Jennifer’s guidebook

Jennifer
Jennifer’s guidebook

Food scene

Hardware store, restaurant, and BAR! Good food and beer and sometimes live music.
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Harry's Hardware
3087 Main St
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Hardware store, restaurant, and BAR! Good food and beer and sometimes live music.
Great pizza, creamies, and other Italian favorites.
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Hardwick House of Pizza
387 Wolcott St
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Great pizza, creamies, and other Italian favorites.
Gourmet pizza and local beers
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Positive Pie Hardwick
87 S Main St
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Gourmet pizza and local beers
Sit-down meal, atmosphere
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The Creamery Restaurant
46 Hill St
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Sit-down meal, atmosphere
Gourmet pizza and local beer
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Positive Pie
22 State St
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Gourmet pizza and local beer
Great micro-brewed beer, good food, and nice owners!
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Red Barn Brewing
2211 U.S. Route 2
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Great micro-brewed beer, good food, and nice owners!
Closest store for all your general store needs- deli, produce, groceries, beer, and wine.
Cabot Village Store
3109 Main St
Closest store for all your general store needs- deli, produce, groceries, beer, and wine.
Great little cafe in downtown Cabot. Hours might change, so perhaps call first or check online.
Cabot Cafe
3075 Main St
Great little cafe in downtown Cabot. Hours might change, so perhaps call first or check online.
Store right by Joe's Pond in Danville (about 15 minutes) - great general store with prepared food too - call for specials!
Hastings Store
2748 US-2
Store right by Joe's Pond in Danville (about 15 minutes) - great general store with prepared food too - call for specials!
Monpelier - Best Thai food in Vermont (won this award several times) - only open for lunch - weekdays and sometimes a wait to get served. Great prices, great food - can be spicy to request for mild :) Small shop so plan for eating outdoors in the local parks of at the Capitol Building.
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Wilaiwan's Kitchen
34 State St
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Monpelier - Best Thai food in Vermont (won this award several times) - only open for lunch - weekdays and sometimes a wait to get served. Great prices, great food - can be spicy to request for mild :) Small shop so plan for eating outdoors in the local parks of at the Capitol Building.
Wonderful affordable Thai food- open most days and hours - can order over the phone for pickup. Boba tea and delicious curry!
Pho Thai Express
54 Main St
Wonderful affordable Thai food- open most days and hours - can order over the phone for pickup. Boba tea and delicious curry!
Larger natural foods store with great selection of beer and wine.
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Hunger Mountain Coop station
623 Stone Cutters Way
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Larger natural foods store with great selection of beer and wine.
Local gin producer with a great little bar with food and tastings, etc. in Montpelier.
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Caledonia Spirits
116 Gin Ln
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Local gin producer with a great little bar with food and tastings, etc. in Montpelier.
Famous brewery - unique place that is nationally famous for their products
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Hill Farmstead Brewery
403 Hill Rd
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Famous brewery - unique place that is nationally famous for their products

Sightseeing

One of our famous Vermont covered bridges right here in Cabot.
AM Foster Covered Bridge
1645 Cabot Plains Rd
One of our famous Vermont covered bridges right here in Cabot.
Great place to walk and swim - gorgeous!
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Warren Falls
3919 Vermont Rte 100
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Great place to walk and swim - gorgeous!
Amazing place to walk, see waterfalls, etc. Near Stowe Village with coffee shops, book stores, etc.
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Smugglers Notch State Park
6443 Mountain Rd
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Amazing place to walk, see waterfalls, etc. Near Stowe Village with coffee shops, book stores, etc.
Visit the famous Ben & Jerry's factory for a tour, ice cream, and gift shop!
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Ben & Jerry’s
1281 Vermont Rte 100
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Visit the famous Ben & Jerry's factory for a tour, ice cream, and gift shop!
Amazing corn maze in nearby Danville -only open in the fall. Must buy tickets online in advance due to covid restrictions.
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Great Vermont Corn Maze
1404 Wheelock Rd
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Amazing corn maze in nearby Danville -only open in the fall. Must buy tickets online in advance due to covid restrictions.

swimming

Beautiful place to swim! A little far away from Cabot but the drive is scenic.
Lake Willoughby South Beach
Vermont 5A
Beautiful place to swim! A little far away from Cabot but the drive is scenic.
Great beach for swimming! Places to hike in the State Park too.
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Boulder Beach State Park
2278 Boulder Beach Rd
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Great beach for swimming! Places to hike in the State Park too.
Great place to swim!
Marshfield Dam Reservoir
5229 US-2
Great place to swim!
Beach to swim, restaurants in Danville near pond
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Joes Pond
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Beach to swim, restaurants in Danville near pond
Great swimming spot not too far away
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Wrightsville Beach Recreation Area
369 VT-12
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Great swimming spot not too far away
Great swimming and on the way to Burlington or Stowe
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Waterbury Reservoir
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Great swimming and on the way to Burlington or Stowe

City/town information

Great little shops, near skiing, sightseeing, Smuggler's Notch State Park
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Stowe
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Great little shops, near skiing, sightseeing, Smuggler's Notch State Park
Capital of Vermont, one of the few gold domes in the US, lots of restaurants, movie theaters, boutique shops, etc.
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Montpelier
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Capital of Vermont, one of the few gold domes in the US, lots of restaurants, movie theaters, boutique shops, etc.
Largest town nearby (about an hour) on the shores of Lake Champlain (can walk along or swim in the lake), college town (UVM) with bookstores, cafes, restaurants, and also bigger stores (Target, Barnes & Noble, etc.) in the area (some in connected towns like Shelburne, Williston).
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Burlington
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Largest town nearby (about an hour) on the shores of Lake Champlain (can walk along or swim in the lake), college town (UVM) with bookstores, cafes, restaurants, and also bigger stores (Target, Barnes & Noble, etc.) in the area (some in connected towns like Shelburne, Williston).
Closest village with general store, cafe, hardware store/brew pub - note that hours in all businesses limited so call if in the evening or weekend.
Cabot
Closest village with general store, cafe, hardware store/brew pub - note that hours in all businesses limited so call if in the evening or weekend.
Great small town with restaurants, gift shops, larger grocery store—right on a river.
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Hardwick
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Great small town with restaurants, gift shops, larger grocery store—right on a river.
Small park at covered bridge on Route 2 just before entering Plainfield. Pizza restaurant and Goddard College in this little town, famous for its place in 60's protest history.
Plainfield
Small park at covered bridge on Route 2 just before entering Plainfield. Pizza restaurant and Goddard College in this little town, famous for its place in 60's protest history.

Hiking

Great view, medium to hard hike (5 hrs)
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Mount Hunger
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Great view, medium to hard hike (5 hrs)
Hiking trail, climb tower at the end for the view.
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Spruce Mountain
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Hiking trail, climb tower at the end for the view.
Great short hike with a view at the end - and then go and swim at Boulder Beach or Kettle Pond, also in Groton State Park.
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Owls Head Mt.
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Great short hike with a view at the end - and then go and swim at Boulder Beach or Kettle Pond, also in Groton State Park.
This trail is closed May through mid-August for Peregrine Falcon breeding season. Very close to the house, short hike, and incredible view! , so look for the sign to see if you can take the trail when you go. Directions: Take right from the house to where Churchill Road hits Coit’s Pond Road, turn right. You’ll see Coit’s Pond and a small parking area on your left, keep going. Eventually you the road will swing left and you will see a sign for a driveway on your right. The parking area for the Nichols Ledge trailhead will be about thirty yards on your left. The trailhead starts at the parking lot. The trail itself is a quick hike. As with most trails some might find it difficult but if you are used to hiking at all it’s a quick (ten – fifteen minute) hike to the vantage point over looking Nichols Pond. The view from the ledge is incredible and probably more so in the autumn or spring when the forests explode with green.
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Nichols Ledge
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This trail is closed May through mid-August for Peregrine Falcon breeding season. Very close to the house, short hike, and incredible view! , so look for the sign to see if you can take the trail when you go. Directions: Take right from the house to where Churchill Road hits Coit’s Pond Road, turn right. You’ll see Coit’s Pond and a small parking area on your left, keep going. Eventually you the road will swing left and you will see a sign for a driveway on your right. The parking area for the Nichols Ledge trailhead will be about thirty yards on your left. The trailhead starts at the parking lot. The trail itself is a quick hike. As with most trails some might find it difficult but if you are used to hiking at all it’s a quick (ten – fifteen minute) hike to the vantage point over looking Nichols Pond. The view from the ledge is incredible and probably more so in the autumn or spring when the forests explode with green.
Medium to hard hike - check out online for details. Fantastic view at the top!
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Mount Hunger
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Medium to hard hike - check out online for details. Fantastic view at the top!
Difficult hike - famous views - check online for details
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Camels Hump
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Difficult hike - famous views - check online for details

Shopping

Sweet gift store in Hardwick
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Whistle Emporium
41 S Main St
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Sweet gift store in Hardwick
Great independent bookstore, decent selection and helpful staff. Decent children and YA selection upstairs.
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Bear Pond Books
77 Main St
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Great independent bookstore, decent selection and helpful staff. Decent children and YA selection upstairs.
Local art store- impressive selection for its size!
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Drawing Board Inc
22 Main St
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Local art store- impressive selection for its size!
Closest larger grocery store
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Tops Friendly Markets
82 VT-15
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Closest larger grocery store
Largest grocery store nearby (farther than Tops in Hardwick, but better selection).
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Shaw's
2 Main St
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Largest grocery store nearby (farther than Tops in Hardwick, but better selection).