Recreation

Discover Lamoille County!  Home to Vermont’s highest peak – Mount Mansfield.

We have annual events like craft shows, the annual Balloon Festival; the British Invasion; antique and car shows, harvest festivals, sporting events (think bike, ski and running races), parades and art exhibits. Our area is also known for outdoor sporting activities including boating, hiking, skiing, biking, soaring, ballooning, horseback riding, snowmobiling, ATV riding, and walking tours. The Rail Trail (a walking, biking trail that follows the old railroad bed) will be completely opened in the near future (2015-2016) in the meantime there are areas of the trail that are open … a wonderful option for outdoor exercise.

  • Alpine or Nordic Skiing
  • Year ’round Ice Skating
  • Mountain or Road Biking
  • Snowshoing, Sleigh Rides, Dog Sledding
  • Fishing: Fly, Spin and Ice
  • River and Lake Canoeing or Kayaking
  • Hiking, Rock Climbing and Ice Climbing
  • Glider Rides and Hot Air Ballooning
  • Horseback Riding, indoor and outdoor
  • Golf: Championship 18 Hole Courses or Mini Golf
  • Zip Line Tours
  • Roller Blading
  • Lamoille Valley Rail Trail Recreation Path
  • Stowe Bike/Recreation Path
  • Indoor “Fun Zone”
  • Lake and River Swimming
  • Indoor and Outdoor Water Parks
  • Indoor Pools
  • Bowling Allies

Chamber Member Businesses: Outdoor Recreation

Bert’s Boats

I’m Ken Roberts and I am the sole owner and operator of Bert’s Boats. In 2005 I took over the oldest canoe and kayak company in Vermont, Smugglers’ Notch Canoe and Kayak Tours, founding Bert’s Boats. My goal was to create a rental and touring company in the heart of Vermont focused on fun, adventure, […]

New England Sled Dog Club

 The New England Sled Dog Club (NESDC) was founded in 1924, making it one of the oldest sled dog clubs in the world. Each year, the NESDC sponsors one dryland race event and several sled races in New Hampshire and Maine. The Objectives of the Club are: To promote the responsible breeding, training, driving, racing, […]

Once Upon A Time Toys

Ever built a dino and seen it walk? Heard a singing skirt? Hopped on a zipline? Vermont’s most exciting store for 40 years brings you the most exciting toys from around the world as well as next door. Having a birthday? Remember to stop by and get your free balloon!

Power Play Sports

Power Play Sports is your local source for all things sporting goods. Whether you need team sports gear like hockey, lacrosse, soccer and baseball, or ski and snowboard gear, bikes and other equipment for your next adventure, we have it. Selling, servicing, renting and buying new and used gear since 1995.

Smugglers’ Notch Resort

We've been redefining the family vacation for over 50 years, putting the focus back on enjoying each other's company and having the time of your lives. Read More.

Stowe Bowl

Stowe Bowl is an 8-lane bowling venue that's not your regular alley but something a little more boutique, swanky, cozy, comfortable, loungy, and elegant. Read More.

Stoweflake Mountain Resort & Spa

Located in the heart of Stowe, Stoweflake Mountain Resort and Spa features year-round upscale accommodations, generous amenities, and a wealth of activities on-property and nearby. Challenge yourself with outdoor activities, recharge at our wellness center or indulge in our world-class award-winning spa.  Whether you have a week or a day, enjoying our resort on over […]