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The breathtaking winter vacation destination in Vermont known as Jay Peak


Best Lodging options for your Vermont Summer & Fall Vacation.
In Vermont's winter wonderland, embrace the cold with thrilling activities like skiing, snowboarding, and snowshoeing. Explore charming villages, sip hot cocoa by the fire, and relish the stunning snowy landscapes. Vermont's winter offers an enchanting escape for outdoor adventurers and those seeking cozy, picturesque getaways.
Lots to do for all ages & budgets in Jay Peak in winter as recommended by locals

If new to the world of winter sports and winter activities, or even if you are a seasoned pro just wanting to find something new and challenging to do this winter when visiting Jay Peak Vermont, check out Axiom Adventures.  Christian and his team won't disappoint.  Be warned though...once you have had a winter vacation in Jay Peak, it will spoil you for anywhere else.

Call (802) 323-6224 to find out more and to reserve your winter tour and activity.


A must do activity whilst here is a visit to the Vermont Salt Cave Spa in Montgomery Center.  Voted one of the top 5 day spas in Vermont 4 out of the last 5 years, it is the only salt cave in a classic barn anywhere in the USA.   After a day of winter sports, visitors and locals love to detox lactic acid build up, rest, relaxation & rejuvenate.  Other therapies include:

  • A Hand & Foot Detox along with a Traditional Foot Soak 

  • Infra-red Sauna & Magnetic Therapy

  • Massage, Reiki & Foot Reflexology

Call 802-326-2283 or go online to reserve your spot

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Skiing & Snowboarding

Jay Peak Resort is famous for its exceptional skiing and snowboarding terrain. It offers a variety of slopes and trails suitable for all skill levels, from beginners to advanced riders. If staying at our properties we can provide discounted lift ticket coupons to save you money.


Strap on snowshoes and venture into the backcountry to explore the pristine winter wilderness.  Explore the beautiful trails in the area, including The Long Trail, Jay State Forest, and the Jay Peak Resort network of snowshoeing trails. 

Scenic Drives

Take leisurely drives through the snow-covered landscapes of Vermont, which can be particularly enchanting in the winter months.  You will generally need 4-wheel drive and winter snow tires or even studded tires.


Find a peaceful spot in nature and practice yoga or meditation with friends and family, surrounded by the serene beauty of Vermont.  You can also check out local yoga centers such as:

J Mountain Yoga

Whisper Tree Wellness

Nordic Skiing

Cross-country skiing near Jay Peak, offers a serene and immersive winter experience amid the breathtaking scenery of the Green Mountains. 

X-Country trails can be found at:

Hazen's Notch Montgomery Ctr.

Craftsbury Outdoor Center

Jay Peak Resort Nordic Center


Experience the thrill of snowmobiling on groomed trails that traverse through the scenic countryside.  Check out the VAST network of trails.

Ice Skating

Enjoy ice skating on outdoor rinks usually found at local town recreation centers or check out the Ice Haus at Jay Peak Resort.


With a team of eager & well-trained sled dogs from Eden Dog Sledding leading the way, you'll glide through pristine snowy landscapes, forging a deep connection with nature and these incredible canine companions. .


Northern Vermont's local festivals are vibrant celebrations of culture, community, and natural beauty. From lively music and arts festivals to agricultural fairs and seasonal events, there's always something exciting happening in this picturesque region.

Ice Fishing

As the lakes freeze over, anglers gather to drill holes in the ice, drop their lines, and patiently await the catch of the day. Surrounded by snow-covered vistas and the crisp winter air, ice fishing offers a serene and rewarding way to connect with nature.


On clear winter nights, the Jay Peak area offers excellent conditions for observing the night sky with little to no light pollution.

Craft Brewery Tours

Vermont is renowned for its craft breweries and is often considered one of the top destinations for beer enthusiasts in the USA.  Here is a list of breweries and beer tours 

Apres Ski Dining

Relax with family and friends and enjoy a warm cocktail as you recount your winter escapades.  There are many local restaurants and pubs sure to provide just what you are looking for. 

Sleigh Rides

Experience the charm of a horse-drawn sleigh ride through the winter wonderland with the good folks at Rainbows Edge Farm  or The Kingdom's Rides.   Enjoy the romance of winter with sleigh rides. Snuggle under warm blankets and let horses pull you through snowy landscapes, creating unforgettable memories in a winter wonderland.

Fat Biking

Think biking can't be done in the winter? Well think again.  Jay Cloud Cyclery offers fat bike rentals allowing you to ride through snowy terrain on specially designed bicycles with wide tires.  You can also fat bike at

Jay Peak Resort.

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