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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Park
“Our local beach! The state park has a sandy beach and canoe, kayak and paddleboat rentals. The locals also go to the grassy beach (free) just across from Barnard General Store”
  • 16 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Max's Tavern has lots of character, tons of New England appeal. Check out Silver Lake on the drive up. It's beautiful. The historic property dates back to 1796. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
Ski Area
“Suicide Six is the name of a ski resort in South Pomfret, Vermont. It has claim to historical fame as the earliest ski resort. In January 1934, an improvised rope tow, the first ski lift in the United States, was installed on a hill located on Clinton Gilbert's farm.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“One of the best kept secrets in Vermont... my daughters grew up skiing here. Perfect location for kids and families. It's small but offers challenging terrain.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“where the locals go! local art school for kids through adult. complete with activities, gallery, theater shows and communuty events.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Amazing weekly event every thursday 4-7pm on a farm with live music, tacos, cider & wine served. True community gathering. V.cool.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“It is close and the food is wonderful. The family that owns this location has a second location on the Killington access road. This is run by their son but offers a much more cozy and family friendly atmosphere. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Public access to the lake with the General Store across the street for coffee, ice cream, breakfasts and lunch and groceries.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Also music. Partners with Artistree and Grange Hall Theater in South Pomfret.”
  • 1 local recommends
Grocery Store
“Along with a deli serving breakfast and lunch they also have grocery items, produce, beer & wine! ”
  • 7 locals recommend
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