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The winter wonderland of Stowe, Vermont is the perfect spot for picturesque sleigh rides down the snowy roads. This winter activity is one of the area’s most popular attractions during the snow-covered months of the holiday season. Experience the terrain from a unique perspective as you and your family are pulled by majestic horses through meadows, brooks, and winding trails through the gorgeous woods of Vermont. Here are some of the top choices for picture-perfect sleigh rides in the Stowe, Vermont area. Learn about Stowe VT things to do below:

Gentle Giants

Gentle Giants will put you and a loved one in a one or two horse open sleigh ride that will make even Santa jealous. Enjoy one of New England’s most romantic horse rides with one of Gentle Giant’s Percheron and Belgian horses that will let you explore Vermont’s most scenic locations. Their sleigh rides will start through a covered bridge before continuing on to an open brook and winding trail through the woods. You are provided with soft blankets to keep you warm during your journey through the winter wonderland of Vermont. All rides are private, so you won’t have to share a ride with strangers. Contact Gentle Giants directly at (802) 253-2216 to book your reservation or for any additional information needed. Stowe sleigh rides are a fan favorite for every guest!

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Experience the beautiful terrain of Stowe, Vermont with a little Austrian flair. The Trapp Family Lodge is located on 2,500 acres of unique mountain terrain with an Austrian-inspired lodge. You can explore the magnificent terrain of the Trapp Family Lodge grounds with up to 10 people in their custom-built sleighs that are pulled by their Belgian horses. Their sleigh rides are perfect for an exciting group outing with your family! Your ride will take you through their meadows and winding woods that will leave you and your group in awe at the beauty of the Vermont wilderness.

Trapp Family Lodge also offers private Stowe sleigh rides on smaller sleds that are perfect for any couple. The Trapp Family Lodge is also a great location for booking all weddings, with their sleigh rides making a great getaway for the bride and groom. Contact them for booking at (802) 253-8511 or book online through their website at https://www.trappfamily.com/carriage-rides.htm. Rides may be canceled at the last minute due to certain weather conditions that may restrict the sleigh, so also keep an eye on that weather!

After a day of sleigh riding, you might be looking for a vacation rental in Stowe, look no further by clicking here! We have a wide selection of properties, including our weekly rentals, and even Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas rentals.