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Venture Vermont: Stratton Snow-Making Pond

If you’ve ever wondered about the science behind snow making, you’ve probably wondered where the water that makes the early season snow comes from. For this Venture Vermont, you can relax and enjoy the pond that helps get snow on the mountain each fall, just a short drive from the Stratton Village. Location If you are starting at the Village, travel down the access road until … Continue reading Venture Vermont: Stratton Snow-Making Pond

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Venture Vermont: West River Farmer’s Market

August 3-9, 2015 is Vermont Open Farms Week. What better way to celebrate locally grown fresh fare than at the farmers market in our own backyard? When May 23 – October 10, 2015 | Every Saturday from 9am-1pm Directions Intersection of Rt.11 and Rt. 100 in Londonderry, VT. See map here. When you arrive, you can park at the Mill House Tavern restaurant right on … Continue reading Venture Vermont: West River Farmer’s Market

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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 … Continue reading Venture Vermont: Manchester VT Community Library

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Venture Vermont: Dorset Mountain Bike Trails

Venture off the beaten mountain bike path to this hidden gem. The Dorset Mountain Bike trails will have you earning your turns and loving every minute of it. Here’s everything you need to know to have the best day riding these trails.  Directions 50 Church Street, Dorset, VT. Parking is located at the corner of Rte 30 & Church St in Dorset, VT surrounding along … Continue reading Venture Vermont: Dorset Mountain Bike Trails

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The Green Apron Competes to be the Better Burger

How do you like your burger? Meat? Veggie? Lettuce, tomato, onion? Blended with mushrooms? …Wait… What was that last one? Hamburger meat blended together with mushrooms. Hmm, that sounds interesting. Well, as part of a new health initiative, the chefs at Stratton’s Green Apron will be hard at work this summer putting their culinary artistry to the test by competing in the James Beard Foundation Better … Continue reading The Green Apron Competes to be the Better Burger

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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 … Continue reading Introducing Venture Vermont: A Vermont Travel Guide