Winter

Winter

Skiing on Mount Snow at the Wilmington Inn

Skiing

Mount Snow boasts 86 trails on 600 acres with 20 lifts including two summit express lifts and the only "six pack" bubble chair in the United States. Before you go, check the ski report.

Tubing on Mount Snow at the Wilmington Inn

Snow Tubing

A truly exciting and completely safe winter activity for any age is snow tubing. We have three local venues that offer any level of exhilaration within minutes of the inn. It is a great, affordable escape for those who might like to enjoy the snow without a full-day commitment to it.

Snowmobiling at the Wilmington Inn

Guided Snowmobile Tours

Enjoy a guided snowmobile tour in the Green Mountain National Forest of Vermont, operated by Snowmobile Vermont. Explore a wide variety of terrain, ranging from thickly wooded pines to wide open stretches.

Snowmobile Vermont offers 1-hour backcountry tours or 2-hour mountain tours. Tours leave from the base area of Mount Snow. Snowmobile tours offered by Snowmobile Vermont are customized for all abilities, and no experience is necessary. Tours include snowmobile and helmet rentals.

The Vast Trail Network

Southern Vermont is well known for being one of the best places to go "sledding." The Wilmington Inn is only a few miles from tens of connection points to the famous VAST Trail network that includes more than 5,000 miles of free trails that span from the border of Massachusetts to Canada. In addition, there are a number of restaurants and gas stations that welcome snowmobilers. Let us help you arrange a rider's permit and plan a day trip for you during your stay with us! Don't have a snowmobile? No problem, a local rental company can set you up according to your skill and adventure levels.

Cross Country Skiing at the Wilmington Inn

Cross Country Skiing - The Catamount Trail

The Wilmington Inn is the best located Southern inn in Vermont to access the bottom three segments of The Catamount Trail and is also located within 10 miles of a great learning trail and facility (Timber Creek) and one of the best all-terrain mountains with more than 30kms of trails (Prospect Mountain).

Winter Rentals At Zoar Outdoor

Zoar Outdoor located across the street from the Wilmington Inn, offer the following winter sport rentals:

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Snowshoes
  • Guided Winter tours
Sleigh Rides at the Wilmington Inn

Sleigh Rides

Since 1980 Adams Farm has offered afternoon and evening traditional Vermont sleigh rides pulled by a team of heavy draft horses.

Sleigh rides are offered days and evenings as well as special sleigh rides for Christmas Eve, New Years, Full Moons, and Valentine's Day. Each sleigh ride lasts approximately 1.5 hours and takes you through the Vermont countryside to an old log cabin for hot chocolate and music by the woodstove.

Reservations are required and sleigh rides are weather-permitting.

Dog Sledding at the Wilmington Inn

Dog Sledding

Experience winter as never before. Be pulled by a team of Siberian huskies on an exhilarating 2-hour sled ride through Vermont's scenic winter landscape. With mushers as your guide you will get a chance to witness true working sled dogs in action! Tours are offered as single or double sled adventures, begin at the kennel, and take a scenic route up and down a mountain.

Dog sled adventures through scenic winter landscapes for ages 6+. Reservations required.
9 minute drive from the Wilmington Inn
Address: 5189 VT-100, Wardsboro, VT 05355 - View map
Phone: 802-896- 3478
More info about Husky Works Mushing Company

The Wilmington Inn
41 West Main Street
Wilmington, VT 05363
USA
1(802) 464-3768
innkeeper@thewilmingtoninn.com