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    December 17th, 2014 by Peter MacLaren

    The Times They Are A-Changin’. Bob Dylan’s words were written over 50 years ago in 1963 and they continue true today. The changes we are talking about here though are not political, but environmental and technical! On December 16th 2014 West Hill House B&B launched a new accommodation category, which we are calling a “BEB”, or Beds, … read full article

    Dreaming of a White Christmas?

    December 15th, 2014 by srsm

    Dreaming of a White Christmas but live where there isn’t any snow? Stop dreaming and come live your dream. Come to Vermont! The movie White Christmas is indeed a classic and a must see Christmas movie in our family and perhaps yours too. The holidays are not complete without a visit, via DVD, to the the Columbia Inn … read full article

    Green Mountain Stage Race 2014

    August 8th, 2014 by insideout

    The Green Mountain Stage Race will take place August 29 – September 1, 2014, offering, as always, 4 days of exciting and challenging racing in the mountains of Vermont. We are honored to have had many accomplished cyclists stay at West Hill House B&B for the Green Mountain Race and look forward to the event … read full article

    Fresh from the Farm

    May 6th, 2014 by srsm

    If you live in or near a farming community you have doubtless heard of CSA, Community Supported Agriculture, which enables consumers to purchase local, seasonal produce direct from the farmer. Farmers and consumers both benefit from the CSA scenario. Farmers have time to market their food before the start of their long days in the … read full article

    Springtime in Vermont

    April 16th, 2014 by corey

    That shift in the weather, that smell of maple sugaring in the air can only mean one thing: Springtime in Vermont is here! Ah, springtime in Vermont: runoff swells the creeks back to bubbling life, the trees fill with the activity of birds. Both year-round residents and migratory species can be seen winging their way … read full article

    SKIING ENTHUSIASTS – save the date!

    December 20th, 2013 by srsm

    SATURDAY, JANUARY 25  MAD RIVER GLEN 7 – 9 PM Did you know that over 120 ski areas throughout Vermont have closed, from the 1930’s through the 2000’s? From local, town operated rope tows, to major resorts with high speed quads, these areas all played an important role in the development of skiing in the state. Join ski historian … read full article

    We’re back, again! 2014 running of the World’s Most Beautiful Marathon

    September 17th, 2013 by Peter MacLaren

    The Fourth Annual Mad Marathon and Mad Half are scheduled for July 6th, 2014 in the gorgeous Mad River Valley, located in Central Vermont. Registration is already open. You will be running through this extraordinary rural community on 26.2 miles of country roads, with breathtaking views of the Green Mountains, rolling farm lands, quaint villages, … read full article

    Choose your accommodation wisely…

    July 24th, 2013 by Peter MacLaren

    While West Hill House B&B is the #1 rated B&B in the Mad River Valley on Trip Advisor at the time this blog is published, we know you have other excellent choices when you come to visit the beautiful State of Vermont. However be sure you choose wisely, as not all accommodation meets the safety and regulatory standards … read full article

    Vermont’s Mad Marathon

    June 23rd, 2013 by insideout

    The organizers call it “The World’s Most Beautiful Marathon” and you aren’t going to hear us disagree! Our bed and breakfast is in the Mad River Valley because this place is truly a year-round natural wonderland. We think the marathon is a wonderful and sustainable way for folks to see this corner of the nation … read full article

    Glider Rides above the Mad River Valley

    June 9th, 2013 by insideout

    One of the most beautiful soaring sites in the United States is right here in the Mad River Valley. See the stunning Vermont landscape in a whole new way: from above. Warren-Sugarbush Airport, less than five miles from our Inn, is a well-known glider airport and home to Sugarbush Soaring. It has served as the venue … read full article

    Springtime in the Mad River Valley

    April 24th, 2013 by insideout

    For us, Spring in Vermont is about rejuvenation. After a long cold winter, we like to stretch our legs and watch springtime bring life back into the plants and ecosystems of this beautiful valley. A popular activity during this season is nature and wildlife photography. With rivers and creeks melting, buds popping out on branches … read full article

    Snowshoe Vermont’s Mad River Valley

    February 24th, 2013 by insideout

    Are you interested in exploring Vermont back country this winter? Why not have a true backwoods snowshoe experience with Clearwater Sports? We think this company offers superb tours through unmarked and off-trail areas. On special dates you can snowshoe through the scenic Mad River Valley forest to a secluded log cabin nestled into the woods … read full article