Mad River Valley, VT Local Businesses | The Pitcher Inn

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The Pitcher Inn is in close proximity to some rather famous local businesses here in the Mad River Valley. Sugarbush Ski and Golf Resort and Mad River Glen are just minutes away. Our concierge is happy to recommend outings for any of Vermont’s incredible seasons; the best fishing holes, memorable hikes, where to golf or shop for antiques, and where to find that craft brew. The Pitcher Inn will make arrangements for transportation and give you the scoop on making your stay here in the Mad River Valley of Vermont memorable.

Sugarbush Ski and Golf Resort

Sugarbush is Five Minutes from The Pitcher Inn
World-renowned Sugarbush Resort, is one of our most famous local businesses, and it’s right here in the Mad River Valley, only 5 minutes from The Pitcher Inn. Some of the best alpine and cross-country skiing, snowboarding and snowshoeing happens here. And there is fun for all of Vermont’s remarkable seasons. Hiking, tennis, golf and disc golf, zipline and ski lift rides, and plenty of great kids programs. Call 800-53-SUGAR or visit www.sugarbush.com for more information.

Mad River Glen

Ski It If You Can
Mad River Glen, of “Ski It If You Can” fame, was established in 1948 as a bastion for skiing purists; it remains true to its mission today as the only cooperatively-owned ski area in the country. Mad River focuses on narrow, wooded trails and natural snow; snow-boarding is not permitted. Mad River Glen’s terrain has been ranked the “most challenging” on the East Coast by Ski Magazine. Call 802.496.3551 or visit www.madriverglen.com for more information.

Village of Warren

Warren is our historic, idyllic hometown on the banks of the Mad River. Warren is an authentic village, offering a unique and special community. We live here and we love it. So will you. The town website, www.warrenvt.org, features all things Warren: library hours, the Historical Society, and information about the world famous Independence Day parade.

Mad River Valley

Pitcher Inn guests often come to the Mad River Valley for its celebrated ski slopes, hiking and fishing and the remarkable beauty of Vermont. Bucolic towns, alluring shops and antiquing, farmer’s markets, and endless activities – from apple-picking to road-racing, hiking and biking – prompt visitors to come back for unique weddings, intimate retreats, family reunions and special events. We welcome you to stay with us here in at The Pitcher Inn with our exceptional suites and guest rooms when visiting the Mad River Valley. www.madrivervalley.com

Stave Puzzles

Fiendishly clever, addictive, and truly beautiful wooden puzzles are handmade, one by one, in Norwich, Vermont. They are veritable works of art. The Pitcher Inn has a small collection of Stave Puzzles to enjoy during your stay. Finishing one confers major bragging rights. www.stavepuzzles.com

Winvian Farm

Winvian Farm is set on 113 acres in the Litchfield Hills of Connecticut. This Relais & Chateaux one-of a-kind getaway is part of our family. With world-class cuisine, a spa, and 18 unique and luxurious cottages, Winvian Farm was created by our very own Maggie Smith and family to recharge and indulge. Sleep in a luxury treehouse, a lush greenhouse, even a helicopter hangar, all in the utmost comfort. Visit www.winvian.com or call 860.567.9600 for reservations. We highly recommend it.