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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Natural Feature
“beautiful area. scenec views fall foliage and just a great drive or bike ride. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Great hike in all four seasons (but may want snowshoes or crampons in winters). Abut 2mi to the summit, with largely gradual grades. There is a fire tower at the summit to climb up for panoramic views. Especially great in foliage season, but also spectacular in winter.!”
  • 8 locals recommend
Food
“Hand-crafted mead, ice cream, gifts and more in Groton, VT. www.artesanomead.com”
  • 5 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Over 26,000 acres of forest, including lakes, hiking trails, swimming beach, boat rentals, biking, picnicking, views, foliage viewing, wildlife viewing.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Park
“A big state park with several lakes and plenty of activities to choose from - hiking, biking, swimming, camping, fishing, boating, hunting, bird and wildlife viewing.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Library
“The Library has limited hours, but does offer wifi. Comfortable, cozy, friendly atmosphere. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“10 minute drive from your rooms. Nice short hike through forest up to an overlook of Groton and Kettle Ponds. Granite bedrock warmed by the sun. Fall color viewing is spectacular. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
  • 1 local recommends
Park
“Family beach area for Groton State Forest. Nearby wildlife museum and trails. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Natural Feature
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
  • 1 local recommends
Natural Feature
  • 1 local recommends
Establishment
“Lovely sandy swimming beach with changing rooms, concession stand, large lake, grills and picnic tables, canoes to rent. A bit of a drive but worth it for this classic vermont 'beach'. ”
  • 1 local recommends
State / Provincial Park
“Day use swimming area, car top boat launch, rentals of kayaks, canoes, and pedal boats, picnic area. There are hiking trails nearby.”
  • 1 local recommends
Natural Feature
“Boulder Beach in Groton State Park is about 45 minutes but has a lovely beach, snack bar and a playground. ”
  • 1 local recommends