Although Burlington is one of the most popular destinations in Vermont, if you drive just a few miles to the north and find US Route 2, you'll find yourself in the magic and splendor of the Lake Champlain Islands. Autumn is a special time of year in the Champlain Islands with lots of things to see and do .... including apple picking, vineyard tours, farmer's markets in South … [Read more...] about Discover the Beautiful Champlain Islands During Any Season
Years ago, when I was attending North Country Union High School, in Newport, VT, I submitted an article to the "Bish" Bishop section in what was ironically called the "Vermonter" section of the Burlington Free Press. The column that "Bish" wrote for was mainly geared towards hunting and fishing, if memory serves. In 1976, as a 17-year old high school student, I noticed … [Read more...] about Enjoy A Haunting Vermonter Halloween Flashback from 1976
Vermont ghost stories, and haunted locations you can explore... The following are 13 scary locations in Vermont that might haunt you for days (or even years) to come. Each one of these creepy places are sure to appeal to your sense of curiosity and delight. It's fun to be a little scared, or at the very least intrigued, so enjoy some of these unusual places at your leisure. … [Read more...] about 13 Scary Locations in Vermont That Will Haunt You!
Is the historic Shelburne Farms estate haunted? Are there ghosts walking the halls of the Shelburne Farms Inn? These are the questions that many of us would like to know. There are local rumors that the Inn itself may indeed be haunted This snippet from Robert Egger's blog post on June 12, 2006, certainly sounds similar to other stories that abound: "...here we were … [Read more...] about Shocking News – Vermont’s Historic Shelburne Farms Haunted by Ghosts?
Most any small town is the perfect place for sitting next to a camp fire and listening to a good story about Vermont ghosts. At least it was "back in the day", but now all that seems to have been relegated to the past. Just a few years ago, it was an eagerly anticipated event at Halloween time to visit a local bookstore and pick up Joe Citro's latest book about ghosts, … [Read more...] about Vermont Ghosts