The Attractions & Things To Do in Killington,VT
Killington in Winter
The winter season in Vermont is a very popular time of year. Winter in Killington is beautiful with its abundance of fresh snow. People who love to ski, Killington is perfect as it is home to the
Killington Ski Resort, the largest ski resort on the East Coast! It features 200 slopes, 31 vski lifts and around 90 miles of beautiful terrain to enjoy. During the winter, you can experience
some of the best skiing and snowbaording in the country.
There's more than just skiing in Killington
Snowmobiling tours are available, allowing you to go on some of the best trails in the United States, which include the Vast Trail. Snowshoesing and cross-country skiing are also popular in the Killington region. Visit during any of the winter months for
the full Killington outdoor adventure experience.
Other winter activities you can enjoy include: sleigh rides, the theater, the arts, shopping, snow tubing and more. You can also go ice skating or indoor rock climbing if you need a break from the outdoors.
Killington in the Summer
During the summer there is also many things to do in Killington, VT. Mounatain biking is extremely popular after
snow melts and we see the hint of green. Don't have a bike but want to expreince the Killington trails? Well visit
Alpine Bike Works for your bike rental needs and much more. Plus make sure to visit our specials page to see how ou can save on lodging and recieve a discount on your rentals via Alipine
Ride & Stay Package. Rock climbing is also a popular activity in the state and guides tours are available. You will be able to enjoy the outdoors, amazing scenery and wildlife.
Looking for that perfect fishing hole? Our beautiful vacation rentals are in the heart of some great fishing oppurtunities that Killington and surrounding areas have to offer. Perfect location for booking a couple of days on
the water, short drive time and never have to fish the
same spot twice. Wait, you say you need a guide to these great fishing spots?
We Be Fishing is the perfect guide service for you. Family run and owned,
We Be Fishing will show your fa,ily or group a grea ttime. Plus ask us about our
Fish & Stay Package and how you can recieve a FREE 1/2 hour of fishing added to your time that you book.
For hikers, Killington is the place for you, as there are several incredible Green Mountain hiking trails and exploring the trails is one of the best things to do in Killington in the fall. Take a guided tour hiking the Appalachian or Long Trail. Get close
to the seven peaks of the Killington Mountain, while enjoying the majastic beauty of the area. You can take Gondola Rides, which run from 8am- 5pm to have access to those hot hiking areas.
If you like to swing the clubs, Killington is the place for you, as it is the home of the nicests golf course in the United States. You will be able to expercience beautiful views as you play on
Killington's par 72 course, which is great for beginners to advanced golfers. Then there is the
Green Mountain National.
With its challenging design features carved out of the majestic Green Mountains, their course offers solitude and a "private" golfing experience that will challenge players of all abilities. Give us a call to learn about our Stay 7 Play Green Mountain
Golf package. So get your golf shoes and bag as we will see you on the green.
Photo credit: Green Mountain National Golf Course
If your thing is two wheels andthe purr of an engine, Vermont's roadways offer a variety of riding experiences for
every motorcyclist. If getting a lil dirty is your thing, Vermont has you covered with 8,000 miles of dirt roads. Sport
riders can ebjoy the "twisty's" like Route 232 through Groton State Forest and the 53 turns in seven miles found on Route 17-The Appalachain Gap. Cruisers and touring riders can relax on roads like Vermont Route 30, rolling from Poultney to
Middleburry or on the miles of Vermont's Scenic Byways. Rentals are available:
Green Mountain Harley Davison and
Wilkins Harley Davison.
You Hungry? Well Killington has you covered!
Whether you're craving a meat and potaotes sit down or a lite fare, there are some fantastic restaurants in Killington, VT. Something for everyone! Be sure to check out some of the best eateries in the area for a great tasty experience.
Killington Wobbly Barn-Winter Only
Wobbly Barn is a beloved Killington steakhouse that delivers top-notch food and drinks. Menu highlights include staeks and chops, seafood, homemade soups and fresh breads. They even have a great childrens menu. When the sun goes down, the Barn's nightclub boasts
soem of the best live entertainment on the mountain.
2. Back Behind Saloon-Winter Only
In th mood for barbecue? head to the Back Behind Saloon. All of their meats are prepared in-house, smoked for up to 12 hours and are fall-off-the-bone tender. A myrid of handmade rubs and sauces make this the best place for BBQ in Killington
3. The Garlic-Year Round
This Italian roadhouse hs cozy booths and warm lighting that set the scene for a memorable dining experience. Guests can enjoy an extensive wine selection, innovative daily specials and of course lots of garlic!
Choices Restaurant-Open Evenings
The name says it all! Choices Restaurant offers endless dining options. This casual apres-ski stop serves everything from fresh pasts and seafood to rotisserie meats. Feel free to browse over 60 menu itmes or order one of the daily specials. Whatever yo uchoose,
we peomise your meal will be delicious.
5. iPie Pizzeria-Year Round
If your looking for something quick and easy, this is the palce to go. iPie Pizzeria offers hand-tossed pizzas made with local seasonal ingredients - all at a great value. Feel free to dine-in, take-out or have your pie deleivered right to your vacation rental.
6. The Lookout Tavern-Year Round
Whether it's lunch, dinner or happy hour, the Lookout Tavern is the ideal destination. This restaurant has an amwazing view and a menu that's just as impressive. Favorites include juicy burgers, chicken enchilads, baked stuffed mushrooms and more!
7. Sushi Yoshi-Year Round
Enjoy some of the best Chinese and Japanese cuisine at this gourmet hibachi steakhouse. Featuring Killington's only Vermont craft beer garden, an extensive Hibachi menu [reservations required] and amazing sushi rolls. This restaurant has something for everyone.
The Ledgewood Yurt-Year Round
Looking for a one of a kind dining experience? Head to the Ledgewood Yurt on Killington Mountain. Accessible only by sleigh, this unique eatery is located just off the
Northbrook Trail and resembles a structure used by nomadic Mongolian tribes over 2,000 years ago.
9.Casey's Caboose-Year Round
Casey's Caboose is one of Killington's best known eatery. From fresh seafood ranging from daily oysters on a half shell, fish'n'chips and specials to locally caught Vermont lobster, amazing steaks, hand crafted gourmet burgers to some of the best craft beer
selection around. They didn't forget about the kiddies either as they have a great menu for them.
10. JAX Food & Games-Year Round Dinner-Games-Nightlife
Since opening over 10 years ago, JAX, has become Killington's hometown bar, offering weekly live entertainment, incredible food, locally crafted draft beer and a game room for all ages that will keep you entertained for hours! Open 7 days a week from 3pm to