Winter: If you are a skier, snowmobiler, or just love winter this is a wonderful staging area for fun. There are three ski areas within 50 minutes you can ski one or ski them all. The vast trail is just down the road and there is always winter time adventure in Vermont. House has a wood fireplace for relaxing and unwinding along with the Master bedroom Jacuzzi this is a perfect place to stay and play.We provide enough complimentary firewood for a night or two during your stay, along with a small book selection to choose from for a quiet read or bring your own and relax and unwind.
Fall: Overlooking the Lake with afternoon sun exposure, enjoy the fall weather from the front deck or take the stairs down to the Lake and enjoy an evening campfire, or just relax on your own 100ft of lakefront lawn. Take the chill out of the fall air with a nice wood fire in the living room or Jacuzzi bath in the Master bedroom. Enjoy the serentiy of private lake area with surrounding area views not to be missed. Excellent place to drive around Northern Vermont and visit three popular Ski towns, Stowe, Smugglers Notch, and Jay Peak within 30-45minutes.
Summer: In the summer you can take the stairway down to your own beach area directly on the water , swim, enjoy fishing, or just relax. The lawn area has 100ft of your own waterfront, dock, fire area and seating. If you are adventures there is a Canoe and a two person Kayak in the boathouse for your use. Up at the house sit out on the porch while Grill ing that summer meal with patio seating for six.
Note: As mentioned, there is a stairway down to the water as the house sits above overlooking the lake. The stairs have landings to sit if necesssary
Take a nice day hike off the Long Trail with several hive hikes around the area. There is Belvidere with access 10 minutes from the house and enjoy views from the lookout tower.
The house is within 20-30 minutes from several places to eat from a nice local snackbar, pizza, pub atmosphere and high end dining in Stowe. We will be glad to provide information on these places per request.
Activities: There is a Zip line at Smugglers Notch located about 30 minutes from the house. A great afternoon adventure for a couple or the whole family. If that isn't enough excitement and the weather is a little cool or cloudy, take a trip to Jay Peak for a day to play at the New Indoor Waterpark! Excitement for anyone and all ages that has had glowing reviews.
As mentioned, there is local hikes that are moderate in terrain. If you are looking for a good day hike, there is Camels Hump or Mt. Mansfield that are within an hour from the house and have wonderful views with Rocky Mountain tops.