Events: Grafton Trails

Vermont Group Activities & Events

Grafton Trails & Outdoor Center is a perfect location for groups to gather for team building, celebrations, or just some fresh air and rejuvenation.

December 2018

Saturday December 22nd
Wine & Cheese Hike

Thursday December 27th
Monday December 31st
Wine & Cheese Hike

January 2019

Saturday January 5th
Wine & Cheese Hike

Saturday January 12th
Wine & Cheese Hike

Saturday January 19th
Wine & Cheese Hike

Saturday January 26th
Wine & Cheese Hike &
BCBS Snow Days & Sleigh Rides

February 2019

Saturday February 2nd
Wine & Cheese Hike

Saturday February 9th
Wine & Cheese Hike &
Winter Carnival & Sleigh Rides

Saturday February 16th
Wine & Cheese Hike

Saturday February 23rd
Wine & Cheese Hike

March 2019

Saturday March 2nd
Wine & Cheese Hike

Monday March 4th-Tuesday March 5th
Youth Day Camp (see more here)

Saturday, March 23
Cabin Fever Spring Fling (learn more)


April 2019

Typically the Grafton Trails & Outdoor Center closes for most of April due to mud season and our staff working hard to get the trails ready for the summer season!

May 2019

Tuesday May 21st-Thursday May 23rd
Bike Instructor Certification Program
Level 1 Course
(see more here)

Make sure to check back to stay updated on our events!

Please feel free to call or email the Outdoor Center for details regarding any of the listed events.

We find snow & wine to be a perfect pairing!

This winter, strap on your snowshoes and enjoy a guided tromp through the woods that concludes with wine and Grafton Village Cheese tastings at Grafton Trails & Outdoor Center. The tour is based on the ability of the group.

$40 pp. Reservations are necessary and tours fill up quickly. See our calendar of events to see available dates.

Tours begin at 1 pm. 6-person minimum required for the tour.

Every Saturday from December 22nd-March 2nd. Additional dates of December 27th-31st during the holiday season.

Call (802) 843-2400 to reserve your spot.

Winter Group Activities

Grafton Trails After Hours
Bonfire, snowshoeing, skiing or tubing (doesn’t include rentals), hot cocoa: $500

Customized tours can be planned for large groups.
Please contact the outdoor center to discuss in detail.

Summer Group Activities

Grafton Trails After Hours
Evening bonfire with S’mores: $500

Game Set Up
Setting up lawn games at the Grafton Inn or Grafton Trails: bocce, badminton, or croquet: $50

Hiking Tour
Two hour guided tour.
Up to 10 people: $125 | 10-20 people: $175

Custom activities and excursions available.

Looking for an exciting birthday party in a great location? Reserve a party at the outdoor center! We offer several types of party options depending on the season.

Fireplace Room

Relax by the fire and enjoy the traditional log cabin feel. Reserve our Fireplace Room for 1 hour for activities of your choice.

Tubing Party

This party option includes the use of our Fireplace Room for your group for 1 hour of activities of your choice. Let everyone enjoy our tubing hill for up to 2 hours of fun!
$100, plus $5 per tube

Camp Fire Party

Enjoy the outdoor fire pit and picnic area! Bring camp fire food to cook together, like s’mores and hot dogs. This party includes the use of our canoes, paddleboats, and life jackets.

Scavenger Hunt Party (Add-on to Camp Fire Party or Fireplace Room Rental)

Looking for something else for the kids to enjoy…how about a scavenger hunt throughout our trail system? We will set up the clues and provide a large plastic tote for your treasure. We will transport the ‘treasure’ to the finish-you could use this for birthday cake, party favors, etc.

Are you looking for a one of a kind experience? Join us for a unique guided trip in the mountains surrounding Grafton, VT. Our guides know where the conditions are best and will create the best trip based on local conditions. Grafton Trails & Outdoor Center will work with you to create a custom package based on your desired activities, individual abilities, and seasonal availability.

Guided options may include: cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, hiking, mountain biking, gravel rides, backcountry skiing, fat bike tours, and disc golf. Reserve a 1-day tour or take advantage of a multi-day experience with your own private guide.

Vermont Adventure Package

Experience the southern Green Mountains for 3 days of adventure! Learn mountain bike skills, ride our trail network, challenge yourself on a gravel ride and push the limits on a hiking excursion. Grafton Trails & Outdoor Center guides are prepared to tailor the adventure for your group so you can experience the best the area has to offer.

Winter Backcountry Adventure Package

Southern Vermont is one of the best places to enjoy a winter backcountry adventure! This package includes Nordic skiing on our expansive trail network, cross-country ski touring, snowshoe excursions and alpine touring options as well. Grafton Trails & Outdoor Center guides will know where to find the best snow conditions during your tour to provide you with the best Vermont backcountry experience possible.

Design Your Own Adventure

Let’s work together to create your ultimate package. Options for 1-3 days of guided adventure are available. Opportunities may include biking, hiking, natural history tours, skiing, snowshoeing, disc golf, overnight excursions on a bike or backpacking through the trail systems surrounding Grafton.

Please contact us to plan your adventure and make reservations. Pricing varies based on individual package options, group size & equipment requirements.

To inquire about event options for your group, contact Grafton Trails using the form below, or call (802) 843-2350.