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We are a state of many small communities, all with their own rich heritage and unique ways to experience Vermont. We hope you will explore all these communities have to offer from the arts to outdoor recreation, taste the culinary delights and world-class craft beverages, and share in the community and camaraderie of our state, much like it is your own place. Welcome to Vermont.

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Book A Campground

Thirty-nine of the 55 Vermont State Parks offer camping. These parks have wonderful facilities that are beautifully maintained, and are great for overnights, small hikes, a quick dip, or a weekend getaway.

The woods might be all you need.

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LODGING

Vermont's innkeepers and hotel professionals have created some of the most memorable experiences in the Northeast. There are also plenty of lodging deals to view for a savings on your upcoming visit.

Paddle boarding on Lake Champlain.

Water Sports

Once the snow and ice start to melt off, it's a green light for water sports in Vermont.

A group of backpackers watch the sunrise from a Vermont State Park summit.

Outdoor Recreation

One of the best parts of Vermont is that we have it all, and so close by. Vacations aren't meant entirely for sitting around, so get out there and have some fun.

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A Mountain Biking Mecca

With some of the best mountain biking in the east, Vermont's gravel roads and old logging trails can’t be beat. Choose from single track or downhill, trek through forests and meadows, or explore an abandoned granite quarry.

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A Beer Lover's Paradise

Vermont is first in the nation for breweries and brew pubs per capita. Beer Lovers Getaways are popular and local Vermont craft brews are featured on most menus throughout the state.

A couple enjoys Ben & Jerry's ice cream on Church Street in Burlington, Vermont.

TOWNS & REGIONS

Grouped into three regions, Vermont’s 251 towns and cities offer as many unique ways to experience The Green Mountain State.

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ARTS & HERITAGE

The Vermont Arts Council will tell you, “In Vermont, the arts are everywhere.” There are hundreds of galleries, museums and historical sites for cultural enthusiasts to visit.

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Check Out A Show

Every year, there is an extensive list of exciting shows taking place throughout the state. Take it beautiful architecture of a historic theater or watch the sunset outdoors, all while tuning in to the unmistakable sound of live music.

A group poses for the camera during their fun-filled session at the Vermont Brewer's Festival.

FESTIVALS

Vermont's hills and valleys rock with festivals all summer long. From arts and music festivals to those celebrating particular passions like blueberries, vintage cars, and yoga, clean energy, and maritime history, you can follow your passion or find a new one.

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SUMMER EVENTS

Browse from thousands of events statewide and save your favorites for easy planning.

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Cast A Line

Fishing is a great way to escape from everyday stress—relax and enjoy the day’s catch. With four different license types to choose from, anglers can purchase the license that best fits their trip schedule.

Free Entry to Historic Sites

Visit A Historic Site

The small state of Vermont boasts a rich and rewarding historical heritage. That history is well preserved and ready for your visit.

Stay to Stay Sample Vermont

Stay to Stay Weekends

Connect with employers, realtors, community leaders, entrepreneurs, and potential neighbors all while enjoying a weekend away in the Green Mountains. Come sample Vermont to stay here full time.

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Stay & Play Directory

Find attractions, events, lodging, dining and destinations that will match what you're looking for.

Cabot's new look for their centennial celebration.

CABOT TURNS 100

Our new look celebrates our farmers’ unwavering commitment to award-winning quality.

Stay in touch with Vermont, and get a maple creemee in the Spring.

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Official Vermont Vacation Guides for 2018-19.

Free Vermont Vacation Guide

Also available online, the Vermont Vacation Guide is filled with great content to steer your Vermont visit in the right direction.