Southern Vermont Travel Guide – USATODAY

Southern Vermont

Cross into the Green Mountain State from Massachusetts on Interstate 91, and you might feel as if you’ve entered a new country. There isn’t a town in sight. What you see are forested hills punctuated by rolling pastures. When you reach Brattleboro, no fast-food joints or strip malls line the exits to signal […]

Central Vermont Travel Guide – USATODAY

Central Vermont

Central Vermont’s economy once centered on marble quarrying and mills. But today, as in much of the rest of the state, tourism drives the economic engine. The center of the dynamo is Killington, the East’s largest downhill resort. However, central Vermont has more to discover than high-speed chairlifts and slope-side condos. The old […]

Northern Vermont Travel Guide – USATODAY

Northern Vermont

Vermont’s northernmost region reveals the state’s greatest contrasts. To the west, Burlington and its suburbs have grown so rapidly that rural wags now say that Burlington’s greatest advantage is that it’s “close to Vermont.” The north country also harbors Vermont’s tiny capital, Montpelier, and its highest mountain, Mt. Mansfield, site of the famous […]