Best Places to Snowmobile in Vermont

Hey thrill-seekers! ❄️ If you’re as passionate about snowmobile adventures as I am, then Vermont should be on your radar! Renowned for its spectacular snowmobile trails, Vermont is a winter wonderland in New England that promises exhilarating rides for enthusiasts like us.

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Hi, I’m Jonathan, your fellow extreme sports aficionado and a sucker for chilly vibes! I’ve been cruising on snowmobiles across North America, gathering a wealth of experiences. Though I haven’t personally torn up the trails in Vermont, my close buddies who are Vermont locals have given me the lowdown.

Let’s dive into the ultimate spots for snowmobiling in Vermont! Get your gear ready, and let’s rumble! ️

Table of Contents:
1. The Northeast Kingdom
2. Killington
3. Waterbury/Montpelier
4. Mount Snow
5. Bennington/Windham Counties

1. The Northeast Kingdom
Despite its petite size, Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom is a dream-come-true for snowmobilers! Dominating the northeastern part of Vermont, it’s got miles of trails, and you can either stay local or jump into the sprawling VAST trail web covering the entire state. The snow game here is strong, ensuring optimum rides throughout winter. New to the area? Don’t fret! The Northeast Kingdom offers top-notch guided tours, with passionate guides eager to share the beauty of their homeland. A shoutout to the Northeast Kingdom Snow Blasters, the local snowmobiling squad who’re always ready with the latest trail and weather updates.

2. Killington
Ah, Killington! A winter sports haven, famed for its top-tier ski resorts. But that’s not all – it’s a snowmobile paradise with a plethora of terrains and trails. Want to traverse Vermont’s mesmerizing backcountry? Killington is the place! And if you’re a newbie or unsure about the routes, Snowmobile Vermont, one of the state’s veteran guiding services, has got your back.

3. Waterbury/Montpelier
Strategically placed in Vermont’s heart, the Waterbury/Montpelier duo is a snowmobile hotspot. Its proximity to Vermont’s largest city makes it super accessible, with dazzling trails a stone’s throw from town. Bonus: it’s near the airport! Connect to the VAST trail system and roam as much or as little as you desire. Plus, this region is home to some of New England’s tallest mountains, ensuring epic rides!

4. Mount Snow
Fancy skiing and snowmobiling on the same day? Mount Snow is your destination! Although it’s popular and can get a bit crowded, its reputation is well-deserved. When snow is scarce, you can still indulge in a scenic summit tour, making it a fantastic fallback during warmer spells.

5. Bennington/Windham Counties
For a southern Vermont snowmobile experience, Bennington and Windham Counties are where you should be headed. Conveniently located for travelers entering Vermont from other states, you’ll discover an array of trails surrounding Bennington town, accompanied by top-notch amenities. While it might not boast as much snow as its northern counterparts, the landscapes here are simply sublime.

Hot Tip: Vermont offers close to 5,000 miles of snowmobile trails, thanks to the VAST network. However, Vermont has some stringent snowmobile-specific regulations, so ensure your paperwork is in order!

Quick Glance:

Spot Description
The Northeast Kingdom Abundant trails, consistent snow, top-tier guided tours.
Killington Famed winter sports spot, backcountry access, guided tours available.
Waterbury/Montpelier Central location, VAST network access, proximity to major mountains.
Mount Snow Skiing + snowmobiling, popular destination, various guide services.
Bennington/Windham Counties South Vermont gem, multiple trails, excellent amenities.

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