The possibilities around Stowe Mountain Lodge are incredible. Enjoy a relaxing walk on a nature path or a challenging Mount Mansfield summit. A fifteen minute hike or a full day adventure is at your fingertips within a short walk or drive from the Lodge. Lace up and enjoy the experience at these popular Vermont vacation spots. Speak with a guide and decide upon the best route for you up Vermont's highest peak with the option of riding the Gondola down. Options include the Long Trail, Hazelton or Hell Brook trail. All Mt. Mansfield ascents are difficult and may include rock scrambles. Not recommended for novice hikers. If the unexpected mood for adventure strikes you, but you are unprepared, Adventure Packs are available for you to rent for the day.