Snowmobiling in Vermont

We Roll Out the White Carpet

Some of the world's best snowmobiling is right here in Vermont. Since 1967, Vermont has maintained a network of more than 5,000 miles of winter snowmobile trails. This system, maintained by clubs throughout the state, is renowned around the world for its pristine conditions and jaw-dropping scenery. With a well-marked trail system linking towns together, readable maps and easy access to amenities, Vermont makes it easy to enjoy this exhilarating winter sport. There are plenty of places to stop along the way for fuel, rest, craft beverages and one-of-a-kind local meals.

Wherever you decide to go, start your journey at the Vermont Association of Snow Travelers website, your resource for information such as rules and regulations, trail conditions and updates, trail-side lodging, gas stations and restaurants. If you're bringing your own sled, be sure to learn what you need to ride in Vermont.
A group of vast members gather for a picture during a day on the trail.

Vermont Association of Snow Travelers

VAST maintains trails and is the go-to resource for Vermont snowmobiling. Find what you need to get your sled on the trail for a safe and fun trip!

Vermont Association of Snow Travelers.

VAST Membership

In order to ride on Vermont trails, you first need to become a VAST member. Here's how you do it.

Cross country skiers on the Catamount Trail


Vermont is a place where it's good when everything goes downhill. Some say it's the terrain, others, the snowmaking; Vermont is a serious skiing and riding state. The apres is as good as the ski; winter offers beautiful views and a myriad of outdoor activities off mountain – think snowshoeing, ice fishing and world-class performances.

Two women stop to rest during a snowshoe hike.

What to Do During a Vermont Winter

For non-skiers or –riders, Vermont offers the chance to enjoy a classic New England winter. Here are a few suggestions about where to stay and what to do.

Stowe Vermont Church Overlook During Fall

What to Do

Vermont’s downtowns are home to unique shopping, history and art in beautiful surroundings. Plan your trip with our directory.

Official Vermont Vacation Guide Summer 2020

Free Vermont Vacation Guide

Also available online, the Vermont Vacation Guide is filled with insider info to steer your Vermont visit in the right direction.


Take it from Vermont Association of Snow Travelers – Vermont's snowmobiling is where it's at. Take in the beauty of the season from your sled on over 5,000 miles of well-groomed and marked trails.