A winter recreation resort, Sterling Ridge Log Cabins, receives enough snowfall for enjoyment of many winter activities.

Enjoy downhill skiing and riding  just 4 miles to Smugglers Notch Ski Resort.  Discount lift vouchers always available – Adult Full Day and Youth Full Day.Right from your door here at the resort you can cross country ski, passing through fields and beautiful wooded terrain.  Take a walk through the woods on snowshoes (rentals available) or have a real winter adventure on a guided snowmobile tour. Nearby horse drawn sleigh rides are offered at Lajoie Stables in Jeffersonville.

Ski and snowboarding

Ski and ride at Smugglers Notch Ski Resort which is renowned for its childrens learn to ski programs and adult learn to ski packages. Rentals available at Smugglers Notch, Triple Diamond Ski shop and No School Snowboard shop.

New terrain parks excite the boarder and rider with extra fun on the slopes.

Sterling Ridge guests get the benefit of discount ski passes for Smugglers Notch Ski Resort.  Inquire at the time of reservation.


Explore the woods on snowshoes right here at Sterling Ridge Resort on our 360 acres. Daily rentals available in the office.


Snowmobiling has become a popular and fun way to enjoy the winter beauty here in Vermont.  Guided snowmobile tours by Green Mountain Snowmobile Adventures are offering evening guided tours. Enjoy traveling through Smugglers’ Notch pass over to Mt. Mansfield (Stowe) ski area, past breathtaking ice flows and rock formations. Have your children, ages 6 – 12, guide their own little tour with Green Mountain Snowmobile’s mini-snowmobile tours on Thursday, Friday and Sunday evenings.

Do you have your own snowmobile? Sterling Ridge Log Cabins has access to the VAST trails and the Lamoille Valley Rail Trail. Explore the Green Mountains at your own pace through sugar bushes, forests and along river sides.


Dog sledding is a way to explore the Green Mountains of Vermont. Eden Dogsledding offers a great adventure in the pristine wilderness on groomed trails!

Sleigh Rides

Winter sleigh rides and winter horseback riding are available through Lajoie Stables in Jeffersonville. All sleigh rides are private and include a
guide. Call for more information and pricing on both sleigh rides and horseback riding 802-644-5347 or visit their website at www.lajoiestables.com.

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The top of taking a break from skiing to look over the green mountains.
vermont sleigh ride in winter
Winter view of ski trails at Smugglers Notch
vermont snowmobiling