola and forest scenes

6. Sugarbush Ski Resort

Sugarbush Ski Resort is a favored snowfield in Northern Vermont, where the Mad River Valley sweeps up to the summits of Mount Ellen and Lincoln Peak. Explore an exciting range of ski trails, from beginner runs to black-diamond terrain. Ride the modern ski lifts to well-maintained ski fields or search for fresh powder on the resort’s backcountry ski areas.
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At this extensive ski resort in Mad River Valley you can navigate trails through wooded areas or try skiing for the first time on the dedicated "go slow" slopes.

7. Smugglers Notch

Bring the kids to Smugglers’ Notch Resort, a special destination designed to provide perfect family vacation experiences on the snowy slopes. Cozy condominium-style accommodations complement an abundance of activities. The resort village is a true family community.
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Fill your days with fun on and off the snow at this family-friendly ski resort. Return in the evenings to warm and welcoming lodgings.

What to do in Vermont

Free Things to Do in Vermont

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Wiessner Woods - No matter if you can tell your apple trees from azaleas, you'll find beauty in this picturesque display.

Things to Do in Vermont with Kids

You'll find loads of fun things to do with your kids in and near Vermont. Keep the gang happy with our family friendly experiences.


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