- The list below includes 83 free or cheap things to do in or near Waitsfield, Vermont, including 81 different types of inexpensive activities like River, Movie Theaters, Cooking Classes and Farms & Ranches.
- From Mad River to Mad River Valley, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Waitsfield and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Stowe, Middlebury, Montpelier and Barre.
Located on the northwestern shore of Lake Champlain, Point Au Roche State Park is a charming mix of forested areas and beach. Featuring boat launches, hiking and biking trails, this park has activities available for all seasons.
Home to a gold mine operation in the 1850s, Camp Plymouth State Park now houses a sandy beach, concession stand and change rooms, picnic area, volleyball nets and playground, and campground. Canoe, kayak and paddle boat rentals available to explore Buffalo Brook.