Grafton Ponds

Grafton Ponds Outdoor Center

Located in picturesque Grafton, Vermont, Grafton Ponds Outdoor Center is a perfect vacation destination in all season. Delight in skiing, snowshoeing, tubing, and sleigh rides in the winter, or visit in the summer for mountain biking, swimming, hiking, and canoeing. At Grafton Ponds Outdoor Center, you’ll find activities, recreation, and events sure to entertain the entire family.

Mountain Biking

In the summer, we’re best known for our vast mountain bike terrain. From flat to steep and single track to expansive trails, we’ve got some of the best riding in southern Vermont.


Lace up your hiking boots and head out on our dedicated hiking trails. Trust us — there’s no better way to experience a Vermont summer than on miles of beautiful trails at Grafton Ponds Outdoor Center.

Frisbee Golf

Enjoy the beautiful terrain at Grafton Ponds while playing a round of frisbee golf.

Paddle Boats

Soak up the sun and enjoy a warm summer breeze out on the water, while you paddle around the ponds.


Swimming  —  Mountain Bike Rentals
Fat Biking  — Summer Camps for Kids  —  Dogs Welcome


Open daily through August 26,
from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Open weekends only August 27 – October 23,
from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Guests of The Grafton Inn:
Please inquire at the Front Desk about using our trails during the week.


783 Townshend Road
Grafton, VT 05146
(get directions)

(802) 843-2400

For other operational questions, please contact Karl Lauren at (802) 380-4439