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The Attractions & Things To Do in Killington,VT

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Killington in the Winter

The winter season in Vermont is a very popular time of year. Winter in Killington is beautiful with its abundance of fresh snow. People who love to ski, Killington is perfect as it is home to the Killington Ski Resort, the largest ski resort on the East Coast! It features 200 slopes, 31 ski lifts and around 90 miles of beautiful terrain to enjoy. During the winter, you can experience some of the best skiing and snowboarding in the country.

There’s more than just skiing in Killington

Snowmobiling tours are available, allowing you to go on some of the best trails in the United States, which include the Vast Trail. Snowshoeing and cross-country skiing are also popular in the Killington region. Visit during any of the winter months for the full Killington outdoor adventure experience.

Other winter activities you can enjoy include: sleigh ridestheater, arts, shopping, snow tubing and more. You can also go ice skating or indoor rock climbing if you need a break from the outdoors.

Skiier going down a slope throwing up snow behind them.
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During the summer there are also several things to do in Killington, VT. Mountain biking is extremely popular after the snow melts and we see the hint of green. Bike rentals and guided tours are available, as well as maps for solo riders. Rock Climbing is also a popular sport in the state, and guided tours are available. You will be able to enjoy the outdoors, amazing scenery, and wildlife.

Looking to find that perfect fishing hole? Our beautiful rentals are in the heart of some great fishing opportunities that Killington and surrounding areas have to offer.  Perfect location for booking a couple of days on the water, short drive time and never have to fish the same spot twice. Wait, you say you need a guide to these great fishing spots? Well We Be Fishing is the perfect fishing service for you. Family run and owned, We Be Fishing will show your family or group a great time. Plus ask us about our Fish and Stay Package and how you can get a FREE 1/2 hour of fishing towards your fishing experience.

For hikers, Killington is the place for you as there are several incredible Green Mountain hiking trails, and exploring the trails is one of the best things to do in Killington in the fall. Take a guided tour hiking the Appalachian or Long Trail. Get close to the seven peaks of the Killington Mountain, while enjoying the majestic beauty of the area. You can take Gondola Rides, which run from 8am – 5pm to have access to those hot hiking areas. The ride will take you to the top of Killington Peak, which is 4,241 feet high.

Lush green forest with mountain in the background.
Golf course green at Green Mountain National Golf Course

Photo credit: Green Mountain National Golf Course

If you like to swing the clubs, Killington is the place for you, as it is home to some of the nicest golf courses in the United States. You will be able experience beautiful views as you play on Killington’s par 72 golf course, which is great for beginners to advanced golfers. Then there is the Green Mountain National. With its challenging design features carved out of the majestic Green Mountains, their course offers solitude and a “private” golf experience that will challenge players of all abilities. Give us a call to learn about our “Stay and Play” Green Mountain Golf packages! So get your golf shoes and bag as we will see you on the green!

If your thing is two wheels and the purr of an engine, Vermont’s roadways offer a variety of riding experiences for every motorcyclists. If getting a little dirty is your thing, Vermont’s has you covered with 8,000 miles of dirt roads. Sport riders enjoy the “twisty’s like Route 232 through Groton State Forest and the 53 turns in seven miles found on Route 17 — the Appalachian Gap. Cruisers and touring riders can relax on roads like Vermont Route 30, rolling from Poultney to Middlebury or on the miles of Vermont’s Scenic Byways.Rentals are available: Moto Vermont and  Green Mountain Harley Davidson.

Motorcycle going around a curve on a mountain road.

Whether you’re craving a meat and potatoes sit down or a light fare, there are some fantastic restaurants in Killington, VT. Something for everyone! Be sure to check out some of the best eateries in the area for a great tasty experience.

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