Bennington Info

Area Attractions

Area Attractions

Information about local attractions and events can be found at:

Town of Bennington
Bennington Chamber of Commerce
The Better Bennington Corporation


• The host motel for the 2014 Dion Snowshoes U.S. National Snowshoe Championships is the Paradise Motor Inn in downtown Bennington, VT.

• Other motels offering discounts to Snowshoe Racers (Mention Snowshoe Nationals when reserving):

Autumn Inn

Bennington Motor Inn 1-800-359-9900.

Four Chimneys Inn

Hampton Inn

Kirkside Motor Lodge

Knotty Pine Motel

• Additional information about local lodging options in the Bennington area can be found in the links below:


Air Travel

• Nearest Major Airport – Albany International Airport – Albany, NY – 39 miles away.

Other Major Airports

Bradley International Airport – Windsor Locks, CT – 103 miles away.
Manchester-Boston Regional Airport – Manchester, NH – 127 miles away.
Boston Logan Airport – Boston, MA – 157 miles away.
La Guardia Airport – New York City, NY – 186 miles away.
Newark Liberty International Airport – Newark, NJ – 189 miles away.
John F. Kennedy International Airport – New York City, NY – 197 miles away.

Travel By Train

Albany-Rensselaer Train Station (Amtrak) – Rensselaer, NY – 39 miles away.
Brattleboro Train Station (Amtrak) – Brattleboro, VT – 40 miles away.

Travel By Bus

Yankee Trails World Travel – From Albany, NY area to Bennington, VT
Megabus – From New York City to Albany-Rensselaer Train Station (much cheaper than Amtrak)


The Bennington Center For The Arts is located on Vermont Route 9, 3 miles west of Downtown Bennington.
The address is: 44 Gypsy Ln, Bennington, VT 05201. Phone number: (802) 442-7158.
Google map link: Bennington Center For The Arts – Map

Prospect Mountain Ski Area is located 8 miles east of Bennington on Vermont Route 9.
The address is: 204 Prospect Access Rd, Bennington, VT 05201. Phone number: (802) 442-2575.
Google map link: Prospect Mountain Ski Area – Map>

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