What is there to do around here? Plenty.

The Rutland Region offers everything from movies, bowling, concerts and shopping to hiking, biking and skiing.

Rutland is among Vermont’s largest cities and is rich with history and culture, as well as countless opportunities to explore something new.

Things to do in and around Rutland

Pine Hill Park

Pine Hill Park offers a highly refined, 300-acre, 16 mile trail network offering some of the very best mountain biking, running, hiking and snowshoeing in central Vermont. The park is also free to access.

Killington and Pico Ski Areas

Our campus is located just 11 miles from Pico Mountain Resort and 14 miles from Killington Resort. Killington is one of the largest ski resorts in the Northeast and is home to some of the best skiing and riding. Killington is also home to the Snowshed Adventure Center during the warmer months.

The Paramount Theatre

The Paramount Theatre is located in downtown Rutland and hosts live events, concerts, plays and more throughout the year.

Chaffee Art Center

With two locations in Rutland, the Chaffee Art Center and Chaffee Downtown provide gallery displays of nationally and locally-recognized artists.

Vermont Farmers’ Market

This year-round market is one of the largest and most diverse in Vermont and runs multiple markets in various locations across Rutland.

Green Mountain Rock Climbing Center

Spend the day at Rutland’s only indoor rock climbing gym.

Flagship Cinemas

Catch the latest film at this nine-screen theater in downtown Rutland.

Rutland Free Library

The Library is one of the community’s most valuable resources and also regularly hosts community events.

Lake Bomoseen

Take a dip in the sunshine with breathtaking views at Lake Bomoseen, located just 20 minutes from campus.

The Carving Studio and Sculpture Center

The Carving Studio and Sculpture Center creates a learning environment with sculpture workshops, artist residencies and exhibitions. Visitors are inspired by our unique location among historic West Rutland marble quarries in the Green Mountains of Vermont.

Rutland Calendar of Events

For more information about the Rutland region and to view a calendar of local events happening this month, visit the Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce or Downtown Rutland Partnership.