Private get-away in the heart of the Green Mountains. Perfect for lovers of the outdoors, hikers, skiers, snowboarders, photographers, artists or for anyone who wants to disconnect from the routine and discover this peaceful place. 10 minutes drive to Snow Bowl and 15 minutes to Middlebury. The property has a large pond and a lovely creek plus terrific views and natural wildlife as well as various cross-country ski trails within a few miles and in walking distance.
In the heart of the Moosalamoo National Forest Recreation Area, this is a bright spacious, modern home on over 30 acres bordering national forest with an open view of a large private pond. There is a small beach area on one end of the pond and a screened-in porch attached to the house for enjoying the view in the shade. Beyond the pond is a lovely creek and just up the road are various hiking and over 40 miles of groomed cross-country ski trails as well as the Robert Frost Interpretive trail and the Robert Frost Cabin, Snow Bowl, Bread Loaf campus, Lake Dunmore, Silver Lake, Goshen Dam Lake, and the famous Blueberry Hill. Also nearby are Middlebury College and the towns of Middlebury, Brandon, Lincoln, Bristol, and within an hour are Burlington, Rutland, Sugarbush (slopes) and Killington.
Relax in the quiet and enjoy views of green from every room. This beautiful retreat in nature is perfect for families, couples, friends, artists, writers, photographers, yoga enthusiasts, special private events and more!
The house has two levels and a furnished screened-in porch. Guests will have access to either just the upstairs level or both, depending on number of guests booked.
Interaction with guests
The owners are not in the same city; however, they are easy to contact and there is a property manager who will greet guests and will be somewhat available in the event of any issues.
Other things to note
The Ripton Community House holds the "Ripton Coffee House" event series and the Robert Frost Cabin (where the famous poet did much of his writing) are also nearby
There are great places to canoe, kayak and paddleboard close by
There are nice shops, restaurants, coffee shops, and arts/culture events in Middlebury
- Smoking is only permitted outside in designated areas, and must be disposed of in provided recepticle.
- Must leave the property the way you found it. Exceptions: beds and laundry.
- No pets
- Fireplaces are NOT useable. They are decorative only and are not in working order at this time. Please do not attempt to build a fire.
- Property is available for private events subject to approval by owners. Different rates and requirements apply.
-NO parties allowed without prior approval/arrangements with owners.
-The house is off a dirt road. Please use caution when driving at night and/or in strong weather conditions.
-Please use extra caution near ice. The pond may appear to be frozen, but is deep and does not freeze solid enough to be safe.
-Please supervise any children near the water, as there are no fences around the pond or creek.
-Place any trash in metal recepticles provided outside with lid CLOSED. We do not want to invite any wild animals...
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