1824 House

Beautifully restored country inn features 8 guestrooms with featherbeds, private bath, gourmet breakfasts, candlelit dinners. Ski the Valley packages available.

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All Things Bright and Beautiful

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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Allyn’s Lodge Fireside Dining

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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Artisans’ Gallery

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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Ben & Jerry’s Homemade

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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Blueberry Lake

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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Blueberry Lake Cross-Country Ski Center

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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Blueberry Lake Trails: Flying Squirrel Mountain Biking

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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Blueberry Lake: Lenord’s Loop Mountain Biking

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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Bragg Hill Road Walk

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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Bridge Street Counseling Associates

SPECIALTY: Mindfulness informed psychotherapy, parenting, grief, school related issues, complex life changes, career changes The foundation of my approach is that all human beings have an innate desire to tap into their deepest and best parts of themselves. A therapeutic process begins when there is a positive connection and a personal openness, desire and commitment…

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Bridges Family Resort

The Bridges is consistently ranked among the 50 Greatest U.S. Tennis Resorts by Tennis Magazine Adult Tennis Clinics Daily Grand Slam Packages 90 minute Wide Open Workout 60 minute private lesson Unlimited court time Bridges gift Game matching Bridges tennis mixers Full use of The Bridges Fitness Center Other Adult Events Team training, private lessons,…

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Building Performance Services LLC

Full-service “Home Performance” Contractor, providing Energy Audits, Infrared inspections, air sealing and insulating, and general repairs. We are BPI Certified (www.bpi.org), Award Winning (www.efficiencyvermont.org) and EPA Lead Certified. We are a Home Performance with ENERGY STAR® (HPwES) contractor working with Efficiency Vermont to improve the comfort, safety and energy efficiency of homes and small businesses…

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Bundy Modern

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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Burnt Rock Mountain

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

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

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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Camel’s Hump

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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Camel’s Hump from Huntington

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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Casella Waste Mgmt.

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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Clear Water Filtration

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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Clearwater Sports

Vermont’s source for outdoor clothing, gear and guided adventures. Don’t Take Our Word For It! Hear from some of our customers… “They Are Awesome!!” – Facebook Follower “What a great experience!!! Thank you Barry for pushing me & not letting me give up on standing on the board!!! Loved it! I want a board now!!!“…

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Complexions

A lovely skin care studio in Historic Waitsfied Village. Advanced Facial treatments and  hair removal services offered by a NCEA Licensed Esthetician. Complexions is located along the lovely meandering river which passes through the Mad River Valley,  and walking distance from the shops, swim holes, artisans and marvelous restaurants of Historic Waitsfield Village.  Just minutes…

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Cornerstone Pub & Kitchen

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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Covered Bridges

Vermont covered bridges are a unique feature of the landscape. There are more covered bridges per square mile in Vermont than any other place in the world, with 107 authentic covered bridges located throughout the state. Here is a circle tour that brings you through 8 covered bridges around the Mad River Valley: Lincoln Gap…

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Crosspoint Associates, Inc.

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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Dana Forest Trail

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.

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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Donna Gilchrist – Merchant Processing Advocacy, Education, Solutions, Services & Equipment

I’ve been providing “experienced” Merchant Credit Card Processing advocacy, education, services, honest assessments and solutions as well as providing “better” alternatives with “full” disclosure with “integrity”, since 2007. I insure Merchants are provided free traditional terminals and Mobile swipers, when needed. “Fair” pricing on new and compatibility with many current POS Systems. Not all POS…

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Doug Mosle Real Estate

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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Elevation Physical Therapy

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 Lollipop Mountain Biking Loop

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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Fuller Hill – Warren Village

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

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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Gillespie Fuels & Propane

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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GMTA – MadBus

Green Mountain Transit Agency is the public transit provider for central and northwestern Vermont, including the Mad River Valley’s FREE, seasonal bus service. The Mad Bus is here to help you travel around the Valley. The Mad Bus is also easy to use. You can wait for it at any bus stop in the Valley,…

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Great Eddy Swimming Hole

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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Greg Trulson, Justice of the Peace

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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Gulf and Gap Loop

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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Hemlock Hill Trail

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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Hogan’s Pub

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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Houseneeds.com

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 Inn

Hyde Away Fireplace Room

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 is a friendly, comfortable haven…

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Junior Golf Camp

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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KidsACT

KidsACT camps and classes offer students the opportunity to experience being in a play from beginning to end, including making sets, props, and costumes; acting, singing and dancing; even creating posters and flyers for publicity. Technical skills such as lighting and set design may be taught to older students with an interest. All classes and…

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Kingsbury Bridge Greenway

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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Lake Champlain

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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Lake Champlain via Hinesburg and Charlotte

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 Liquids

Lawson’s Finest is an award-winning artisanal microbrewery located in Warren, Vermont. Our goal is to provide local brews of the highest quality and freshness, while crafting unique new recipes and emulating the best of widely appreciated styles. Lawson’s Finest Liquids, LLC distributes custom batches of unique beer through our exclusive wholesale distributor, The Beer Guy,…

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Lisa Schermerhorn Hypnosis

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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Long Trail – Mount Ellen via Jerusalem Trail

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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Long Trail: Molly Stark’s Balcony

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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Long Trail: Gap to Gap (Monroe Skyline)

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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Long Trail: General Stark Mountain

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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Long Trail: Lincoln Gap to Mt. Abraham

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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Long Trail: Mt. Abe from Battell Trail

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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Long Trail: Sunset Rock

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

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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Mad Marathon

The World’s Most Beautiful Marathon! Take it easy or take it tough…we have a race for every runner at any level. The Eighth Annual Mad Marathon, Mad Half and relays are scheduled for July 8, 2018 in the gorgeous Mad River Valley, located in Central Vermont. You will be running through this extraordinary rural community…

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Mad River Barn

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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Mad River Byway

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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Mad River Chorale

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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Mad River Distillers

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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Mad River Fiber Arts & Mill

Mad River Fiber Mill is a full service fiber processing mini mill.   Our brand new equipment is manufactured by Belfast Mini Mills, in Prince Edward Island, Canada. We can handle your raw fiber from washing through yarn and every step in between. We process all wool types, fine wools such as Merino, Cormo and…

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Mad River Glen

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 General Store

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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Mad River Greenway Swimming Hole

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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Mad River Path

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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Mad River Riders

The Mad River Riders is a local, member-supported organization that works to improve cycling in the Mad River Valley, both on-road and mountain biking. The Mad River Riders have worked with both the Vermont Mountain Bike Associations (VMBA, www.vmba.org) and the State of Vermont to create new riding opportunities. Their web site lists favorite road…

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Mad River Riders’ Expert Mountain Biking Loop

Mad River Riders’ Expert Loop Challenging/Expert: 8.25 mile loop, +/- 2087 vertical feet The route consists of: Revolution (1.2 miles/425′ up/60′ down), Dana Hill Rd (.75 miles/530′ up/30′ down), Clinic (1.3miles/511′ down/150′ up), Busternut (.8 miles/397′ up/64′ down), Dana Hill Rd (.25 miles/32′ up/76′ down), Enchanted Forest (.25 miles/ 170′ up), Cyclone Connector (.5 miles/167′…

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Mad River Taste Place

The MAD RIVER TASTE PLACE offers a curated retail experience where locals and visitors can learn about, taste, 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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Mad River Valley 4- Season Guide — Resort Guides

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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Mad River Valley Libraries

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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Mad River Valley Real Estate

In an era of Bigger is Better featuring mergers, acquisitions and franchising which always leads to lack of customer service, Mad River Valley Real Estate believes customers and clients are best served by an independent company focused on highly personalized service.  Our office is located in the heart of the Mad River Valley on Main…

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Mad River Valley Rotary Club

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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Mad River Valley Wellness Alliance

We are a 501c3 nonprofit collaborative of business owners who are committed to helping residents and visitors invest in themselves and enhance their journey of health and well being. Our motto is Come for the Wellness, Stay for the Mountains. We are working to make the Mad River Valley is a wellness destination. Massage therapists, herbalists,…

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Mad River Veterinary Service

Mad River Veterinary Service & Pet Inn: A Full Service Companion Health Care and pet boarding facility. Dr. Karen Anderson, a graduate of Cornell College of Veterinary Medicine, opened the clinic March 1987 serving “All Creature Great & Small”. Pet boarding for Mad River Valley residents and visitors is available. Boarding includes daily excercise and…

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Mad Taco

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.

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Maple Sweet Real Estate

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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Megan Schultz Events & Designs

­­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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Mill Brook Trail

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

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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Moretown Common Road Biking Loop

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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Mountain Driver’s Delight

A drive which 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. Special features of…

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Mountain Rose Yoga and Acupuncture

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 has received…

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Mountain View Inn

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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MRV Health Center, Inc.

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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National Bank of Middlebury

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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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North Fayston Road Biking Loop

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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North Fayston Walk

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) then head west…

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Northern Foliage Loop

This tour takes you north to Stowe and beyond and back to Montpelier with lots of opportunity for leaf-peeping and visiting some of Vermont’s best attractions along the way. Don’t miss: Ben & Jerry’s Cold Hollow Cider Mill Smuggler’s Notch Lake Elmore The State Capitol From Waitsfield, go NORTH on VT-100 through Irasville and Waitsfield…

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Opulent Designs

Opulent Designs is your source for beautiful eco-friendly and fair trade clothing, vintage jewelry, CBD products, and works by VT artisans located in The Mad River Valley, Vermont. Stop in and see our array of vintage jewelry, purses,  relaxation products, Vermont Artisan tea, and essentials like socks and undies. Vermont artisan products include high end…

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Phen Basin Hike

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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Quayl’s Chocolates

Quayl’s Chocolates are hand-made in Warren, Vermont.  Quayl’s Chocolates are available in the Mad River Valley and Central Vermont, at various winter farmers’ markets and by contacting Quayl directly to place a special order for wedding favors or gifts.

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Rumble’s Kitchen

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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Salt and Sand Studios: Yoga Studio, Glass Blowing School

Our Purpose: Inspire people to create + connect SALT & SAND STUDIOS inspires people to create and connect 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 off, right…

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Skatium: Outdoor Ice Skating Rink

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

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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Stetson Hollow

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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Sugar Lodge at Sugarbush

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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Sugarbush Inn

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 sitting 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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Sugarbush Resort Summer Camps

  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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Sugarbush Soaring

Sugarbush Soaring offers scenic rides for those who want to experience the Joy of Silent Flight over the beautiful Mad River Valley. We offer 4 types of rides ranging from a 15 minute to a 45 minute Mile High Ride. We also offer an opportunity for glider pilots to soar in all three forms of…

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SunCommon

Save Money. Go Solar at no upfront cost. As Vermont’s largest solar business, SunCommon believes that everyone has the right to a healthy environment and brighter future – and renewable energy is where it starts. Energy from the sun can power our lives and build vibrant communities. Our mission is to tear down barriers to clean energy and use…

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Sunset Ledge

(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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The Green Closet

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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The Northeast Kingdom

One of the great foliage drives takes you into Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom and beautiful Lake Willoughby. You’ll pass through the charming towns of Hardwick, Barton, and Greensboro and after a stop at the Cabot Creamery and Hope Cemetery you return through Barre and Montpelier. Don’t miss: Fairbanks Museum in St. Johnsbury Stephen Huneck’s Dog Chapel…

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The Punch Bowl Swimming Hole

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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The Store

Enjoy the finest in gifts & decorative accessories, gourmet cookware, housewares, linens, gift baskets, bath items, cookbooks, specialty foods and much, much more. For over 46 years, The Store has been pleasing Vermonters and people around the world with its extraordinary selections, exceptional style and its caring service. Housed in a magnificent historic 1834 building,…

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The Warren Falls Inn

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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The Warren Lodge

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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The Warren Path

(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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Three Mountain Cafe

                            “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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True North Wilderness Program

True North provides personalized therapeutic interventions and transition support for 14-17 year old adolescents and 18-22 year old young adults with an emphasis on assessment and family participation.  The length of stay is flexible and determined on an individual basis. Our average length of stay is 8 to 10 weeks.  Services are customized to provide…

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Tucker Hill Inn

Picture of Tucker Hill Inn

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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Turtle Creek Builders Ltd

The Green Mountains’ GREEN builders, Turtle Creek Builders design and build sustainable, high quality homes, renovations, additions and fine interiors to national green standards. Our experienced craftsmen utilize care and demonstrate pride in their work – respecting your time and property.

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Valley Arts VT

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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Valley Players

The Valley Players is in its thirty-third 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…

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Valley Reporter

Local weekly publication serving the towns of Waitsfield, Fayston, Warren, Moretown, Duxbury, Waterbury, and Sugarbush and Mad River Glen Ski Resorts. News, classifieds, events, inserts, and more.

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Vermont Adaptive Ski and Sports

Vermont Adaptive Ski and Sports a nationally recognized organization that empowers people of all abilities through inclusive sports and recreational programming regardless of ability to pay. In addition to sports, year-round programming options integrate environmental, holistic wellness, and competitive training philosophies for people of all ages with cognitive, developmental, physical and emotional disabilities. We are…

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Vermont State House

In Montpelier you can explore one of the nation’s oldest and best preserved state capitols. As you tour our halls and chambers, you will develop a sense of what makes this historic building, and the state for which it was built, unique. The Vermont capitol also operates on the principle of open government and all…

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Vermont Teddy Bear Factory

Check out the Vermont Teddy Bear Factory Tour where the Best Teddy Bears in the Universe Are Born! Vermont Teddy Bear Company is the largest maker of hand-crafted, American-made Teddy Bears! On the tour you will see all the steps in conceiving, assembling and dressing these bears, including packing them in their temporary home to…

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VT Adaptive Ski & Sport

Vermont Adaptive Ski & Sports is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing recreational sports opportunities to people with disabilities. Vermont Adaptive offers ski and snowboard clinics at Vermont Ski areas, where Vermont Adaptive instructors teach lessons for all ability levels. Students may book lessons as individuals or as part of a group. Family members or friends…

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Waitsfield and Champlain Valley Telecom

Proudly serving our neighbors with local service and world-class technology since 1904. Waitsfield and Champlain Valley Telecom provides local service, long distance and high-speed Internet service to the Mad River and central Champlain Valley regions of Vermont.

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Waitsfield Country Roads Loop

Moderate, 5 mile loop, elevation gain 500’ (paved and dirt roads) This walk offers beautiful views of the Green Mountains across the valley. Along Common Rd, notice the Skinner Barn, a beautifully restored historic dairy barn originally built in 1891 by the Daniel Skinner family. Of classic post and beam construction, it has now found…

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Waitsfield Farmers’ Market

You can find fresh produce, flowers, seedlings, honey, wool, eggs, meat, cheese and other farm products. In addition you can find crafts made in Vermont, baked goods, and prepared food. Every Saturday there is live entertainment. Visitors are welcome to bring their pets on leash.

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Ward’s Swimming Hole

Just north of the Mad River Valley, on Rt. 100B is a gem of a swimming hole and small park.  There are rocks to climb, boulders to hop, and a large grassy area to enjoy on a warm summer’s day. From Waitsfield, go north on Rt. 100 and where the road splits, continue north on…

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Warren Falls

If you were to visit only one swimming hole in Vermont, make sure you visit Warren Falls. With its multiple waterfalls, deep pools, natural waterslide, and remarkable rock formation, Warren Falls is the blueprint for all other swimming holes. Period.   – David Hajdasz, Take the Plunge: An Explorers Guide to swimming holes of Vermont “10…

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Warren Riverside Park Swimming Hole

This quiet Mad River swimming spot, right off of Rt. Rt. 100, is shaded, shallow, and welcoming. There is a parking area, a picnic table, and a rope swing and is perfect for a family outing. From Waitsfield, go south on Rt. 100 and turn left just beyond the Golden Lion Riverside Inn into the parking…

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Warren Store

Home of the world famous #6! Our deli chefs offer an eclectic mix of down-home cooking, regional cuisine, and worldly flavor. Everyday we prepare our delicious meals from scratch, with an emphasis on locally grown and produced ingredients. We offer a full hot breakfast menu, baked goods from our onsite bakery, a full lunch assortment,…

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Warren Timeshare Resales & Rentals

Since 2003, SellMyTimeshareNow.com has been providing travelers with luxurious timeshare resales for prices that fit even the most frugal of budgets. With an array of timeshare suites located within Warren’s top resorts, our inventory is an excellent place to begin your hunt for the perfect Vermont home away from home. Choosing a Warren timeshare resale…

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Waterbury Reservoir

Paddle on the Waterbury Reservoir, or spend some time camping at this quiet State Park spanning 850 acres. Located a short drive from the Mad River Valley, this state park is open spring, summer and winter. View Location Map

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Weathertop Mountain Inn

Visit Weathertop Mountain Inn and discover why it is “not your typical country inn…”  Behind this contemporary post & beam’s deceptively simple cedar-planked facade, guests will enjoy Asian antiques and art, eclectic evening dining, thoughtful amenities, and warm, attentive service from the resident owners, Lisa and Michael Lang.  Weathertop is located on Route 17, just minutes from Mad River Glen,…

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West Hill House B&B

Allen Suite Bedroom at West Hill House B&B

Escape to West Hill House B&B, a quiet haven next to Sugarbush for the 3 Rs: Rekindle your relationship – Restore your soul – Renew your energy. Tranquility awaits you, yet with so many things to do and see all seasons of the year. The B&B is Green Hotel and 100% Solar Powered also offering complimentary EV…

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West Hill Loop

This 5-mile loop will take you on a ramble through back-country roads with good views along the way. Park in Warren Village, cross Rt. 100, and start up the steep Lincoln Gap Road. Turn right onto West Hill Road and follow that all around and back down to Rt. 100. From Waitsfield, go south on…

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White Birch Cottage

Owned and operated by Karen Cavoretto, White Birch Cottage is nestled in a private setting with easy access. It offers a spacious floor plan which can welcome 2 to 6 guests. Minutes from Camel’s Hump State Park and Bolton in the Mad River Valley, this well appointed and immaculate property offers you and your loved…

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Yestermorrow Design/Build School

Yestermorrow Design/Build School teaches over 150 hands-on workshops a year in design, construction, woodworking, and architectural craft and offers a variety of courses concentrating in sustainable design.  Our intensive, hands-on courses are taught by top architects,builders, and craftspeople from across the country. We also offer certificate programs in woodworking, natural building, and sustainable building and…

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Zoe’s Pilates

At it’s most simple, Pilates is a non-impact form of resistance training. Not only is Pilates a form of exercise but also a means of injury prevention and rehabilitation. Pilates focus’s on correct spinal and pelvic alignment, proper breathing, and smooth movement. By emphasizing these things you learn to move in a controlled manner from…

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