Vermont Annual Inspiration Guide

Located at the northeastern end of Lake Champlain, St. Albans offers visitors a little bit of everything. One of the fastest growing communities in Vermont, St. Albans has a rich history, dating back over 250 years. The historic and charming downtown is full of buildings featuring Victorian-era architecture and has largely been unchanged since the mid-18oo's, when St. Albans was a hub for shipping. This area takes great pride in providing an unmatched sense of place for both residents and visitors, with its down-to-earth and welcoming community. There are many opportunities to experience, savor and adventure, including outdoors on Lake Champlain and in the Green Mountains. With a variety of things to see and do, use this itinerary to inspire your St. Albans getaway. PHOTO COURTESY OF: CITY OF ST. ALBANS 28 1-800-VERMONT DAYONE Spend the day taking in the beauty of the region and Lake Champlain then enjoy a relaxing dinner and showdowntown. EXPERIENCE St. Albans Bay Marina Walk along the expansive dock and along the shoreline of Lake Champlain. Take in the views ofthe Adirondack Mountains in NewYork to the south and relax listening to the sounds of the water. The Depot This venue hosts a variety of shows and events, including local bands, comedians, trivia nights and much more. Check their website for a full schedule of what's playing during your visit. FOODAND DRINK Green Mountain Cafe Located just outside of downtown, Green Mountain Cafe is the perfect stop for a hearty breakfast to bring with you to fuel your day exploring St. Albans. Bayside Pavilion Enjoy lunch across the street from St. Albans BayMarina while watching the boats and enjoying the views of Lake Champlain. Sip on a perfectly crafted drink and fill up on something from their vastmenu. Mill River Brewing Offering many styles ofbeer made with Vermont grown hops, stop by the brewhouse for a sample or take cans, growlers or quarts to go. Jeff's Maine Seafood Cap off your first day in St. Albans at this local's favorite fine dining restaurant and lounge. Jeffs is known for its seafood, but the menu offers a variety of dishes to please everyone. STAY Back Inn Time This beautifully restored Victorian Manor located downtown exudes charm and warmth. Relax on the covered porches and cozy up in an elegant guest room. Enjoy a full breakfast the next morning. PLAY Kill Kare State Park Located on the tip of St. Albans point, this state park is surrounded on three sides by Lake Champlain and offers incredible views, swimming, kayak and canoe rentals and picnic areas.