Category: Things to Do

Dirt trails surrounded by plush green trees and grass with blue sky and fluffy white clouds in background.

Blog Post: Country Inns Along the Trail

Vermont is known for its abundance of outdoor activities: hiking, cycling, swimming, and canoeing are just a few of the activities available. And there isn’t just one spot to do each of these activities. We are surrounded by a variety of local swimming spots, gorgeous… Read More

Family standing on concrete sidewalk in front of small grey building with chimney and hanging flower planters.

Blog Post: Branbury State Park

The rain has finally let up, giving our guests a chance to explore Vermont in beautiful sunny weather. There are so many outdoor activities available in the summer in Vermont: hiking, biking, swimming, canoeing, kayaking, and so many more. One of the best ways to explore all of these activities… Read More

Snow-covered trail with footprints going through tall bare trees.

The Trail Around Middlebury

We are very fortunate here in Middlebury, Vermont. We are located in the center of Vermont, an ideal location to have access to some of the greatest sites Vermont has to offer: Lake Champlain, Lake Dunmore, Silver Lake, Rikert Nordic Center, Middlebury Snow Bowl, and an amazing number of museums… Read More

Blue sign with white lettering for Ice Bar 2017 Event Burlington VT

2017 Ice Bar Event in Burlington, VT

It’s time to bundle up and enjoy all of the amazing events and activities this winter in Vermont! Whether you would love a day snowshoeing, downhill or cross country skiing, hiking, ice skating, or just walking the shops downtown Middlebury, there is something for everyone right outside the door… Read More

Fall Hiking Part 1: Beauty at its Best on the TAM

Photo by Serena Kim. Vermont is a wonderful state to enjoy the outdoors, and Middlebury is an especially great location to do so. There’s something unique to enjoy each season, and in the fall, we love to embrace nature by going on hikes surrounded by the colorful foliage. Swift… Read More

Wheat with blue sky background - photo by Ashley Rowe on Unsplash

Bristol Harvest Festival 2016

We feel blessed to live in a place where as the days of summer shorten and the temperatures start to dip, the green palette turns into an array of gorgeous oranges, reds, and golden browns. Did you know that the brilliance and amount of color in autumn leaves depends… Read More