Stowe “Bike & Brew”
DAY ONE | Arrival Day | Green Mountain Inn
Settle in and relax at the Green Mountain Inn. Perhaps take a lovely stroll into the beautiful village of Stowe. After a delicious dinner, we will meet to discuss all the tour has to offer.
DAY TWO | Distance: 26 or 35 miles | Terrain: Intermediate to Advanced | Green Mountain Inn
Today we ride north along beautiful Randolph Road, stopping for a short hike out to pristine Moss Glen Falls and then to Morrisville. Here we have the option to ride out to Lake Elmore and then weave our way along the Lamoille River. We will also include a fun visit to Rock Art Brewery and the Lost Nation Brewery, two of Vermont’s growing number of elite microbreweries. We include a tour plus a tasting of a variety of their famous beers (including their double IPA for the courageous!).
DAY THREE | Distance: 40, 43 or 48 miles | Terrain: Intermediate to Advanced | Green Mountain Inn
Saturday takes us along the Stowe Bike Path, past the famous Stowe Ski Area and then up and over Smuggler’s Notch (with an optional lift from the van!). We visit Jeffersonville and Johnson, home of the famous woolen mill and outlet. Some will opt to take a beautiful loop north before passing through Hyde Park, past Cady’s Falls and along Stage Road back to Stowe. This evening we will take everyone out to the von Trapp Brewery and Bierhall for a tasting event and delightful dinner.
DAY FOUR | Distance: 14 miles | Terrain: Intermediate to Advanced
On Sunday, following a great Vermont country breakfast, we take a pleasant and easy loop ride through the village of Moscow and back along the Stowe Bike Path. We include a stop at the Alchemist Brewery, maker of the double IPA Heady Topper, which was recently voted the best beer in the world. You will not find it anywhere else so stock up!
Stowe “Bike & Brew” Vermont Long Weekend
4-DAY / 3-NIGHT BIKE TOUR
Make your reservation with confidence. Your tour is completely 100% refundable up to 60 days of the tour date.
August 15-18, 2019: $1195
Reserve with $200 deposit
Final payment due 60 days prior to your tour (personal check, Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover)
Single Supplement Fee for Private Room: $312
Cancellations: If you cancel your tour reservation, your cancellation fee will be determined as follows:
- If you cancel 60 or more days prior to the start of your tour, there is no cancellation fee.
- If you cancel between 45 and 59 days prior to the start of your tour, you will forfeit 50% of all tour payments.
- If you cancel between 0 and 44 days prior to the start of your tour, all tour payments will be forfeited.
For more than 180 years, the Green Mountain Inn has captivated travelers from around the world. Located on Main Street in the heart of historic Stowe, their rich history and overwhelming beauty entices visitors to return year after year.
Visits to several small, limited production breweries, guided beertasting and dinner at von Trapp Brewery and Bierhall, 3 nights lodging, 3 breakfasts, 3 dinners, bicycle and helmet.
FREE USE OF BIKES
We are happy to provide you with a bike to use at no charge. Our bikes come equipped with a front handlebar bag, rear carrier, water bottle, mirror and flat pedals. Pedal cages and soft gel seat covers are available on request. We are also happy to put your own clipless pedals (pedals that attach to your biking shoes) and seat on your bike if you wish. Specific details and styles of bikes available in each location are indicated under each photograph below. The make of bikes provided varies by location.