You'll be surprised at how much there is to do in Stowe. Within a short walk from the resort is everything you will need, or want. In addition to Stoweflake restaurants, there are a wide variety of restaurants to satisfy every appetite, including pizza, burritos, seafood and Angus steaks. Pubs are bustling with locals sipping fabulous wine, Vermont beer and tangy margaritas. Specialty shops cater to all, from fashion lovers, sports buffs, to foodies! Or, for more to explore, they can take a 1.7-mile walk to Stowe's Historic Village. You will find art, jewelry, nationally recognized crafts, handcrafted furniture, award-winning specialty foods, clothing, and sports equipment. Take back a piece of Vermont quality. You are sure to find something special.
During your stay, visit Vermont's #1 tourist attraction: Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream plant, a Mecca for lovers of premium ice cream. Take a tour of the facility and watch those delicious flavors being made. Samples and gifts are available.
Visit the Cold Hollow Cider Mill, one of the top producers of Fresh Apple Cider in all of New England. You can watch cider being made from local apple orchards and sample or purchase the unique mustards and jams that made them famous.
Be sure to stop by the Cabot Annex in nearby Waterbury during your stay. The Annex features a vast array of samples of Cabot's famous cheddar cheese, made right here in Vermont. There are also many other products available for sample or purchase.