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Family Vacations In Vermont

Bromley's Mountain Coaster
Group hike at Stowe Mountain Resort
Live music for the whole family

Bromley Mountain Resort

Bromley Mountain is located 6 miles East of Manchester in the heart of Southern Vermont. The local area offers a wide range of experiences to assure an exciting and care-free getaway for the whole family. Enjoy Bromley’s Summer Adventure and then check out the many fun activities nearby like horseback riding, golfing, climbing, biking, shopping and more! Plus, we offer mountain-side lodging in the Bromley Village; where you’ll have exclusive access to an outdoor pool, tennis courts and 50% off your tickets to our summer attractions. Visit Bromley.com for details.

Craftsbury Outdoor Center

Families can mix and match the Outdoor Center’s offerings to create a compete Vermont family vacation. Visitors can enroll in one of our running, sculling, or skiing camps. Guests can also utilize the Center’s trail network for mountain biking or running. Parents can participate in one of the many camps, classes and activities while kids enjoy time at Hosmer Point Camp. The Center is also an ideal home base to experience all that Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom has to offer. Please visit www.craftsbury.com or call 802-586-7768 to plan your ideal Outdoor Center summer getaway. 

Killington Resort

A summer at Killington is perfect for your next family vacation – it has something for everyone! The adrenaline-seeker will love our Bike Park - the largest downhill mountain bike park in Eastern North America. If you want to relax, camp out at the Snowshed Umbrella Bar Deck, take a leisurely walk around the pond or indulge at the Grand Spa. A great lunch spot with a view is at the Killington Peak Lodge. Soar to the summit on the gondola and take in 360-degree views at Vermont’s second highest peak. Aside from a variety of other activities including golf, the Woodward WreckTangle, dual ziplines and more, we also have a summer event line-up like no other. A guest favorite is our Cooler in the Mountains FREE concert series that features top artists and a BBQ over the nine-week series. Bring the family to Killington and do MORE with your 24. Visit Killington.com for details.

Magic Mountain

Magic’s fun and adventurous 18-hole disc golf course is a great way for families to enjoy the beauty of Magic and the scenic surrounding valley while enjoying America’s fastest growing new sport that’s fun for all ages and abilities. Plus, it only costs $10 per person and discs can be rented for just $10 at Magic. Then enjoy the Black Line Tavern for fine pub-style food and drink, while perhaps enjoying a game of cornhole outside by the deck and watching the sunset. Visit MagicMtn.com for details.

Mount Snow Resort

Whether you spend the whole week or just a weekend, a getaway to Southern Vermont will be a vacation spot the whole family will love. With a close proximity to the Northeast’s major cities, you can spend less time in the car and more time in the Green Mountains. Start your trip with a fast-paced activity like mountain biking, jet skiing, or whitewater rafting and then slow it down with a trip to the golf course, a paddle on the lake, or a scenic ride to Mount Snow’s summit. Make sure to schedule in time for self-reflection with a massage at Naturespa or cast a line at one of the many nearby fishing spots. Whatever adventure you choose, your family will love the time spent together outdoors. Visit MountSnow.com for details.

Smugglers’ Notch Resort

Visit America’s Family Resort nestled in the heart of the Green Mountains for nonstop family fun, adventures, and new discoveries! With more to do than time allows, every member of the family will be treated to a memorable vacation experience. Spend time with the kids doing fun activities while feeling good about being in an enriching environment. Or, give your kids the gift of full-day camp programs where they can travel around the beautiful resort grounds while building lasting new friendships. Try a new adventure like Mountain Biking, Zip Lining, or Disc Golf! Or, divide and conquer, only to come together sharing exciting tales of adventure at the dinner table in your fully equipped mountainside condominium. The opportunities that come with this unique vacation experience are literally endless! www.smuggs.com; 855-581-5906

Stowe Mountain Resort

Stowe Mountain Resort’s Summer Adventure Center for families has it all from kid’s camp, to adventures both inside and above the forest of Mount Mansfield, Vermont’s highest peak. It all starts in the new state-of-the-art Adventure Center, where you’ll be welcomed and orientated to what activities fit best with your family. Stay together of have your own different adventures which are; an Indoor Climbing Center, Stowe’s Treetop Adventure – including 60 natural ‘ninja warrior’ obstacles intertwined in the trees, the Stowe Zip Tour – includes three of the longest zip spans descending from the top of Stowe’s Gondola and a Kid’s Adventure Camp for ages 3 to 14 years old. Visit Stowe.com for details.

Stratton Mountain Resort

Stratton Mountain is in a prime location for families looking to explore the Green Mountain state. Peddle, paddle, golf or play tennis.  Explore the nearby waterfalls in Jamaica State Park or hike to Lye Brook Falls by Manchester. Manchester is great for foodies and shoppers alike -- stroll down Main Street and pop into the Northshire Bookstore, or visit one of the town’s more than 40 designer outlets. Head back to the mountain to enjoy Coca Cola Movie Night on the weekends where family members can enjoy some of the best movies under the stars. Visit Stratton.com for details.

Sugarbush Resort

Families heading to the Mad River Valley will find plenty of outdoor fun to keep them entertained through their stay. At Sugarbush, mountain activities like golf, disc golf, mountain biking, hiking, zipline, and bungee trampoline offer fun for all ages. In the Valley, a number of swimming holes along the Mad River, as well as Blueberry Lake offer refreshment in the warmer months, while the Waitsfield Farmers Market and local shops and restaurants provide plenty of tasty treats and fun crafts. The Warren 4th of July Parade is a can’t miss event followed by activities and fireworks up at the mountain. Visit Sugarbush.com for details. 

Suicide Six / Woodstock Inn

Summertime Fun. It’s Family First at the Woodstock Inn & Resort  -- No more "are we there yets," never another "how much longer?" Everything you need for a perfect family vacation is right here. The Woodstock Inn & Resort is New England's most luxurious family destination. 

Experience. Together; Family Camps, Falconry, Just for Kids Camp, Tennis, Golf, Hiking, Teen Spa, Biking, Fly Fishing, Swimming, Game Room, Culinary Studio, Garden Tours & Fairy Houses, Arts & Crafts, Farm Animals and much more. Visit WoodstockInn.com for details. 

Quechee Club

There is something for everyone! Keep the kids busy with our popular day camps, or off-site excursions if they’re older, and enjoy a day out on one of our two top-rated golf courses, play a game of tennis, or enjoy a cool drink while sunning by the pool. Join our Saturday morning hiking group and relax with live music on Sunday night. Amenity passes are available in the main Clubhouse and give you access to enjoy your favorite activity. Learn more online at QuecheeClub.com or call (802) 295-9356.

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