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Get active in Bennington VT! From sports and recreation centers to the breathtaking natural Vermont landscapes, there is something for every level of adventurer to enjoy all year round. Find the perfect room at our Vermont b&b and then check out these suggested places to visit in Vermont.

Golf at Mount Anthony Country Club

180 Country Club Drive
Bennington, Vermont 05201
Phone: 802-442-2617
2 minutes from The Four Chimneys Inn.
Golf Digest Best Places to Play and Vermont’s first golf course. Stay and play packages available.

Bennington Tennis Center

200 Lovers Lane
Bennington, Vermont
Phone: 802-447-7557
Indoor tennis bubble. Open to the public.
5 minutes from The Four Chimneys Inn.

Bennington Recreation Center

655 Gage Street
Bennington, Vermont
Phone: 802-442-1053
Public indoor swimming pool and fitness center.
5 minutes from The Four Chimneys Inn.

Woodford State Park

142 State Park Road
Bennington, Vermont 05201
802-447-7169
Open for day use: 10:00 AM – Official Sunset
Season: Memorial Day weekend – Columbus Day weekend
Swimming, hiking, paddle boats.
15 minutes from The Four Chimneys Inn.

Lake Shaftsbury State Park

262 Shaftsbury State Park Rd.
Shaftsbury, Vermont 05262
802-375-9978
Open for day use: 10:00 AM – Official Sunset
Season: Memorial Day Weekend – Labor Day Weekend
Swimming, hiking, paddle boats.
20 minutes from The Four Chimneys Inn.

Lake Paran

Houghton Road
North Bennington, VT 05257
802-688-6270
Swim, boat, fish and have fun at Lake Paran.
10 minutes from The Four Chimneys Inn.

Lively’s Livery

193 Crossover Road
Bennington, Vermont
Phone: 802-447-7612
Trail rides. Carriage, wagon and sleigh rides. Weddings, special occasions.
Approximately 10 minutes from The Four Chimneys Inn.

Taylor Farm Sleigh Rides

Londonderry, Vermont
Phone: 802-824-5690
Sleigh Rides complete with toasted marshmallows, barn tours, fireside picnics.
Approximately 45 minutes from The Four Chimneys Inn.

Kimberly Farms

1214 Cross Hill Rd
Shaftsbury, Vermont 05257
Phone: 802- 442-5454
Horse back riding with panoramic vistas.
Approximately 15 minutes from The Four Chimneys Inn.

Mountain View Ranch

502 Easy Street
Danby, Vermont 05739
Phone: 802-293-5837
Horse back riding with beautiful mountain views (true to their name!)
Approximately 45 minutes from The Four Chimneys Inn.

Rhythm Hollow Stables

183 Park Street
North Bennington, Vermont 05257
Phone: 973-819-7462
e: tlowary@gmail.com
Approximately 10 minutes from The Four Chimneys Inn.
Horse back riding and lessons.

Billings Farm and Museum

5302 River Road
Woodstock, Vermont 05091
Phone: 802-457-2355
Getaway to Vermont’s rural heritage Woodstock, Vermont. Makes for a great day trip and a beautiful scenic Vermont drive.
Approximately 2.5 hours from The Four Chimneys Inn.

One World Conservation Center

413 Vermont Rt. 7, Bennington Vermont
Phone: 802-447-7419
Ninety-six acres including a meadow, wetland and a wooded hillside. Hiking nature observing.
Approximately 2.0 miles from The Four Chimneys Inn.

Downhill Skiing

There are 12 ski resorts within one hour of the inn.
Bromley Mountain is approximately 30 minutes from the inn.
Mount Snow is approximately 40 minutes from the inn.
Stratton Mountain is approximately 50 minutes from the inn.

Cross Country Skiing and Snowshoeing

Prospect Mountain
VT Route 9 East,
Woodford, Vermont
Approximately 15 minutes from the inn.
Moonlight ski available on many Saturdays. Rentals available.

Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home
1005 Hildene Road
Lincoln Family Home
Manchester Vermont 05255
Approximately 30 minutes from the inn.
Beautiful historic estate. Rentals available.

Anytime Fitness

120 Depot Street, Bennington, Vermont
Phone: 802.681.0161
Approximately 1/2 mile from The Four Chimneys Inn.

Zumba with Andrea

The Mill on Benmont,
Bennington, Vermont
Phone: 802.379.5468
Approximately 5 minutes from The Four Chimneys Inn.
Drop ins welcome.

The Yoga Place

Main Street,
Bennington, Vermont
Drop ins welcome.
Approximately 5 minutes from The Four Chimneys Inn.

Revolution Fitness

160 Benmont Avenue,
Bennington, Vermont 05201
Phone: 802-447-0217
Approximately 5 minutes from The Four Chimneys Inn.
Inn guests receive a $5/day rate.