Best Vermont Weekend Getaways and Day Trips

Top Vermont Weekend Getaways and Day Trips
This list represents the most popular Vermont Weekend Getaways and Day Trips. Use this list to plan your next Vermont vacation. Select a state and/or an activity from the pull-down lists below to find even more top getaway ideas.
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5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars 1. Camel's Hump State Park Weekend Getaway
Backpacker’s cabins on the forested slopes of Vermont’s third-highest peak. In spite of Vermont’s reputation for scenic alpine splendor, ...
Published by Wilderness Press Montpelier, VT - Roughing It Easy in New England: Outdoor Adventures Near Lodgings

2. Vermont's Northeast Kingdom: Scenery and Then Some Weekend Getaway
Nearly every inch of Vermont is New England just as you pictured it— covered bridges, immaculate dairy farms, steepled villages, and ...
Published by Insiders' Guide Stowe, VT - Quick Escapes: New York City

3. Grafton, Townshend, Newfane, Brattleboro, Wilmington, Bennington, North Bennington, Manchester, & Dorset/East Rupert, VT Weekend Getaway
This itinerary visits many towns and villages in southern Vermont. Grafton is a lovely village, restored beginning in 1963 by the ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Brattleboro, VT - Daytrips and Getaway Weekends in Vermont, New Hampshire, and Maine

4. The Amusement Parks of New Hampshire and Vermont Weekend Getaway
This chapter describes these New Hampshire Amusement Parks: Canobie Lake Park in Salem, Santa's Village in Jefferson, Clark's Trading ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Salem, NH - The Amusement Park Guide

5. Vermont Travel Information by Rough Guides Weekend Getaway
Vermont comes closer than any New England state to realizing the quintessential image of small-town Yankee America, with its white ...
Published by Rough Guides Montpelier, VT - The Rough Guide to USA

6. Baseball Across the Border: Burlington, Ottawa, Quebec City Baseball Trip Family Vacation
Baseball in Canada and the northern New England states has a pastoral quality — small stadiums in public parks. The stadiums are generally ...
Published by Fodor's Travel Publications Ottawa , ON - Fodor's Baseball Vacations

7. Rutland, Proctor, Pittsford, Ripton, & Middlebury, VT Weekend Getaway
Rutland, the second largest city in Vermont, was chartered in 1761 by Governor Benning Wentworth of New Hampshire. In the 1770s Rutland ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Middlebury, VT - Daytrips and Getaway Weekends in Vermont, New Hampshire, and Maine

3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars 8. Sugarbush Valley, Plymouth, Ludlow, Weston, & Jamaica, VT Weekend Getaway
Route 100 is perhaps the most famous road in Vermont. It stretches all the way from Lake Mempremagog on the Canadian border to the ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Plymouth, VT - Daytrips and Getaway Weekends in Vermont, New Hampshire, and Maine

9. Southern Vermont: A Patchwork of Pleasures Weekend Getaway
Southern Vermont was welcoming summer visitors in style long before the fad for “rustication” arose. Although the area was never to ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Brattleboro, VT - Quick Escapes: Boston

10. Smuggler's Notch, Stowe, & Bolton Valley, VT Weekend Getaway
Smugglers’ Notch ski terrain covers not one but three mountains: Morse at 2,250 feet, Sterling at 3,010 feet, and Madonna at 3,640 ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Stowe, VT - Daytrips and Getaway Weekends in Vermont, New Hampshire, and Maine

11. Craftsbury Common Weekend Getaway
Country inns and lodges linked by backroads and ski trails in Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom. Craftsbury Common is one of those places ...
Published by Wilderness Press Craftsbury, VT - Roughing It Easy in New England: Outdoor Adventures Near Lodgings

12. Mount Independence, Basin Harbor, Shelburne, Burlington, & Grand Isle, VT Weekend Getaway
Mount Independence was once the site of an important Revolutionary War military compound. Today, remains include the blockhouse, gun ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Burlington, VT - Daytrips and Getaway Weekends in Vermont, New Hampshire, and Maine

13. Central Vermont (Including Killington, Middlebury, Rutland, Windsor, and Woodstock) Weekend Getaway
Central Vermont, in part because it’s farther from the densely populated corridor between New York and Boston, has relatively fewer ...
Published by Fodor's Travel Publications Windsor, VT - Fodor's Where to Weekend Around Boston

14. Southern Vermont (Including Chester, Manchester, Mount Snow, Weston, and Wilmington) Weekend Getaway
The least-remote section of the Green Mountain State — though still largely undeveloped and rife with pristine mountain scenery — ...
Published by Fodor's Travel Publications Manchester, VT - Fodor's Where to Weekend Around Boston

15. Killington/Pico, Woodstock, & Quechee, VT Weekend Getaway
Killington is by far the biggest ski area in New England, stretching 11 miles over seven peaks from West Bridgewater to the west side ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Woodstock, VT - Daytrips and Getaway Weekends in Vermont, New Hampshire, and Maine

16. Seyon Recreation Area, Groton State Forest Weekend Getaway
Seyon Ranch on Noyes Pond. Rambling, rustic, and rather run down, Seyon Ranch isn’t a stop for the cozy-inn-by-the-lake crowd. Straddling ...
Published by Wilderness Press Barre, VT - Roughing It Easy in New England: Outdoor Adventures Near Lodgings

17. The Battenkill River, Arlington and Manchester Weekend Getaway
Riverfront inns on a fabled fly-fishing stream. The Battenkill isn’t a secret. Entire books and scads of articles have been written ...
Published by Wilderness Press Manchester, VT - Roughing It Easy in New England: Outdoor Adventures Near Lodgings

18. National Parks of Vermont Weekend Getaway
This chapter is an excerpt from the book "Guide to the National Park Areas: Eastern States" and contains National Parks, National ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Windsor, VT - Guide to the National Park Areas: Eastern States

19. The West Coast: Slopes to Shore Weekend Getaway
Northwestern Vermont has everything one could possibly require of a great escape: dramatic scenery, quaint towns, luxurious inns, ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Burlington, VT - Quick Escapes: Boston

20. Skyline Lodge Bread Loaf Wilderness Weekend Getaway
Hillside cabin overlooking a pond in the heart of the Bread Loaf Wilderness. Mellow walks to mountaintops are few and far between. ...
Published by Wilderness Press Middlebury, VT - Roughing It Easy in New England: Outdoor Adventures Near Lodgings

 
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