Ludlow, VT —
Hiking in the Green Mountains

Vermont’s Green Mountains are most well known as a winter attraction, but they’re here to be enjoyed all year round! Take advantage of the sunny summer & fall weather and spend some time hiking in the Ludlow area.

Enjoy the spectacular views from the top of Okemo and take on the challenge of picking out local area attractions from afar! Choosing your starting point may not be the most difficult part of your adventure, but it won’t be easy to pick from the available options. Start from the Okemo Mountain base or the Jackson Gore base and make the 4.5 mile journey to the summit. For those looking for shade, try the six-mile round trip Healdville Trail. A quick nine minute drive from the base of Okemo will bring you to the neighboring town of Mount Holly, where you can enjoy the woods and wildlife of Vermont on your way up the back of Okemo Mountain. Once the top, test your limits and try to climb to the top of the fire tower. Your efforts will surely be rewarded as you stand above the treetops and appreciate all of Vermont’s beauty. The Vista Trail is a great option for those wishing to enjoy a hike and the beach. Located in Camp Plymouth State Park, visitors can tour the Plymouth cemetery and take in the view of Echo Lake and the state park from the Vista. Afterwards, go for a refreshing swim in the lake to cool off. Be aware that admission to the park is charged during the summer season. After you’ve finished your hike head over to the Green Mountain Sugar House located on Route 100 North for a maple creemee! You don’t want to miss this favorite Vermont treat.

"Once the top, test your limits and try to climb to the top of the fire tower."

"Afterwards, go for a refreshing swim in the lake to cool off."

Featured Listings

1070 Okemo Ridge Road, Ludlow, VT

Looking for that perfect getaway for any season on Okemo Mountain? From the moment that you drive up to this majestic home, you get a sense that you are going into special and unique place. The entry welcomes you with lovely stone pillars and deck with elegant lighting. Convenient location offers skiing right from your ski/boot room onto Line Drive ski trail yet allows extreme privacy and long range views. Have a seat on the stone patio while sitting around the fire. Plenty of room to entertain guests either in the game room just off the patio, the lounge bar room just off the main living area or watch a movie in the lower level family room. The main living room offers soaring ceilings with pretty wood beams and is open to the dining and kitchen areas. The floor plan offers nice separation of space in the bedrooms and the family rooms. Enjoy the extensive landscaping with an expansive stone patio, grand stone walls, two fire pit areas and elaborate stone steps. Everyone will enjoy soaking in the private hot tub that even includes a heat strip to help keep you warm getting in and out on those cold Vermont days!

379 Ghia Farm Road, Ludlow, VT

Your very own mountain sanctuary on Okemo. The Sachem trail is a short distance away, this home has deeded access to the Okemo trail network. This special property was designed by a VT Architect and constructed by a premier VT builder and conveniently located with easy access to the Sachem trail. This property offers plenty of space for your family and friends with 4 bedrooms and 4.5 bathrooms. Upon entering you are immediately taken with the details which include Douglas fir solid doors and beams, Hubbardton Forge VT made lighting throughout the house, and a raised hearth, floor to ceiling stone Rumford fireplace in a spacious great room with panoramic views, and cherry hardwood floors with radiant heat for those chillier nights. For the chefs of the house, come enjoy custom Crownpoint designed kitchen which highlight maple cabinetry, granite countertops, Subzero, Wolf, and Bosch appliances, including wine cooler, wet bar with prep sink , separate pantry , and under cabinet lighting. For the items that will make your VT life just a little easier enjoy plenty of storage in 15x11 ski room with 10 built-in cubbies, boot dryer, and additional outdoor storage. Two laundry rooms, cedar closet, heated garage, and plenty of parking with two driveways for access to either entry. Lower level den/game room offers wood stove, fridge, and wet bar. For your outdoor entertaining you will be sure to appreciate the covered grille and patio area. ROFR

109 Moon Shadow Drive, Ludlow, VT

Solitude Mountain Masterpiece - Enter this imaginative home and immediately you awestruck by the custom craftsmanship and attention to detail. Every window offers you one of the best views on the mountain. This is a true gem between the breathtaking mountain views and amazing ski-in / ski-out access. After a fun-filled day on the slopes with your family and friends come back and warm up in the great room by the expansive fieldstone fireplace and cathedral ceilings. Enjoy flipping pancakes in the chef's kitchen overlooking the sunrise over the slopes. Serve your family and friends by the crackling fire in a breakfast nook only a mountain home could offer. Spacious dining room opens to the kitchen and great room, great for a family affair. The primary ensuite offers yet another fireplace and is a comfortable private sanctuary alongside with a private office space. The Upper-level guest rooms are fun and playful with plenty of space for bunks and even a loft! The lower level features additional guest rooms, a family room with a fieldstone fireplace, and charming built-in benches. Go out to the deck after a long day and sit under the stars and snowflakes and relax in the hot tub. For all of your ski home convenience, you will certainly appreciate the large walkout ski room with plenty of storage for all of your gear. Oversized two-car garage.

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