Category Archives: Winter

The Home of Nordic Skiing

In 1968,  Johannes von Trapp oversaw the opening of the Cross Country Ski Center at Trapp Family Lodge, the first of its kind in the U.S. and considered the foremost cross country ski touring center in America today, but the great Nordic Skiing doesn’t end with Trapp’s groomed trails.    Continue reading The Home of Nordic Skiing

People Get Ready

One of the things that makes Stowe a unique destination is it is truly a mountain environment.   Vermont’s highest peak is not afraid to challenge you with it’s weather while you are out trying to enjoy it’s splendor.

Here’s some of our favorite items to enjoy a day on the slopes.   Continue reading People Get Ready

Diversions & Excursions

Let’s agree that Stowe is on the East Coast.   Let’s agree that East Coast Skiing & Snowboarding sometimes comes with it’s challenges.   Sometimes it’s darn cold.   Sometimes the precipitation isn’t frozen.   Sometimes the legs just need a break… or maybe Winter Sports aren’t your cup of tea, but you’ve come along as a good sport.

While Stowe is famous for the trails cut by the CCC on Mansfield, there is so much more to our community.

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The Last Waltz

This season for sure has had it’s trying times, but the last few weeks have brought some fresh snow to provide a nice little happy ending to the story of this season.   With warm temps this coming weekend the hibachis will be out and the grilling will be on! Check out some pictures from the past week, Stowe has the snow! Continue reading The Last Waltz