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Recreation, Restaurants & Area Attractions


Waterbury, Vermont is centrally located for enjoying the area's most popular destinations, events, activities, and entertainment. Waterbury is the gateway to all types of recreation and is home to some of the world's best specialty food companies. Here are just a few favorites of our guests.

Waterbury Vermont


Shopping & Attractions

Arts & Entertainment

  • Montpelier Chamber Orchestra Society - Twenty-one of Central Vermont's finest string musicians bring you everything from Arcangelo Corelli to Thelonius Monk.
  • Vermont Philharmonic - Central Vermont's community symphony orchestra with regular performances at the Barre Opera House. Catch the Summer Pops concert at Moose Meadow in mid-August.
  • Eleva Chamber Players - Professional all-string chamber orchestra performing classical music to raise the human spirit. Founded by Willie.
  • Lost Nation Theater, Montpelier - The area's award-winning, professional theater company.
  • Savoy Theater, Montpelier - Cozy movie house and video store featuring international, arts, and independent films.
  • Free Outdoor Concerts - Talented local groups perform jazz, big band, blues, barbershop, and more (only during the summer, of course), at the Rusty Parker Memorial Park, Waterbury.
  • Green Mountain Film Festival - Takes place at venues throughout downtown Montpelier. It is the leading film festival in Vermont.
  • Valley Players - Waitsfield's popular community theater.
  • Vermont Festival of the Arts - The month of August and Labor Day Weekend
  • Mad River Craft Fair

Other Community Events

  • Farmers Market, Rusty Parker Memorial Park, Waterbury - Thursdays from 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm, in the summer
  • Waterbury Flea Market, Route 2 West - Huge bargains every Saturday and Sunday in the summer and during foliage season.
  • Independence Day Parade & Festival, Waterbury - A hometown favorite. Usually the Saturday before July 4th.
  • Montpelier Events Calendar.
  • Vermont Events Calendar.



  • Ocha Thai - 1024 Waterbury-Stowe Rd (802-882-8239). Excellent authentic Thai cuisine.
  • Michael's on the Hill, Route 100 North (802-244-7476) - New England cuisine with European finesse.
  • Hen of The Wood, 92 Stowe Street (802-244-7300) - Inventive fine dining in a former grist mill. Nationally renowned by Food & Wine Magazine and the James Beard Foundation.
  • Arvad's, 3 South Main Street (802-244-8973) - a pub & grill serving great salads, burgers, with an international beer selection.
  • Lee Zachary's Pizza, 2 Butler St., (802-244-5650)- Eat in or get it delivered.
  • The Reservoir Restaurant & Tap Room, 1 S. Main St. (802-244-7827) - An extensive pub menu featuring fresh meats, burgers, salads, chicken wings and craft brews.
  • The Blue Stone Pizza Shop & Tavern, 13 Stowe St. (802-882-8185) - Gourmet pizza, wraps, burgers and wings with a dozen beers on tap. Eat in or take-out.


  • The Pitcher Inn (888-867-4824) - A memorable romantic dining experience in a Relais & Chateaux property, situated in the village of Warren. If you don't mind pushing the limit on your platinum card, ask about the exclusive private dining experience in the wine cellar. This is a great choice for anniversaries, weddings, civil union dinners and other special occasions.


  • Royal Thai Orchid - Excellent authentic Thai dishes and drinks, open for lunch and dinner
  • Sarducci's, Main Street - Popular Italian restaurant next to the Winooski River.
  • Main Street Grill & Bar, Montpelier - Haute cuisine at reasonable prices by the New England Culinary Institute (NECI)
  • Hunger Mountain Co-Op, drive behind Sarducci's - A grocery store & cafe featuring health foods, international foods, organic produce, vegan items and more.
  • J. Morgan's - Popular bar and steakhouse located at the Capitol Plaza Hotel


Massage & Relaxation

Outdoor Activities

  • Hiking, snowshoeing or cross-country skiing at Moose Meadow Lodge (Snowshoes provided. Bring your own skis.)
  • Biking on Scenic Route 100
  • Hiking on Camel's Hump or Hunger Mountain
  • Rock and Ice Climbing adventures
  • Skiing in Stowe, Sugarbush, Bolton Valley, Mad River Glen or Cochran's
  • Get ski conditions for Vermont.
  • Hiking or Snowshoeing on the Green Mountain Club's Trails
  • Cross-country Skiing at Trapp Family Lodge
  • Snowmobiling on the Vermont Association of Snow Travelers trails (permits required)
  • Golf at the Country Club of Vermont - 802-244-1801. 2012 Rates $96-$125, including balls and golf cart.

Mountain Biking on Perry Hill Trail in Waterbury
Waterbury Area Trail Alliance
Mountain Biking on Perry Hill Trail, Waterbury, Vermont
Perry Hill Trail is less than 3 miles from Moose Meadow Lodge.
We offer covered parking and a washing station for your bike.

Vermont Climbing & Adventure School

  Fishing Guide

Catamount Fishing Adventures
 Horse Back Riding

Vermont Icelandic Horse Farm


Clearwater Sports

  Wagon & Sleigh Rides

Gentle Giants, Stowe


Stowe Snowmobile Tours


Sugarbush Soaring Association

 Dog Sledding

October Siberians

Eden Mountain Dog Sleds

Find Your Trail. The Vermont African American heritage trail is just one of the many fascinating and enjoyable things to do while you're in Vermont. Whether you like to learn more about our beer, wine, cheese, the Civil War, or our scenic byways, be sure to experience the State's many cultural heritage trails. More info.

Moose Meadow Lodge
Greg Trulson & Willie Docto, Innkeepers
607 Crossett Hill, Waterbury, Vermont 05676
Telephone: 802-244-5378