Throughout the State


Whether you are searching for a fun activity for the family or something special to do with a certain someone, Vermont is filled with interesting, exciting and different attractions that will peek your curiosity and baffle the senses. You may stumble upon one of these unique locations when traveling one of Vermont's back roads or through one of our many village centers.

If you see an open sign don't hesitate to stop. You may be surprised with what you learn.

 Baby lamb at the Billings Farm Museum

Three Things to See This April

April’s sights abound. A Vermont spring means a return to outdoor art, the arrival of baby farm animals sure to delight, and a time of cultural rebirth. Seven Days showcases three things to see this spring.

ArborTrek Canopy Adventures

Four Summer Must-Dos in Vermont

Ziplining, a Waterbury treasure hunt, summer exhibitions and more all await this summer in Vermont. Here’s your to-do list this season; whichever adventures you choose, there’s always more to Vermont.

Outdoor Sculpture at Cold Hollow Sculpture Park

Cold Hollow Sculpture Park

Cold Hollow Sculpture Park is home to some of Vermont’s most jaw-dropping installation pieces, sure to inspire and provoke thought and admiration of the surrounding natural beauty.

Vermont roadside attractions


Vermont's roadside attractions, from the world's tallest filing cabinet to the famed whales' tails, are quirky, beautiful, off-beat and a must-see. Explore with Seven Days.

Lake Morey Sunrise in Vermont

Skate the Lake Morey Resort Trail

A 4.5-mile loop is a playground for ice skaters. Whether you’re trying for speed, trick spins or just some fresh air and exercise, the Lake Morey Resort trail is the perfect place for January fun.

Halloween in Vermont


Fall is for all things spooky, from ghosts to misty forests to stories of hauntings and horror. Get to know Vermont’s spookier side with this rundown of spots to visit in the fall.

Horseback riding in a Vermont Fall

Life is Better on Horseback

Go along with Seven Days to Lajoie Stables and read about adventures on horseback in Smugglers Notch, then get inspired to enjoy stick season on horseback yourself.

Goats at the Big Picture Farm

The Big Picture Includes Baby Goats

Townshend’s Big Picture Farm offers socially distanced opportunities to stay on a real working Vermont farm and interact with goats, chickens and a fertile garden, as well as enjoy its fruits with meals.

Boats on Lake Willoughby

Mind the Gap

Lake Willoughby is one of Vermont’s most popular “hidden gems.” Its jaw-dropping fjord-like setting and classic lakeside community make it an ideal destination for summer travelers.

Paddling to Burton Island

Canoeing to Burton Island

A trip to Burton Island has a different feel – the lack of cars and natural beauty set the area apart. Read about an adventure canoeing there for lunch and whet your appetite to visit this Champlain gem for yourself.