Country roads will lead you to Barnard, Vermont, a sleepy enclave standing in the shadow of busier Woodstock. In the summer months, expect your days to be full of mountain biking and farmers markets, and winters to consist of cross-country and downhill skiing. Your move to Barnard will be weighed heavily by the vast options of beautiful nature around you.
Barnard, VT —
Barnard has Something for Everyone
If you ever have had the fortunate experience to find yourself in the quaint hamlet of Barnard, VT on a crisp autumn day, consider yourself one of the lucky ones. Truth be told, it doesn’t matter in which season you arrive. Barnard has something for everyone at all times of the year.
As you approach Barnard from any direction, the Universalist Church steeple comes into view at about the same time as you encounter Silver Lake and the wonderful Barnard General Store. The lake is a spot for early morning meditation with a cup of coffee, an afternoon swim, or a paddleboard and kayak in the summer. In the winter, it becomes a center of skating and ice fishing.