- TripBuzz found 74 things to do with kids in or near Stowe, Vermont, including 49 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Montpelier, Waitsfield, South Burlington and Barre.
- From Stowe Golf Park to Swimming Hole, the Stowe area offers 68 different types of family activities, including: Resorts, Movie Theaters, Theaters and Forests.
- A prosperous tourist community in Vermont's north central region is the city of Stowe. Home to the Stowe Mountain Resort, the area attracts skiers and snowboarders in the winter months, as does Mount Mansfield and the local Ski and Snowboard Museum. The city also hosts many annual festivals including the British Invasion car show.
Inside a red barn, visitors find a competition-sized swimming pool with diving board, a children's swimming pool with water-slide, a weight and cardiovascular training circuit, along with group cycling and group exercise rooms at the Swimming Hole. The facility also offers boot camps and swimming lessons.
Accessed via the Green Mountain Byway, Smugglers Notch State Park features a narrow pass flanked by 1000 ft cliffs, originally used as a smuggling route to Canada. Features campgrounds, biking, rock climbing and picnic areas, with access to Bingham Falls.
Stowe Free Library features 25,000 books, 2,000 films, audio books on CD, downloadable audio book titles, music CDs, magazines, journals and newspaper subscriptions. They also have a research room and computer workstations with free wi-fi.
A three-screen movie theater, Stowe Cinema 3 Plex displays first-run feature films using digital projection and sound. The theater offers RealD 3D movies, party hosting, a full bar and a concession area with food and drinks.