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Pet friendly hotels in Burlington, Vermont and Manchester NH

Pet friendly hotels in Burlington, Vermont and Manchester NH

Travel
Burlington, Vermont Burlington Vermont is located on the eastern shore of Lake Champlain. Burlington sits between the Adirondack and Green Mountains. Burlington is the largest city in Vermont and is a college town. Activities abound for all four seasons. But how nice is a vacation if the family pet cannot go? Several hotels in Burlington are pet friendly and welcome owners with pets. Below is a list of some of the pet friendly hotels located in Burlington, Vt. The Sheraton Burlington Hotel and Conference Center The Sheraton Burlington Hotel is located at 870 Williston Rd. The hotel is located across the street from the University of Vermont and down the street from Champlain College and St. Michael’s College, which is convenient for new students that have recently arrived in t...
Adaptive canoeing and wide fishing kayak lessons in Springfield, Vermont

Adaptive canoeing and wide fishing kayak lessons in Springfield, Vermont

Lifestyle
Paddling a canoe or wide fishing kayak around a pond is among the most peaceful and pleasant ways to experience the outdoors. Paddle sports, however, pose challenges for people with physical, sensory, and cognitive disabilities. Fortunately, paddling equipment adapts easily to accommodate many disabilities. Often, special seats that provide greater support and outrigger-type attachments that keep canoes from tipping are the only necessary adaptations. Adaptive canoeing and wide fishing kayak have been popular at Vermont Adaptive Ski & Sports for more than two decades. Its oldest program is based at shallow, manmade Stoughton Pond in Springfield. Coordinator Kelly Walsh is trying to enhance the program. “Our current members have a lot of fun and enjoy the summer days outside,”...