Ski 2 mountains & 100 trails at Stowe Mountain Resort.

 See the World’s Deepest Dimensional Granite Quarry in Barre, VT!

Easily accessible in downtown Northfield.

Take a factory tour, most everyone loves Ben & Jerrys!

Central Vermont Area Activities

Central Vermont Has Much to Offer Visitors—From Eateries to Ski Resorts and 4-Season Attractions

Norwich University Parade Grounds
Green Mountain Girls Farm Northfield VT
Cornerstone Burger Company in Northfield VT

In Northfield, Vermont


Carrier Roasting
Coffee bar, baked goods and roastery

Convenience Plus Redemption & Deli
Vermont Liquor Store, deli and gas

Depot Square Pizzeria

Good Measure Pub & Brewery
Craft beer and restaurant

Northfield Falls General Store 

Green Mountain Girls Farm Stand
Just down the road from the Guesthouse, year round sales of pasture raised meats, organic vegetables, and eggs. (pictured)

Northfield Farmers Market 

O’Maddi’s Deli & Café
Breakfast and lunch, bakery items, and catering

The Woods Lodge
Dining room and tavern with special events, take out, and catering

Tops Friendly Super Market


Kenyons True Value 

Trombly’s Flower Shop and Gifts

Northfield Savings Bank

Northfield Pharmacy 


Norwich University
Established in 1819, NU is the nation’s oldest private military college and birthplace of ROTC. (pictured)
Visitor highlights include the Kreitzberg Library, the Sullivan Museum and History Center, Adams Carillon Tower, Kreitzberg Ice Hockey Arena, and the Shaw Outdoor Center.

Northfield Country Club
Nine-hole golf course open to the public

Five Covered Bridges 

In Brookfield, Vermont
(7 miles from the Guesthouse)


Allis State Park 

Baker Pond
Large mouth bass fishing 

Sunset Lake Floating Bridge

Floating Bridge Brookfield VT
Vermont Statehouse, Montpelier VT
New England Culinary Institute on Main, Montpelier Vt
Caledonia Spirits Barr Hill Gin

In Montpelier, Vermont
(10 miles from the Guesthouse)


J Morgan’s Steakhouse
Steaks and seafood in the Capitol Plaza Hotel

Julio’s Cantina
Mexican fare & Margarita Bar

Royal Orchid Restaurant
Thai cuisine

Sarducci’s Restaurant & Bar
Italian cuisine

Three Penny Taproom
Craft food and craft beer

Wayside Restaurant, Bakery & Creamery
Yankee Cooking at its Best


Caledonia Spirits Distillery & Bar
Tasting room (pictured)

Hubbard Park 

North Branch Nature Center 

TW Wood Art Gallery 

Vermont State House
Self and guided individual and group tours available of Vermont’s capitol. (pictured)

Vermont History Museum 

In Barre, Vermont
(15 miles from Guesthouse)



Asian Gourmet

Cornerstone Pub & Kitchen 

Ladder 1 Grill 

The Quarry Kitchen & Spirits 



Barre Opera House
1899 theater hosts 70-100 performing arts events annually

Hope Cemetery 
Established in 1895, the cemetery is a tribute to the artistry and craftsmanship of Barre’s stone cutters and artisans interred amongst the sculptures they created. Among the many monuments, see the 1918 Spanish Flu Bench. (pictured)

Millstone Trails Association
Network of non-motorized recreational trails traversing 1500 acres. A favorite of mountain bikers. (pictured)

Rock of Ages Granite Quarries, Visitors Center & Museum 
Visit the world’s deepest dimensional quarry, and learn about the history Barre Grey granite. (pictured)

Vermont Historical Society Museum
Museum exhibits and store. Also home to Vermont History Center and Leahy Library and Galleries.

Vermont Granite Museum & Stone Arts School
Discover the heritage and current accomplishments of Vermont’s granite industry through tours, exhibits, and events for all ages from May-October.

MIllstone Trails Barre VT
Spanish Flu Bench at Hope Cemetery, Barre VT
Rock of Ages Quarry Barre VT
Montague Golf Course, Randolph VT
Chandler Center for the Arts, Randolph VT

In Randolph, Vermont
(15 miles from the Guesthouse)


Saap Restaurant
Northern Thai cuisine, lunch and dinner, bar and take out

One Main Tap & Grill

Wit & Grit
Casual breakfast and lunch, bar


Chandler Center for the Arts
Historic music hall and art gallery offers musical events, plays and festivals. (pictured, Photo by Robert Eddy, First Light Studios)

Montague Golf Course
18-hole, 6300-yard links course, open to the public. (pictured)

Vermont State University 

In Waterbury & Stowe Vermont
(27 miles/36 miles from the Guesthouse)


Ben & Jerry’s Factory Tour 

Bolton Valley Resort 

Cold Hollow Cider Mill 

Stowe Mountain Resort
(pictured here and in above slider – Courtesy of Stowe Mountain Resort)

Stowe Mountain Resort VT
Sugarbush Soaring VT

In Waitsfield, Vermont
(20 miles from the Guesthouse)


Mad River Glen Ski Area 

Sugarbush Resort

Sugarbush Soaring
(pictured, Courtesy of Sugarbush Soaring)

Vermont Icelandic Horse Farm