Smugglers’ Notch Resort is the perfect mountain vacation resort because it is year-round. It is located over the hill from Stowe and just 30 miles to the east of the Burlington International Airport. Being so close to the airport, makes it a great option for people who are flying in from other states to go skiing.

If you consider yourself to be timid and nervous, you are going to want to stay far away from The Black Hole. It is actually the only triple black diamond on the east side of the United States. The resort itself stretches across more than 1,000-acres of skiable terrain. About 300-acres are patrolled and marked by staff of the resort. This particular resort is constantly being praised and given high ratings as one of the top destinations for a family looking to get away.

A Kid-Friendly Resort

If you are looking for a kid-friendly resort for the entire family to enjoy, it does not get much better than the Smugglers’ Notch Resort. You can gather your family to enjoy a few cups of hot chocolate while sitting around the bonfire and talking about how you felt as you glided down the mountain side. There is even a torchlight parade and gorgeous fireworks you can enjoy with your family. These are just two of the things that make the Smugglers’ Notch Resort one of the more memorable resorts that families seem to really enjoy.

During the 2014/2015 winter season the Smugglers’ Notch Resort was voted as the number one Kid-Friendly Resort in the East by the readers of the SKI Magazine. From the quality of child care to the children’s ski and snowboarding school, to the on-mountain amenities, the Smugglers’ Notch Resort does it right when it comes to children and skiing. ArborTrek Zip Line Canopy Tour to snowshoe nature treks are also available for people who just want to spend time enjoying the scenery the ski resort has to offer.

Awesome Condominiums If You Want To Stay

The condominium options are a great choice if you are thinking about staying at the Smugglers’ Notch Resort during your vacation. The condos are within walking distance of anywhere you could want to go and the resort does have an on-demand resort shuttle as well. If you do decide to stay in one of the condos, you can rest easy knowing they are cozy and filled with a fully functioning kitchen. They have cable television, internet, linens, cookware, dishware, and a laundry facility. The goal is for you to be comfortable and enjoy your stay while at this resort.