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Killington World Cup

The Ultimate Guide to the Killington World Cup

The FIS World Cup is returning to Killington, Vermont this year! Some of the best ski racers in the world will be competing for the famous Crystal Globe over the course of Thanksgiving weekend. Killington Resort, a beautiful ski resort close to many of our rental properties, will be hosting the event as they have […]

breweries in Vermont.

7 of the Best Breweries in Vermont

Did you know that Vermont has more craft breweries per capita than any other state in the country? For many Vermont residents, beer is more than just a delicious beverage – it’s an art. Attention is paid to every detail of the brewing process, from the ingredients to the bottling process. Whether you’re a connoisseur […]

Vermont challenge

Everything You Need to Know about the Vermont Challenge

Attention cyclists: the dates of the 2017 Vermont Challenge have been announced! From August 17 to 20, join other riders from across the U.S. and Canada in a tour through south and central Vermont. Enjoy the picturesque countryside, the quaint historic villages, and the incredible views during your journey. Strap on your helmet and pump […]

Rockefeller National Park

Why You Need to Visit the Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Park

Vermont residents are passionate about land conservation and environmentalism. Nowhere is that more apparent than The Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Park, just outside of Woodstock, VT. It opened in 1998 and was the first national park in Vermont. While the name may be a mouthful, the park’s importance cannot be overstated. The park pays tribute to local conservationists […]

Coolidge State Park

Why You Need to Explore Coolidge State Park

A trip to Coolidge State Park in Vermont is like taking a trip back in time. You’ll see the park as it was when it was first created in the 1930s. The park, named for President Calvin Coolidge, is flanked by the eastern sections of Calvin Coolidge State Forest. Calvin Coolidge State Forest is the […]

mount peg in Woodstock, VT

Explore the Stunning Trails at Mount Peg in Woodstock, VT

About 30 minutes outside of Killington is the quaint town Woodstock. Though Woodstock is small, its residents are passionate about environmental preservation and protection. Nowhere is this clearer than Mount Peg, a small hiking spot right outside of the Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historic Park. Once used as a country club, Mount Peg in Woodstock, VT is […]

Hildene

Why You Need to Check Out Hildene

Lovers of history and architecture should not miss Hildene on their next trip to Killington, VT. Hildene, also known as the Lincoln Family Home, is the former summer home of Robert Todd Lincoln, the eldest son of President Abraham Lincoln. The home is located in Manchester, Vermont, which is an hour outside of Killington. The […]

Peregrine Falcon

Everything You Need to Know About the VINS Nature Center

If you’re looking for an activity that’s sure to please all the nature lovers in your family, look no further than VINS Nature Center. VINS, short for Vermont Institute of Natural Science, is a nonprofit organization. Its focus is on environmental education, research, and avian rehabilitation. Their headquarters, the VINS Nature Center, is located about […]

Two little children playing with toys at the Montshire Museum of Science

5 of the Coolest Attractions at the Montshire Museum of Science

Are you interested in science and technology? If so, a trip to the Montshire Museum of Science should be in your plans! This hands-on museum is located in Norwich, Vermont and features more than 140 exhibits relating to the natural and physical sciences. It’s one of the busiest museums in New England and has attracted […]

Violin used by the Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Your Guide to the Best Vermont Symphony Orchestra Events

Are you a fan of orchestral, choral, or chamber music? If so, you need to attend a concert by the Vermont Symphony Orchestra! It’s the oldest state-assisted orchestra in the country and presents around 40 live shows each year. Whether in a historic building or beautiful outdoor venue, the Orchestra provides affordable, high-quality performances to […]