Activities

Things to Do Around Our Area:

Historic Sites and Museums

Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park and Billings Farm and Museum – Woodstock, Vt.
Mansion Tour, gardens, working farm tour. 20 minutes from the Inn. www.billingsfarm.org

Saint Gaudens National Historic Site – Cornish, N.H.
Mansion Tour, gardens, sculpture studios, trails, concerts. 10 minutes from the Inn. www.nps.gov/saga

The Old Constitution House – Windsor, Vt.
Revolutionary Era Tavern where Vermont became a state. 5 minutes from the Inn. www.vermonthistory.org

Industrial Revolution/American Precision Museum – Windsor, Vt.
Largest selection of machine tools in the nation. 5 minutes from the Inn. www.AmericanPrecision.org

The Longest Covered Bridge in America – Cornish, N.H./Windsor, Vt.
The longest and most impressive covered bridge in the U.S. Great Photo Opp. 5 minutes from the Inn

Calvin Coolidge State Historic Site Plymouth Cheese Factory – Plymouth, Vt.
The preserved home and town of our 30th President. 50 minutes from the Inn. www.coolidgefoundation.org

Plymouth Cheese Factory – Plymouth, Vt. at the Calvin Coolidge homestead
The second oldest cheese factory in the U.S. www.plymouthartisancheese.com

Natural Wonders

Paradise Park and Lake RunnemedeA 200-acre park across the street from the Inn, once part of the estate.
Five miles of trails, streams, and waterfalls featuring a Lake Gazebo with an entrance directly across from the Inn.

Mount Ascutney, Vermont State Park – A Monadnock Mountain with five trails for hiking and mountain biking
considered a modest challenge for experienced hikers. 10 minutes from the Inn. www.vtstateparks.com

Quechee Gorge, Vermont State ParkThe deepest pre-historic gorge in New England. Great views and short
hike to the base. 25 minutes from the Inn. www.vtstateparks.com

Shopping and Sites to See

Artisan Park – Windsor, Vt.
Simon Pearce Glassworks, sculpture park, Silo Distillery and Harpoon Brewery. 5 minutes from the Inn.
www.windsorvt.org

Dartmouth College and Downtown – Hanover N.H.
Stroll Main Street shops, great pubs and eateries. 20 minutes from the Inn. www.hanoverchamber.org

Downtown Woodstock, Vt.
Shops, country store, pubs, art galleries & eateries. 20 minutes from the Inn. www.woodstockvt.com

Quechee Gorge Village – Quechee, Vt.
Shops, antique mall, general store, old time diner, pub winery and more. 25 minutes from the Inn.
www.quecheegorge.com

Simon Pierce Glass Foundry and Mill Restaurant – Quechee, Vt.
Flagship store with glassblowing demonstrations, a renowned restaurant and bar. www.simonpearce.com

Places to Eat and Drink

(Would you like us to make reservations? Just ask one of our staff)

Windsor Station – Windsor, Vt. Dinner – 5 minutes from the Inn (reservations suggested)
Crow Bar – Windsor, Vt. Lunch, Dinner – 5 minutes from the Inn
Skunk Hollow Tavern – Hartland, Vt. Dinner – 10 minutes from the Inn
Windsor Diner – Windsor, Vt. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner – 5 minutes from the Inn
Hartland Diner – Hartland, Vt. Breakfast, Lunch – 7 minutes from the Inn
Harpoon Brewery – Windsor, Vt. Lunch, Dinner – 5 minutes from the Inn
Silo Distillery – Windsor, Vt.  Bar/Sampling/Tour – 5 minutes from the Inn