Stowe Journals

Weekend in Stowe

A July 2005 trip to Stowe by JimAF

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Weekend in Stowe

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Nestled in the valley between the Green Mountains on the west and the Hogback Mountains on the east lies the picturesque village of Stowe, Vermont. The quintessential Currier & Ives Vermont town, with its white church steeple, covered bridge, and magnificent mountain, views is the perfect weekend getaway. This beautiful town is what everyone envisions Vermont to be like. The smell of fresh grass in summer or wood burning in winter awaken your senses as you approach this charming village. While it is called the Ski Capital of the East, renowned for Mount Mansfield’s Front Four, that name belies the truly year-round appeal. I have enjoyed every season here, the colors more vivid than other...Read More

Accommodations/Dining/Things To Do

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Accommodations: Stowe is filled with wonderful B&Bs, country inns, and full-service resorts sure to please any taste. Within each category there is a range of services and rates. You’ll find inexpensive, casual B&Bs and beautifully decorated, luxury B&Bs; moderate country inns and inns with fireplaces and hot tubs in each room. The Green Mountain Inn, Stone Hill Inn (B&B) and the Meadows at Stoweflake (condos) are the best places to stay. Dining: Stowe offers the full spectrum of dining experiences from casual to fine dining and includes nearly all types of cuisine including Steaks, Seafood, Italian, German/Viennese, Thai, Mexican, Continental and Japanese. There are over 60...Read More