Welcome to Vermont's Mad River Valley

"The Valley" exudes a unique sense of place. It isn't contrived, it came to be organically with an unusual combination of unparalleled beauty, a deep sense of community, year-round outdoor recreational opportunities, a vibrant arts locale and a culinary scene that is worth the trip in and of itself. You'll feel it the moment you get here. Everything you need to curate your own Mad River Valley adventure is right here.

Valentine’s Day – The MRV Way

Ride to Ski on the Mad Bus

Memory Tree

#SHOPMRV – Shop Local This Holiday Season

MRV Star Kits On Sale Now

Support MRV Non-Profits with Meaningful Gifts This Holiday Season

MRV Experiences are The Perfect Gift

Stick Season Restaurants Schedules

Local Artists Participate in Open Studio Weekend

View the Foliage Like a Pro

Living with Bears in the MRV

Quench Your Thirst in Central Vermont

stewardMRV Success

Rural Food Court Sprouts at Village Square

Flags Fly Downtown

MRV Artisans Take Part in Vermont Open Studio Weekend

Summer Events in Central Vermont

Mother’s Day in the MRV

Explore Classic Mountain Towns Along Vermont Route 100

MRV Chamber Launches First Ever Stand Up for Safety Initiative

Celebrate Valentine’s Day the MRV Way

Valley of Makers

Give a MRV Experience

Giving Tuesday – Keep It Local in the MRV

Holiday Shopping Under Way

Supply Chain Issues – Yet Another Reason to Shop Locally This Holiday Season

Pre-season Ski Update – a Community Conversation

Chamber Hosts Service Industry Sexual Assault Awareness Workshop

It’s a Dog’s Life

Summer and The Best of Route 100

Signs of the Times – Back to Normalcy

Quirky Dining in the MRV

stewardMRV Aims to Care for Recreational Access Points

Valley Reporter Turns 50!

Dining in The MRV

Community Conversation A Mid-season Update from the Ski Areas

New Name for Local Arts Organization

Snow People Contest

Celebrate Valentine’s Day the MRV Way

3 Local Specialty Food Purveyors Win National Awards

Outdoor Adventure

Dining in The MRV

Memory Tree Lighting

Best of Route 100 Holiday Experiences

Giving Tuesday MRV Style

Holiday Shopping

MRV Star Kits On Sale Now

Give the Gift of Experiences

Memory Tree

It’s Time to Light up the MRV!

View the Foliage Like a Pro

VermonTouring – Scenic Drives in the MRV & Beyond

Inaugural Win Smith Be Better Award Presented

Beverage Making in the MRV – Brewers, Distillers and More

Shop the Mad River Valley

Web Cams in the MRV

Village Square Restaurants Embrace Challenge

The Arts Are Alive and Well in The MRV

Summer in the MRV

Virtual Happenings in The Valley

Help MRV Businesses Now!

Dining in The MRV

MRV Responds to COVID-19

American Flatbread Deeply Organic

Leap of Kindness Day

Mountain View Inn – A MRV Institution

Celebrate Valentine’s Day the MRV Way

A Leap of Faith at Solace Bed & Breakfast

Hostel Tevere has New Owner

Above & Beyond at Tucker Hill Inn

Bridges Resort Open to All

Best Places to Warm Up by the Fire in the MRV

Pie Sunday at The Swanson Inn

Give the Gift of Giving

Experiences are the Perfect Gift

Mad River Real Estate – It’s All About The Community

The “Almost World Famous” Warren Store

Country Christmas Events

2nd Annual Mad River Valley Memory Tree 2019


MRV Barns & Bridges Festival This Weekend!

How the Pros View Foliage

Green Mountain Photo Show


A Family Affair!

Mad River Taste Week

American Flatbread: A Place Like No Other

West Hill House B&B: You’ll Want to Stay Forever

The Man, the Myth, the Legend behind Buffalo Bill’s Retreat

Mad River Eye Care: Seeing the Way to Stardom

CBD Events: Extra Special Care for Your Wedding

Skiing the Valley: 3 Mountains in 1 Day!

Sugarbush is still open!

A personalized approach to the hospitality business

Jamieson ‘Insures’ {pun intended} a history tour!

Cabot Creamery Cooperative Celebrates a Century [Now, say that 5 times fast!]

Ride to Ski: Our FREE MRV Bus

Valley Shops Are Open For Friday Night FUN!

Federal Employees: Ski the Valley for FREE

Mad Marathon Makes Runner’s World Bucket List!

Ride the LOVE Bus!

Ski the Valley: Sugarbush & Mad River Glen celebrating birthdays this season!

A family business keeping water safe.

Holiday Taste of The Valley: Recipes

Sugarbush Festival of Lights & Memory Tree

Worth driving 1600 miles to The Village Grocery.

Mad River Glen: Eat It If You Can.

Beer is here! Lawson’s Finest Liquids is Open!

Finding Joy at Salt & Sand Studios.

More than Coffee at Three Mountain Café.

Vermont Barns & Bridges Festival: FALL FUN FOR ALL!

Mad River Taste Week: TOP 10 REASONS TO GO

Warren 4th of July Parade & Festivities!

MAD RIVER TASTE WEEK: A New Summer Event Featuring Tours, Tastings, and Teachings

New Fall Event Announced: Vermont Barns & Bridges Festival

Mad Marathon Makes the Bucket List

New Member Services Coordinator Joins the Chamber

Mad River Valley Chamber of Commerce Announces Strategic Plan

Get the Inside Scoop

We invite you to watch a short intro to “Almost There” to learn why those who live here are passionate about the valley, and why our community encourages you to join us.. See the full version and views of the Mad River Valley on our videos page.

Visitor Information Center

Mad River Valley Visitor Information CenterStop on by the Visitor Information Center located on Bridge Street in Waitsfield.

Click here for a great local map.

Click here to see the MRV 4-Season Guide. It has the answers to most all your questions

Our location:
9 Vermont Route 17
Waitsfield, Vermont 05673

info@madrivervalley.com | 802-496-3409