Smugglers’ Notch: Vermont’s high-octane, family-friendly activity campus

Smugglers' Notch, high-octane and family-friendly Vermont escape

Smugglers’ Notch (Smuggs) is a legendary ski resort in Northern Vermont. This self-contained walkable mountain village is continuously rated one of the top ski areas in the US—and when you consider that it’s famously kid-friendly, you have a winning combo. Children have room to roam the slopes, numerous activity areas from an indoor playground to ice […]

Win a two-night package to Lake Morey Resort’s Ice Sports University Weekend (January 24-26) in Fairlee, Vermont!

ISU Weekend

With the 2014 Winter Games coming up fast, Vermont’s Lake Morey Resort is stepping in with the chance to get in the Olympic spirit ahead of time! In the latest (last-minute!) JohnnyJet.com contest, one lucky reader and family will win a two-night package at the resort for its first annual Ice Sports University (ISU) Weekend two […]

Liftopia offering its biggest ever pre-season sale on ski and snowboard lift tickets across the country

Liftopia

Liftopia, the single largest retailer of lift tickets and mountain activities online (and on mobile), is getting things revved up for ski season with their Red Hot End of Summer Sale—their biggest ever. A staggering 67,000+ deals are available at 70 ski resorts, and tickets are as much as 81% off (which works out to […]

Northern Vermont’s Phineas Swann

Phineas Swann

By Highroad Cam The words “charming” and “quaint”, used to the degree of overkill in travel writing, actually apply to my next statement. The Phineas Swann, a dog-friendly Bed and Breakfast Inn in Montgomery Center, VT, is both charming and quaint-quintessentially so.  It is a beautifully restored Victorian farmhouse, with gardens, set halfway down Main Street, just […]

Lareau Farm Inn, Mad River Valley, Vermont

Mad River Valley

By Highroad Cam and Georgie Jet: After leaving one of the premiere resorts in all of Vermont, the Stowe Mountain Lodge, (Read more aboout our time in Stowe here.) Georgie Jet, Baci, (our Chocolate Labrador) and I headed south alongside the Green Mountain range about 45 minutes to our next destination – a classic and humble country inn on […]

Dog Friendly Stowe Mountain Lodge

At SM Lodge

By Johnnyjet.com correspondents Georgie Jet and Highroad Cam and Baci too! At 4,395 feet, Stowe’s Mount Mansfield wins the honor as the highest point in Vermont.  It seems only natural and fitting that, as of four years ago, the Stowe Mountain Resort has elevated its stature to a level worthy of this great New England […]