Winter

The List of Winter Activities Available in and Around Stowe, Seems Endless

Let’s start with several popular ones: Stowe’s two ski mountains, Mount Mansfield and Spruce Peak for “The best skiing & snowboarding in the east”. The award winning Stowe Recreation Path for snowshoeing or cross-country skiing.

  • Torchlight Parades
  • Snowshoe or Snowmobile tours provided by Umiak (Stowe’s premier outdoor adventure Company)
  • Sleigh Rides
  • Ice Skating
  • Winter Mountain Biking
  • Ice Fishing; Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream Factory tours
  • The Helen Day Art Center
  • Shops and Restaurants galoreĀ and many many more.

Stowe is also host to many special events throughout the Winter


  • Stowe Fest Demo Days
  • The annual Festival of the Christmas Trees
  • Sounds of Christmas
  • New Year’s Eve celebration at the mountain
  • The U.S. Olympic Committee’s Ski Challenge at Stowe
  • The award winning Stowe Winter Carnival
  • The annual Stowe Derby
  • Easter Sunrise Service on the mountain
  • The Stowe Sugar Slalom

For those who visit us just to relax, you can indulge yourself at one of over 25 restaurants, take in one of 3 movies at our Triplex Theatre or just enjoy our shops and some great nightlife. If you need a little more activity, you can visit one of our many Spas or Fitness Centers, take a guided tour of Montreal or just be a spectator at the Torchlight parades, Fireworks or one of Stowe’s special events.