Rated by many as the number one family resort in the country, Smuggler’s Notch Resort offers plenty of great skiing, a variety of family orientated activities and great hospitality, all in a scenic location. The resort is situated in the beautiful Green Mountains of northern Vermont and consists of three interconnected mountains to provide the best terrain possible.
Smuggler’s skiing facilities are quite impressive. The resort has 78 trails spread out over 1000 acres of great terrain and eight strategically placed lifts to help you get to the top. The resort’s three mountains – Morse, Madonna and Sterling – each offer a different level of terrain and you will find that there are runs for every level skier. Trails are rated 19% beginner, 56% intermediate, 20% advanced and 5% expert. Be warned, the triple black diamond trail known as The Black Hole – the only one in this part of the country – is not for sissies!
Snowboarders will find plenty of action in the form of six excellent terrain parks, one super pipe and one half pipe. There are 58 km of cross-country skiing trails available and the resort caters for snowshoeing and snow tubing. Beginners and advanced skiers can benefit from the varied personal or group instruction available, and children enjoy interacting with their peers in the well-organised children’s programs that are available. Smuggler’s Notch also has great child care facilities for those with younger children who need day care.
When your stomach grumbles you can head to any of the diners or restaurants on the slopes. The Hearth & Candle Restaurant, the Green Mountain Deli and Riga Bello’s are all popular choices. Other resort-based activities include massage, shopping and art workshops. In summer you can enjoy swimming, tennis, hiking, mini golf, disc golf, skateboarding, golf, segway rides and much, much more.
So book your stay at this stunning resort this winter. With a summit elevation of 3640 ft and a vertical drop of 2610 ft you simply can’t go wrong! Book your winter pass for Smuggler’s Notch Resort now and miss out on the winter rush. You wont regret it!