Spring in Stowe, VT – Come Visit and Play!
Spring is here folks, and it is great! After a truly epic winter here in Vermont with tons of snow and fun, we are welcoming the warmer spring weather and the budding trees.
As residents and business owners in Stowe, we are lucky enough to experience all of the seasons that our New England town has to offer. From our perspective, here are some of our favorite things about spring!
Stowe’s busy seasons are in winter and summer, so the springtime boasts fewer crowds and a quieter atmosphere. Most businesses are still open, so you get to enjoy all that Stowe has to offer without having to fight the crowds.
While we really do love the hustle and bustle of ski and snowboard season and the great events that happen virtually every weekend throughout the summer, there is something great about the peaceful weekends that happen in the springtime. It’s great for a vacation for those who want to slow down a little and connect.
Warm days, cool nights!
Spring weather brings some beautifully warm days perfect for outdoor activities like hiking and mountain biking, but the evenings still get chilly which means plenty of opportunities to relax by a fire or sleep comfortably without any need for AC! And since our season is a little later than most on the east coast, it’s another chance to savor the fleeting spring blooms. We still have lots of beautiful flowering trees and plants well into June!
Since it is not high season, there are plenty of opportunities to take advantage of off-season prices for lodging and activities. Get a great vacation for less!
Things to do during Spring in Stowe, VT
There are plenty of indoor and outdoor activities for visitors in the spring. Many of our walking and hiking trails are open in May, and without the summer crowds you may find yourself all alone surrounded by nothing but the forest waking up after winter!
Below are some other activities and ideas we have written about and that our guests enjoy when they come for a getaway:
If you are enjoying the rise of craft beer, Stowe is a great choice! We have several local crafters serving up local brews – Vermont Craft Breweries Within Five Minutes
Shopping at Unique and Local Businesses
Take an afternoon stroll through Stowe village and poke around our local businesses. Take home a souvenir or sample some amazing locally made chocolate – Celebrating Local Businesses in Vermont.
Spring days are perfect for dining al fresco. During this season the middle of the day is often the perfect time to be outside soaking it all in. It’s perfect weather for a long and leisurely lunch! Sushi Yoshi and Idletyme Brewing Co. both have outdoor seating and are located right on the bike path – you can walk, bike, or drive to them!
Get your game on and bring the competitive spirit! Stowe Golf Park offers beautifully landscaped golf in miniature and is located on the grounds of the Sun & Ski Inn and Suites. Or, try for a strike at our boutique bowling alley – it’s a great place to unwind and also offers a lounge area, bar and restaurant!
Questions about a spring vacation to Stowe, VT? Give us a call – our friendly local staff would be happy to help you plan a great getaway.
Don’t forget to check out our specials and packages page for current lodging discounts!