Off the Beaten Path with Back Road BBQ

Off the Beaten Path with Back Road BBQ

June 15, 2018events, farms, food

Inside a 24-by-8 trailer parked in Hardwick is the sweet smell of pulled pork, dry rubbed ribs, and smoked mac and cheese. Outside is a line of hungry customers eager to place their orders on a sunny spring afternoon before the start of a Vermont Vaudeville show. This is just a typical day for Back Road … Read More

Where to Go for Vermont Maple Open House Weekend

Where to Go for Vermont Maple Open House Weekend

March 23, 2018activities, events, maple, maple syrup. maple sugaring, Spring

Updated March 13, 2019/Main Photo of Nebraska Knoll Sugar Farm The annual Vermont Maple Open House Weekend on March 23-24, 2019 will give visitors a chance to visit sugarhouses around the state for tours, tastings, sugar-on-snow, and more. Vermont’s maple syrup is in demand more than ever. As the nation’s leading maple-producing state, Vermont maple syrup production has tripled … Read More

6 Beautiful Vermont Towns to Visit This Winter

6 Beautiful Vermont Towns to Visit This Winter

December 4, 2017activities, winter 6 Comments

“The snow is sparkling like a million little suns.” – Lama Willa White-capped mountains, icy ponds, and snow-covered meadows make winter in Vermont so beautiful. So does the warmth and coziness of many Vermont towns, where you’ll find ski areas, inns, sledding hills, general stores, and restaurants. Here are six of my favorite towns to visit … Read More