Category Archives: Winter Activities

Have The Time Of Your Life On A Vermont Dog Sledding Tour!

January 26, 2018 by Corey A. Edwards

Vermont Dog Sledding TourLooking for something to new to do this winter that’s a little out of the ordinary? How about a Vermont dog sledding adventure!

Our recent post about all the great winter sports opportunities in the Woodstock area focused primarily on skiing. Down near the bottom, however, we mentioned a less-typical winter pastime: dog sledding!

Dog sledding is an iconic mode of travel for most of us. Something from the past, located in history and the great white wilderness to the North. We’ve heard of the Iditarod and maybe even follow it each year. But how many of us can say we’ve experienced a dog sled ride or even realize we could?

The good news is that you don’t have to go all the way to Nome, Alaska to experience the thrill of dog sledding. Vermont is home to a number of dog sled tour providers but the one closest to us is Braeburn Siberians. Braeburn Siberians is located just 35 minutes away, in Windsor, VT.

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Deer Brook Inn – Your Vermont Ski Vacation Headquarters

December 15, 2017 by Corey A. Edwards

Deer Brook Inn - Your Vermont Ski Vacation HeadquartersNow is the time to plan that first Vermont ski vacation of the New Year! Ring in 2018 on some of Vermont’s best slopes, all easily accessible from our Woodstock, VT B&B.

Woodstock, Vermont is the perfect solution for anyone looking for a Vermont ski vacation home base. Suicide Six, Killington, Okemo, and more are just minutes away. Alpine skiing, cross-country skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, and fatbiking are all on the menu. You can even go ice-fishing and dog-sledding!

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Don’t Miss the 2017 Alpine Ski World Cup at Killington!

October 20, 2017 by Corey A. Edwards

Don't Miss the 2017 Alpine Ski World Cup at Killington!The excitement returns to Killington this Thanksgiving when they once again host the Alpine Ski World Cup. After the the rousing success of the 2016 event, which attracted some 30,000 spectators, everyone is very excited to see what this year brings. November 24th through the 26th, 2017.

Some of the best ski racers in the world will again be carving turns down Superstar at Killington Resort and the area is bracing for all the crowds and excitement. The Audi FIS Women’s Ski World Cup will include the women’s giant slalom and slalom races.

Events like this are a great way to see the very best female, technical alpine skiers in the world in action. U.S. Ski Team superstars Julia Mancuso, Mikaela Shiffrin, and Lindsey Vonn are all expected to compete.

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Get Out Into It With Vermont Snowmobile Tours!

February 10, 2017 by Corey A. Edwards

Vermont Snowmobile ToursLooking for a fun, exciting way to get out into the great outdoors during your winter Vermont getaway? Snowmobile Vermont’s snowmobile tours are all that and more!

If you’ve never ridden a snowmobile, you really should add it to your bucket list. If you have, you already know how thrilling and fun they can be! Riding one is like a cross between sledding and motorcycling. How can that not be a blast!

Luckily, there’s a snowmobile touring company right near our Vermont B&B – Snowmobile Vermont!

Snowmobile Vermont is one of Vermont’s oldest snowmobile tour operators, offering tours in the area for over 20 years. They have a large fleet of the newest, high-tech Polaris snowmobiles and offer a range of tours and rentals.

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Come Out To Woodstock For Your Vermont Ski Vacation!

December 19, 2016 by Corey A. Edwards

Enjoy a Woodstock, Vermont Ski Vacation!Hoping to get out on the slopes in the New Year? Great idea!

In Woodstock, Vermont winter sports opportunities abound! We’re the perfect destination for anyone hoping to enjoy a Vermont ski vacation!

There’s always something to do and see in Woodstock, VT, no matter the time of year. In this season, when the days grow short and the snow flies, the slopes come to life!

You’ll find plenty of opportunities to for alpine and cross-country skiing, as well as snowboarding, snowshoeing, fatbiking, and even ice-fishing!

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