November 2nd, 2012 by srsm
Hi everyone, I’m the Red Chair that has been traveling throughout New England for the past several months. I arrived at West Hill House B&B in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy and rain was the order of the day. Fortunately my hosts offered rain boots and an umbrella so I stayed pretty dry. Inside I … read full article
March 6th, 2012 by Peter MacLaren
After a busy day at Sugarbush and Mad River Glen, guests’ boots rest by the fireside while their humans enjoy their steam showers and jacuzzis.
February 25th, 2012 by Peter MacLaren
February 5th, 2012 by Peter MacLaren
Our Vermont, is the new Green Mountain State’s Greener Magazine, and features articles about people, places, events, food, and local flavor offered in the great state of Vermont. Not only is this a paperless magazine, and you can subscribe for free on line, but they chose a 100% wind powered company to do their hosting. Lucky … read full article
November 6th, 2011 by Peter MacLaren
Imagine a Christmas Card snow scene, a house surrounded by snow on a quiet country lane, a quintessential red barn, snowshoes, sleigh rides, shushing down the slopes or gliding on trails through the trees on your skis… Then comfortable beds, Jacuzzi tubs, steam showers, amazing breakfasts, and of course a cat or two curled up in front … read full article
October 27th, 2011 by Peter MacLaren
OK everyone… IT’S SNOWING HERE TODAY! Time to think about getting those skis tuned up and making those ski holiday reservations. Vermont photographer, “Snowflake” Bentley, was the first person to photograph snowflakes. Check out the website dedicated to his works. Also check out our skiing specials.
January 28th, 2011 by Peter MacLaren
While we post regularly to our blog here, you can also follow us on our Facebook page. Often we duplicate postings but usually there is more on Facebook than here on the blog. For example we just posted a photo album from our Burns Supper, held for the first time in our newly renovated Handsome … read full article
December 5th, 2010 by Peter MacLaren
Just in case you have never heard about the Valley, or are still wondering whether to come to ski here this season, we thought we’d make it easy for you by listing 10 reasons for visiting: 1 classic single chair lift 2 come or not to come – is there any question?! 3 hours from … read full article
February 24th, 2010 by Peter MacLaren
“Yabba-Dabba-Dooooooooooo!” 12-16 inches of NEW SNOW since yesterday morning and it is still snowing and snowing hard. No kidding, Vermont is really beautiful this time of year! It looks like this will be THE weekend to come to the Mad River Valley and ski Mad River Glen, Sugarbush or do some cross country or snowshoeing at Ole’s … read full article
January 13th, 2010 by Peter MacLaren
We have two great ski deals this season. Ski it if you can! New for 2010 – when you stay during the week for 2 or more nights you can enjoy a Mad River Glen ski pass for $30 per day. (2 tickets per room max.) Plus, if Mad River Glen is closed for any … read full article
December 27th, 2009 by Peter MacLaren
This Christmas at West Hill House we were delighted to have two musical families staying with us. Here are Rick & Ben, accompanied by Rick’s daughter Nicole on the pump organ, singing a Carol on Christmas day in the Sun Room, just before dinner.