Killington, situated at the headwaters of Vermont’s Ottauquechee River, is home to the largest ski area in the Eastern U.S., Killington Resort. This expansive all-season playground boasts six peaks and more than 3,000 feet of vertical drop. Hiking enthusiasts will find convenient access to the Appalachian and Long trails, and Killington’s Mountain Bike Park is served by two lifts and provides a variety of trails for all skill levels, as well as a bike shop and rental center.
Other on-mountain activities include the Beast Mountain Coaster (a 4,800-foot-long alpine coaster), disc golf, ATV mountain tours, scenic lift rides and a 42-obstacle ropes course. Killington Resort is also the site of a 6,186-yard championship golf course, complete with mountain streams and scenic vistas.