From the Editor

It seems silly to think that ski resorts once banned snowboarders from the slopes, but it’s true. Recently, thanks to the time machine that is the internet, I watched a Canadian Broadcasting Corp. news segment from 1985 about the “dangers” snowboarders posed

Funky, fun, eclectic and full of ‘Lebenslust’

Wunderbar Biergarten brings global menu to Bellows Falls By Susan AllenBELLOWS FALLS, Vt. “Wunderbar” is German for “wonderful.” Remy Walker and Alain Martinez added new meaning to the word, creating the Wunderbar Biergarten in the heart of downtown Bellows Falls that also

The little ski hill that could

Brattleboro’s Living Memorial Park offers $5 lift tickets and 8 decades of tradition By Kevin O’ConnorBRATTLEBORO, Vt. Turn back history to January 1938 and you’ll see headlines as dark as storm clouds, be it about President Franklin Roosevelt focusing his State of

2020 UpCountry Ski Guide

ALPINE SKIING In Southern Vermont Bromley Mountain 3984 Vermont Route 11, Peru, Killington Resort 4763 Killington Road, Killington, Magic Mountain 495 Magic Mountain Access, Londonderry, Mount Snow 39 Mount Snow Road, West Dover, Okemo Mountain Resort 77 Okemo

Get out there and start fat biking

5 tips to get you started By Noah HoffenbergPITTSFIELD, Mass. One part mountain bike and one part zeppelin. Will it float or fly away? And does it bounce? It can only be one thing: a fat bike. All it takes is a

10 events not to miss in the new year

In Southern Vermont… Grafton Ice Bar 2020 Grafton InnGrafton802-843-2248, 11 You’ll want to bundle up for this chilly outdoor event featuring a bar literally made out of ice. Signature cocktails are served through ice sculptures at this 21-and-older event. In addition