The charming and peaceful New England town of Dorset is in the beautiful southwest region of Vermont. The area is a popular summer destination and the tourism industry is the center of the local economy. Dorset is well known for its mountains and valleys and is a great place for families because it has great schools, low crime, and educated residents. Commuters enjoy easy access to public transportation.
Things To Do in Dorset VT
The annual Dorset Theatre Festival attracts residents and visitors with great entertainment and a variety of plays during the summer months. Other popular summer activities include the Farmers Market, bird watching, and hiking.
Bromley Mountain is less than 15 miles away with plenty of summer and winter recreational activities. Winter enthusiasts enjoy the popular ski trails and summer folks who prefer the warmer temperatures have access to a variety of hiking trails and more than 20 rides and attractions at the Mountain Adventure Park.
The Dorset Historical Society offers an array of programs, workshops, and hikes. A walking and driving tour guidebook is available from the museum, which is a great way to get a self guided tour of homes and buildings in the historic district and the villages of Dorset and East Dorset. There are several quaint shops in Dorset and the popular shopping areas in Manchester are less than 10 miles away.
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