How to See the Best of Stowe in 3 Days
Whether your next visit to Stowe is only for a few days or for more than a week, you will find plenty of exciting and thrilling activities waiting for you. Do not let the shorter itinerary scare you off from an incredible time on your Vermont vacation. Here is how you can see the best of Stowe in as little as three days:
Day 1: Hike Sterling Falls Gorge on Your Next Vermont Vacation
For easy hiking with incredible views, make your way over to Sterling Falls Gorge. The beautiful terrain makes for some of the most picture-perfect moments during your extended weekend in Stowe. Hike the short way to the waterfall where you will be in awe. Sterling Falls Gorge also connects to the Appalachian Trail for extended hiking opportunities. Once you are done hiking for the day, stop by Harrison’s Restaurant and Bar for delicious meals and an adult beverage or two. It’s definitely a go-to place if you’re trying to see the best of Stowe!
Day 2: Breweries and Cider Mill
If you ask any local in Stowe, you will find out how proud they are of their local breweries. The Alchemist continues to lead the way in delicious IPAs and other styles of beer right from their brewery located in the heart of Stowe. Stop into their taproom and share a flight to get a taste of all their offerings. Once you have had your fill (and bought a few cans to take back with you),make your way to Cold Hollow Cider Mill. Not only will you find delicious cider but also their specialty: cider donuts! Their store also has many local offerings available for purchase, such as syrups and jams, that are the perfect gift to take home with you after your Vermont vacation.
Day 3: Vermont Ski and Snowboard Museum and Ice Cream
Spend your last day in Stowe relaxing with a trip to the quirky Vermont Ski and Snowboard Museum. This local museum’s goal is to preserve and celebrate the rich skiing and snowboarding history of Stowe. Browse the incredible displays of various ski equipment that have been used over the years in the area. Once you are done at the Vermont Ski and Snowboard Museum, take a short drive down Route 100 for some delicious sweets at the Ben & Jerry’s ice cream factory in Waterbury. Inexpensive tours are available that will take you behind the scenes to personally see how their incredible ice cream is made. Better yet, you get a free sample scoop upon finishing up this educational experience. Tickets are $4.00 for adults, $3.00 for seniors, and children under 12 are free. Now that is a tasty way to experience Stowe!
Book a Stay to See the Best of Stowe
With this three-day itinerary, you will be able to see the best sights and attractions around Stowe. Reserve one of our exclusive vacation cabins in the area to make your trip to Stowe one you will never forget. Call us today and see what incredible amenities and distinctive features are waiting for you!