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04/18/2019
Dining

Top 5 Pizza Places Locals Love in Killington

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Families are our favorite people on earth, but it can be difficult to agree on things, especially when traveling. Everyone wants to do different activities, go to different places, and finding a meal that all agree upon can be nearly impossible. One wants burgers, the other wants Mexican food, and the youngest may be clamoring for macaroni and cheese; it’s frustrating under normal circumstances but absolutely maddening when on vacation. Pizza, however, is the one dish that everyone loves, and these top five pizza places we love in Killington will

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03/15/2019
Activities

Killington in March: Mardi Gras, St. Patrick’s Day, and Earth Hour

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Remember the days when you could party all night and get up and go to work or school the next morning with barely a blink? Sometimes you wore sunglasses until noon, many times your hair was in a messy bun and the remnants of last night’s makeup were puddled under your eyes, and most times by 10 AM you were 100% back to your normal self! We remember and we miss those days, but we wouldn’t change a thing about the people we are today. We find new ways to

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02/14/2019
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Best Coffee Shops in Killington

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Winter days are short and cold here in Killington, and the nights can be long and frigid. What better way to keep yourself warm than with a steaming hot cup of your favorite caffeinated beverage? Coffee serves so many purposes in our lives, from waking us up in the mornings to giving us the energy to face the troubles of the day. It is always there for us, even when others aren’t! When traveling, however, it can be difficult to find the really good stuff—unless you happen to be traveling

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02/8/2019
Activities

Reasons To Enjoy a Vermont Valentine’s Day in Killington

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As we enter the deepest and darkest days of winter, the one bright spot for many people is the celebration of the most romantic holiday of the year: Valentine’s Day. This holiday of hearts and candies is just around the corner, and because it lands on a Thursday, we’re thinking your own special Valentine will appreciate a getaway in the land of snow and mountains, our own home state of Vermont! The Green Mountain State may turn a pale shade of white during the month of February, but it and

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02/5/2019
Restauarants

Best Killington Restaurants for Winter Comfort Food

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In the coldest days of winter, we find ourselves seeking comfort in all forms: blankets that are soft and warm, coats that are colorful and bright, and foods that don’t just fill our bellies, but also feed our souls! This is especially true when taking a winter vacation in Killington, and because we definitely do not expect our guests to be forced to prepare their own comfort foods, we are offering this guide to the best Killington restaurants to find the comfort foods that will make your winter journey a

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01/17/2019
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Reasons to Visit Killington in the Winter

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A traveler’s mood can change very quickly. One week the desired vacation involves tropical beaches and sultry weather, while the next week their desires turn to a place where snow blankets the ground, skiing is the sport of the season, and nothing feels cozier and more romantic than sharing hot cocoa with the love of their life in front of a roaring fire. For the former, there’s not much we can offer, but if a winter vacation filled with frosty moments and all the hot beverages you can drink tempts

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12/27/2018
Activities

Top Reasons To Spend 2019 New Year’s In Killington

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New Year’s Eve will be here sooner than you realize and while you could spend it the same way you do every year, in the same state, with the same people, we think that this year you should try something different. It is believed that you’ll spend the new year doing whatever you were doing on the last day of the old one, so that something different could involve a trip to our favorite place on earth! (and a stay in one of our favorite vacation escapes!) New Year’s in

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12/12/2018
Attractions

The Most Beautiful Killington Parks

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You do not need to struggle to find reasons to visit Killington, as they are endless. As long as the list may be, the incredible beauty of this natural landscape tops it for nearly every visitor. Simply stepping outside is enough to provide a pleasant experience, but there are many ways to enjoy the beauty. One of the best ways to do so is by visiting one of the town’s amazing parks. The following are some of the most beautiful Killington parks. Gifford Woods State Park This massive park provides

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11/25/2018
Restauarants

Kid-Friendly Brunch Killington Restaurants

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In Central Vermont you can find the Green Mountains, where the charming little town of Killington is snuggled. There, you may hit the slopes at Killington or Pico Mountain downhill ski resorts during winter, or hike any of the beautiful trails during the summer. When you are ready to refuel, take the entire family to check out these kid friendly brunch Killington restaurants. Sunup Bakery Since 1995, Laura McKenna and her staff have been cooking up delicious meals that are not only pleasant on the taste buds, but healthier as

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11/19/2018
Activities

3 Vermont Winter Events in Killington You Shouldn’t Miss

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Killington, Vermont is a place of incredible fun and beauty, making it the perfect place for a vacation. As the winter comes around, this is especially true because you can find exceptional peace in these Green Mountains with their white caps. Apart from endless beauty, you can also count on endless great events this winter providing unique ways to spend a day. The following are three Vermont winter events in Killington you will not want to miss. The Killington Cup From November 23rd through the 25th comes an extremely unique opportunity

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11/12/2018
Dining

Best Places to Eat in Killington for a Burger

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We all try very hard to follow the rules of healthy eating. Switching from red meats to leaner cuts, adding more vegetables in our diets, and reducing the amount of processed foods we eat every day is just a part of what we do. But sometimes, you just need a burger. Juicy, thick, and topped with all the good stuff, the best burgers can make the worst days seem not so bad! In Killington, although you may not have any bad days, chances are you will still crave a burger,

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10/9/2018
Things to do

1 Week Itinerary for Killington Vacations

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Getting away for more than a few days can be extremely difficult, especially around an entire family’s busy schedule. Luckily for you there is plenty to see and do in Killington, Vermont during your next vacation getaway in the area. Here is how to spend one week Killington vacations: Food and Drink There are tons of delicious restaurants and bars in Killington that will keep you fed during your week-long excursion. Every morning needs to start off with a fresh hot cup of coffee from local favorite Liquid Art Coffeehouse.

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