Stowe is located in Lamoille County, 10 miles north of Waterbury on the scenic portion of Highway 100 that runs from Wilmington to Troy.
Lying in the shadow of Mount Mansfield, the state's highest peak, Stowe is known as the "Ski Capital of the East," featuring the nation's largest interconnected cross-country ski trail system.
Stowe is also known as the home of the famous von Trapp family - immortalized in the movie "The Sound of Music" - who fled Austria in 1938 to escape Hitler's reign. The area around Stowe reminded the family of their homeland. Today, the Trapp Family Lodge welcomes visitors from all over the world. Johannes von Trapp, the youngest of the Trapp children, is president of the lodge.
Art Green Mountain Fine Art Gallery |
Bed and Breakfasts and Country Inns Stowe Inn at Little River | Wood Chip Inn |
Motels, Hotels and Resorts Andersen Lodge - An Austrian Inn | La Toscana Italian Country Inn | Mountain Wood Inn | Stowe Mountaineer Inn | Windingbrook Lodge |
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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.
Seacoast Home and Garden Show Durham NH March23-24 The 19th annual show features more than 225 exhibitors showcasing the latest products and services for your home.
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.”
Lethal Beauty: Samurai Weapons and Armor Manchester NH March17-May5 A display at the Currier Museum of Art shows the striking duality of deadly weaponry and artistic beauty from the Samurai culture of centuries past.
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.