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Our Network is Growing

Our Network is Growing

The Chittenden Brook Hut was installed September 28. Reservations are now live for stays beginning December 1, 2018. Photo Credit: Kyle Crichton, Leave Nice Tracks.   Not one, but TWO new huts this winter.   A change is upon us. Our mountains have shed most...

What is a Hut?

What is a Hut?

One of the first questions we're often asked when explaining the Vermont Huts Association for the first time is: "Well that's great and all... but what is a hut??" That is a fantastic question that we've finally decided to write a blog post about, to help clear the...

The Glory of Multi-Sport Days

The Glory of Multi-Sport Days

Abundant sunshine and warm days allow ample time for a morning skin followed by an afternoon bike ride.   April and May bring various sports together for the ultimate outdoor experience   If you're like most Vermonters, chances are you enjoy a number of...

Big Spring Announcements

Big Spring Announcements

The hut's bunk room will sleep eight guests. A reading nook in the common room will sleep two more.   You're in the Right Place to get the Latest Info.   The arrival of spring means exciting times are upon us at Vermont Huts. In just a few short months,...

Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities

Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities

The reading nook / extra sleeping bench in our first hut, complete with mountain trim work.   We still have some work to do.     It's nearly March, and that means we only have a few more months before our first hut moves from its current location at...

Reflecting on South Pond

Reflecting on South Pond

The former South Pond cabin. Photo: The Trust for Public Land   Our executive director's thoughts on the recent tragedy at South Pond   It has been just over a week since we learned about the loss of the beautiful South Pond cabin in Chittenden. When I first...

2017 Year in Review

2017 Year in Review

An in-progress photo of our first hut’s construction at Yestermorrow.   This is definitely the most exciting (and lengthy!) update we've shared. We're entering the winter season with a ton of momentum, and you'll want to read on to learn the latest developments...

Hitting Our Stride

Hitting Our Stride

Progress is being made on our first hut. Conceptual designs are in the works.     Despite the wet weather we've been experiencing here in Vermont, there are a lot of new developments to share on the hut front. Read on to see what we've been up to the past...

Top 5 Summer Activities in Vermont

Top 5 Summer Activities in Vermont

Summer is here in the Green Mountain State, which means (mostly) cooperative weather that allows for opportunities to enjoy the outdoors. This gives me the perfect chance to share my favorite recreation spots in VT, and why they should be yours too.     1....