It won’t be long before the leaves in Killington, Vermont will start their annual display of beautiful colors of red, orange, and gold. The best time to see the Fall foliage in Vermont is typically around mid-September to late October, but sometimes you can start to see isolated trees with a little color change as early as mid-to late August. As the morning air turns crisp and chilly, you know Fall is here bringing with it that perfect time to enjoy festivities and activities that celebrate the changing of the seasons. Read more below about what Killington, Vermont has to offer during this beautiful time of year.
Adventure Center Killington Vermont
From big thrills to easy fun, the Snowshed Adventure Center has something for everyone. The Adventure Center is open to all and tickets are only required for riders. Some attractions are free, including our hiking trails, wellness walking path, and mountain gym. The Snowshed Food Court is open daily for delicious, fresh, and local lunch options.
The Killington Valley has some of the greatest views in the Northeast. From relaxing walks to adventurous climbs, there is always something new to try for all skills levels. Enjoy Killington, Vermont’s stunning Fall foliage while experiencing the best peaks in New England.
Enjoy the majestic colors of Fall while on two wheels in Killington, Vermont’s stunning mountain biking trails. Featuring miles of the best trails of the Northeast, Killington’s Bike Park is New England’s fastest-growing downhill mountain bike park. Featuring three high-speed lifts serving over 30 miles of trails for beginner to expert riders, including Classic New England and Gravity Logic’s signature flow trails, Killington Bike Park has terrain suitable for everyone.
Hit the Killington, Vermont mountains this Fall with ATV Vermont! ATV Vermont has customized tours with experienced guides to take you through the breathtaking views of Killington’s peaks in a Polaris Razor. You have the option of driving yourself; no clutch or shifting, if you can drive a car, you can drive a Polaris Razor! Don’t feel like driving? Ride with one of our experienced guides, sit back and enjoy the views and the best part is they are located right across from our hotel.
Killington, Vermont features some of the best golf courses in the United States. Experience beautiful Fall foliage views from Killington’s par 72 golf course, a course for all levels. If you’re looking to test your skills, there is Green Mountain National. This course has challenging design features carved out of the majestic Green Mountains and offers solitude and a “private” golf experience that will challenge players of all abilities.
Here are a few other events and festivities we think you will enjoy.
Vermont Ultra, Beast, and Spartan Weekend-September 11-12, 2022
Welcome to the Birthplace of the Spartan Beast. Killington, Vermont has hosted three Spartan World Championship events. If you think you’re among the saddest of the east, we welcome you to come to play in what is known as “Joe’s backyard.” This is where Spartan Race was born, and that means anything goes. You can expect steep slopes, off-trail descents, massive climbs, and chilly swims. The wonderful ski-town of Killington welcomes Spartans with open arms. Come see where it all began and witness the menace that gave Spartan Race its roots. Be forewarned though: this course has been known to destroy those not prepared in their mind, body, legs, and soul. This iconic race has a lot of history.
Killington BrewFest-September TBA 2022
Wet your whistle with a backdrop of 4,241′ of Vermont’s finest autumn foliage and enjoy live music, a plethora of fabulous food offerings, and over 80 of the finest craft beers in the region.
Brewfest is one of Killington’s most distinctive annual celebrations. We’ve expanded to include Snowshed & Ramshead Base Lodges, allowing more activities, beer, and food.