Vermont November 14, 2019
Shelburne Is A Surprising Vermont Town That Makes An Excellent Weekend Getaway
There are so many quaint and adorable towns to visit in Vermont that it’s often easy to forget which ones to visit. This beautiful little town in Chittenden County sits right along Lake Champlain and you’ll want to make the trip there to see what it’s all about.
The town of Shelburne sits right along shores of the majestic Lake Champlain.
The town population is just over 7,000, but that doesn't include all of the visitors who make the trek to spend a weekend here.
For starters, pick up some fresh apples at Shelburne Orchards.
During the fall season, go apple picking. Or, head into their bakery for a fresh baked apple pie and some delicious hot cider.
Go to teddy bear heaven at the Vermont Teddy Bear Factory.
The founder started this company simply by selling stuffed teddy bears out of a cart along the streets of Burlington in the 1980s. But it has grown into one of the largest teddy bear companies in the state.
Enjoy a wine tasting at Shelburne Vineyards.
Try different types of tasty Vermont wines in the tasting room at Shelburne Vineyards. Have a glass, or take a bottle home to share with others.
Or have a beer at Fiddlehead Brewing Company.
If beer is more your style, head to the laidback Fiddlehead Brewing Company and order yourself a flight of some of Vermont's finest beers.
Spend the night at the Heart of the Village Inn.
To cap off a wonderful day of adventures, spend the night at the Heart of the Village Inn. This adorable bed & breakfast offers cozy accommodations.
Visit the amazing and ginormous Shelburne Farms.
This nonprofit education center for sustainability and working farm sits on 1,400 acres of beautiful land. Have lunch, explore their walking trails or visit the Children's Farmland while you're there.
For a scenic weekend getaway, head on over to Shelburne.
From an award-winning brewery to a nationally recognized working farm, there's plenty to do in this surprisingly delightful small town.
Shelburne is so quintessentially Vermont that it should be added to everyone’s must-visit list! Have you been here before? If so, what’d you think?
Address: Shelburne, VT, USA