For those coming from New York, Boston, or beyond, Stratton is the first stop for experiencing the world-famous snow activities of Vermont’s Green Mountains. When the temperatures rise, the fun doesn’t stop there! Summer in Stratton is a great time for hiking, golf, tennis, and several other warm-weather activities. Make your next New England adventure one to remember by staying in one of our vacation rentals in Stratton.
Stratton is located in Southern Vermont within Green Mountain National Forest, about 8 miles south of Stratton Mountain Resort and 13 miles south of peaceful Winhall. If flying in, Albany International Airport is a beautiful 75-mile drive away, taking you into the foothills of the Green Mountains, up to the slopeside village of Stratton. Many New Yorkers and Bostonians choose Stratton for its convenient drive time and location.
The Green Mountains are home to some of the finest snow sports in the nation, if not the world, and Stratton is no exception. Stratton was the first American resort to welcome Jake Burton (the inventor of the snowboard), pouring the foundation for modern competitive snowboarding - the US Snowboarding Championship is held in Stratton every March.
Skiers are, of course, also welcome on the over 90 slopes and 11 lifts, which cover a wide spectrum of experience levels. The summit of Stratton Mountain is the highest point in Southern Vermont and offers an exciting three-mile trail from the top.Stratton keeps going all year with plenty of summertime fun. The best of New England golf can be found at Stratton Mountain Championship Golf, a frequent host of LPGA tournaments. Silvio O. Conte National Fish and Wildlife Refuge and Green Mountain National Forest are also nearby, offering extensive hiking opportunities and great points for bird watching and wildlife viewing.
Stratton keeps going all year with plenty of summertime fun. The best of New England golf can be found at Stratton Mountain Championship Golf, a frequent host of LPGA tournaments. Silvio O. Conte National Fish and Wildlife Refuge and Green Mountain National Forest are also nearby, offering extensive hiking opportunities and great points for bird watching and wildlife viewing.
Stratton is also home to several youth camps, yoga retreats, fitness centers, and tennis courts. The Mountain Adventure Park just outside Stratton is home to some serious family fun, providing zip lines, rock climbing walls, water slides, mini golf, and much more.
In addition to an extensive selection of top-notch outdoor gear and clothing, Stratton Village is also home to toys and games for the kids and jewelry stores and boutiques for you.
You’ll have no shortage of choices for dining options. Vermont places a high value on fresh and local flavors, and top chefs love working in Stratton, a mecca of new audiences and tastes far away from the headache of metropolitan business owning.
After a day on the slopes, soothe your tired muscles at the Day Spa at Stratton Village. A wide array of spa packages are available, from quick manicures to all-day relaxation. After an exhausting day of retail therapy and pampering, you’ll look forward to kicking your shoes off back at your cozy vacation home.
Whatever brings you to Stratton, our wonderful homes are there to provide you with the amenities and comforts you deserve on your vacation. Appreciate Stratton the local way: in a private and locally-owned vacation home. Check out our selection of vacation rentals today.