Sugarbush Resort is situated in the heart of the Green Mountain National Forest in Vermont. It is one of the country’s best skiing resorts and features a wide assortment of trails spread out over six inter-connected mountains. The resort is relatively close to Burlington, Boston and the George Washington Bridge, making it very accessible and the perfect winter destination for a lot of families.
So what is it about Sugarbush that make’s it so special? Perhaps it’s the 111 different trails which offer a variety of terrain and cater to most levels of skier. Or it could be the fact that there are sixteen different lifts which seldom have a lift line to keep you waiting. Maybe it is the fact that you can enjoy direct flights right to the resort through a number of major airlines. Perhaps it is the fantastic views or the warm hospitality. You really have to visit Sugarbush for yourself to discover the resort’s winter magic.
Sugarbush has a summit elevation of 4083 ft and a 2600 ft vertical drop. The ski trails are stretched out over 508 acres and the mountain sees 262 inches of annual snowfall. The trails are rated 20% beginner, 45% intermediate and 35% advanced. There are also 60 kilometres of cross-country trails, one terrain park, a half pipe and super pipe. You can try your hand at snowshoeing, ice fishing or ice-skating, or you can make use of the health spa and racquet club. There is also some great shopping and dining to enjoy. In summer the resort continues to provide great holiday accommodation hiking, mountain biking, gliding, horseback riding and water sports.
The resort has an Adventure Learning Center for those who would like to improve their skills and try something new. It also has child care facilities, children’s programs, women’s programs and good skiing and snowboarding instruction. If you forgot some of your equipment at home, you can always hire it at the resort’s ski shop.
Sugarbush Mountain is a not-to-be-missed holiday destination. Get your season pass now and enjoy the rest of your year knowning that you’ve organised your vacation at one of the best resorts in Vermont.