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Venture Vermont: Manchester VT Community Library

Directions Manchester Community Library – 138 Cemetery Avenue / Route 7A Manchester Center, VT 05255. After taking a right onto Route 7/Main St. heading north toward Dorset from the main Manchester roundabout, the Manchester Community Library is on the corner of Cemetery Ave. on the right with plenty of public parking. What to Expect Imagine taking all of the coolest amenities you’ve seen at other libraries (aside from massive granite pillars…

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Introducing Venture Vermont: A Vermont Travel Guide

It is no secret that many of our readers and guests may only visit Vermont in the winter time. However, have you ever visited us in the summer, to witness the beauty of the Green Mountains in all its green glory? This summer, starting June 18, join us on the journey to Venture Vermont and explore Southern Vermont’s best summer activity spots, all within a short distance to Stratton Mountain. Our goal with…

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5 Summer Activities Kids Will Love

  Summer vacation is fast approaching! Looking for some new & fun activities to keep the kids busy and active this summer? Try something new and join us for summer in the Green Mountains.   Here’s our top 5 summer vacation activities right here at Stratton.  1. Stratton Kids Adventure Camps  Choose from four different types of camps, each one allowing kids to make new friends and explore the beauty of…

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Summer ’15 Event Line-Up

By Courtney DiFiore Officially, summer starts June 21st, but at Stratton we’re starting early! Our 27-hole Championship Golf Course is open, tennis is in full swing, and hikers & bikers have been flocking to the mountain. In addition to the many summer activities we offer, this year’s event lineup should get you excited. Kicking things off is a Memorial Day Doubles Tennis Tournament May 23-25 followed by the Golf Course…

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Highlights of 2014

By Courtney DiFiore We began 2014 with a bang. Winter storm Hercules dropped 18 inches!  We partnered with Wild Honey Pie to bring you On The Mountain. It went so well that they came back and On The Mountain 2 is already in production. We made the NY Times! Then there was the winter Olympics that included 14 Stratton Olympians. That was really exciting for not only the resort but…

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Happy Columbus Day – Weekend Recap

By Courtney DiFiore Columbus weekend has always been a favorite of mine. It’s a two day celebration filled to the brim with events and activities. The resort becomes animated and alive. You hear laughter and glasses clinking, dogs prance through the Village while kids get their face painted and friends gather on the lawn for music and beer. It’s an explosion of color, sound and taste that complement each other…

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Haven Retreat

By Laura Munson We all need a safe Haven.  Somewhere to unplug from our busy lives, find inspiration, know that we’re not alone. I find that Haven in my writing, and have since childhood.  It’s my practice, my prayer, my meditation, my way of life, and sometimes my way to life.  Sometimes I write for myself– to dig deeper into my understanding of this beautiful and heartbreaking thing called life. …