Spring & Summer
Find your summer adventure in Stowe, Vermont.
Spring and summer vacations spent at Vermont's Stowe Mountain Lodge offer guests a remarkable number of recreational opportunities just outside our doors. The beauty of the green mountains is the ideal complement to our luxury accommodations. Our magnificent trails will transport you to your next adventure. Start creating your adventure with our Summer Recreation Guide.
Golf: If golf is your passion prepare to be challenged and inspired by the Stowe Mountain Club. As a guest of Stowe Mountain Lodge, you will have access to our private 18-hole Bob Cupp championship mountain golf course. After the challenge of the mountain course, enjoy the undulating fairways and manicured greens of the Stowe Country Club, located in the heart of Stowe.
Pathways and Hiking Trails: For a smooth and relaxing bike ride, run or walk, check out Stowe's award-winning Recreation Path. This 5.5 mile paved two-way path brings you to town the scenic way through the woods, past shops and restaurants, and along the beautiful West Branch Little River. Pack a picnic and take advantage of the most scenic route through town. Or enjoy a scenic walk on the new Spruce Peak Pathways that grants you access to mountain vistas, serene woods and a beautiful running brook with easy access right out the front entrance of the Lodge. This is a leisurely walk suitable for the whole family. Or, visit our recreation team in the spa and wellness center to find out more about the guided hikes we offer for all ages and abilities.
The historic Auto Toll Road: offers an unforgettable driving adventure with a narrow, zigzag route up to the summit ridge of Mt. Mansfield, for breathtaking views of Lake Champlain and the Adirondack
Adventure Camps: For those with little mountain enthusiasts, the camp leaders at Stowe Summer Adventure Camps create experiences for children that cater to our surroundings and create unforgettable memories.
Mountain Biking: Stowe and the surrounding area offer some of the best mountain biking in the East with a variety of terrain for all levels. Learn more about mountain biking in Stowe.
Cycling: Cycling enthusiasts are thrilled to discover a stunning ride through Smugglers Notch that begins at the entrance to the Lodge. Explore more cycling options.
Angling: Our Vermont vacation spot is in close proximity to the area's most pristine streams, ponds, rivers and lakes to fly fish for trout, bass and pike. Allow one of our fly fishing experts to accompany you on your expedition. We'll take care of your equipment, bait, licensing and transportation so you can focus on the task at hand-catching a fish!
Horseback Riding and Carriage Rides: Visit one of Stowe's stables for horseback riding lessons, carriage and wagon rides and riding trips throughout grassy meadows and scenic woods.
Lakes and Rivers: Your choices for fun on water are endless in Stowe and the surrounding areas. Visit our Alpine Concierge desk to discover spots to paddleboard, canoe, kayak and where to go for the best swimming holes around.
If you're lucky, you might run into a moose along the way.