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The Fitness Center & Kids Club at Trapp Family Lodge

A Big Splash! During our stay at the Trapp Family Lodge we made good use of the Fitness Center.  It located just across the street from the Main Lodge. From the outside it maintains the same look and feel as the rest of the property, the quaint Austrian Alps Lodge style.  Inside you are at a brand

Hike, Ski and have a Fresh Brew at Trapp Family Lodge

The real pleasure in staying at the Trapp Family Lodge is the escape from the connections of the grind. First, turn off the cell phone and don’t bother with the free Wi-Fi. The real pleasure in staying at the Trapp Family Lodge is the escape from the connections of the grind. For folks like you

These are few of my favorite things – Trapp Family Lodge

As you drive up the winding road, there’s a very good reason the welcoming sign includes “family” in the Trapp Family Lodge. From the warm and friendly staff that makes you feel at home, to wide variety of activity and events sure to please everyone in your group, Trapp has it all. As you drive

Family Travel with the von Trapp Family

We learned about octaves with do-re-mi and fought our fears with a few of our favorite things, but the most important lesson taught by Captain Georg von Trapp and the Baroness Maria von Trapp was the importance of family. The lesson lives on through generations and no where is it more prominent than at the

Vermont: 5 favorite things about Trapp Family Lodge

As you drive up the winding road, there’s a very good reason the welcoming sign includes “family” in the Trapp Family Lodge. From the warm and friendly staff that makes you feel at home, to wide variety of activity and events sure to please everyone in your group, Trapp has it all. As you drive

Vermont ski season shaping up healthy

“The season has been very strong business wise and the skiing itself has been good,” said Charlie Yerrick at the Trapp Family Lodge in Stowe. “We’re almost 20 percent above last year’s skier visits.” A national economy burdened by high unemployment is not crashing Vermont’s ski economy. What would drastically hurt skiing here is bad

Nordic Relay for Life raises over $98,000

Cross-country skiers, snowshoers, hikers and supporters spent Saturday night into Sunday morning at a relay circuit outside TrappFamily Lodge, encouraging one another as participants took lap after lap. The annual Relay for Life NordicStyle — a unique event in the U.S. — has become a huge fundraiser for the American Cancer Society. Nearly 45 teams

Ski event planned to help build school for Maasai

This weekend, cross-country skiers have a chance to do two things they most certainly haven’t done all winter: Ski from Trapp Family Lodge Touring Center to Mt. Mansfield, and help build a school in Africa. This weekend, cross-country skiers have a chance to do two things they most certainly haven’t done all winter: Ski from

Maple Weekend in Stowe, Vermont

Visit the Trapp Family Lodge sugarhouse on Saturday, March 27th and Sunday, March 28th for a full explanation of syrup production, sample tasting and a sugar-on-snow party. Sugar-on-snow is a traditional Vermont way of making instant maple candy. 03.09.2010 – ‘Mmmm’, maple syrup…We love it on pancakes, waffles, oatmeal, and snow (yes, snow!). We use

News from Mass, NH and Vermont: Feb/Marach 2010

Allen Van Anda, former cellarman at Pickwick’s Ale House, has brewed his first batch at the new Trapp Family Lodge Brewery in Stowe. This first beer is a traditional Helles style lager to be followed by a Vienna style lager. Depending on lagering time, the beers should be pouring by late February. OK, gang, don’t