1 . Mountain Green Ski & Golf Resort

Killington, Vermont

CALL DIRECT: +1 (802) 422 - 3000

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Guest service and amenities snow down upon guests of Mountain Green Ski and Golf Resort, where guests barely have to walk in their ski boots to get to that powdery white haven called Killington Mountain in Vermont. With 87 miles of trails sprawled across seven mountain peaks, Killington Resort is one of the largest ski areas in the US. And you could walk there before your morning coffee. It’s not just about the slopes at Mountain Green. When your toes are icy enough to fall off and your eyes are liable to shatter, recuperate in the Killington Vermont Health Spa. Guests of Mountain Green receive complimentary membership to a host of amenities and services like the 54-foot heated pool, two Jacuzzis, and a nine-peice Kieser pneumatic weight system. The younger skiers might want to take to the video arcade and continue friendly competition off the slopes. Come on your own, or bring the family, and leave your mark on Killington Mountain.

Address

133 East Mountain Road, Killington, VT 05751

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It doesn't matter if you don't fancy the cold. Green Mountain is settled in Vermont's golf country. Guests have a wide array of summery club-swinging courses to tickle their fancy.

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Bent up an edge carving up the super pipe? No worries, take your equipment to one of the top ski and board shops in the state, Black Dog Sports. They repair and sell quality equipment and merchandise right onsite, so you can stay in the action longer.

2 . Chalet Killington

Killington, Vermont

CALL DIRECT: +1 (800) 451 - 4105

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The more the merrier at Chalet Killington. Family and group vacations flourish here. Have a group of at least 20 eager skiers fighting tooth and nail to get to the top of the mountain? Chalet Killington offers group rates for your party! Bikers are also welcome. Whether you have 10 or 80 biker buddies, they can all soak in the freedom of the mountain cruise and be easily accommodated at the inn. We know you would sleep on the mountain if you could, but, trust us, falling asleep in the inn after an adrenaline-riddled day of skiing is like earning a little slice of Heaven. The rooms offer simplicity and functionality, because you’ll want to spend all your time in Vermont’s great outdoors. Opt for one to three beds, varying in size, and choose whether you want the comfort of a refrigerator. All rooms boast cable TV, complimentary Wi-Fi, and daily housekeeping.

Address

2685 Killington Road, Killington, Vermont 05751

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Chalet Killington specializes in hospitality for groups, and wedding parties are no different. Get hitched on Killington Peak against an amazing backdrop of foggy mountains.

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Enjoy Mexican American fare at the Burrito Co. in Chalet Killington's fireside lounge. Tap brews always hit the spot, and a better margarita is hard to find elsewhere!

3 . Birch Ridge Inn

Killington, Vermont

CALL DIRECT: +1 (800) 435 - 8566

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Sophistication and refinement exude from the Birch Ridge Inn at Killington. The inn is spectacularly enhanced by an acclaimed restaurant, beautiful flower gardens, and relaxing lounge. In the winter, snow blankets the ground like a royal white cloak. Just one mile from the Killington Ski and Golf Resort, winter (and summer) fun is never a long way off! While the outdoors is always beautiful regardless of season, 10 individually decorated guest rooms give character to the inn’s accommodations. Stay in a room doused in French provincial splendor, bring your best suit and British accent to the English Gentleman’s Retreat room, or sleep in a room bathed in the enjoyable class of crystal and lace. Bask in the luxury of your room and the excitement of the slopes at Birch Ridge Inn.

Address

37 Butler Road, Killington, Vermont 05751

Average terrain

The Green Mountains kiss the clouds and their foothills roll across the landscape. Killington Peak is ripe for the skiing, so don't miss out!

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Enjoy dinner onsite where a progressive menu varies each night, taking into account the seasons, available ingredients, and guest preferences. Put a little variety in your tummy and round out your Vermont experience!

4 . Cascades Lodge

Killington, Vermont

CALL DIRECT: +1 (800) 345 - 0113

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End your search for the perfect winter vacation with Cascades Lodge. Opening early November for the ski season, Cascades gives guests the option to tune up their equipment before the action begins. Cold Mountain Getaways, Holiday Packages, and Ski and Stay Packages are offered to guests to plan their next winter bonanza, but walk-ins are also welcome for those who ski on a whim. Staying at Cascades Lodge is visually exciting. Your room will feature a teasing vista of Killington Slopes or a beautiful view of the Green Mountains rolling into the distance. A Jr. Suite is designed for families, with a king bed, pull out bed, and a spacious living area. The Queen Suite adds to the luxury with a refrigerator and a trundle bed, while the King Suite goes all out with a separate bedroom and a second TV. Fulfill your winter fantasies at Cascades Lodge!

Address

58 Old Mill Road, Killington, Vermont 05751

Fun facts

Killington, Vermont is actually named after the ski resort, not the other way around. Before the name change, the town was called Sherburne.

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Rest your sore quads in the Whirlpool hot tub, and destress in the Finnish sauna. There is also an indoor pool to round out a relaxing evening after shredding powder all day long.

5 . The Inn of the Six Mountains at Killington

Killington, Vermont

CALL DIRECT: +1 (802) 422 - 4302

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Experience elegance at a high elevation at the Inn of the Six Mountains, where luxury and amenities never run dry. A magnificent hand-crafted, fieldstone fireplace, the largest of its kind in New England, will drop your jaw upon entering the inn. Your accommodations will be just as lavish. Several styles are offered, such as deck king, deluxe, or balcony rooms where the expansive green mountains predominate your field of view and brisk air fills your lungs. Killington Ski Resort boasts over 80 miles of snow laden trails, and the inn puts guests within one mile of the lift line. Welcoming hospitality doesn’t end at the edge of the inn’s property. Killington Ski Resort knows how to treat their guests. The ski resort’s ‘snow guarantee’ means that if guests aren’t satisfied with current conditions, they may trade in their ticket for one on a different day! Stay a while, have a blast, and shred the slopes!

Address

2617 Killington Road, Killington, VT 05751

Population

The population of Killington, Vermont, is 1,095 as of a 2000 census. You won't have to share the snow very often with so many trails to choose between!

Number of runs/trails/roads/etc.

The local Killington Ski Resort sports 80 miles of ski-able trails.

6 . Killington Resort

Killington, Vermont

CALL DIRECT: +1 (802) 422 - 6924

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Ride or ski some of the most varied and expansive terrain in the Eastern United States. Ski Killington Resort, or ‘the beast,’ as it is fondly called, abounds with alpine adventures. Get thrown into the rough and tumble of runs as difficult as they make them, cruise for miles down meandering groomers, or blaze your own trail through the back country. Moguls, glades, and gargantuan terrain parks stand for all who dare challenge them. The only experience that comes close to skiing Killington Resort is staying there. After a long day of carving the various slants and slopes of Killington Mountain, nothing could be better than recharging at Killington Grand Hotel & Spa. Just steps from the slopes, it levies luxurious amenities upon its guests with fierce generosity. Didn’t hit that kicker jump quite right? Soothe the bruise with a relaxing spa treatment. Facial and body rubs pacify and energize while the atmosphere captures the beauty of the region. Spent all day with the kids on green runs? Go for a jaunt in the onsite health club to get your exercise fix. The kids will be content in the complimentary game room. If your skis aren’t already packed, they should be, because this is the winter vacation of your dreams.

Address

4763 Killington Rd, Killington, VT 05751

Number of runs/trails/roads/etc.

The resort boasts a hefty 191 trails, with the most difficult reigning at 39 percent.

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Experience a novel, if not ironic, collaboration between festive cheer and raw mechanic power as you embark on a Snowcat-drawn sleigh ride. The 20-30 minute ride takes you through the resort's beautiful trails at dusk and the sleigh is pulled by mighty snow re-locators.

7 . Mendon Mountainview Lodge

Killington, Vermont

CALL DIRECT: +1 (802) 773 - 4311

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Just a short distance from Pico Mountain and Killington Resort, the Mendon Mountainview Lodge stands as welcoming as ever. Don’t be fooled by the quaint exterior; the interior accommodations are expansive and lavish. Warm blasts of color add a sense of coziness to gargantuan living spaces, and break up the beautiful, but predominantly white, outdoors. Whether a family or a romantic pair of sweethearts looking to snuggle by the fireplace, the lodge is conveniently located for fun on the slopes of the surrounding mountain peaks. Killington Resort offers access to seven mountain peaks and over 70 miles of trails! There is something for everybody on the slopes and the group is sure to be all smiles beneath their goggles. Whether you ski, board, or embark on a mountain hike, one of 90 comfortable hotel rooms is waiting just five minutes from the mountain. Soak in the warm light and dream of the hot complimentary breakfast that will be served in the morning. You’ll love the best skiing Vermont has to offer.

Address

5654 US Route 4, Mendon, Vermont 05701

Highlights

Mendon Mountainview Lodge offers 10 percent off to motorcyclists and bikers, so hop on your freedom machine and hit the open road. Destiny will surely guide you to the lodge.

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The natural beauty of Vermont doesn't end with the fantastic views from your hotel, or even the astounding views from the ski slopes. Mendon Mountainview Lodge offers tours for guests who want to take in the serenity of Vermont.

8 . The Highline Lodge

Killington, Vermont

CALL DIRECT: +1 (877) 489 - 0909

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Stay at the lodge that spares no expense, except yours. Highline Lodge is the home of uncompromising amenities and lavish luxuries, without digging deep into guests’ wallets. The boutique lodge takes great pride in their accommodations, offering an exquisite getaway filled with pampering pleasures. In the heart of Killington’s booming nightlife scene, gourmet food, and extravagant beverages are far from hard to find. Dig in, let loose, and have a blast before you settle down for the night in an enchanting guest room. Highline’s standard rooms are nothing to scoff at. Spread out your party across one queen, two queens, or a queen and two single beds. Entertain with high-speed wireless internet, find beauty in a gorgeous vista, and become royalty, surrounded by marble countertops in a newly renovated bathroom. The deluxe suites are beyond perfection. Peace and serenity shine through the windows with the sun and guests never feel cramped in the spacious living area. Baby soft sheets line the beds and custom-built marble showers are inviting and rejuvenating. Find adventure and relaxation at the Highline Lodge.

Address

96 West Park Rd, Killington, VT 05751

Related activities

Have no adrenaline left to course through your veins? Lower the slant and try cross country skiing at Mountain Top Cross Country Resort for a welcomed change of pace and scenery.

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Relish flavor of the heavens at the onsite restaurant at Highline Resort. Live music and entertainment is offered during ski season to compliment the succulent flavor of culinary perfection.

9 . Cortina Inn & Resort

Killington, Vermont

CALL DIRECT: +1 (800) 451 - 6108

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Standing on 32 acres of beautifully manicured fields, forests, and lavish gardens is the Cortina Inn & Resort. This extraordinarily natural environment perspires awe-inspiring beauty during all four seasons. The 57 beautifully appointed rooms are as exquisite as the environment they reside in, and the décor varies from a simple contemporary to a charming country style. If Vermont’s glorious winter wonderland is your scene of choice, each room has an energetic fireplace to toast your toes and warm your mitts. Skiing is at Vermont’s best at Killington Resort, just minutes away from the Cortana Inn, but that’s not all there is to do in Vermont’s winter playground. Snowmobile rentals are nearby, and so are miles of trails to explore! Rev your engines and get out there! Or, take a slower approach to breathing in the wild and set out atop cross country skis. Take a mountain hike through snow-crowned cliffs. Be sure to visit the quaint shops of Rutland, Killington and Woodstock, all just minutes away from the inn! It doesn’t get any better than this; come and find out why first-hand.

Address

5709 Route 4, Killington, Vermont 05751

Population

In 2010, the population of Killington, Vermont, was only 811. You'll have plenty of space on the slopes!

Getting there

The Cortina Inn is 7 miles East of Rutland, Vermont, on US Route 4 on the left side of the road. It is 3 miles west of the junction of Routes 100 and 4 on the right side of the road. See you there!

10 . Summit Lodge & Resort

Killington, Vermont

CALL DIRECT: +1 (802) 422 - 3535

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The love and care put into raising the Summit Lodge & Resort, situated on a knoll in Killington, Vermont, is evident at first glance. From the hand-hewn beams to the barnboard to the fieldstone fireplaces, natural beauty and the reward of hard work shine through the resort from the first to the 45th room. A private bath, luxurious bedding, and cable TV are topped off with expansive vistas of Killington Mountain’s seven peaks. Every accommodation from the economy room to the suite exudes a sense of hospitality and makes guests feel right at home. Perhaps what makes Summit Lodge so special are its Saints. No, not the religious type: Saint Bernards have graced the property with floppy ears and playful barks for 40 years. Throughout the years, a male and female have been greeting guests, posing for photos, and being as much a part of everyday life at the lodge as the ever-present mountainous backdrop. Visit the lodge this winter and watch as the newest Saints, Rachel and Teddy, kick up snow as they bound around the grounds.

Address

200 Summit Road, Killington, Vermont 05751

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Winter weddings can be just as spectacular as warm ones! When a panoramic vista of Killington Mountain is at your back, untold beauty and serenity wash over the occasion. Just make sure the bride isn't shivering!

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Open for business during the winter season, the Saints Pub offers comfortable surroundings, good company, and better drinks. Try comfort food that's raved about and quench your thirst near the fireplace and digital stereo system.

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