We have curated a collection that when you stumble upon it, could be found in chic outposts in the Marais, Florence, or Tribeca. 4orty Bridge Boutique features small emerging designers, many who are exclusive to us in Vermont. We offer simple pieces that are easy, chic and wearable anywhere on the globe and here in…

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Located in Warren, near the bottom of the Sugarbush Access Road. The cabin looks out over Clay Brook and the woods beyond. The kitchen is fully equipped with cottage sized gas range, refrigerator and dishwasher. The dining/living area has dining space for two, a sofa, free standing gas fireplace and flat screen television. In the…

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Rooms filled with traditional European glass Christmas ornaments — all mouth blown and hand-painted (just like your grandparents glass). Also you’ll find a wonderful collection of stuffed animals and puppets. The studio of Gaelic McTigue is in the center of it all. You might find her painting or designing her one-of-a-kind Santas (made from recycled…

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Offering hot drinks, soups, chili and sandwiches with amazing views during the day. Also, fireside dinners with transportation provided on our new Cabin Cat (the Lincoln Limo) are available by reservation. Located at the top of the Super Bravo Express lift. Ski season only.

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Shop Alpine Options when it’s convenient for YOU! Convenient shop hours and online shopping make Alpine Options available to meet your gear and outerwear needs around the clock. Alpine Options offers the Mad River Valley a full line of outerwear, performance wear, gear and equipment. You will find Alpine Options’ staff specializes in custom fitting…

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Rita Ioannidis, famous for her American Flag paintings, whether its on old barn doors or bells has opened a gallery in the village of Warren.   The gallery space is gorgeous, warm and inviting. The selections come from a variety of Vermont artists.  On display are all types of mediums including sculptures.   Rita’s talents…

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Artisans’ Gallery is owned and operated by three partners working with 150+ Vermont artists in Historic Waitsfield. We sell a handpicked selection of eclectic, lively, personalized quality pieces in our bright and inviting 1830’s storefront. Founded in 1995, the gallery truly reflects the collaborative nature of local creatives. Come for a visit.

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No visit to Central Vermont is complete without a tour of Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream factory in Waterbury Center. This famous company has become an icon for Vermont the world over. The company was started by Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield in 1978 and moved to its current location in 1986. Their fun range…

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BLOCKHOUSE STUDIO is a community pottery studio in The Mad River Valley and artisan shop. We offer classes, memberships and workshops (in clay and other mediums from time to time). We have handmade goods and pottery for sale in the shop as well. OPEN STUDIO HOURS ARE AS OF JANUARY 2ND TUESDAYS – 10:30-3PM WEDNESDAYS…

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Office located in Waterbury, VT, customers count on the trained team of propane professionals. Our professional team includes delivery representatives and technicians specializing in propane safety, propane delivery, tank installations, propane system maintenance, and converting homes and businesses to propane. Our knowledgeable customer service representatives are dedicated to providing quality service and ensuring our customers…

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This wonderful, clean lake gets warm earlier – and stays warm later – than the rivers. It has a gravelly bottom that is shallow enough for kids to have a safe blast and deep enough to take kayaks, canoes and even a small sailboat or sailboard out if the wind picks up. It is boardered…

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Come and enjoy the warmth of the sheltered trails! There are 33 km of trails for classic skiing, skating, snowshoeing, or fat biking. All trails are engineered and graded for the average skier’s ultimate enjoyment — set skating width, with heavy duty track setting equipment, for the best in tracks. The trails are groomed every…

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The Blueberry Lake Mountain Biking Trails With help from the US Forest Service, the Mad River Riders, VT Mountain Bike Association, Sustainable Trailworks, the Town of Warren, Sugarbush Resort, the VT Youth Conservation Corps, Green Mountain Valley School and many others, Phase 1 was completed in 2012. Phase 2 planning is underway. Fund raising efforts…

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The Blueberry Lake Mountain Biking Trails With help from the US Forest Service, the Mad River Riders, VT Mountain Bike Association, Sustainable Trailworks, the Town of Warren, Sugarbush Resort, the VT Youth Conservation Corps, Green Mountain Valley School and many others, Phase 1 was completed in 2012. Phase 2 planning is underway. Fund raising efforts…

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Bold & Beautiful, October 5 – December 21, 2019  Outstanding watercolor paintings by members of the Vermont Watercolor Society illustrate the diverse styles and techniques utilized by today’s watercolor artists. The collection of juried paintings features the best work produced by members of the Society. (free) Meet the artists reception/awards ceremony – Sunday October 20, 3-5 pm…

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Moderate, 4 mile loop, elevation gain 850’ (paved and dirt roads) Bragg Hill Road has few panoramic rivals in the Valley. The mountains are so close, you can almost touch them. The vista of Mount Ellen, framed by the famous Bragg Farm Barn, was voted most representative view of Vermont. The Route: Park in Irasville…

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The Bridges wants you to know that their facility, which includes; the pools, hot tub, workout room, fitness studio and tennis courts are open to everyone! To help encourage you to check it out they came up with all these specials;  20% off of 12-month Fitness Membership for new members 25% off of 12-month Tennis…

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SERVICES OFFERED for Homes and Small Businesses: Assessment and Consulting Services- Building Energy Assessments and Consulting Focused Infrared (IR) camera thermal imaging inspections with written report Heating System Assessments and Consulting, including full combustion testing distribution assessment furnace assessment and measurement of duct leakage boiler assessment Furnace & boiler testing, including full combustion analysis Healthy…

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The Bundy Modern, built in 1962 as an art and sculpture gallery, was conceived to be in harmony with its surroundings in nature and to bring the outdoors in through the use of walls of glass. The building is a stunning example of Bauhaus International-style architecture. Today Bundy Modern is a modern and contemporary art…

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A steep, 5.2 mile round-trip snowshoe that takes you up to some of the best viewing on the Long Trail. The trail begins at the parking lot at the end of Big Basin Road before the steel pipe gate. You follow the Hedgehog Brook Trail along a stream. The trail ascends gently at first, becoming…

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Butternut Systems, headquartered in Warren, Vermont is a leading provider of computer and technology consulting services who is proud to be one of central Vermont’s most trusted sources for computer service and repair. Goals: Butternut Systems is guided today by its original values: a commitment to quality of service, courteous customer service, business integrity, and…

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Cabot Creamery Cooperative is a cooperative of 1,200 dairy farm families located throughout upstate New York and New England. The Cooperative manages four plants in three states, employing over 1,000 people, who make the best dairy products on the planet. Award-winning cheeses made with love and pride in Cabot and Middlebury, Vermont and Chateaugay, NY,…

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This challenging and spectacular 7.4 mile round-trip hike takes you above the trees to the 4,083′ summit of Vermont’s highest undeveloped peak. You hike through birch, beech, and maple forest at lower elevations, ultimately reaching a delicate alpine plant community at the summit. Rushing streams and beaver ponds give way to scree and a boulder…

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A lesser-used 5.6 mile round-trip loop trail to the summit of Camel’s Hump approaches the mountain from the west. The Forest City Trail begins at a road junction east of Huntington Center. Going right from the junction, the trail is a logging road that crosses and then re-crosses Brush Brook before climbing gradually to the…

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Vivid storytelling through video. I believe video is the language of right now. There is simply nothing more effective for letting others know who you are, what you value and what you can do to help them. It’s a tool that’s available to everyone, no matter the budget, and I can assist by creating exciting,…

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Casella Waste Management offers home and business refuse collection, recycling collection, dumpsters, and area ‘transfer stations’ that will accept your household trash, recycling and debris. Call for hours, location, and pricing. The Waitsfield Transfer Station is the Residential Drop off for trash and recycling and construction debris. Hours are 8-3 Mon/Weds/Fri and 8-1 Saturday. If…

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CBD is an 18 year old Premier catering company offering full-service catering, Bar Service, Floral Design & Decor, Food Truck and In-House Wedding and Event Coordinators.  We specialize in Estate events and are either exclusive or preferred at many wonderful venues in upper Vermont through the Valley.

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Chooseco is a purpose-built publishing house which brought the groundbreaking Choose Your Own Adventure series back to print in 2006. Since the series relaunch, Chooseco has sold over 15 million copies as well as expanded its list to include linear fiction with the YA trilogy Weregirl. An originator of interactive narratives, Choose Your Own Adventure has been translated into 40…

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Clear Water Filtration is a full service water treatment company specializing in residential, commercial and industrial applications. We pride ourselves on working with leading technology in water softening, filtration, reverse osmosis, deionization and many other processes. We’re built around the science of water that can’t be bought off the shelf. Clear Water provides products specifically…

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Vermont’s source for outdoor clothing, gear and guided adventures. For 44 years we have been Central Vermont’s four-season source for outdoor clothing, gear and guided adventures. Enjoy canoeing and kayaking, stand up paddleboarding or tubing the Mad River and surrounding lakes in the summer. Explore backpacking and hiking in the summer and fall, or backcountry…

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Complexions-Skin care and waxing studio in Historic Waitsfied Village. A NCEA Licensed Esthetician, Joanie uses an impressive selection of non-invasive, advanced anti-aging technology, clinical-strength skincare products and a set of gifted curative hands, her facials are an unforgettable experience that will leave you feeling refreshed and recharged.Complexions is located along the lovely meandering river and…

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The Cornerstone Restaurant co-owned by Mad River Valley restaurateur, Keith Paxman (former owner of The Common Man Restaurant) invites you to stop in the Cornerstone Restaurant the next time you find yourself in Barre. Located just 30 minutes from the Mad River Valley, the Cornerstone offers a varied & creative menu and daily specials. Great…

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Corrigan and Klein Artisan Builders focus on sustainability and local materials. Integrity and craftsmanship unite in our custom projects, from timber frames; slate, copper and standing seam roofs; to hardscapes and more. Learn more We are a local Vermont building company working to make a difference in the world and our environment through smart innovative…

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This 42 mile driving tour that begins at the MRV Chamber Visitors Center takes a leisurely one and a half hours that brings you through 7 covered bridges while offering spectacular views and pleasant opportunities to sample the local flavor along the way. Here are the bridges you’ll discover along the way; The Great Eddy Bridge,…

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Crosspoint Associates owns and manages the Mad River Green Shopping Center, including the Shaws’ Supermarket in Waitsfield. View available commercial space, HERE. Established in 1989, Crosspoint Associates, Inc. specializes in the ownership, management and development of supermarket anchored retail properties, community shopping centers, mixed use properties and office properties throughout New England. Crosspoint also provides…

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The Valley’s own “Enchanted Forest” beckons. So-called because of the hauntingly beautiful stand of pines about halfway along the trail, the Dana Forest Trail traverses a piece of Camel’s Hump State Forest and is enjoyable on both snowshoes and cross-country skis. Trailhead access is from Tucker Hill Road. Sign in and follow the blue blazes…

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Dineley Claims Services, Inc. a New England Regional independentadjusting company ( including upstate New York ) specializing inrepresenting commercial and personal lines insurance companies,municipalities, corporations and the risk management communityfor a variety of claims and investigative projects.

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This drive features spectacular mountain views, thrilling ups and downs, and the very best foliage that Vermont has to offer. You travel over the Lincoln Gap which, at 2,410′ is the highest one in the state as well as over the Appalachian Gap at 2,365′, the highest gap open all year. See the Map! Highlights…

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I’m a no-nonsense real estate agent, representing Buyers and Sellers in the Mad River Valley communities of Sugarbush Resort and Mad River Glen, including the Central Vermont towns of Waitsfield, Warren and Fayston, Moretown, Waterbury and Duxbury. First-time home buyers, luxury homes, land and condominiums; my priority is Customer and Client service with a particular…

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Welcome to Downstream Enterprises vacation rental family. We know that choosing the right professional management team is an important decision. It’s important to work with people who manage your investment as if it were their own. Ryan and Rebecca Diehl, owners and operators of Downstream Enterprises, are active vacation rental owners in Vermont’s charming Mad…

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The East Warren Community Market embodies the spirit and ethos of the Mad River Valley. It’s located on the East Warren Road and it’s open daily from 8:30 am to 7 pm. The market began with a few neighbors dreaming about a lively market in East Warren with shelves full of local and organic products…

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Founded in 2000 as the nation’s first energy efficiency utility, we are Vermont’s objective advisor on saving energy through efficiency, which is the most affordable, local fuel source. In every county, we provide Vermonters with technical services and financial support to improve their homes, businesses, and communities. We also train and partner with local providers…

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Elevation Physical Therapy, formerly Poulin & Associates Physical Therapy, offers a unique combination of physical therapy, personal training and athletic training services. Our clinicians are trained and practice a combination of Postural Restoration and manual therapy as the foundation of our programs. We also offer full-service personal training services as well as VO2 max testing. Our athletic…

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Enchanted Forest – Dana Hill Rd – Cyclone Connector – Enchanted Forest (Download Printable PDF) Moderate, 3.4 miles and +/- 400 vertical feet (open seasonally for mountain biking from late May to mid-November) This fun lollipop loop for aspiring riders is a mix of Class IV road and wider trails, with easier stretches, moderately technical…

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Founded in 1933 Farrell Distributor is a Vermont family business going back 4 generations.  Distributor of wine, beer, non-alcoholic, cider & CBD.  Farrell works with national corporations, large and small retailers and fine dining establishments.  Most of their products are Vermont Made and they take pride in that! A big part of Farrell’s mission is…

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A 7.5 mile road-walk loop that starts in Warren Village. Trek up the Freeman Road, locally known as the Dump Road. Continue walking east as the road becomes Airport Road. Cross east Warren Road onto Roxbury Mountain Road then turn right on Senor Road. Turn right again on Fuller Hill Road and continue down to…

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General Stark’s Pub, everyone’s favorite apres-ski hangout, offers full bar and table service for lunch and après ski. There is a great selection of Vermont micro-brews along with a hearty pub menu. There is often live music in the pub after skiing, a big ‘ole TV for watching sports and a comfortable place to swap ski…

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The Gillespie family of companies is proud to have served the greater Central Vermont area for over 50 years, and continues to provide the best in quality home heating products, propane, low sulfur on/off road diesel, and a complete burner service/sales and plumbing department.  This experienced State certified department includes installation and maintenance of energy…

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This swimming hole has something for everyone. There is a rocky beach stretching out from the edge and a deep pool located right below the bridge. A little upstream is a less-frequented spot and there is a strip of rocks in the middle of the river when the river is high.

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As a Justice of the Peace I work closely with each couple to create a truly personal and memorable ceremony. You will receive samples of ceremonies that I have written to help you start thinking about what should be included in a ceremony. I’ll make sure you have the opportunity to provide any input you…

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The Mad River Valley is close to several spectacular waterfalls and scenic gaps through the Green Mountains. This circle tour brings you to: Granville Gulf Moss Glen Falls Texas Falls Middlebury with its large waterfall in the town center The Appalachian Gap Be sure to stop and enjoy the views along the way! The photographs…

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A new trail in the Phen Basin Wilderness, it was a former logging road and is now acknowledged by the state of Vermont as a public hiking/showshoeing trail. As the trail ascends into the Phen Basin, it crosses two upland streams. You might sight evidence of moose, bobcats, or bears, as they are protected in…

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Seasonal lunch menu, local burgers, well-stoked bar, and long Valley views. Located at the Sugarbush Golf Course Club House. Summer only.

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An affordable lodging option in the Mad River Valley, Hostel Tevere was created to provide all types of travelers with a comfortable, clean, modern and energetic base from which they can explore the areas wonderful offerings and outdoor activities.    At Hostel Tevere you start with a clean, comfortable bed, a warm cup of freshly…

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Houseneeds.com is North America’s leading supplier of energy-efficient, environmentally friendly heating and ventilation products.  With headquarters in Waitsfield and a second Sales Showroom in Downtown Waterbury–Houseneeds is in the business of saving homeowners money, time and energy.  Products include: Wood Pellet Stoves, Wood Stoves, Wind Power, Solar Hot Water, Radiant in-floor Heating, Tankless Water Heaters, Boilers,…

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Hyde Away

Lodging Closed Until Further Notice An Inn to come home to! The Hyde Away Inn is a farmstead, circa 1824, with 10 lodging options ranging from large rooms for families to retro ski dorm rooms over the Tavern to the Hyde Away House. Nestled between the quaint, historic villages of Waitsfield and Warren, the inn…

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Pandemics suck, but that doesn’t mean that your take-out food has to! A  side benefits of our current state of affairs is that we have the opportunity to flex a bit and use our special property in a different way. Instead of hosting and catering weddings  we are now creating a variety  of unique take-out…

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An licensed physical therapist and athletic trainer with a Master’s degree in Sports Medicine, Joe Grant has over 30 years experience treating both athletes and non-athletes. He practices manual therapy techniques to improve range of motion. Once he understands your physical issues, limitations and goals, Joe will customize a treatment plan and home exercise program in…

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Sugarbush Resort Golf Club presents two great weeks of golf learning for juniors. Led by our staff of PGA Professionals, participants will spend four days developing skills and acquiring knowledge about how to play the great game of golf and effectively get around the golf course. Camp will include: games, prizes, on course activities, full…

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This 1.3 mile trail connects the Warren Riverside Park to the Sugarbush snowmaking pond on the Mad River. From the park, walk north along Rt. 100 for a short distance crossing the Clay Brook to the Golden Lion Riverside Inn. North of the Inn, the path is on an ancient alignment of Rt. 100, passing…

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Established in 2017, Karen Sauther is an environmentalist, passionate about sustainability, science & art and creating meaningful relationships.  She has combined all these passions into her coffee beans, sourced locally as well as internationally, creating specialty coffee roasts. Find her coffee on her website or at The Mad River Taste Place in Waitsfield, VT.  In…

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The lake offers scenic cruises, luxury cruises for those who wish to be wined and dined, and sailing for those who like to chart their own course. The lake may even have its own monster called of course Champ. Samual Champlain himself supposedly saw it when he visited the lake – so perhaps you will…

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A beautiful drive over the 2,365′ Appalachian Gap to the crystal waters of Lake Champlain with some opportunities for sightseeing along the way. Of special interest: The Shelburne Museum The Vermont Teddy Bear Factory The Charlotte – Essex, N.Y. Ferry From VT-100 in Waitsfield, turn onto VT-17 and head WEST over the Appalachian Gap, the…

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Lawson’s Finest was founded in 2008 by Sean and Karen Lawson. Lawson’s Finest Liquid’s goal is to provide beers of the highest quality and outstanding freshness, featuring world-class IPA’s and unique maple brews, while emulating the best of widely appreciated styles. In 2018 Lawson’s Finest opened their Waitsfield brewery, taproom and retail store. The Waitsfield hand-hewn…

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Lisa Schermerhorn is a successful Hypnotist, Personal Development Coach, and Healer. Helping remove blocks so you can live a passionate and puposeful life. Sports performance including skiing and golf Smoking Cessation Weight Loss Stress Relief Past Life Regression John of God Crystal Healing Bed Lisa is a Certified Hypnotist, received her Reiki Master from internationally…

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This trek begins at the Mad River Valley Chamber of Commerce office on, well, Bridge Street in historic Waitsfield Village. The scenic drive takes you on a 19 mile trip that takes in 3 bridges: The Great Eddy, the Pine Brook and Warren Village covered bridges. There is spectacular scenery along the way on the,…

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Serving smoked barbeque, Cajun, burgers and 25 beers on tap.  Family friendly atmosphere where the locals like to hang out! Great apres ski/bike/hike dining!  Live music and open mic night are a blast.  Check out their event schedule. Here is a bit of what people are saying: “Good old fashioned BBQ, and John brews his…

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Challenging, 8.4 miles out and back, elevation gain 2500’ Views of Stark Mt., Camel’s Hump, Mt. Mansfield and Lake Champlain are part of this peak’s spectacular scenery. The Jerusalem Trail climbs steadily to the intersection of the Long Trail. At the Long Trail, turn right and head south toward Mt. Ellen. Along the way, traverse…

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A 2.6 mile round-trip hike that gains over 500′ of elevation to a unique lookout. From Rt. 17 you hike north on the Long Trail, which climbs steeply, passes a spur to the Mad River Glen Lookout, then reaches a high point at the flat ridge of Molly Stark Mountain summit. The trail goes over…

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A full day, or overnight, and 11.6 miles along the Long Trail will take you to the Summit of Mount Abraham, across the top of Lincoln Peak, Mount Ellen, and General Stark Mountain and end with an exciting descent to Rt. 17 and the Appalachian Gap. Two cars, or a ride at the end, are…

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A 6.2 mile round-trip hike through forest across the top of Mad River Glen to the summit of General Stark Mountain. Begin at the Appalachian Gap and hike south. Your first challenge is Stark’s Wall, a steep uphill climb. You will cross a perennially muddy area with the help of planks, climb a ladder across…

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The Lincoln Gap to Mt.Abraham portion of the Long Trail is a challenging hike to one of the most impressive summits in New England. At over 4000 feet you have 360o views of the Adirondack Mountains and Lake Champlain to the west, the White Mountains to the east and the Green Mountains from Killington Peak to…

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Challenging, 5.8 miles out and back, elevation gain 2500’ One of Vermont’s five 4,000’ mountains, the rocky summit of Mount Abraham offers 360 degree panoramic views of the White Mountains, the Adirondacks and Killington Peak – called “one of the best panoramas from the Long Trail” by the Green Mountain Club. The Battell Trail climbs…

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The Sunset Rock hike is relatively short hike that quickly takes the participant to absolutely spectacular views of the Valley and the Adirondack Mountain Range from an elevation of over 2000 feet. Once at the trail head, follow the white-blazed Long Trail South markings to the Mountain National Forest registration box. The trail starts with…

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Maclay Architects designs buildings and communities that are models for healthy, inspired living, advancing to a carbon neutral and ecologically sustainable future. We offer clients Choices in Sustainability; selecting the appropriate levels of environmental performance to suit their needs. This may range from current standards to carbon neutral and/or net zero performance; buildings or communities…

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  The Mad Marathon, Mad Half & Relays The World’s Most Beautiful Marathon! Take it easy or take it tough…we have a race for every runner at any level. The Tenth Annual Mad Marathon, Mad Half and relays are scheduled for July 12, 2020 in the gorgeous Mad River Valley, located in Central Vermont. You…

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The Mad River Barn is an Inn, Restaurant, and Pub that specializes in family-friendly entertainment. The Inn includes 18 guest rooms, each with a private bath, including three family-style suites with separate sleeping areas. The restaurant at the Mad River Barn offers artisan pub fare with local Vermont brews, seven nights a week. After ordering…

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The best way to experience the Mad River Valley is to explore the scenic Mad River Byway. The Mad River Byway is one of a collection of scenic Vermont roads recognized for their archeological, cultural, historic, natural recreational or scenic qualities. The Mad River Byway stretches 36.5 miles and winds its way through Middlesex, Moretown,…

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The Mad River Chorale celebrated its Twentieth Aniiversary in 2012-13. We’re a non-auditioned but highly-reviewed community chorus which entertains the Mad River Valley residents and guests year around, performing at various venues in the area. For specific information about singing opporunities and instruction and about upcoming concerts, please visit our website, linked above.

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Now an “awarding winning” distillery!  The Maple Aged Rum won two gold medals in recent competitions and the Corn Whisky won a silver and bronze.  The Mad River Valley is nestled in the Green Mountains of Vermont. In a state known for its beauty and character, the Mad River Valley is a truly exceptional place.…

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At Mad River Eye Care, Dr. Shannon H. Mitchell and staff employ advanced technology to help you achieve your greatest potential for clear vision. This may involve eyeglasses fashioned from our extensive and varied collection of eyeglass frames for all budgets; or Dr. Mitchell’s hands-on approach to specialty contact lenses; or the latest diagnostic techniques…

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Mad River Glen is a ski area like no other. It’s a place where skiing is still a sport, not an industry. A place where skiing remains an outdoor adventure in a pristine, natural setting. Mad River Glen offers challenging and diverse terrain with an uphill capacity that guarantees un-crowded trails. It is one of…

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Mad River Glen’s on-mountain retail shop is located on the right side of “The Boardwalk” as you enter the ski area. Here you will find most everything you need for a day of skiing at Mad River Glen. You are invited to come on in and peruse the well-stocked store.  The General Store is so…

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After a hike along the Mad River Greenway, take a dip in this lovely swimming hole. Good for the whole family, go down the bank to the pebbly beach and wade into the cool, flowing Mad River. There are rocks that form a gentle “rapid” to play in. Good for kids as well as the…

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The renovated “Garrison” now has modern amenities, but still the Vermont feel! 22 Rooms all have free WiFi, refrigerators and Flat-screen TV’s.  Convenient express check-in with a 24 hour front desk.  Bathrooms are equipped with hair dryers and towels.  Housekeeping is provided on request. Located just a few minutes from Mad River Glen and Sugarbush…

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The non-profit Mad River Path Association manages a series of community paths in the Valley, including this “West Side Loop” section of the Mad River Greenway. This is an easy, 2-mile (out-and-back) trail along the Mad River and through riparian forests. Towards the end of the path is a lovely gazebo set up on the…

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The MAD RIVER TASTE PLACE offers a curated retail experience where locals and visitors can learn about, sample, and purchase food and beverages originated in the Mad River Valley and throughout Vermont. Occupying a thoughtfully repurposed bank building you can read the stories of the makers, meet the artisan of the day and sample their products, take…

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Resort Guides is the publisher of the Mad River Valley Four Season Guide, published yearly each fall. The ‘must-have’ resource for visitors and residents, it’s free and available all around town! Now available online–just visit our site and download the app for iPhone and Android. Our highly rated, easy to use mobile app has everything…

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The Moretown Memorial Library, the Joslin Memorial Library and the Warren Public Library have joined together as an informal association to promote libraries, library services and library programs in the Mad River Valley. All three libraries utilize technological services in their library programing. Patrons may download audio and e-books, can take free online courses, or…

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The Mad River Valley Rotary Club has over 60 members who volunteer their time to make the Mad River Valley a better place to live. As a chapter of Rotary International, the Mad River Valley Rotary aspires to make a difference locally and beyond. The organization is committed to community service, building friendships, and developing leaders.  The international exchange program cultivates…

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The Mad Taco serves a variety of Mexican dishes. Local meats and produce are utilized when available. The ever changing sauce options let you customize your own levels of heat.  The restaurant has an array of Craft Beers as well. Catering is available as well.  For party’s with less than 50 people, call the restaurant…

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Maple Sweet Real Estate aims for the highest client and customer profit performance via responsive, personalized communication, creative, insightful marketing techniques, dynamic graphics and cutting edge technology. For more information, to list your own property, or to search the latest listings please connect to www.maplesweet.com, the Maple Sweet blog @ www.lightamber.wordpress.com, call 800-525-7965 or e-mail…

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­­Located in the heart of Vermont, Megan Schultz Events and Designs is your affordable, one-stop shop for the event of your dreams. Whether you are getting married, celebrating a milestone occasion or just want to throw a better party than your neighbors, Megan Schultz is here to help you turn your visions into a reality.…

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Our aim is to provide a great variety of good foods at a reasonable price with friendly, efficient service.  We have launched this website in order to help you find our Weekly Specials, to offer you exclusive Online Coupons, and to serve your grocery needs better. Mehuron’s History In 1941 Mehuron’s Market began under the…

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This pretty trail takes you above Rt. 17 through a hemlock forest and a deer yard. It is wooded, and although not very long, rolls up and down moderately steep hills which makes it more vigorous than its length would suggest. The path is narrow with a series of wooden footbridges and rocky terrain underfoot.…

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Moosewalk Studios and Gallery is an intimate gallery set in stunning gardens on the edge of the Green Mountain national Forest. The gallery features the award winning watercolors of Gary Eckhart and the fine art photography of Roarke Sharlow. The artists have work in corporate and private collections in Europe and North and South America.…

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Moderate, 5 mile loop, elevation gain 560’ (dirt roads) This loop features good climbs in the forest before opening up to some of the best views in the Mad River Valley. The Route: From Moretown village, go up the Moretown Mt Rd and, staying right, climb 1.75 miles to Howes Rd. Turn left on Howes…

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Strode Independent Living at Morgan Orchards Senior Living Community

Located in the heart of Vermont, Strode Independent Living is an active 55+ community at Morgan Orchards Senior Living Community. Our relaxed, rural setting offers stunning views of Braintree Hill and the Green Mountains. And with I-89 only two minutes away the best of Vermont is within an hour’s drive.

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Taking time for oneself on a regular basis is important in the lives we live now a days. Whether it is by practicing yoga, meditating, getting acupuncture or through some other means, these modalities can transform one’s life with more calm, peacefulness, joy and health. Ana has been teaching yoga since 2002 and received her…

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Beautifully restored 1850’s farmhouse with wood-burning fireplaces, hardwood floors and 8 spacious guestrooms with private baths, feather beds, antiques.

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The MRVHC provides complete preventive health care, including: adult physical exams (including gynecological) well child care immunizations for children and adults full lab capabilities, EKG, lung function tests specialized diabetes care mental health therapy services The Mad River Valley Health Center also handles illnesses, injuries and accidents, with the ability to x-ray, suture and perform…

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Founded in 1831, National Bank of Middlebury has served the needs of the people who live and work in west central Vermont for almost two centuries. We are a locally owned and managed independent bank and are proud to contribute to the local economies of the communities we serve. We are committed to helping our…

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A bubbly, refreshing elevation of classic and unexpected flavors. Noah Schwartz, a young entrepreneur, created the Fizzy Maple Lemonade that people can’t get enough of! Starting at the age of 11, Noah has created quite the business for himself!    

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North Fayston Loop Easy to Moderate, 4 mile loop, elevation gain 540’, (dirt roads) A fun back road loop on North Fayston, Center Fayston and Randall roads, with nice views of Burnt Rock Mt. and the high valley. The Route: Park on the side of North Fayston Rd in Fayston west of Route 100, then…

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Easy, 4 mile loop, elevation gain 540’, (dirt roads) A fun back road loop on North Fayston, Center Fayston and Randall roads, with nice views of Burnt Rock Mt. and the high valley. The Route: Park on the side of North Fayston Rd off of Airport Rd and Route 100 in Fayston (be careful as…

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Our wood fired pizzas are handmade with fresh local ingredients, starting with our own naturally leavened wholegrain crust made with locally grown organic wheat. We are honored to work with several local farms and businesses to source our meats & produce and try to list them for each pizza. One upside of the pandemic is…

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“Combine fall foliage viewing and harvest activities with purchases from local artists across Vermont. Bright yellow signs compete with oranges and reds of October along Vermont’s roads enticing visitors to the studios of craftspeople and fine artists across Vermont during the 2019 Fall Open Studio Tour over October 5 & 6. Open Studio Weekend is…

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The trail begins at the Battleground Condominiums. It is about 4 miles out and back but can be made longer by connecting to the Catamount Trail which then crosses the Long Trail. After passing the Battleground’s tennis courts, the trail heads right, into the woods, and climbs steeply for a ways then becomes more gradually…

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Looking for sweet two-part harmony, fabulous acoustic sounds, and all of your favorite cover tunes from the past few decades? Look no further than the Phineas Gage Project – Mad River Valley’s acoustic power duo of Rob Williams and Erica Stroem. We play receptions, art openings, apres-ski events, barn raisings, fund-raisers and just about any…

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A unique and special inn that is a warm and inviting home away from home. Located in historic downtown Warren.

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Pizza Soul is authentic, hand-crafted, specialty gourmet pizza, calzones and stromboli’s – like you’ll find nowhere else. Made fresh with heart, and of course, a little bit of SOUL.Pizza Soul born out of the thinking that great pizza is like a symphony for your taste buds, and great music is like food for the soul.…

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Local Apparel Designer clothing shop and studio. Using a “Farm to Table” mindset, we source from smaller family owned factories in democracies using natural fibers & trims. We are next door to the Waitsfield Post Office. Collections feature garments for men & women. Most designs are fully fashioned knits, cut&sewn knits, or boiled wools. We…

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Reign Vermont is a unique business that has morphed and adapted since it began nearly 30 years ago. What began as a biking accessory business has flexed to become involved in fashion. The Covid Pandemic presented a new opportunity producing high quality and fun masks. The Reign Vermont shop is located on the banks of…

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Enjoy fresh, American cuisine in an approachable and fun atmosphere. Serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Located at Sugarbush Lincoln Peak base lodge.

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Grilled Diver Scallops

Sage is planning to re-open in December, 2020 A taste of the Mediterranean coast in the heart of the Mad River Valley, Sage offers eclectic cuisine inspired by classics from Spain, Italy, Greece and other Mediterranean coastal locales. Also serving delicious cocktails, desserts and coffees in a warm and casual atmosphere. Hours Dinner Served: Thursday,…

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Our classes suit every body at any skill level

Our Purpose: Inspire people to create + connect. SALT & SAND STUDIOS inspires people to create, connect and create joy through yoga and glass blowing.  For group classes, private study, workshops, events and more, visit us in Warren Vermont, right across from the famous Warren Falls and find a place of discovery. To top it all…

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Enjoy fresh air, and family fun. Hockey and Figure skates available for rental- or bring your own skates and get them sharpened for $5. Heated changing rooms and rest rooms available. Rink is divided so everyone has fun safely: one half for skating only and one half for stick-and-puck.  Lessons, groups and parties can be…

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Spring Hill School is a licensed nonprofit school, which offers a morning preschool program and afternoon program of early care and education.  The School has been accredited by the National Association of the Education of Young Children since 1995. Spring Hill received an award of four stars from the Vermont Step Ahead Recognition System. The…

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Anna Nasset is an advocate for victims. She started Stand up Resources which provides services in a variety of ways: Speaker and Trainer to victim service agencies, conferences, law enforcement, military and universities. Writing for victim service agencies. Graphic and Web Design for victim service agencies. Podcast: The Mend sponsored by the Center for Crime…

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A 4-mile round-trip flat hike that is a local well-kept secret. Equally good for snowshoeing or hiking, you begin at Stetson Hollow (marked by a small sign) on the west side of Rt. 100 south of Warren Village. This is a scenic snowshoe along the brook and is marked by small waterfalls and cascades. The…

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Curated bowls of soup which include ramen noodles, a choice of soup base and flavor, vegetables, and protein (chicken, pork belly, egg, pork loin).  Something for everyone’s palate.  From spicy to mild, create your own, or have one of their special bowls. Here are some examples (not necessarily still on the menu, but you will…

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From the Ocean Floor to your Mountain Door! Sugar Fish VT sells over 20 different varieties of  seafood for your enjoyment.  At Sugar Fish VT,  the Skipper strives to source the highest quality seafood that is mostly wild caught and processed within the USA.   Our mission is to share our seafood with the Mad River…

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Sugar Lodge at Sugarbush is only 1/2 mile to Sugarbush Resort and 5 miles to Mad River Glen Ski Area.  Couples and families alike will enjoy the convenience of the Lodge to all resort amenities without the on-mountain expense.  With rates starting at $79/night, it is easily the best value within the Sugarbush Resort area.  Prepare yourself for the day…

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Experience the charm and hospitality of a country inn. Whether you prefer a relaxing evening reading in the wood paneled library or a chat by the living room fireplace, we look forward to showing you our hospitality. Our floors creak and our fires crackle-and we wouldn’t have it any other way. The Inn features gracious…

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A world-class, independently-owned ski resort celebrating its 60th year this season!  Sugarbush Resort includes 2 mountains: Lincoln Peak and Mount Ellen, a health and recreation center, multiple on-mountain lodging options and restaurants. In 2001, Win Smith, Summit Ventures and a couple of other investers bought Sugarbush Resort from American Skiing Corporation.  Today, Win and his…

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  Adventure Camp Hiking, biking, zip lining, rock climbing, creek cruising, nature exploration, Euro Bungee- trampoline access, golf and more! Ages: 6 – 12 Time: 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM, Monday through Friday (no camp Wednesday, July 4th) Dates: Weeks of June 25 through August 24, 2018. LEARN MORE   Mini Campers Activities include lift…

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Welcome to one of the most beautiful places in the country to fly gliders – Vermont’s Mad River Valley.  At Sugarbush Soaring we offer flight instruction, scenic rides, rentals, introductory flights, and aero tows. What makes Sugarbush Soaring special? The Warren Sugarbush airport (0B7) is one of the premier soaring locations in the US. On any…

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The Mad River Valley community is invited to celebrate its love of recreation- in all its forms- at a Summer Recreation Kick-Off, to be held at the Lareau Farm on Sunday, June 2, from 4-7 pm. Co-sponsored by the Mad River Valley Recreation District, the Mad River Path and the Mad River Riders, this all-ages,…

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(Download Printable Hike Description PDF) Easy/moderate 2.2 miles out and back, elevation gain 400’ Sunset Ledge is a favorite, family-friendly destination. As the name implies, this short hike is well known for its grand sunsets over Lake Champlain and the rugged Adirondack Mountains. If returning after sunset, don’t forget to bring along a flashlight or…

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This 39 mile driving tour that begins at the MRV Chamber Visitors Center takes a leisurely one and a half hours that brings you through 7 covered bridges while offering spectacular views and pleasant opportunities to sample the local flavor along the way. Here are the bridges you’ll discover along the way; The Great Eddy Bridge,…

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Opened in 2012, The Green Closet began with a mission to provide a resale clothing experience like no other. In our boutique-like atmosphere you will find one-of-a-kind recycled current brands from Gap to Gucci. We add new inventory on a daily basis so no two visits to The Green Closet are ever the same! The…

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This 76 mile tour takes you north to Waterbury, Stowea dn up through Morrisville. Then it wraps around the Worcester Mountains through Scenic Elmore and Worcester along scenic Route 12. You end up in our state capital of Montpelier before retuning back to “the valley” via the Mad river Byway. See the Map! Highlights: Legendary…

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For many years, the Punch Bowl has been a recognized nude swimming hole so discretion is advised. It is a beautiful spot with water cascading over boulders and pools as much as 10-feet deep. There are also some picnic tables and dogs are welcome. From Waitsfield, go south on Rt. 100 and turn right onto…

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Fly fishing shop in Historic Waitsfield offers fly fishing equipment and accessories to outfit the beginner fisherman all the way to the expert angler!  The Silver Trout carries high quality Umpqua flies and locally hand tied flies. The Owner and Founder, Stuart Hayden, is a Chemist and all his products have no silicone, are non-toxic…

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  Situated on Vermont Route 17, The Swanson Inn (formerly the Millbrook Inn) is a short 5 mile drive to Sugarbush Resort and 4 miles to Mad River Glen, and just two miles to Waitsfield village shopping and restaurants.  Located in the heart of the Mad River Valley, The Swanson Inn is the perfect place…

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The Warren Falls Inn is great for traveling alone or in a large group, such as a wedding party or family gathering.  Whether you’re visiting for a day or a week, you are sure to enjoy the spacious common area including a fully stocked kitchen, dining room table,  living room with large furnished deck on…

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We are pleased to offer you lodging in our riverside inn at the foot of the Sugarbush ski slope access road.  We are also just a few miles from Mad River Glen ski area.  The Warren Lodge has modern accommodations with the warmth and hospitality of a country inn.  We combine New England Charm and…

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(Download Printable PDF of Hike) Moderate, 2 miles out and back, elevation gain 420’ The trails feature easy grades in a beautiful mixed hardwood forest, then some more challenging steep sections on the Vista Trail. The view is well worth the effort. Trail Access and Route: The trailhead for this route is at the Brooks…

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                            “Home of the First Great Cup of Green Mountain Coffee”. Three Mountain Cafe is the original home of Green Mountain Coffee Roasters’ cafe. Now owned by Paul & Julie, that same great cup of coffee can be had to start your…

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A breakfast, brunch & lunch cafe open from 6am – 2pm everyday!  Dishes are prepared daily with locally sourced ingredients.  All the bread and sugary treats are made in-house daily. Delicious Breakfast and Lunch items that will be pleasing to everyone!

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New compost company in central Vermont offering both commercial and residential pickup of food scraps. We offer a bucket exchange service. All of our buckets are food grade with an easy to use screw on lid. Visit our website for more details Our mission is to help Vermonters who are helping to save the planet;…

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Whether you’re visiting the Mad River Valley for skiing, romance, golf, fall foliage exploration, planning or attending a wedding or simply relaxing, Tucker Hill’s quiet 14-acre woodland location is the perfect place for enjoying your Vermont stay in true Vermont style. Moments from Sugarbush and Mad River Glen, and just a mile from the delightful towns…

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Umiak Outdoor Outfitters is Vermont’s outdoor adventure center. We are a full-service outfitter offering retail sales, demos, safety instruction, tours, rentals, children’s / custom programs and more. Our staff is comprised of some of New England’s top trained and respected outdoor enthusiast who love any opportunity to share their knowledge and skills with others. ​

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The Valley Arts is a non-profit organization dedicated to the celebration of the Arts in the Mad River Valley. The Vermont Festival of the Arts is held from August 1st through Labor Day weekend.  Valley Arts also runs the Festival Gallery, exhibiting local and regional artists year-round.

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The Valley Players is in its 40th consecutive year of successful community theater and we invite everyone to participate in our wide variety of activities. Look at our Theater Calendar, for the latest events Every Labor Day Weekend join us at the Mad River Valley Craft Fair, which we own Read about the annual Vermont Playwrights Award, to encourage new plays…

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