Mountain Top Inn & Resort
CROSS COUNTRY SKIING AND SNOWSHOEING
195 Mountain Top Road, Chittenden, VT 05737
Mountain Top Inn & Resort Nordic Ski & Snowshoe Center in Chittenden, Vermont has 60 km of trails with 40 km groomed for classic and skate skiing, 40 km of backcountry trails, and 2 km of trails covered with snowmaking. State-of-the-art grooming, snowmaking, and an elevation to 2,174 feet just about guarantee great conditions on every visit. Located on 350 acres, the Mountain Top Inn & Resort is tucked away in high country and only 11 miles from Killington. The trails are well manicured and provide sweeping views of the pristine mountain lake and the expansive Green Mountain National Forest as well as easy access to the Catamount Trail. Apres ski, the full service spa and salon will allow you to relax and rejuvenate.
The Nordic Center offers lessons and both xc ski and snowshoe equipment rentals. Direct phone is 802-483-6089.
In winter, the Mountain Top Inn & Resort also offers sledding, ice skating, snowmobile tours, and horse-drawn sleigh rides. When combined with children's lessons, pulks to rent and the kid-friendly menu in the Tavern, the Mountain Top Inn & Resort is a great choice as a family destination. In summer, the Resort is transformed into a summer getaway with an extensive Equestrian Center, private beach, clay bird shooting, scenic boat rides, heated outdoor pool, and much more.
The resort's lodge and facilities have been restored extensively. Sip hot cocoa and enjoy S'mores by a roaring fire or enjoy apres ski cocktails in the Tavern. The resort has 32 beautiful guest rooms in the main lodge, plus luxury cabins and guest houses. Complimentary afternoon refreshments are served in the lobby daily. With one of Vermont's best views luxurious accommodations, creative cuisine and year-round activities - you're sure to enjoy your escape from everyday at Mountain Top.
For the guest who likes to share his/her vacation with a canine companion, the cabins and several guest houses are pet friendly and there are designated pet trails to ski or snowshoe. There is a $50 fee per pet per night that includes a dog bed, bowls for food and water and a welcome treat. For all the rules pertaining to pets, see the inn's Web site Pet Policy.
Mountain Top Inn & Resort has wonderful seasonal packages. The Nordic Ski & Snowshoe Deal is a great value and please check the Mountain Top website for current rates. It includes lodging, trail passes, breakfast, taxes, and resort fees. Other packages offered include the Family Winter Wonderland, Killington Ski & Stay, Endless Winter Adventures, or Moonlight in Vermont Winter Romantic Getaway.
The brand new Mountain Top Spa & Salon features Aveda products and Aveda trained specialists to ensure the perfect spa experience. Services include for example, body wraps, massage, nailservices, and signature facials.
As Vermont's only resort with a full equestrian program, Mountain Top offers miles of scenic trails, two outdoor rings, and a cross country jumping course. Whether you are an experienced rider or new to the saddle, Mountain Top instructors can help to improve your riding ability (English or Western) on your house or one of the center's. CCSAA member.