Out and About

Trail Magic

An inside look at the hiking scene in Southern Vermont – plus a few favorite local day hikes!


Benjamin Ward & SQD Gallery

A candid conversation with one of the Vermont arts scene’s rising stars.


Black Hole Hollow Farm – An Inspiring Estate

Black Hole Hollow Farm in South Arlington, Vermont, is for sale for the first time in many years. The fabled residence – which played host to many, including Sir Ian Fleming – was once owned by the man many believe to be the inspiration for James Bond.


A New Chapter

The owners and staff of The Northshire Bookstore and The Silver Fork shed light on the future of two of Manchester’s most beloved businesses.


Your Mansion in the Mountains – The Wilburton

STORY BY BENJAMIN LERNER PHOTOGRAPHY COURTESY THE WILBURTON After 75 years as a country inn, The Wilburton Inn has transformed into The Wilburton Destination Resort. Specializing in family reunions, destination weddings, and ski season vacation homes, the private 30-acre hilltop estate features an array of lodging options that range from suites to cottages, as well […]



This year, many of Southern Vermont’s cultural institutions are bringing their performances outdoors. We, at Stratton Magazine, had the privilege of speaking with the owners, directors, and executive staff of some of Vermont’s most beloved cultural organizations, who provided crucial details regarding their summer plans.



Stratton Mountain Resort’s Golf Course Superintendent Shawn Murnaghan speaks on the past, present, and future of Stratton’s golf course and explains the craft of golf course maintenance.


Handmade Harmony

Southern Vermont luthier Will Mosheim of Seeders Instruments sheds light on the artisanal craft process behind his exquisite heirloom-quality instruments.


High Altitude High Frequency

102.7 WEQX’s Operations Manager Jeff Morad sounds off about the past, present and future of the legendary Southern Vermont alternative radio station.

Features and Stories

Carson Thurber
SPOTLIGHT: Carson Thurber

A candid conversation with Stratton Mountain School’s new Head of School, Carson Thurber.

Giving Back

Giving Back: The Spirit of Stratton

Celebrating the Stratton Foundation and the Carlos Otis Stratton Mountain Clinic.


Vermont Country Store
Cabin Fever

Conquer seasonal boredom with some wholesome and engaging recreational pursuits, courtesy of Vermont’s most beloved stores and companies.

Good Works

Middlebury College
Forward Thinking

Vermont’s Colleges and Universities provide helpful insights for prospective students and their families.

Good Works

Food for Growth

Learn about Vermont’s Community Supported Agriculture movement.

Snow Sports

The perfect fit
The Perfect Fit

Stratton’s boot fitters shed light on the process of orthotic fitting.

Features and Stories

Molly Gray

Vermont’s new Lieutenant Governor speaks on her formative experiences at Stratton Mountain School.

Out and About

right on track
Right on Track

United in pursuit of snowshoeing excellence, Dion Snowshoes and NeviTrek walk a bold new path.

Features and Stories

Second to None

Southern Vermont’s secondhand stores find success by embracing inventive business strategies.


Manchester Christmas

An exclusive printing of the first chapter from EMMY ® Award winning journalist John Gray’s brand-new novel, Manchester Christmas.