Area Attractions

Lake Morey Resort is located in the heart of Vermont’s prettiest stretch of country, and yet it’s also convenient and easy to get to. This rare combination enables us to provide our guests with access to a long list of activities both on-site and nearby throughout the year.

  • Chapmans General Store: Located on Main Street in Fairlee, Chapmans has a wide selection of Vermont-made products, crafts, and souvenirs, as well as an extensive wine selection. Route 5, Fairlee, minutes from resort) (802) 333-9709
  • Montshire Museum of Science: Enjoy “one of the greatest assemblages of hands-on, child-friendly exhibits ever gathered in one place,” according to the NY Times. Inside see live animals, aquariums, and exhibits on space, nature, and technology. Outside, explore nature trails and picnic areas along the Connecticut River. Open daily 10 AM-5 PM. Exit 13, I-91, Norwich, VT (15 minutes from resort) (802) 649-2200 – www.montshire.org
  • Dan & Whit’s General Store: “If we don’t have it you don’t need it.” This classic general store has a little bit of everything: daily paper, fresh cut meats, winter boots, every size nail imaginable, fine wines and cheese, and, of course, true Vermont hospitality. Exit 13, I-91, Norwich, VT (15 minutes form resort) (802) 649-1602
  • Hanover, NH & Dartmouth College: A beautiful college town offering a wide variety of shopping and dining. Take a stroll down Main Street, relax on the Dartmouth Green with a good book or take in all the beauty that surrounds this classic Ivy League campus. Exit 13, I-91 (15 minutes from resort) (603) 643-3115 – www.hanoverchamber.org
  • Quechee Gorge & Village: Vermont’s “Little Grand Canyon” with beautiful vistas 162 feet above the Ottauquechee River. Hiking and walking trails along the mile-long chasm. Picnic overlooking waterfalls. Exit 1, I-89, Quechee, VT (25 minutes from resort) (802) 295-7600 – www.quecheegorge.com
  • Billings Farm & Museum: Get comfortable with the farm’s famous Jersey cows, sheep, workhorses, and oxen through family-centered activities. The Queen Anne farmhouse, farm life exhibit, and visitor center showcase this model farm established in 1871. Exit 1, I-89, Woodstock, VT (30 minutes from resort) (802) 457-2355 – www.billingsfarm.org
  • Vermont Raptor Center: Located at the Vermont Institute of Natural Science, this outdoor exhibit of non-releasable owls, hawks, falcons, and eagles is spectacular. VINS also features hiking trails, visitors’ center, and nature shop. Exit 1, I-89, Woodstock, VT (30 minutes from resort) (802) 457-2779 – www.vinsweb.org
  • Simon Pearce Glass: Watch the renowned, hand-blown glass and handmade pottery being created, start to finish, from a special catwalk-viewing gallery above the workspace floor. Exit 9, I-91, Windsor, VT (35 minutes from resort) (802) 674-6280 – www.simonpearce.com
  • Fairbanks Museum & Planetarium: Located in Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom, the building itself is a masterpiece of Victorian architecture featuring limestone and red sandstone carvings. Inside you’ll find Vermont’s only public planetarium, the New England Weather Center, and a large collection of natural science and artifacts from around the world. Exit 20, I-91, St. Johnsbury, VT (60 minutes from resort) (800) 748-2372 – www.fairbanksmuseum.org
  • Rock of Ages: Guided shuttle tours of the hundred-year-old quarry offer exceptional views of the 50-acre, 600-foot-deep active quarry–the world’s largest dimension granite quarry. Off Route 302 West, East Barre, VT (40 minutes from resort) (802) 476-3119 – www.rockofages.com
  • Farmway: Family owned and operated since 1983. We are located in a mill not a mall with over 17 acres of land to explore. The store has grown but our philosophy has never changed. We do our best to bring you the products that have been asked for and with the best of quality and service. With this idea in mind the store has over 4 million dollars in inventory of footwear, clothing, gear, sporting goods and houseware items – all quality name brands you know and love. Bradford, VT (10 minutes from resort) 802-222-9316 – www.vermontgear.com