Many paths travel through the green mountains – from Vermont’s lakes and ponds to hiking and biking trails, there is no shortage of adventure here.
Summer days bring together family and friends grilling at the state park, listening to live music on the green, or stopping for a maple creemee along the way.
Vermont's outdoors remains a top destination for all ages. From epic adventures to more serene ways of taking in the view, Vermont's outdoor recreation opportunities are endless.
Families come home from Vermont closer than ever. Introduce kids to farmers markets, lake life, skiing and riding, and the laid-back pace of time spent in Vermont, and make memories that will last a lifetime.
The best way to experience Vermont is to leave the highways and travel the secondary roads. Visit historic downtowns and stop wherever catches your eye. Adventure is calling.
Arts, Museums and Historic Sites
Murals enliven downtowns and make for bright backdrops for memorable outings in Vermont, while galleries, museums, and historic sites preserve and showcase some of the state’s finest art. Here, the arts are everywhere.
Made in Vermont
Vermont’s products offer the best of Green Mountain makers’ innovation and creativity. Explore our directory of Vermont businesses.
Vermont’s historic sites open to the public seasonally and feature museums, historic homes, guided tours and the chance to see Vermont’s beginnings up close.
PLAN YOUR VISIT
Vermont is dotted with hidden gems and wonderful attractions to seek out and visit across the state. Use our travel planning directory and events calendar to plan your perfect visit.
THINGS TO DO IN VERMONT
Lakes, mountains, galleries, museums, performances, festivals, trails, restaurants, farms - there's no shortage of adventure in Vermont.
Vermont’s byways, mountains, and downtowns beckon. We invite you to plan a Vermont summer at your favorite spots, or head off the beaten path to find someplace new to love.