Mosey through the Village Courtyard and sample delicious food products made with ingredients from our Green Mountain State. Vendors are subject to change but may include: Barr Hill, SILO Distillery, Mad River Distillers, Long Trail, Woodchuck, Ambrosia Confections, Mountain Grove Coffee, It’s Arthur’s Fault, SAP!, GoodMix, MOCO Hot Chocolate, West River Creamery, Kimball Brook Farm, Wood’s Syrup, and Ski VT with Cabot Cheese.
The Smugglers' Notch special winter carnival features music, face painting, games, a bonfire, and more. The festivities are from 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm on the Village Green. Always a family favorite hosted by Goodtime Charlie, Mogul Mouse, Billy Bob Bear, and the Friendly Pirate!
Enjoy Smugglers' Notch Resort and its amenities as a comfortable and convenient home base to visit sugarhouses and learn about the process directly from enthusiastic maple sugarmakers. During our Maple Vacation Experience offer we will include complimentary specialty food and beverage samplings, a children's gift, and sugar on snow during the Thursday Winter Carnival. Plus a selection of our popular programs will be maple themed just for you, and there will be special dining options at our restaurants.
Smuggs takes Winter fun to new heights! Call 1-802-644-9300 to Reserve Today!
We invite you to join us in the trees for a zip line eco-adventure like no other. Escape from the everyday rush and come soar through the wilds of the Green Mountains of northern Vermont at Smugglers' Notch Resort on our award-winning Zip Line Canopy Tour.
Winter Zip Line Canopy Tour
Designed to educate, entertain, and inspire, ArborTrek's Zip Line Canopy Tour is guaranteed to provide nature lovers and thrill seekers with an experience they will not soon forget. Following a cold mountain brook high above Smugglers' Notch Resort Village, the zip line tour descends through mature stands of hemlock, white birch, and sugar maple. Participants soar down more than 4,500 feet of zip lines, cross bridges high above the forest floor, rappel from trees, and enjoy stunning views of the area. The zip line canopy tour is fully guided and designed for participants of moderate-to-good health from ages 8 to adult, weighing 70-250 lbs. (max weight: 220 lbs. if less than 5'4", 180 lbs. if less than 5'0").
REQUIREMENTS & RESTRICTIONS: The Winter Zip Line Canopy Tour is fully guided and designed for participants of moderate-to-good health from ages 8 to adult, weighing 70-250 lbs. (max weight: 220 lbs. if less than 5'4", 180 lbs. if less than 5'0"). Minors less than 16 years of age must be accompanied by an adult. Guests should come properly prepared to be outside for 2.0 to 2.5 hours. View complete list.
AVAILABILITY: For most accurate availability call (802) 644-9300 or check online. • November to Mid-April: Thursday to Saturday, plus holidays with multiple departures per day. Additional availability by advance reservation. Departures are generally at 10:00 am and 1:00 pm, but will may change due to weather and daylight. Please call for current availability and departure times. • Mid-April to End of October: Seven (7) days a week with multiple departures per day by reservation. • COST: $99.95 per person, plus taxes and fees. Call (802) 644-9300 for large group pricing. Other ArborTrek Adventures
ArborTrek offers a variety of seasonal adventures that range from SERENE to EXTREME.
Treetop Obstacle Course Slide, balance, jump, crawl, climb, dash, and swing through the trees. The Treetop Obstacle Course is designed with adventure trekkers in mind. This self-guided adventure combines the thrill of being high above the ground with physical challenges that test a participant’s strength, balance, and agility. The Treetop Obstacle Course consists of 80+ elements. ArborTrek Junior Course provides adventure options for children as young as 4 years of age with an accompanying adult.
AVAILABILITY: Mid-May to End of October
Climbing Adventure If you've ever dreamed of climbing high into a tree or climbing walls, here's your chance. Our climbing adventure blends new belay technology with innovative climbing holds that make tree climbing easy and tree-friendly. Climbers choose from a variety of routes including our synthetic climbing wall (when available), 3 tree climbs, and 8 vertical obstacles. Designed for participants in good-to-excellent health from ages 4 to adult, weighing 40-275 lbs.
AVAILABILITY: Mid-May to End of October
Adventure-Based Team Building This isn't your run-of-the-mill team building program. To be highly effective, teams need to practice... and that's just what our adventure team building sessions are designed to do--provide opportunities for team to practice. Programs can be tailored to skill development, assessment, or just pure recreation. Opportunities are available for school, youth, and community groups, as well as, adult professional and corporate groups in half-day, full-day, and multi-day program formats.
AVAILABILTIY: Year-round, on-site and off-site options available. Call (802) 644-9300 for details.
COST: Starting at $19.95 per person, plus taxes and fees for School, Youth, and Community Groups (with a minimum group size of 15 participants) ArborTrek Canopy Adventures - Videos
Smugglers' Notch Overnight Resort Guests, Home Owners, Current Pass & Bash Badge Holders — Groups of less than 4: Receive 10% OFF* Groups of 4 – 7 riders: Receive 15% OFF* Group of 8 or more: Receive 20% OFF* *Reservation must be paid for in one payment. Cannot be combined with other discounts, promotions, or pricing offers other than Returning Guest discount. Does not apply to ArborTrek Junior course tickets.
Returning Guests Receive an additional 10% OFF per person. Discount may not be applied to third-party offers or other promotions exceeding 20%.
Running Promotions Vermont Teachers — Receive 50% OFF per person with proof of position. Must be an active teacher in the State of Vermont serving at a private or public school, college, university, or academy. One per customer. Not valid with other promotions. Must call or walk-in to book. Cannot be applied to group rates.
Military Discount — Active military personnel receive 10% OFF before taxes and fees are applied. Extends only to military personnel’s ticket, not to an entire reservation. Must call to have discount applied.
Groups A variety of options exist for groups as small as 8 and as large as 200. Whether you're seeking to put together a family reunion, corporate team building event, youth retreat, birthday party, or just to get out in the trees and celebrate, our staff can help to put together a package that meets your needs. Please call 1.802.644.9300 for more details. Map and Directions to ArborTrek ArborTrek Canopy Adventures at Smugglers’ Notch 1239 Edwards Rd, Jeffersonville, VT 05464
From Smugglers’ Notch Village: Turn right on Route 108S and drive for 0.6 miles. Turn right on Edwards Road. Drive 0.3 miles and turn right into ArborTrek.
From Burlington: Follow Route 15 East to Jeffersonville. Turn right on Route 108S at Jeffersonville. Follow for 4.5 miles to Edwards Road on the left. Note: Edwards Road intersects with Route 108S twice. Turn left at the second entrance to Edwards Road. Drive 0.3 miles and turn right into ArborTrek.
From I-89/Stowe/Waterbury(Summer Only): Take Exit 10 (I-89) in Waterbury, VT. Follow Route 100N to Stowe. In Stowe, turn left on Route 108N/Mountain Rd. through Smugglers’ Notch pass to Edwards Road on the right, about 4.5 miles from the top of the pass. Drive 0.3 miles on Edwards Road and turn right into ArborTrek.
From I-89/Stowe/Waterbury (Winter): Take Exit 10 (I-89) in Waterbury, VT. Follow Route 100N through Stowe to Morrisville. In Morrisville, pick up Route 15W through Johnson to Jeffersonville. In Jeffersonville, turn left on Route 108 South. Follow for 4.5 miles to Edwards Road on the left. Note: Edwards Road intersects with Route 108S twice. Turn left at the second entrance to Edwards Road. Drive 0.3 miles and turn right into ArborTrek.
From St. Albans: From I-89 and St. Albans State Hwy, head south on VT-104 S/Fairfax Rd. for 18 miles. Turn left on Route 15E for 3.0 miles. Turn right onto Church St. at Jeffersonville. Keep right on Route 108 South. Follow for 4.5 miles to Edwards Road on the left. Note: Edwards Road intersects with Route 108S twice. Turn left at the second entrance to Edwards Road. Drive 0.3 miles and turn right into ArborTrek.
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