Stowe, Waterbury & Surrounding Areas
Stowe's fertile valley spans from Mount Mansfield to the west, Vermont’s highest peak, and the Worcester Range or "Hogback" Mountains to the east. Founded in June of 1763, the skiing is unforgettable with not only Smuggler's Notch close by, but Sugarbush and Mad River Glen in the Mad River Valley & Bolton Valley Ski Area, all within easy driving distance. Waterbury, with some state government, is a vibrant and conveniently located town just a half an hour south of Burlington. Surrounding towns include Waterbury Center, Waterbury, Moscow, & Morristown.
Ski Mount Mansfield and the Stowe Mountain Resort or Smuggler’s Notch, cross country ski or snowshoe at the Trapp Family Lodge or visit the Vermont Ski & Snowboard Museum or backcountry ski in the Backcountry Ski Festival or the 19k rite of passage Trapps to Bolton Backcountry Ski Race & Tour. In summer ride the Stowe Rec Path, mountain bike on Perry Hill, or hike the Long Trail maintained by the Green Mountain Club.
Ski or snowboard all day, Kayak, fly fish or ice fish the Lamoille & Winooski Rivers, Sterling Pond, Wolcott Pond, Waterbury Reservoir, Little River State Park or Lake Eden, come home to a crispy kale and steak dinner, see a Stowe Theater Guild play. Visit Laughing Moon Chocolates, Waterbury Center’s Cold Hollow Cider Mill, Ben & Jerry’s historic ice cream factory, or take an Eden Dog Sled Tour. Hold your next conference or get married at the amazing Stowe Mountain Lodge.
Dine or enjoy the Bistro at Ten Acres, Blue Moon Café, Café on Main, Flannel at Top Notch, Gracies, Harrison’s Restaurant, Michael’s on the Hill, Piecasso, Pie In the Sky, Trapp Family Lodge Dining Room, and the Whip Bar & Grill.
Check out the Mozart Festival, the British Invasion Car Rally, and Octoberfest.
With majestic mountains, upscale culture and dining, and solid links to Boston & New York, cosmopolitan Stowe offers the best of both worlds.
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