Newport, Vermont’s Centennial Celebration 2018 A long awaited celebration begins on June 29, 2018 through July 6, 2018 to commemorate Newport City's 100th birthday. If you've never been to Newport, VT, this would be the time to visit and enjoy a once in a lifetime celebration. If you're a long time resident, past or present, the event is the perfect way to fete the "old … [Read more...] about Re-live Newport, Vermont’s Centennial and Grab a Great Book!
Things To Do in Vermont
I kind of miss Stowe and Jay Peak back when they used to be ski areas. The "Old Vermont Style" Stowe Ski Area is now long gone If you visit any of the Vermont ski resorts these days, and had never visited before, you would probably laugh at what they "used to be". Both Stowe, Jay Peak, Burke an other resorts now resemble their counterparts in the western US states, for … [Read more...] about Are Stowe Mountain and Jay Peak Resorts Really Better Than Before?
Why is cliff jumping in Vermont dangerous and intriguing? Summer is coming and one of the more daring activities that people enjoy is cliff jumping. There seem to be no shortage of gorges, rocky cliffs and quarries for adventurous daredevils to choose from. The cool waters and hidden swimming holes of VT offer spectacular beauty in addition to some intriguing and potentially … [Read more...] about Cliff Jumping in Vermont
Let's get rich panning for gold in Vermont! As the saying goes, "there's gold in them thar hills!", but that was mainly out West. What many people do not know is that people have been prospecting for gold in Vermont for years. Although the yield from prospecting for gold in Vermont is relatively low, the best bet for a gold prospector is in the general areas around Plymouth … [Read more...] about Get Rich by Panning for Gold in Vermont!
For years, I've always loved visiting Shelburne Museum during the Spring and Summer months. When the lilacs bloom in early Spring, a walk around the museum grounds are a must. Not too long ago, I was fortunate enough to own a home directly across Rte 7 from Shelburne Museum. Complete with a panoramic view of the Adirondacks and the red, round barn of the museum in the distance. … [Read more...] about Shelburne Museum in the Winter