Vermont Snowshoeing Tips
VT Snowshoe Trail Etiquette
Snowshoeing has been prevalent in Vermont’s Green Mountains for over two centuries, and was once relied upon heavily as a means of travel throughout northern New England. Now, snowshoeing is an excellent recreation and an outstanding way for non-skiers to enjoy Vermont’s snowy winters. Vermont has some outstanding snowshoeing destinations and snowshoe tour operators. The businesses below specialize in Vermont Snowshoe Vacations. Ask us about VT Snowshoe vacations or share snowshoeing comments. To feature your business, contact us.
Vermont Snowshoeing Trail Tips
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!
Visit Smugglers' Notch Resort - Jeffersonville, VT
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.
Visit The Wildflower Inn - Lyndonville, VT
- When packing, remember to include a map, compass, water, food, first aid supplies, and a cell phone if you own one.
- Be sure to check the local weather forecast before starting out.
- Inspect your equipment before packing, and regularly on the trail.
- Tell a friend or family member where you are going and when you will return.
- Dress in layers to better insulate against the cold.
- Check all trail conditions for avalanche warnings, thin ice, and extreme weather conditions.
- Observe all posted signs and warnings, staying off closed trails and out of restricted areas.
- Use good judgment and respect all private property postings.
- Never litter – take out what you bring in.
- And, allow yourself plenty of time so you can fully enjoy this Green Mountain winter wonderland!