Only 3 miles away is the Townshend State Forest and Park, a beautiful place to hike and enjoy nature. Further down the road is the Townshend Lake where you can enjoy swimming and only 4.1 miles away from The Lodge
Townshend State Park and Lake
Local Restaurants and eateries are Rick's Tavern, The Fat Crow, Newfane Market, Harmonyville Country Store, and The Riverbend Farm Market.
Local Food and Eats
The largest Friesian Horse breeding farm in the US, located in Townshend VT on 650-acres. They offer retreats, riding lessons and even Sleigh Rides in the Winter! Check them out, they are by appointment only. Pictured below is their featured Mare "Ymkje", absolutely stunning!
Friesians of Majesty
Come visit Mark and David at Newfane's local Antique shop, Fayetteville Corner. You might be greeted by Gracie their dog and enjoy fun conversation with Mark, sweets and treats made by Mark, and buy quality antique items. Tell them Oliver and David sent you!
Rock River Preservation is a local and popular Vermont swimming hole. Being only 6.5 miles from the Lodge you can enjoy fun in the sun on the river!
Rock River Preservation
The Retreat Farm offers unique weekly events where you can visit baby animals, walk the trails, and enjoy authentic farm experiences. Located next to the Retreat Farm is Grafton Village Cheese where you can buy handcrafted raw milk cheese. Come and visit these two great places!
Retreat Farm & Grafton Village Cheese in Brattleboro