Jericho is located in Chittenden County east of Burlington near the Browns River.
The village is noted as the lifetime home of farmer and shutterbug Wilson "Snowflake" Bentley (1865-1931), who was the first person to capture snow crystals on film. Travelers and locals appreciate vistas to the east of nearby Underhill and Mount Mansfield, Vermont's tallest peak.
Jericho and Underhill share numerous ties and frequently collaborate on village projects.
Jericho-Underhill comprises four areas. Jericho's picturesque Old Red Mill stands in Jericho Corners adjacent to Browns River on Route 15. Jericho Center on Browns Trace Road is home to Jericho Center Market, the state's oldest functioning general store. About half of Underhill Flats on Route 15 is in Jericho. This area is home to the new multi-use Mills Riverside Park and two general stores. Underhill Center has two general stores, a Catholic church, post office and access to Underhill State Park, a gateway to hiking and snowshoeing trails.
Bed and Breakfasts and Country Inns Mrs. B's Bed and Breakfast |
See more Vermont Cities and Towns.
05/18 Coming to The area
Taste of the Valley Plymouth NH March21 Experience all of your favorite local flavors. Several restaurants from the region will be there hoping to win your vote in the "Best in Show" competition.
Green Mountain Film Festival Montpelier VT March22-31 Culture reigns at the Green Mountain Film Festival, featuring powerful programming on a wide range of subjects, interesting and often unexpected guests, and a convivial atmosphere.
Vermont Maple Festival St Albans VT April26-28 Pancake breakfast and maple buffet, the annual “Sap Run” race, exhibits and sugarhouse tours, antiques, crafts, cooking demonstrations, youth talent, fiddlers’ shows, and a Grand Parade featuring teen “Maple Ambassadors.”
New Hampshire Sheep and Wool Festival Deerfield NH May11-12 Each year the New Hampshire Sheep and Wool Festival lines up a wide variety of presenters to help educate the public on everything sheep or wool related. Your family can take advantage of the many activities taking place throughout the weekend.
Hebron Fair Hebron NH July27 Over 100 craftsmen, pony rides, children's games, rummage, lunch with homemade baked bread, silent auction, on the picturesque Hebron Common.
Franklin County Fair Malone NY August3-11 This annual county fair, taking place in late summer, schedules events such as: Rooster Crowing Contest, Truck & Tractor Pull, Horse Show, Clothing Revue Grandstand, 4-H Goat Showmanship/4-H Goat Costume Driving Class.