Vermont Fall Scene

Moonlight Skiing at Sugarbush!

January 22nd, 2016 by Corey A. Edwards

Moonlight skiing at SugarbushImagine yourself moonlight skiing through deep powder that sparkles under the full moon’s glow. Well, hang on because you can do more than just imagine it – you can live it with Sugarbush’s Guided Moonlight Skinning and Snowshoe Tours!

Sugarbush resort’s guided moonlight skiing tours are a popular – and rare! – opportunity to enjoy an evening of skinning or snowshoeing on Vermont’s third highest peak, followed by a hearty dinner, drinks, and fun! This is a great opportunity to discover skinning or snowshoeing and connect with nature in Vermont’s Mad River Valley.

Read the rest of this page »

A Year of Vermont Elopement Specials

January 15th, 2016 by Corey A. Edwards

A Year of Vermont Wedding Specials at West Hill House B&BThe Mad River Valley makes a stunningly beautiful setting for any Vermont wedding and West Hill House B&B is offering a Year of Seasonal Vermont Elopement Specials!

The impetus for our decision to offer a year of seasonal Vermont specials – beyond the fact that we simply love to host weddings at our Mad River Valley B&B – was the advent of the 2016 Leap Year: its coming only once every four years made it seem the perfect rare and special date to offer a wedding special on.

Then we thought: why should February 29th get all the fun?

So, with that in mind, please allow us to present to you the first installment of West Hill House B&B’s Year of Seasonal Vermont Wedding Specials! And keep in mind: these specials are singular, one of a kind – once they’re booked, that’s it: they’re gone!

Read the rest of this page »

Happy New Year from West Hill House B&B!

December 28th, 2015 by Corey A. Edwards

Happy New Year from West Hill House B&B!Here it is, almost New Year’s Eve, 2015 – and what a year it has been! Can you believe the year is almost over? West Hill House B&B, here in Vermont’s Mad River Valley, has had a great year: wonderful, fun, and busy – and we give much of the credit for our great year to you, our guests!

We love what we do and where we do it. Living in the Mad River Valley is treat enough – but being able to share it with so many guests over the year, and then hearing how much they enjoyed their stay with us? Priceless.

Read the rest of this page »

Snowshoeing Mad River Valley

December 14th, 2015 by Corey A. Edwards

Snowshoeing Mad River ValleyVermont’s Mad River Valley is known for its skiing – Mad River Glen, Sugarbush, Olé’s Cross Country, Blueberry Lake, we’ve got the best – but snowshoeing Mad River Valley is also a popular winter pastime.

Snowshoeing popularity is on the rise, with light, modern, aluminum and carbon fiber snowshoes designed to not just walk atop the snow with more ease than the old, wood and cat-gut kind, but to even run across it! Snowshoeing has come a long way …

And so, too, might you! People come from all over to enjoy the kind of skiing and snowshoeing Mad River Valley offers. Most of our ski resorts offer snowshoeing trails along with skiing and snowboarding, often snowshoeing gear rentals as well.

Read the rest of this page »

Attend the 17th Annual Country Christmas Open House!

November 13th, 2015 by Corey A. Edwards

Country Christmas Open HouseThe 17th annual Country Christmas Open House, held in the Mad River Valley’s Waitsfield and Warren, Vermont, December 5th & 6th 2015, is a great opportunity to celebrate the season with several festive activities, get some shopping done, and maybe even be immortalized on canvas!

The Mad River Valley really knows how to put on an event and the 17th Annual Country Christmas Open House is no exception.

This year, businesses in both Warren and Waitsfield are working to make this popular, annual event more festive then ever before! Gaily decorated Christmas trees will dot the downtown sections of both towns, accompanied by the warmth of festive, glowing luminarias along the banks of the Mad River.

Read the rest of this page »

Save On A Mad River Valley Ski Vacation!

October 30th, 2015 by Corey A. Edwards

Mad River Valley Ski VacationDon’t be sad summer’s over – be glad ski-season is almost here! Now is the time to plan your Mad River Valley ski vacation with West Hill House B&B’s Ski & Stay Passports!

Vermont’s Mad River Valley ski areas are legend – Mad River Glen, Sugarbush, Olé’s Cross-Country Center, Blueberry Lake, our leg of the Catamount Trail – it simply doesn’t get much better than this, and our Ski & Stay Passports go a long way towards making your Mad River Valley ski vacation the best it can possibly be

Read the rest of this page »

Solar Powered Lodging at West Hill House B&B!

October 12th, 2015 by Corey A. Edwards

Solar Powered Lodging Same Sun of Vermont

Same Sun Solar Society solar farm now
providing 100% of West Hill House B&B’s power

West Hill House B&B is always working towards a smaller, more environmentally sound footprint and, earlier this year, reached a milestone: we now provide our guests with 100% solar powered lodging!

We’re proud to be a part of the Green Mountain State and want to help it not only stay green but get even greener. We’ve been a certified Green Hotel since 2008, initiating numerous environmental changes to our inn and the way we do business well before being able to offer solar powered lodging.

Read the rest of this page »

Fall Mad River Valley Lodging Specials

September 25th, 2015 by Corey A. Edwards

mad River Valley Lodging Specials - Leak Raving!Spring has sprung and summer is a goner but that just means it’s time for Vermont fall foliage and harvest festivals! Our Mad River Valley lodging specials for fall help take advantage of one of the best times of the year to visit Vermont!

If you’re a fan of fall foliage, now – mid September to mid October – is the time to visit Vermont’s Mad River Valley. Early fall frosts begin to come down from the north, turning the leaves on the trees and bushes from their youthful and verdant greens into those oh, so-photogenic oranges, yellows, reds, and browns that have helped make Vermont so famous.

Read the rest of this page »

Art In The Round Barn 2015

September 11th, 2015 by Corey A. Edwards

Art In The Round Barn 2015Green Mountain Cultural Center’s 25th annual Art in the Round Barn will be opening soon to showcase fine art from around the region and beyond, September 21st to October 12th, 2015.

A popular, annual art show that caps off the Mad River Valley’s summer art season, Green Mountain Cultural Center’s Art in the Round Barn is a tasteful and worthy collection of local and regional artworks including oil, pastel, and watercolor paintings, various types of sculpture, and an assortment of mixed media pieces, including fiber, metal, wood, and found object.

A juried art show drawing hundreds of applicants, Art in the Round Barn kicks off Sunday, September 20th, from 4pm to 7pm, with the highly anticipated “Meet the Artists” wine and food reception. Have an opportunity to meet these talented artists, see their art before it sells, and enjoy some delicious food and drink.

Read the rest of this page »

Get Crafty at the 2015 Mad River Valley Craft Fair!

August 21st, 2015 by Corey A. Edwards

Mad River Valley Craft Fair 2015Attention fans of spectacle, entertainment, and hand-made, one-of-a-kind goods: the 45th annual Mad River Valley Craft Fair is just weeks away – Labor Day Weekend, September 5th and 6th, 2015!

Too often the term “craft fair” conjures up visions of yarn and noodles glued to construction paper, lumpy clay ashtrays, and uneven, hairy macrame plant hangers – well, you can let that image fade from your mind when you consider the Mad River Valley Craft Fair. This is no middle-school event but, rather an extension of the Vermont Festival of the Arts and all that implies.

Read the rest of this page »

»