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11/1/2019
Holidays

What Makes Killington a Great Holiday Destination?

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Have you been looking for the prime winter sports destination in all of the New England area? Or are you simply looking to escape the drag back home and kick back in a country cabin? If you are looking for either of these, Killington, Vermont is your top winter destination! There is something for everyone in Killington. Here is what makes Killington one of the top destinations for Vermont holidays this year: Check Out Killington Mountain The biggest attraction in Killington is Killington Mountain, the home of the best winter

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10/21/2019
Attractions

How to Find the Most Scenic Killington Attractions

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Thousands of visitors come to Killington each year to visit the incredibly scenic areas we have. There is no better city in Vermont to see everything from rich forests to thundering waterfalls and flowing rivers. Let us help you find where to catch all the best sights. Here are the best scenic Killington attractions you need to check out: Thundering Brook Falls One of the most popular sights for any hike is coming across a running waterfall. Thundering Brook Falls is our local waterfall in the area and is frequently

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10/12/2019
Holidays

Plan a Thanksgiving 2019 Getaway to Killington

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Unfamiliar vacationers might think that Killington, Vermont will be too cold for an adventurous Thanksgiving getaway this fall season. What they do not know is that this season is when Killington becomes the top vacation destination in all of Vermont! Here is how to celebrate a Killington Thanksgiving: Get to Skiing The most popular pastime in Killington during winter is skiing (or snowboarding). The skiing conditions in Killington are second to none, and the mountain is scheduled to open up in mid-October this year. Killington Mountain is found right in town

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09/25/2019
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Outdoor Adventures in Killington

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There are many incredible outdoor activities waiting for you in Killington. This vacation destination is one of the top outdoor activity centers in the entire state of Vermont. If you are looking for outdoor Vermont adventures, we’ve outlined a few of our favorite options below which you may want to check out. Enjoy Vermont Adventures with Appalachian Trail Adventures Killington has so much to see—why not let a prime tour guide show you the best of it all? Appalachian Trail Adventures is your prime host for all kinds of tours

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09/10/2019
Activities

3 Unusual Killington Activities & Attractions to Enjoy

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Killington may not be the biggest city in the New England area, but there are plenty of exciting Killington activities and attractions that are only known to the locals. These off the beaten path activities are clear of large groups of tourists and make for quieter moments to enjoy with your family. Leffert’s Pond There are several bodies of water you can relax by in Vermont. Leffert’s Pond may be a smaller body of water but it offers all of the exciting activities that come with the bigger lakes. This

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08/23/2019
Activities

Our New Favorite Restaurants in Killington

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To truly indulge in the full vacation experience, you need to try the local flavors. Killington offers a number of fantastic restaurants which serve up delicious eats. While we have our classic favorites, we continue to find additional restaurants that are a treat to dine at. Here are some of our newest favorite restaurants in Killington: iPie Pizzeria One of the best comfort foods to enjoy during any vacation getaway is your favorite pizza pie. iPie Pizzeria is available in Killington to serve up your new favorite slice along with

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08/7/2019
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Our Favorite Fall Activities in Killington

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Enjoy the cooler temperatures before the snow arrives in Killington with a fall vacation getaway. fall in Killington The fall season tends to be a bit quieter than the summer and winter months, but do not let that make you think it’s a bad time to visit. This later season in the year is one of our favorites thanks to some exciting activities that are best enjoyed at this time. Here are our favorite ways to spend the fall in Killington: Play Your Perfect Game The crowds and warmer temperatures

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07/23/2019
Activities

Your Killington Labor Day Weekend Vacation

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Make sure to spend the last days of summer on an exciting getaway vacation to Killington over Labor Day Weekend. The city is offering plenty of exciting events and activities during this time, making sure it will be your best weekend in Killington yet! KMBC Bike Bum Race Series Killington is hosting several recurring events over the summer season that continue throughout Labor Day Weekend. Get to Killington early to catch the KMBC Bike Bum Race Series taking place every Wednesday. This event is for mountain biking enthusiasts as they

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07/11/2019
Attractions

Places to Eat in Killington for a Cool Treat to Beat the Summer Heat

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Vermont is not known for particularly hot summer seasons but that is still no excuse to not enjoy your favorite cool treats this year. Killington has some incredible local shops that serve your favorites such as ice cream and other delicious treats. Here are our top picks for places to eat in Killington to keep cool: Mad Hatter’s Scoops The New England area is known for their love of hand spun ice cream treats. Stop at Mad Hatter’s Scoops to find this delicious treat in a variety of flavors. It

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06/27/2019
Activities

Plan an Unforgettable Luxury Killington Getaway

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Killington is not only known for incredible winter sports but also luxury experiences that can only be enjoyed in Vermont. Let us help you plan for an unforgettable luxury Killington getaway with these activities: Relax in the Spa A luxury vacation always calls for some peace and relaxation at a nearby spa. When in Killington, make sure to stop at the Killington Grand Spa for a variety of spa services including facials, massages, nail services, and even custom body treatments. Killington Grand Spa specializes in the Maple Sugar Scrub; this

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06/17/2019
Activities

Trendy Shops & Restaurants to Visit in Killington

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Killington, Vermont is a rich city with countless opportunities at every street corner. How will you possibly decide which Killington restaurant to eat at, what to do, and how to fill the day? These are always tough choices when visiting a city, but when it comes to Killington, there are few places you simply cannot afford to miss. Roaring Brooks Umbrella Bar Enjoy the fantastic views this bar has to offer during all four seasons. In the winter you can enjoy hot beverages to warm you from the snow, and in

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05/22/2019
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Memorial Day Events in Killington

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There is no better time to check out Killington, Vermont than Memorial Day Weekend. You can enjoy the warmer temperatures without the crowds of the summer season. With the weekend comes a variety of Memorial Day events and activities for you and your family to enjoy. Here is how to plan for the perfect Memorial Day Weekend in Killington: Killington Stage Race You will not find your typical Memorial Day events in Killington but instead sporting adventures that will keep you outside to enjoy the mountainous terrain. The Killington Stage

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