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Southern Vermont

VERMONT BEGINS HERE

Southern Vermont is your gateway to Vermont from southern states, and offers a hero’s welcome rich with history, beautiful views, captivating heritage and an immediate sense of belonging. Southern Vermont celebrates its past and heritage, like the town of Bellows Falls, where the first bridge to be built anywhere on the 410-mile-long Connecticut River was over the Falls' narrow gorge, or Springfield, home to a thriving manufacturing past and stunning historic downtown.
Hiking Camels Hump

Get outside in Southern Vermont

Southern Vermont offers lots of ways to enjoy the outdoors, from hiking at Mount Equinox to mountain biking at Ascutney Trails. Southern Vermont’s views are unparalleled.

Arts and crafts and covered bridge

SOUTHERN VERMONT ARTS AND CULTURE

Southern Vermont communities are rich in culture, offering museums, historic sites, live music and artists’ studios aplenty. Plan a trip around the region’s artistic roots.

A boy sits on his dad's shoulders and enjoys Grand Point North.

Southern Vermont Events

Vermont events are sure to draw a crowd, ranging from live music to arts showcases to unique community festivals and fairs. Find a Southern Vermont event to look forward to.

SOUTHERN VERMONT HISTORIC DOWNTOWNS

Vermont’s historic downtowns offer the chance to get off the beaten path and explore the history of the Green Mountains, as well as enjoy delicious local food, shopping that feels like treasure hunting and welcoming communities.