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Cochran’s Ski Area image
Richmond, VT
(range: < 1 mile)
Starting in 1961, Mickey and Ginny Cochran operated their backyard rope-tow with the support and commitment from the local community. Working together each year to cobble together the people, machinery and never-quite-enough-snow, they were able to introduce countless kids to a favorite Vermont winter pastime. “It was always a non profit,” Mickey’s son Bobby likes to joke, “becoming a 501(c)(3) just made it official.” (This excerpt taken from the Cochran’s Ski Area website)
Where Natural History Meets Art: lifelike carvings of birds, plus more art, science, outdoor discoveries, and special events. Trails, treehouse, pollinators...! (This excerpt taken from the Birds of Vermont Museum website)
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Huntington, VT
(range: 3 miles)
Audubon Vermont is a state program of the National Audubon Society. We are a nonprofit conservation organization whose mission is to protect birds and the places they need, today and tomorrow. Our 255-acre Green Mountain Audubon Center located in Huntington, Vermont has been a community hub of outdoor education and conservation for 50 years, making us the oldest operating nature center in the state. (This excerpt taken from the Audubon Vermont website)
Welcome to West Bolton Golf Club. The original 9 holes were built in 1983 with an additional 9 built in 1985. The golf course has been owned and operated by the Brown/Wheeler Family since 1983. Our course is the rare design that manages to help new players relax while also challenging veteran golfers. It blends the natural landscape with a hidden gem course design. Don't be surprised if you find yourself returning to play West Bolton over and over!  (This excerpt taken from the West Bolton Golf Club website)
Come experience all four seasons at Bolton Valley, Vermont's Best Kept Secret. Skiing, riding, nordic, fat bike, backcountry & more. Visit us today! (This excerpt taken from the Bolton Valley Resort website)
Waubanaukee Indians first named it "Tah-wak-be-dee-ee-wadso" or Saddle Mountain. Samuel de Champlain's explorers in the 1600's called it "lion couchant" or resting lion. The name "Camel's Rump" was used on a historical map by Ira Allen in 1798, and this became "Camel's Hump" in 1830. The park came about as an original gift of 1000 acres including the summit from Colonel Joseph Battell, who originally bought Camel's Hump to preserve the wooded mountainous view from his home. In 1911, care of the mountain was entrusted to the State Forester who managed with the aim to keep it in a primitive state according to Battell's wish. (This excerpt taken from the Camel’s Hump State Park website)
Planning a trip to Vermont and looking for things to do? We’ d love to show you around. Visit our flagship store to watch our master chocolatiers craft extraordinary chocolate right before your eyes. Learn how chocolate is made, where it comes from, and what makes our chocolates so delicious. And while you’re here, be sure to treat yourself to one of our specialty confections like Almond Butter Crunch, our famous chocolate truffle or enjoy a hot chocolate, espresso, or ice cream from our café. (This excerpt taken from the Lake Champlain Chocolates website)
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Shelburne, VT
(range: 11 miles)
Shelburne Museum’s world-renowned collections of art and Americana span four centuries and include some of the most outstanding examples anywhere of fine and decorative arts, folk art, circus collections, textiles, toys, carriages, decoys, and more. From French Impressionism to American ingenuity, Shelburne Museum has something for everyone. (This excerpt taken from the Shelburne Museum website)
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Shelburne, VT
(range: 11 miles)
It takes determination and dedication to be a winegrower in Vermont. This land is not for the faint of heart. At Shelburne Vineyard, we have been pioneers and champions of the Vermont wine region for over two decades.  (This excerpt taken from the Shelburne Vineyard website)
Underhill is within Vermont's 39,837-acre Mt. Mansfield State Forest. On the headwaters of the Brown's River, at about 2,000 feet elevation, the park lies on the west slope of 4,300 feet Mt. Mansfield, the state's highest peak. Just over the summit ridge is the Stowe ski area, one of North America's original ski resorts. (This excerpt taken from the Underhill State Park website)
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