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Explore Vermont from Mountain to Main Street

Venture down from one of Vermont’s iconic mountains and find these main streets to discover the many culinary, shopping, arts and culture experiences that await.


MANCHESTER

Manchester boasts small-town charm with big-city style. Steeped in history, Manchester is the southernmost destination on the African American Heritage Trail. Take a stroll on the marble sidewalks, visit historic sites and museums, experience flourishing art galleries, boutique shopping, and luxury accommodations, and enjoy award-winning cuisine.


Our Top Picks

Outdoor Recreation

Stratton Mountain Resort; Viking Nordic Center; The Golf Club at The Equinox

Stay

The Wilburton Inn; Reluctant Panther Inn and Restaurant; Casablanca Motel; Inn at Manchester

Explore

Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home; Southern Vermont Arts Center; Mount Equinox Sky Drive

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Eat

Johnny Seesaw’s; Al Ducci’s Italian Pantry; Union Underground; Ye Olde Tavern

Shop

Manchester Designer Outlets; Manchester Woodcraft; Northshire Bookstore; Vermont Country Store; Orvis

The Vermont Country Store


MAD RIVER VALLEY

Warren and neighboring Waitsfield are the perfect home bases for your Mad River Valley getaway. Explore the landscape of mountains and hillside farms as you take in the culture and community. Shop for antiques, sip a craft beer or experience an authentic farm-to-table meal; Vermont’s Mad River Valley has it all.


Our Top Picks

Outdoor Recreation

Sugarbush Resort; Warren Falls; Blueberry Lake Trails

Stay

Sugar Lodge at Sugarbush; West Hill House B&B; Warren Lodge; 1824 House Inn & Barn

Explore

Salt & Sand Studios; Blockhouse Studio; Warren Covered Bridge; Moosewalk Studios and Gallery

Eat

Warren Store; Mad River Taste Place; Lawson’s Finest Liquids

Shop

Clearwater Sports; Alpine Options; Upstairs at the Warren Store



WOODSTOCK

Frequently named among the most beautiful towns in America, Woodstock is home to the only national park in Vermont. Take in the area’s natural beauty along one of the town’s expansive trail networks or at one of the town’s historic covered bridges. Relax in the village green or take a stroll down Main Street where you’ll find local artists, craftspeople, and purveyors that capture the Vermont spirit.


Our Top Picks

Outdoor Recreation

Saskadena Ski Area; Woodstock Nordic Center; Mt. Tom & Mt. Peg Trails

Stay

The Woodstock Inn & Resort; 506 On the River Inn; The Woodstocker B&B; Woodbridge Inn

Explore

Billings Farm & Museum; Sugarbush Farm; Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park

Eat

The Prince & The Pauper; Simon Pearce Restaurant; Worthy Kitchen

Shop

Simon Pearce Flagship Store; Vermont Flannel Company; Danforth Pewter; Clover Gift Shop; FH Gillingham and Sons


STOWE

Located at the foot of Vermont’s highest peak, Stowe is a premier four-season destination. With more than 60 unique shops and 40 local restaurants, there are many ways to experience Stowe. Its world-class outdoor recreation paired with historical and cultural experiences make Stowe a distinctive New England destination.


Our Top Picks

Outdoor Recreation

Stowe Mountain Resort; Trapp Family Lodge Outdoor Center; Stowe Recreation Path; Cady Hill Forest

Stay

Trapp Family Lodge; Brass Lantern Inn B&B; Commodores Inn; The Lodge at Spruce Peak; Green Mountain Inn

Explore

Stowe Bowl; Vermont Ski & Snowboard Museum; Helen Day Art Center; Spa at Stoweflake; Percy Farm Corn Maze; Umiak Outdoor Outfitters

Eat

Sunset Grille & Tap Room; Idletyme Brewing Co.; Piecasso Pizzeria & Lounge; Tres Amigos; Doc Ponds; Cork Restaurant and Natural Wine Shop

Shop

Stowe Mercantile; Laughing Moon Chocolates; Shaw’s General Store; Pinnacle Ski and Sports; Remarkable Things at Stowe Craft


BURKE

Nestled in Vermont’s beautiful Northeast Kingdom, Burke is a cozy vacation spot surrounded by the breathtaking vistas of the rugged north. Burke and its surrounding villages offer hearty and delicious local fare, the charm of a small New England town, and a world-class ski and ride experience.


Our Top Picks

Outdoor Recreation

Burke Mountain Resort; Kingdom Trails; Vermont Association of Snow Travelers trails

Stay

Burke Mountain Resort; Darling Hill Inn; The Inn at Mountain View Farm

Explore

Fairbanks Museum and Planetarium; St. Johnsbury Athenaeum; Dog Mountain

Eat

Burke Publick House; Café Lotti

Shop

Moose River Lake and Lodge Store; Boxcar and Caboose Bookstore; Natural Provisions; Northeast Kingdom Country Store

Discover

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