VT Vacation Activities
Vermont Family Vacation Activities
There is plenty to do for everyone during your Vermont vacation. We found plenty of fun Vermont activities – from outdoor adventure sports and cultural activities such as outstanding art galleries, museums, live music, theater, historic sites and more. You may also climb a cliff, take a Vermont farm tour, visit a cheesemaker, or float above the trees. Vermont is a four-season vacation destination with a wide variety of “things-to-do”. Explore all of the links below to discover fun family activities and attractions. Discover a new favorite vacation activity and make it an annual tradition. Ask us about visiting Vermont or share your comments. To feature your VT business, contact us.
Vermont Family Activities
PetraCliffs Climbing Center and Mountaineering School, 105 Briggs Street, Burlington, VT 05401 | 866-65-PETRA
Located in Burlington, PetraCliffs is a Vermont's premiere indoor rock climbing facility and climbing school. Our gym features 8,500 square feet of climbing walls and bouldering for all abilities. Our programming, guiding, and instructional course focuses on individuals and groups of all ages.
Above Reality Inc. Hot Air Balloon Rides, 70 Essex Way, Essex, VT 05452 | 802-899-4007
Enjoy spectacular views of the Green Mountains, Lake Champlain, and the Adirondack mountains during a memorable balloon flight with our friendly and skilled staff. We'll whisk you above the ordinary and take you on a magical voyage above the treetops. All flights conclude with a champagne toast and VT cheese and fudge.
Scott Farm Orchard, 707 Kipling Road, Dummerston, VT 05301 | 802-254-6868
The Scott Farm, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, has been in active cultivation since 1791. This 571 acre farm has been owned since 1995 by The Landmark Trust USA, a non-profit organization whose mission is to rescue important but neglected historic properties and bring them back to life. At Scott Farm this has meant revitalizing the entire farm operation from orchard to farmhouses to barns. Orchard products are certified ‘ecologically grown’.
Lamoille County Rail Trail - Vermont's East / West Adventure | 802-229-0005
When completed, the LVRT will span the breadth of Vermont from St. Johnsbury to Swanton. Nearly 100 mniles long, it will be th longest rail trail in New England. The Lamoille County Rail Trail offers spectacular vistas, local hospitality and services for hikers, bikers, equestrians, snowmobilers, snowshoers, mushers, and cross-country skiers.
Okemo Valley Regional Chamber of Commerce, 57 Pond St., Ludlow, VT 05149 | 802-228-5830
We serve the Towns of Andover, Cavendish, known for trophy trout fishing; Chester, known for Arts & Antiques; Ludlow, home of Okemo Mountain Resort, Mount Holly famous for Cider Days; Plymouth, home to Pres. Calvin Coolidge State historic site and Weston, home to the original Vermont Country Store.
Check out Vermont’s Top Events
Visit a Vermont Campground
Go Horseback Riding
See Vermont from above – take a Hot Air Balloon Ride
Skiing in Vermont
Hiking in Vermont
Golfing in Vermont
Fishing in Vermont
Cross-country Skiing in Vermont
Unwind at a Vermont Spa
Snowboarding in Vermont
Snowmobiling in Vermont
Bring the Kids for a Vermont Family Vacation
Visit a Vermont Art Gallery
Visit a Summer Theatre
Visit a Vermont Museum
Learn about Vermont birds, go Bird watching, or Share Bird Photos
Visit a Vermont Flea Market & Craft Fair
Take a Vermont Factory Tour
Visit a Vermont Country Fair or Exposition
Go canoeing or kayaking
Stay at a Romantic Vermont Inn
Discover a Great Vermont Restaurant
Go Car Shopping
Listen or Dance to “live” music
Shop Local at a Vermont Farmers’ Market
Visit a Vermont tourist attraction
Visit a State of Vermont Historic Site
Get Married in Vermont!
Have a great Vermont Wedding
Watch Vermont Maple Syrup being made
Take a bike ride or walk on the Stowe Recreation Path
Find a Vermont covered bridge
Support the Arts! Visit a Vermont Theatre or Playhouse
Tour a Vermont brewery or Vermont winery
Visit a Vermont Church, Synagogue or other House of Worship
Take a Bicycling tour or go Mountain Biking
Go House Hunting with a Vermont Realtor
Visit an annual Vermont Event
Take a Walk in Weissner Woods
Visit a Vermont Antique Store or Craft Center
Enjoy a weekend Outlet Shopping Spree!
Take a ride in an Airplane to view Vermont’s scenery!
Visit a Vermont Farm Stand or Apple Orchard
Visit a Vermont Cheese Producer – take home some Vermont Cheddar!
Go Swimming! Find a Vermont beach
Try Ice Fishing on a Vermont Lake or Pond
Go to movie! Visit a Vermont cinema, movie or drive-in theatre
Go Monster Hunting! – Look for a mysterious serpent named Memphre
Visit a Vermont used bookstore
Visit Dog Mountain
Visit a Vermont alpaca farm
Go on a hike with a Llama – Llama Trekking in Vermont
Visit a Vermont State Park
Go Rock Climbing
Visit a Vermont Amusement Park
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