Visit Vermont via Amtrak

The recently announced Vermont Forward Plan is a roadmap to reopening Vermont safely. Amtrak's Ethan Allen Express and Amtrak Vermont Shires Connector bus service will resume effective July 19, 2021. To learn more about visiting Vermont via Amtrak, click here. Tickets will be available starting April 19th, 2021. For details of getting a 20% discount off Ethan Allen Express tickets, [...] Continue reading  

Ask a Local – Vermont

My job is about living and building sustainably and taking care of the places we live in and love. Living here allows me to do what’s important to me personally and professionally: live more sustainably by driving less, patronizing local businesses and being connected to community members. I walk to work, enjoy local restaurants and run into people I know …

Continue reading  

All Aboard for Killington!

With 200 trails spanning seven mountains, Vermont’s Killington Grand Resort Hotel is a world-famous ski destination. But there’s plenty to do there in the summer months too—and Amtrak can get you there year-round. The Adventure Center at Killington, which opened in 2016, offers a wide—and sometimes wild—array of activities: an 18-hole golf course; scenic lift and zipline rides; the Beastcoaster, a 4,800-ft.-long roller coaster that streaks through woodlands, making 360-degree turns; gemstone mining and panning …

Continue reading