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Billings Farm & Museum is just a scenic stroll from the village center of Woodstock, Vermont, and is regarded as one of the finest outdoor history museums in the country. Combining a fully-operating Jersey dairy farm with educational exhibits and interactive programs and events, Billings Farm & Museum is committed to providing education and enjoyment to visitors of all ages. (This excerpt taken from the Billings Farm & Museum website)
Experience wintry conditions and bracing temperatures along both groomed cross-country ski trails and natural snowshoe trails in the folded hilly landscape of the park. Reflect on the story of stewardship, of people taking care of places – sharing an enduring connection to the land - as you observe the tall trees, wildlife and experience the peacefulness of the woods. (This excerpt taken from the Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller Park website)
With all the uncertainty in this world, for the last 85 years you have been able to count on Suicide Six and the strength of this small mountain community. We are committed to ensure that every guest’s pursuit in rewarding and wholesome fun is inclusive of all who wish to participate. (This excerpt taken from the Suicide Six Ski Area website)
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Woodstock, VT
(range: 8 miles)
The 500 acre farm is located on a scenic road in central Vermont outside Woodstock. You'll find free samples of 15 kinds of cheese, 4 grades of maple syrup and the farm store is full of samples of jams, mustard's, spreads and meats made locally. Maple syrup is made in the Spring but folks can enjoy the self tour to see where it is actually made. Watch a video on the syrup making process and walk in the maple woods to see how Jeff and Ralph tap our trees. Make friends with our farm animals during the warmer months. (This excerpt taken from the Sugarbush Farm website)
With its location at the base of Killington and Pico peaks and its close proximity to the Appalachian and Long trails, Gifford Woods State Park is a favorite of hikers. Many through-hikers pass the park on their Appalachian Trail journey from Georgia to Maine. The park is also a popular destination during the fall foliage season for its dramatic autumn colors. (This excerpt taken from the Gifford Woods State Park website)
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Killington, VT
(range: 11 miles)
Our 7 distinct mountain areas include Killington Peak, the second highest point in the state at 4,241 feet. Still not impressed? Ski all 212 trails and then come talk to us...if your legs ever stop burning. (This excerpt taken from the Killington website)
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Killington, VT
(range: 11 miles)
With 468 acres of skiable terrain and close to 20 miles of trails to choose from, exploration awaits.  (This excerpt taken from the Pico Mountain website)
VINS Nature Center features the Forest Canopy Walk, Education & Outreach, Wild Bird Rehabilitation, Live Raptor Programs, Exhibits, Nature Trails & Store (This excerpt taken from the Vermont Institute of Natural Science website)
Quechee Gorge, known as "Vermont's Little Grand Canyon", is one of New England's most popular natural wonders. Over 200,000 yearly visitors enjoy the Vermont Institute of Natural Science, fishing and canoeing the river, hiking trails, cross country skiing, and snowshoeing. Established in 1985, and located in the heart of the Quechee Gorge, Quechee Gorge village has evolved into one of the best shopping attractions in the state of Vermont. (This excerpt taken from the Quechee Gorge Village website)
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Quechee, VT
(range: 12 miles)
The focal point of the park is Vermont’s deepest gorge, formed by glacial activity approximately 13,000 years ago. Visitors can look down at the Ottauquechee River, flowing 165 feet below viewing points along Route 4. (This excerpt taken from the Quechee State Park website)
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