Rye Chalet Vermont Rental information located in Wells, Vermont

Attractions and Parks near our Vermont vacation rental

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Ben & Jerry's -- tour their world-famous ice-cream factory and have a sample in Waterbury, Vermont. About a two hour drive north.

Billings Farm and Museum – first-rate family fun, instructive on farm life and animals, well-maintained. In Woodstock, Vermont. An hour north.

Fly-Fishing -- Learn Fly Fishing at the Orvis Fly Fishing School or visit the American Museum of Fly Fishing in historic Manchester village. A half hour south.

The Great Escape & Splashwater Kingdom – a multi-acre outdoor park on Route 9 between exits 19 and 20 of Interstate 87 in Queensbury (Lake George), New York. Visit http://www.sixflags.com/parks/greatescape/.

Hildene, the Lincoln Family home and grounds.
See also this article on Hildene from Yankee Magazine.

Six Flags Great Escape – An Adirondack theme 38,000-square foot indoor water park in Queensbury, NY. Open year round. The waterpark is called White Water Bay and features a unique Texlon roof of transparent, lightweight material that allows Ultraviolet light penetration and tanning. Air and water temperatures remain at 80 degrees year-round. White Water Bay includes a unique beach setting and eight attractions. Visit http://www.sixflagsgreatescapelodge.com/indoor-waterpark.asp.

Guided Tours – call Lara Bitler, Certified Hunter-Safety and 'Let's Go Fishing' Instructor. Call 802-235-1400 for rates. Guided hiking, hunting and/or fishing tours can be arranged -- for all levels from child to expert.

Hicks Apple Orchard – 18 Hicks Rd., Granville, NY. Call 518-642-1788. Apple grower, U-Pick, farm market, cider, cider doughnuts, gift boxes.

Merck Forest and Farmland Center – Rupert, Vermont. Call 394-7836 or visit www.merckforest.org.

Miniature Golf – Cones Point Miniature Golf, Route 30, in Wells. Open 9 a.m. to 9:15 p.m. daily. Call 287-9925. Adults $5, children $4.50. Discount for a group.

Simon Pearce Glass – world famous glass, watch them blow the glass or eat at their gourmet restaurant in Quechee, Vermont. Visit www.simonpearce.com.

Summer Alpine Slides -- Neighboring winter ski resorts Killington, Pico, Bromley and Stratton offer summer alpine slides and scenic chair lifts. Vermont Farms – tour working farms…farmer’s markets…pick your own berries…go on hayrides. Call Vermont Farms! Association, Call 802-362-4771.Comprehensive information on Vermont - www.vermont.gov


      For information on Vermont State Parks visit http://www.vtstateparks.com. Lake St. Catherine State Park -- Route 30, Wells. May 26 - September 4. Call 802-287-9158.

Bomoseen State Park – Fair Haven, Vermont. Call 802-265-4242. Season: May 26 - September 4