Ski Vermont – VT Winter Resort Improvements
VT Ski Snowboard & Winter Vacation Destinations
The winter Ski season in Vermont means that is time to get outdoors and enjoy the latest VT Ski Area and Winter Resort Improvements. Tens of millions of dollars have been spent on recent upgrades to Vermont Ski Areas and Winter Resorts in recent years. Many recent upgrades have been completed or are nearing completion at many of Vermont’s most popular winter destination resorts, including Smugglers’ Notch Resort, Okemo, Stratton Mountain Resort, Killington, Mount Snow, and others. Ask us about planning a Vermont vacation, share comments, or feature your Vermont business, contact us.
Ski VT – Ski Area Updates
At America’s Favorite Family Resort – Smugglers’ Notch in Jeffersonville, the focus is on fun and families this award-winning resort has it all. FunZone 2.0 – expands the fun and cooperates when the weather doesn’t. FunZone 2.0 is the Resort’s 26,000 square foot indoor Family Fun Complex. This amazing facility provides activities for all ages, interests, and skill levels in a state-of-the-art facility that rocks. So, the great skiing and snowboarding is just the beginning. An expansion of Family Activities is on at Smuggs. The popular torchlight parade and fireworks, belting out tunes in family karaoke and building a sled to launch from a jump in I-Did-A-Sled are back and better than ever. Smuggles’ Notch Resort adds craft sessions, broomball challenges, scavenger hunts, Snow Cat tours, storytimes, and pool games to all the skiing, boarding, and skating fun. Find out about the new family-friendly vacation packages.
In Southern Vermont, it’s a go for a new Snow Bowl. Capital projects totaling $109 million will make your Stratton Mountain experience better than ever with a new high-speed Snow Bowl lift. Stratton is now part of Alterra Mountain Company. Stratton hosted Vermont’s first World Cup races back in 1978.
Ski Okemo. The winter fun is much more than just skiing at Okemo Mountain Resort. At Okemo’s Jackson Gore the fun includes both indoor and outdoor activities like ice skating, snow tubing, mountain coaster rides, snowmobile tours, SnowCat excursions and more. Indoor swimming pools, a fitness center, and spa services will help you relax and unwind. Dining and lodging options include Vermont’s Castle Hill Resort, and other Ludlow and Cavendish hotels.
In Killington, Killington Resort has invested $16 million in major upgrades, including a new 6-person high-speed bubble chairlift to the K-1 Express Gondola. There’s also RFID technology at both Killington and Pico and many trail enhancements, especially on the intermediate trails. Killington pushing a new all-year pass called Beast365, a real value for a year full of outdoor fun.
Go Stowe for expanded winter fun for all at Stowe Mountain Resort. Ice Skate for free daily. The Stowe Ice Skating Rink is located just steps from the Spruce Camp Base Lodge. Stowe Mountain Lodge and the Adventure Center is where the Ice Rink at Spruce Peak Village Center is located. The ice skating rink is free, just bring your ice skates or rent them from the resort. The all-new Stowe Rocks Climbing Center is now open. This state-of-the-art facility is located in the Adventure Center of Stowe Mountain Resort. The Stowe Rocks Climbing Center features climbing challenges for the young and old. Stowe Rocks is a member of the Climbing Wall Association which includes participation in the ClimbSmart!® Program. The bonus of visiting Stowe is the fantastic selection of Stowe restaurants, inns, and browsing the beautiful Stowe Village.
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VERMONT SKI AREAS
The Wildflower Inn, 2059 Darling Hill Road, Lyndonville, VT 05851 | 802-626-8310
Trailside Lodging in the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont. Your next great adventure awaits at The Wildflower. A four-season destination property for the best in outdoor recreation and Vermont experiences. With our 25-room Inn, full-service restaurant, pub, Village Sport bike shop (with rentals) and KCE guide company right on the property, you will have everything you need to make the most of your Vermont visit.
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Phineas Swann Bed & Breakfast Inn, 195 Main Street, Montgomery Center, VT 05471 | 802-326-4306
The Phineas Swann Bed & Breakfast is New England's most romantic and pet-friendly getaway. Located just 7 miles from Jay Peak Resort, the Phineas Swann offers year-round recreational and vacation options, including skiing, hiking, cycling, mountain biking, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, leaf-viewing, and even swimming at Jay Peak's indoor water park.
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The Green Mountain Inn, 18 Main St., P.O. Box 60, Stowe, VT 05672 | 800-253-7302
Experience warm hospitality in an historic landmark in the heart of Stowe Village. Beautifully restored, the Inn offers the perfect blend of modern luxury and country elegance in over 100 rooms, fireplace suites, luxury rooms, exquisite village apartments and townhouses. Two superb restaurants, afternoon tea, year-round outdoor heated swimming pool, outdoor Jacuzzi, children's pool, two firepits and fully equipped health club. Classic setting for weddings, conferences and events.
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Smugglers’ Notch Vermont, America’s Family Resort, 4323 VT Rt.108, Jeffersonville, VT | 802-332-6854
SMUGGLERS' NOTCH RESORT. At America's Family Resort, experience Mountain Resort Village living, award-winning children's programs, family activities, 3 big mountains of skiing and snowboarding, plus entertainment, dining, shopping, year-round Zipline Canopy Tours & more. Family Fun Guaranteed. Smuggs offers four season Vermont family vacation experiences unlike any other!
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The Vermont Inn, 69 Rt. 4, Mendon, VT 05701 | 800-541-7795
This 1840 farmhouse on six acres surrounded by the Green Mountains was featured in Recommended Country Inns of New England and VERMONT Magazine, and offers fine dining with an extensive wine list. Golf and ski packages are available.
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Bromley View Inn, 522 Vermont Rte. 30, Bondville, VT 05340 | 802-297-1459
Bromley View Inn is located between Manchester, Bromley Mountain Resort and Stratton Mountain Resort. Our guests will find themselves in an activity haven with six ski areas within an hour, five golf courses within a half hour, superior hiking and snowshoeing, plenty of waterways for kayaking, canoeing, and fishing; and some of Vermont's best shopping and antiquing in the towns of Manchester, Arlington, Londonderry, Weston, Peru, and Dorset.
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Champlain Valley VT Ski Areas
Burlington, Middlebury, St. Albans, the Islands of NW Vermont
North Central VT Ski Areas
Montpelier, Barre, Randolph, Waterbury, Stowe, Mad River Valley
Northeast Kingdom VT Ski Areas
St. Johnsbury, Newport, Barton, Lyndonville, Burke, Jay, Island Pond
South Central VT Ski Areas
Rutland, White River Jct., Woodstock, Quechee, Brandon, Killington, Ludlow, Weston, Chester
Southern VT Ski Areas
Bennington, Brattleboro, Manchester, Arlington, Newfane, Mt. Snow area
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NORDIC SKIS CROSS-COUNTRY WINTER OUTERWEAR
- Waterproof Windproof Snow Ski Jacket, also can fights bad rainy or misty weather, Keep your body always dry and comfortable when you are outside.
- Adjustable cuffs help to seal and keep warm, and the inner wear-resistant soft shell is highly wind-resistant.
- Professional water repellent coated, fluff lining and durable fabric guarantees the best heat retention, Relaxed-fit style with quick-dry material.
- Multipurpose：Downhill Skiing, Snowboarding, Snowsports and other winter outdoor sports.
- Size notes: Jacket offers a standard fit. Please choose by US size.
- BREATHABLE, WARM & COMFORTABLE - Made in a wide range in sizes of a Merino Wool blend that is LIGHTWEIGHT, BREATHABLE and PREVENTS build-up of SMELL. It also helps keep feet dry due to it's moisture wicking properties.
- OVER CALF DESIGN - High calf design & elasticity for the ULTIMATE COMFORTABLE FIT. Perfect for skiing, snowboarding and other snow sports.
- STAYS UP - Equipped with NON-SLIP CUFF that ensures that the sock stays up. Socks slipping down in the boots is a thing of the past!
- ITCH-FREE, MADE TO LAST, EASY TO WASH & BEAUTIFUL PACKAGE BAG - Have an itch-free time out in the snow with this high quality merino wool blend. And afterwards, enjoy great MACHINE WASHABLE quality that is made to last. The package bag makes them a perfect gift item!
- What You Get: OutdoorMaster 2 Pair of OutdoorMaster Ski Socks, our CUSTOMER-FAVORITE 6-month warranty and friendly customer service.
- MATERIAL - Made of 80% wool, 13% cotton, 7% polyester blend that is soft, breathable and moisture-wicking
- WARMTH - Thick knitted construction provides insulation to keep your feet warm and comfortable in cold weather
- DURABLE - Reinforced toe and heel for enhanced durability and wear
- VERSATILE - Perfect for wearing outdoors, around the house, to work, school, or for travel in fall, winter and cold weather
- GIFT - Great holiday or birthday gift idea for women and girls who love cozy socks
- EXCLUSIVE PATENT— Spring knee support technology: An anatomically contoured patella gel pad surrounds your kneecap, double-sided metal spring stabilizers fit tightly with your knee joint. These special functional element strengthen side support and maintains joint stability. It effectively disperses knee pressure, keeping your knee warm, lubricating your joints, so it will prevent potential sports injuries without sacrificing your performance! BEST CHOICE for sports protection and pain relief.
- TARGETED PAIN RELIEF— Innovative functional fabric has the effect of keep knee warm and reduce stiffness, reducing inflammation and swelling, speed oxygen flow. This knee brace disperse the pressure and improves circulation around knee area, wrap around your patella to enhance the stability of kneecap and relax tendons, avoid pulling, prevent muscle strain. Relieve ACL, MCL, PCL pain, prevent ligament injury, meniscus tear, swelling, inflammation and so on. FDA Registered — Doctor Recommand!
- UPGRADED DESIGN— Adopt the Anti-Inflammatory Therapy, overcome the defects of similar products, medical knee sleeves with no allergies and itchiness. With high-elastic tight and breathable compression fabric to fit perfectly with your knee curve, 3D structure of woven, high-precision knitting cutting technology. Side spring stabilizers on both sides and patella gel pad won't fall off easily during using, Non-slip gel strips to avoid slide or roll during exercise, It will stay in place all day!
- INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGY— It works by applying targeted compression to your knee, which help joint and muscle pain relief and faster recovery after intense workouts or injuries, scientifically proven to help improve poor blood circulation & increase oxygen flow to optimize the natural healing process, and reduce inflammation for knee pain relief from acute or chronic joint injuries. It is Perfect for Pain Recovery or Workout!
- BETTER PERFORMANCE— We got a well balance between compression and comfort, premium knee brace will apply even compression to your joint, which will significantly relief knee pain. The air knit fabric can instantly absorb and evaporate lots of sweat, circular breathing. Breathable, fast-dry and lightweight. You can wear it under jeans or leggings and sleep with it, thicker than other knee protectors to provide extra reinforcement without sacrificing comfort, so you can wear them all day long!!!
- MULTIFUNCTION— Ideal for high performance training, sports & exercise, worn by competitive and recreational athletes. Medical knee sleeves for knee pain, meniscus tear, arthritis, ACL, PCL, MCL, joint pain relief, sports injury recovery, swelling and etc. Widely used in many sports such as basketball, running, jogging, volleyball, gym, tennis, hiking, workout, weightlifting and more. Unisex and suitable for both left and right legs. Full refund for any reason, please refer to size chart.
- Waterproof Functions: Surface layer with wear-resistant stretchy spandex waterproof coating, repels water, rain, snow, and oil stains effectively and avoid cold wind in, Inner layer contains skin-friendly warm fleece with superior moisture wicking treatment, breathable, warm, and dry, provides the excellent comfort and flexibility for wearing.
- Insulated Women Winter Hiking Pants: 3D Cutting in mid-waist with an elastic side part to allow the body to fit comfortably. 4 large-capacity zippered pockets to keep your phone, wallet, key, tactical gears, and other accessories for ultimate safety, convenience, and efficiency while moving.
- Snow Ski Pants: Fleece lined softshell pants featured articulated knees to provide super stretchy flexibility, for windy and snowy weather. Ankle zipper opening to help ski boots easily wearing and prevent snowing & wind from being poured in to keep the body in good condition.
- Softshell Pants: Women's durable winter pants have ripstop fabrics, scratch-resistant & tear-resistant to protect your legs from gravels, designed for outdoor enthusiasts.
- All seasons & occasions: Skiing, snowing, snowboarding, snowmobiling, hiking, hunting, fishing, traveling, climbing, camping, mountaineering, cycling. Please kindly refer to the size chart when you choose the size, all the data are accurately measured.
- THERMAL MERINO WOOL SOCKS: These cold weather socks have been exclusively manufactured with Thermolite technology combined with natural Merino wool. Merino wool is the most Moisture wicking fabric transports sweat away from your body quickly and offer more breathability. Odor-resistant properties keeps smell fresh, dry and breathable while working, hiking, trekking, camping, hunting, ice fishing or playing winter sports
- SOFT & COMFORTABLE: These thick-knee high socks feature thick terry loop in forefoot, heel, and toe specifically engineered for minimized friction and shock absorption. The snowboard socks added just the right amount of targeted padding on the front shin area where skiers and riders often need a little more cushion. This workhorse of a sock is a great option for skiers and riders who know a great day on the mountain starts with a great pair of socks
- MULTIFUNCTION – These ski socks for women and men have been designed and feature a moderate compression that ensures the socks stay in place. These winter socks have been designed with you in mind making them the perfect match for any occasion whether you’re looking for thermal socks you can sleep in cold conditions or socks that have been specifically designed with hiking, hunting, mountain climbing or snowboarding in mind
- COMPRESSIVE ARCH SUPPORT: The elastic arch band holds the warm socks perfectly in place to prevent sliding, keeping them in place during your outdoor sports activities
- KNEE SOCKS SIZE: Medium (Men 4-6.5 / Women 5.5-7.5 / Youth3-6); Large (Men 7-9.5 / Women 8-11); X-Large (Men 10-13 / Women 11.5-14.5). The innovative blend of Merino Wool and moisture wicking material allows your feet to stay a natural body temperature to prevent you from either feeling too warm or too cold
- Durable, all-purpose polytex shell
- Digital-grip palm and stick-grip fingers and thumb
- FastDry technology lining wicks away sweat
- Waterproof insert
- Fleece cuff with adjustable wrist strap closure
- Super-light HeatGear fabric delivers superior coverage without weighing you down
- Mesh underarm & back panels for strategic ventilation
- Material wicks sweat & dries really fast
- Ergonomic design keeps seams off high abrasion areas & increases durability
- Hybrid raglan sleeve construction for added range of motion & comfort
- Write-in locker tag on back of neck for your initials or number
- Compression: Ultra-tight, second-skin fit.
- COMFORTABLE FEEL:The OG of wicking sweat and drying fast.
- UPF 30 protects your skin from the sun's harmful rays
- Thermalock: Durable coating that offers a higher resistance to outdoor elements including wind, water and snow. Also provides resistance to impact and abrasion damage.
- Thermatech: Engineered synthetic 85 gram insulation that offers a high degree of warmth. A Technology that removes the bulk and weight of the insulation, which helps with mobility.
- Reinforced: 600 denier ballistic reinforced ankle, scuff and hem guards hold up against the daily wear and tear.
- Adjustability: Waist strap for a more secure and comfortable fit including belt loops. Easy-access O-ring secures keys
- Gaiters: Boot gaiters with grippers form a seamless integration with boots to keep warmth in and the wintry elements out.
- Warm Fleece Lining - Fleece lined joggers are crafted with thermal fabric, make you feel soft and warm on the skin, ideal for cold weather under 30°F
- Water & Pet Hair Resistant - Durable water-resistant coating, keeps you warm and dry on the skin, excellent for walking dogs on a drizzly or light snowy day.
- High Waistband - 4-inch high-waisted joggers with an adjustable drawcord, great tummy control, and custom fit. Special tapered cutting, warm but not bulky.
- 2 Zipper Pockets - Convenient to store your phone and valuables. You can free your hands when exercising or put your hands in when it's cold.
- Versatile - G Gradual thermal sweatpants are perfect for dog walking, lounging, running, hiking, athletic, workout, skiing, casual, or daily wearing in winter.
- NEAT AND TAILORED DESIGN: Lightweight insulated for you to wear in many ways with unrestricted movement; Water and wind resistant.
- KEEP YOUR BODY AND HANDS WARM: Four carbon fiber heating elements generating heat across collar, mid-back, as well as underneath two pockets for core-body warmth. 3 available heating settings can be adjusted with just a simple press of the button.
- QUICK AND LONG-LASTING WARMTH: Fast heating in seconds with 7.4V UL/CE-certified battery; Up to 10 working hours on a single charge; USB port for charging smartphones.
- FOR ALL OCCASIONS: Perfect for the daily commute, walking your dog in the brisk fall air, tailgating for your favorite football team, wearing underneath your winter jacket or even in a way-too-cold office!
- EASY CARE: Machine washable; The heating elements and vest construction are designed to endure 50+ machine wash cycles.
- Two side pockets for convenience
- High collar, adjustable drawstring hem, front zipper closure, solid color, cute and stylish winter puffer vest for women
- Mid-long length, size S: bust:47.2'', back length: 26.0'',excluding the collar, the lighiweight puffy vest can be styled endless ways, stay warm and on trend in these chilly days
- Wearing this high collar sleeveless padded coat over fitted long sleeve tops, turtleneck sweaters, hoodies, knitted dress or bodycon tracksuit or pop on a matching track suit underneath with sneakers or opt for denim and a crop!
- NOTE: If your usual size is between the two available sizes or you want it fitted, we would recommend size down, Please Refer to the ATHLISAN Size Chart before ordering, Any question pls feel free contact us with Q&A or Email.
- 12-Ounce, 100% ring-spun cotton duck
- Updated blanket lining in body
- Quilted nylon lining in sleeves
- Corduroy-trimmed collar with under-collar snaps for optional hood
- Left-chest pocket with zipper closure
- NEAT AND TAILORED DESIGN: Lightweight insulated for you to wear in many ways with unrestricted movement; Water and wind-resistant.
- KEEP YOUR BODY AND HANDS WARM: Four carbon fiber heating elements generating heat across the collar, mid-back, as well as underneath two pockets for core-body warmth. 3 available heating settings can be adjusted with just a simple press of the button.
- QUICK AND LONG-LASTING WARMTH: Fast heating in seconds with 7.4V cUL/UL certified battery; Up to 10 working hours on a single charge; USB port for charging smartphones.
- FOR ALL OCCASIONS: Perfect for the daily commute, walking your dog in the brisk fall air, tailgating for your favorite football team, wearing underneath your winter jacket or even in a way-too-cold office.
- EASY CARE: Machine washable; The heating elements and vest construction are designed to endure 50+ machine wash cycles.
- 85 grams ThermaTech Insulation offers warmth in a lightweight, low bulk garment (keeps you warm at temperatures from 20 to 35 degrees)
- Adjustable suspenders offer customized fit, plus elasticized side gussets to accommodate extra mobility
- 600 denier ballistic are used to reinforce the ankle, scuff and hem guards to hold up against daily wear and tear
- Boot zippers for easy on and off, along with convenient O-ring for keys/gloves/lift tickets. Lining: 100 percent polyester 210T Taffeta
- Boot gaiters with grippers form a seamless integration with boots to keep warmth in and moisture out
- High quality fabric:Made with warm but breathable acrylic knit outer shell combined with super warm & soft lining ensures a warm and comfortable treat for your children's hands in all cold winter days. Perfect for active kids who love playing around outside.
- Size: Length:15cm/5.9",Wrist diameter:9.5cm/3.7";Suitable for children aged 2-8 years old. One size fit for most 6 months, 1 2 3 years old children toddler boys girls; Skin-friendly, soft,comfortable, warm and stretchy for a snugly fit, these gloves are great winter accessories
- Ideal for winter outdoors: these warm, fleece-lined gloves are the ideal companion for your baby's outdoor activities, suitable for a variety of activities such as running, walking, riding, skiing, camping, fishing, playing, going to school, shopping
- Flexible to wear and use: these toddler knitted gloves are adopted full fingers design, easy to put on and take off, and flexible to use, providing you with a convenient use experience while bringing you warmth so your child can enjoy winter outdoor activities to the fullest.
- Easy to match: our thicken warm winter mittens have different colors for you to choose from, you don't have to worry about going out of style easily, can match most types of your baby's clothes, so your baby can feel warm and still stay adorable and lovely at the same time
- Form fitting comfort on its own or under the helmet
- Nike Pro Combat Hyperwarm Hydropull Hood; Nike Therma-Fit keeps athletes dry, providing heat retention
- Flat seam construction lies smooth against the head
- Offers full facial protection that extends below the neck line
- WINTER READY: Winter has nothing on our Strike balaclava. Ready to brave all the elements from snow and sleet to wind, dust, cold, and UV, our ski mask for women and men isn’t letting in any unwanted intruders. So whether you blaze down the slopes like Shaun White, shovel snow or ATV in the desert like Mad Max, our winter balaclava has got you covered.
- LIGHTWEIGHT COMFORT: You’ll be surprised by how warm this lightweight, breathable, and extra-stretchy balaclava head mask is. Designed from an 89% Polyester and 11% Spandex, our winter face mask for men and women wicks away moisture while retaining heat. You’ll stay comfortable and dry in our full face mask all day!
- CONVERTIBLE FACE MASK: Wear the Strike balaclava as a full face mask for ultimate protection from the elements. Wear it as a helmet liner, ninja hood, half ski mask, snowboard mask, neck warmer, or pull it up to wear it as a face mask while you take public transportation and go grocery shopping.
- NO FOGGING WAY: To prevent stuffiness, the Strike balaclava face mask features ski ready mesh breathing panels that increase airflow while minimizing condensation on your goggles or glasses. So if you’re looking for a snow mask or ski face mask that is going to keep you warm and provide great goggle visibility then look no further!
- SUPERSTRETCH OSFM COMFORT: Fit and comfort is key, especially when you’re in harsh environments. Our One Size Fits Most snowboard mask is made with 4 way stretch fabric to give a snug and comfortable ‘wear all day’ fit. Warning - you might not want to take this head mask off!
- PERFECT FOR MOTORCYCLING: The Strike balaclava is a perfect motorcycle face mask in fall and winter. The low profile design with flatlock stitching provides great under helmet comfort. The shell outer fabric blocks wind chill, rain and sleet whilst the breathable mesh paneling prevents helmet fog. And when you stop for a coffee, the hinge design means you can easily pull the mask down whilst retaining the warmth!
- Heat Retention: When it comes to warmth and everyday wear, these long johns for men is designed specifically for you to stay protected from the cold.
- Ultra Soft Fleece: Designed with a fleece lining & quality material, these ultra soft mens thermal underwear set will keep you feeling comfortable throughout the day.
- Moisture Wicking: Stay dry with these long underwear mens as they're made from breathable fabric that effectively wicks away moisture and perspiration.
- 4 Way Stretch: Made with stretchable material, these thermals for men allows you freedom of movement with no chafing or bunching up when you move.
- Layer Up: Layering is essential to ward off the cold, so bundle up with a pair of mens thermals this winter and stay comfortable while outside or in bed as a pajama.
- SAFE & EFFECTIVE DRYING – Safe to use on nearly any type of material, the DryGuy DX's convection heating delivers gentle, gradual drying of up to 2 pairs of shoes, boots, work boots, ski boots or gloves—even hats and helmets
- QUICK DRY PROCESS – Central forced-air blower circulates air evenly throughout 4 drying ports to simultaneously dry two pairs of footwear simultaneously, or one pair of footwear and one pair of gloves, in just 1-3 hours
- NO DISRUPTIVE NOISE – Whisper-quiet rotary blower operates silently to deliver fast, efficient drying of your shoes and other garments
- CUSTOMIZABLE DRYING – Heat/No Heat switch lets you tailor the drying process to different materials and garments; plus, the 3-hour automatic shutoff timer ensures efficient and power-saving drying
- BIG OR TALL, IT DRIES THEM ALL – Easily expand the DryGuy DX's capabilities with compatible accessories designed for drying your favorite footwear or other gear, including waders, helmets, taller boots, and sporting goods
- FITS NEARLY ANYWHERE – Measuring 12 x 7.5 x 15 inches, the DryGuy DX fits easily into your living space or garage and comes with a 6-foot power cord for placement convenience