Smugglers Notch Nordic Ski Center

The 21st most popular cross country ski area in Vermont.

Near Jeffersonville, the Smugglers Notch Nordic Ski Center has 30km of groomed cross-country ski trails.

To reach Smugglers Notch Nordic Ski Center from New York City (about 6 hours), head north on US87 through Albany to Exit #20. Head east on SR149 to Fort Ann. Head north US4 through Whitehall to the Vermont border. Watch for signs for Fair Haven and Vergennes. Pick up Rte. 22A N to Vergennes. Pick up Rte. 7N to South Burlington. Take I-189E to I-89N to Exit 15 (Winooski), take a right onto Rte. 15E through Essex Junction to Jeffersonville. Take Rte. 108S to Smugglers Notch Resort, located on left about 5 miles from Jeffersonville.

Note: The historic Smugglers Notch Pass, on Route 108 between Stowe and Jeffersonville, is CLOSED FOR WINTER TRAVEL from mid-October throught mid- May and is closed to motorcoaches, motorhomes and commercial vehicles year round.

Overall, Smugglers Notch Nordic Ski Center is the 21st most popular cross country ski area of all 29 Nordic ski destinations in Vermont.


Local Contact(s):  Smugglers (802) 644-1173; Vermont Tourism 1-800-VERMONT.

Recommended Book:  "Winter Trails Vermont" from Marty Basch

Best Season:  Dec. - Mar.

Average Difficulty:  Moderate

Reference Source:  click here

Date Published:  

Date Updated:  8/1/2016

ID:  11716


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