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Archive for ‘September 2013’

Grand Finale for Trail Race Series

The Stowe Trail Race Series finished the season in grand style with the fifth running of the Trapp Cabin Trail Race. The Stowe Trail Race Series finished the season in grand style with the fifth running of the Trapp Cabin Trail Race. Hosted by Trapp Family Lodge, more than 60 runners participated, despite the somewhat

Cross Country Championships to Crown Banner Winter at Trapp Family Lodge: Two National Ski Events in 2013/2014 Season Affirm Winter Wonderland Reputation of Sound of Music’s Von Trapp Family Resort

2013/2014 will be a winter to remember as Trapp Family Lodge plays host to two pivotal ski events; the Junior Olympics and the National Ski Orienteering Championships. Hobby skiers can expect to get in on the action as well with the Tour de Trapp Masters race and the weekly Trapp Nordic Cup time trial. Trapp

Chef Cody Vasek Fries Up Apple Fritters

Trapp Family Lodge’s very own Chef Cody Vasek makes an appearance on WCAX’s Morning Show to kickoff the autumnal equinox with a great seasonal recipe: Apple Fritters with Apple Cider. It is official, apple season has arrived. Chef Cody Vasek of the Trapp Family Lodge fries apple fritters and serves it with Trapp Family Lodge

Town Abuzz Over Wedding

Was it Robert De Niro’s daughter? Colin Powell’s? Dr. Oz’s? Rumors of a million-dollar wedding at Trapp Family Lodge Saturday spread like runny maple butter this week. If the stories are to be believed, actor Will Smith and musician Kenny Chesney were among the attendees. The real answer to who got married at the famed

“Sound of Music Live” with Carrie Underwood: NBC Announces More Cast, Releases Poster

The “Sound of Music Live” starring Carrie Underwood as Maria von Trapp will premiere on NBC December 5th. NBC also announced that Broadway vets Audra McDonald, Laura Benanti, and Christian Borle have all signed on to the production. The hills will be a-live Dec. 5. The Sound of Music Live!, starring Carrie Underwood as Maria von

What’s New for the 2013-14 Vermont Ski and Ride Season?

The 2013-14 Nordic season at Trapp Family Lodge will be one for the records as they prepare to host two National Championship Nordic Events. The Junior Nationals, March 1-8, 2014, will begin in a newly designed Nordic Stadium and improved FIS homologated race course. Vermont ski and snowboard resorts think about winter all year long.

VBT Bicycling and Walking Vacations Announces Five Cross-Country Skiing Vacations for 2014

VBT Bicycling and Walking Vacations has announced its 2014 line of cross-country skiing vacations, including new tours to Vermont’s Green Mountains. Guests will explore two of the state’s most iconic towns, Stowe and Middlebury. Stowe accommodations include a stay at Trapp Family Lodge, with plenty of time to explore the breathtaking surroundings and sample some

The Craft of Beer Pairing: The American Craft Beer Cookbook

Beer with your meal? Cooking with beer? Unique brewery profiles? They are all here in John Holl’s, The American Craft Beer Cookbook, including a cameo appearance by Trapp Family Lodge’s very own brewery. The American Craft Beer Cookbook by John Holl is as much about beer pairing as cooking with beer; many of the recipes

Trapp Family Lodge to Hold Oktoberfest

It just wouldn’t be fall without Oktoberfest! Trapp Family Lodge hosts the 4th annual Oktoberfest celebration with a barbecue on Saturday, September 21, at 4PM, at the DeliBakery. Join the fun with authentic Bavarian specialties and music. The von Trapp Family, whose life story was immortalized by the hit movie The Sound of Music, kicks

Mountain Biking in Vermont

Sustainable trail building, diverse terrain, epic scenery and tasty post-ride eat and drink make for a memorable mountain bike experience at Trapp Family Lodge. My legs are burning and I’m out of breath. All I can think about is hopping off my bike and resting in the wet leaves that line this uphill single-track trail.