Category Archives: Bike

Over the River & Through the Woods

The Stowe Recreation Path is a 5.3 mile paved trail that criss-crosses the West Branch of Little River as it stretches from Stowe Village to Top Notch Resort on the Mountain Road.  Breath-taking mountain views as well as access to restaurants, lodges and local businesses make the bike path one of the most popular ways to enjoy Stowe.    Continue reading Over the River & Through the Woods

The Stowe Derby

The Stowe Derby is one of the oldest and most unique ski and Fat Bike races in North America. It started in 1945 as a personal challenge between two amazing skiers – Austrian, Sepp Ruschp who was hired to come to America and head the new ski school at Stowe and Erling Strom, world famous mountaineer from Norway. The challenge was the same as it is today – to race from the top of Mt. Mansfield, Vermont’s highest peak to the historic village of Stowe… on ONE pair of skis! The ultimate test of a skiers ability. Continue reading The Stowe Derby