Winter in Vermont is known for the frosty white mountains, ski resorts, and all things outdoor adventure. Those trusty favorites of your next winter vacation aren’t going anywhere. Looking for a unique way to experience Vermont? These are a few of our favorite unique winter experiences in the Green Mountain State.
Sleigh Rides at Lajoie Stables
The Lajoie Stables in Jeffersonville, Vermont are one of our favorite ways to add a unique twist to your travel plans. With sleigh rides and guided horse back riding, you’ll find yourself whisked away into a snow globe. Vermont wildlife often make an appearance as you ride through hand cut private trails. Visit the Lajoie Stables website to learn more and book your reservation.
Vermont Covered Bridge Tour
Vermont has more covered bridges per square mile than any other state. With over 100 of the scenic bypasses throughout Vermont, a covered bridge tour is an excellent way to see and experience unique locations any time of year. The oldest covered bridge in Vermont was constructed in 1820 with many built in the late nineteenth century. Plan your route by viewing the Vermont Covered Bridge Map.
Read Vermont’s Cozy Cabin Mysteries
Looking for the perfect cozy cabin read? Vermont is home to some of the most prolific writers in the country, ranking third for most writers per capita. Much like our neighboring state of Maine, many Vermont published work fall in the thriller genre. There’s something about curling up by the fire, snow drifting past your cabin window, with a book in hand that makes it all come alive. Writers like Jennifer McMahon, Tess Stimson, Erik Rickstad, and Sarah Strohmeyer are all known for their spooky themes, often set in their home state of Vermont. We recommend Midwives by Chris Bohjalian, an icy winter tale set in a rural home in Vermont.
Your Unique Winter in Vermont
Winter in Vermont the way you want to. Ski, snowshoe, snowmobile, skate, hike, shop, or just cozy up in your private cabin. The best way to experience Vermont is by doing the things you love. Vacation is all about you, right? Learn more about things to do in Jeffersonville, VT and around the Sterling Ridge region.