(Stowe, VT) May 22, 2015 – The Mt. Mansfield Auto Toll Road opens this Saturday, May 23. The 150 year old, 4.5-mile unpaved road begins next to the Inn at the Mountain and climbs to an elevation of 3,850 feet. The road ends at a parking lot next to the Mt. Mansfield Summit Station. Bikes and motorcycles are not allowed.
The road’s upper terminus presents spectacular hiking options. To the north, the Cliff Trail, Long Trail, and Canyon Trail – all about 1.5 miles long and climbing about 550 feet – offer three routes to Mansfield’s “Chin.” Southerly trail options include the Lakeview Trail, Forehead Bypass, and Long Trail to the Forehead. All hikers should stop into the Green Mountain Club prior to hiking for an orientation. Hiking maps are distributed upon arrival.
For more Toll Road information visit http://www.stowe.com/activities/summer/auto-toll-road/
Summer Adventure Camp
Stowe Mountain Resort’s popular Summer Adventure Camp for children ages 3-12 is only a few weeks away, but there is still time to register! The philosophy of our children’s programming is to build self-esteem, nurture a love for the outdoors and give children the experience of a lifetime, with activities like hiking, swimming, rock climbing, tennis, golf, scavenger hunts, arts & crafts, soccer, low ropes course and so much more!Camp is in session Monday through Saturday each week from June 15 – August 29, 2015. Our Pass Options include a day full of fun and adventure, a Camp T-shirt, lunch, drinks and snacks daily.
Various pass options are available to fit your needs, but don’t miss your opportunity to get 2 Free Bonus Days if you purchase the 5 visit pass by June 1st.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (802) 253-3685.
Stowe is an internationally renowned year-round destination. Stowe Mountain Resort with majestic Mt. Mansfield and Spruce Peak are filled with activities for every season; golf, tennis, hiking, fishing, skiing, snowboarding, world-class dining, shopping, spas and much more. Stowe’s historic village combined with Vermont’s most spectacular landscape creates the quintessential New England getaway. From the new mountainside Stowe Mountain Lodge & Spa to the mountaintop Gondola Rides lunches at the Cliff House restaurant, there’s literally something for all to enjoy during summer in Stowe.
Also opening this summer at Stowe Mountain Resort is the NEW ZipTour and Treetop Adventure on Mt. Mansfield.
Find details at stowe.com.