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Family-Friendly Vermont

Make Lifelong Memories in Vermont

Family traditions are forged and fortified in Vermont. Midweek field trips to a Vermont museum or historic site, a mountain getaway, a shopping weekend, camping getaway or a hunting trip, families come home from time in Vermont closer and more tightly bonded than ever. Historic sites, museums, and other educational centers are an impactful way to keep your kids entertained while strengthening critical thinking skills and building knowledge. Save time for some fun on the trails, for both skiing and hiking

Each season leaves kids wanting more, and has grownups feeling like kids again. Spring means maple syrup, summer has long days for playing outside, fall is the time for harvesting, great local foods and, of course, our famous fall foliage, while winter has always been the season for skiing and riding.
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Family Attractions

Get a closer look at Vermont's sights, like factory tour at Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream, or a peek at the cheesemaking process. All ages will enjoy seeing how some of Vermont's favorites are made.

Winter fun in the Snow for all ages

WINTER FUN FOR ALL AGES

Vermont's winters turn hills, ponds and lakes into playgrounds for Vermonters and visitors of all ages. From sledding to fat biking to tubing, find your fun this season. 

Ripton in the Winter in Vermont

TOWNS & REGIONS

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

Cyclopse sand bar in the winter

FIND YOUR VERMONT

Our stories hub is here to help you keep up with what’s going on in Vermont. Read about hidden gems across the Green Mountains and keep thinking Vermont.

Kids skiing through Vermont trees

ACTIVITIES FOR KIDS

Kids love all Vermont has to offer, from the outdoors and farm animals to museums and libraries. Plan your next family adventure, or learn from home.

Official Vermont Vacation Guide Summer 2020

Free Vermont Vacation Guide

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

THINGS TO DO IN VERMONT

No matter the season or the weather, there's always something to do in Vermont, for couples, groups or the whole family. Explore our collection of videos for inspiration as you plan your own Vermont adventure.