Outside Dining at the Fairway Tavern

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Outside Dining at the Fairway Tavern

We love summer in Brattleboro and are always hungry for an opportunity to sit outside and dine.  So we were excited to find the sweet deck at the Fairway Tavern just minutes from our inn.   Although some may only associate the words fairway and tavern with golf and debauchery, this back country oasis presents […]

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Brattleboro Country Club

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Brattleboro Country Club

Whether you live in southern Vermont or are visiting at our Vermont Bed and Breakfast, Brattleboro Country Club is a great way to spend the day in Brattleboro. Many folks don’t think of golfing in Brattleboro when searching for things to do in Southern Vermont. But the Brattleboro Country Club offers great ways to spend […]

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Sam’s Outdoor Store in Downtown Brattleboro

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Sam’s Outdoor Store in Downtown Brattleboro

There’s lots of shopping in Brattleboro for the ladies and while we’re perusing the racks of Altiplano and the shelves of , the guys can enjoy the isles and isles of gear at Sam’s Outdoor Store in southern Vermont just a few blocks from our inn. Sam’s has three locations with the original here in […]

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Summer Train Travel to Brattleboro

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Summer Train Travel to Brattleboro

We like to consider ourselves environmentally conscious innkeepers, so we made a list of summertime things to do if you take the train to Brattleboro and don’t have wheels (or at least a car).  The Vermonter rail line is one of New England’s fastest growing and easiest ways  to travel with a stop right here in […]

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Rainy Day Activities

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Rainy Day Activities

April in Vermont can bring some rainy days.  But don’t worry, rainy days can be fun, even if you’re on vacation.   In order to give our Brattleboro Inn guests some rainy day ideas, we have put together a list of rainy day activities in Brattleboro so you can enjoy our town just as much […]

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Cafe a la Carte

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Cafe a la Carte

“Upscale street cart.” It sounds like an oxymoron, right? Aren’t street carts supposed to serve hot dogs and soft pretzels? That’s why I was so intrigued when a friend of mine who works in downtown Brattleboro told me I have to check out Cafe a la Cart, a brand new “upscale street cart” on Elliot […]

Category : Fall Activities / Restaurants and Dining / Spring Activities / Summer Activities

Brattleboro Golf

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Brattleboro Golf

It’s that time of year again.  The folks over at the Brattleboro Country Club recently invited us over to check out the course and clubhouse.  We have played over there before and really enjoyed the course.  There are some spectacular views and the greens are challenging and well maintained. Now the good people of the […]

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Hiking Mount Monadnock

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Hiking Mount Monadnock

Mount Monadnock, in New Hampshire, offers some great half day hikes to an amazing bare rock summit with 100 mile views to points in all six New England States.  Mount Monadnock, located in the Monadnock State Park, is said to be the second most frequently climbed mountain in the world, after Japan’s Mt. Fuji. While […]

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The Retreat Trails

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The Retreat Trails

Last year the Brattleboro Retreat completed updates on a series of trails that climb throughout their expansive property.  The trails date back to the 1800’s when many of them were created for the use of the patients and staff of the “Vermont Asylum”, which continues to operate today as the Brattleboro Retreat.  As a matter […]

Category : Fall Activities / Spring Activities / Summer Activities

Sugaring Time in VT

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Sugaring Time in VT

Its sugaring time again in Vermont. For those who don’t know, that the time of year when the maple sap runs from the trees into buckets all over the state, waiting to be collected and “cooked” into delicious maple syrup. The smell (as I am sure you can imagine) is amazing. Several sugar houses offer […]

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