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The Equinox Golf Resort & Spa

A Premier Partner of the Vermont Summer Festival

The Equinox is home to the best of Vermont, from thrilling outdoor adventures and stunning natural landscapes to quiet moments that inspire rest and relaxation. Escape to The Equinox any time of the year and experience four seasons of fun! 

Perfectly situated in Manchester just a few miles from the Vermont Summer Festival, choose from variety of upscale guest rooms and suites or vacation rentals including 10 newly renovated 3-bedroom townhomes, all with full access to resort amenities. 

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Quintessential Vermont

For two centuries, The Equinox has served as an icon of the New England lifestyle with fresh mountain air, peaceful surroundings, and beautiful views. The Equinox Golf Resort & Spa is the perfect home base for the Vermont Summer Festival or a Vermont Adventure any time of year. Set amidst the Green Mountains, our four season resort is a playground for lovers of the outdoors with entertainment options for all! From hiking Mount Equinox, to golf, swimming and tennis, to yoga classes and spa treatments, to Fly Fishing and Shooting with Orvis Outdoor Adventures, or shopping at Manchester Designer Outlets, it won't be hard to find activities for everyone.  

We’re proud to have hosted one generation after another at our storied property, and we strive to offer unique activities that keep families and couples occupied for the week or just the weekend.

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Summer is Better than Ever

Explore the Great Outdoors with Endless Adventures at The Equinox

Warm days, blue skies and cool evenings collaborate to create the perfect backdrop for your Vermont getaway. From golf and tennis to fly fishing, watersports, and off-road adventures, The Equinox delivers lifelong memories for guests of all ages. 

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Orvis Fly Fishing Experience

Learn to cast like a seasoned angler in the Battenkill River from Orvis' trained instructors.

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Orvis Shooting School

For amateurs and experienced shooters alike, learn from the best in this fun and educational class.

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Land Rover Experience

Get behind the wheel and venture off-road with this exclusive driving experience

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Green Mountain Falconry School

Get up close and personal with birds of prey from the Green Mountain Falconry School

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Resort Activities

Perfect your backhand, practice your putting, unroll your yoga mat or enjoy a relaxing spa treatment, all on-site at The Equinox.

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Equinox Preserve and Pond

Explore nearly 1,000 acres of protected land on two feet or two wheels. Equinox Preserve and Pond is positioned on the eastern side of Mt. Equinox and includes 11 miles of maintained trails.


Chief Happiness Officer

Meet Cooper

Equinox Resort's most popular employee, Golden Retriever, Cooper, Chief Happiness Officer. Cooper's tasks include greeting guests with the #EquinoxPawsUp greeting. Cooper will also concentrate his canine efforts on creating memories with all of our guests and making everyone feel at home.


Throw Some Axe

Axe Throwing

All ages, 10+ years old on the axe throwing trailer. Toy target with foam axes for younger. Select Dates Include; 5/28, 6/18, 6/25, 7/2, 7/23, 8/13, 8/27, 9/2, 9/10, 10/1, 10/8, 10/15

Meet Reptiles, Birds & Mammals 6/25, 7/16, 8/6, 9/3, 9/24, 10/8

Vermont Wildlife

We'll meet some live animals from the Green Mountain State and have opportunities to talk about northeastern wildlife in this engaging presentation.

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Visit with Hawks, Owls & Falcons 6/4, 7/2, 7/30, 8/20, 9/10, 10/1 & 10/15

Meet the Raptors

Meet live birds of prey in this interactive and informative visit from the Southern Vermont Natural History Museum.


Something for Everyone.

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Join Us Saturdays at 10am


Join Jay & Cooper, our Chief Happiness Officer for a casual hike on the 914-acre Equinox Preserve. Dress for the weather, comfortable shoes, a water bottle, your sense of adventure and your four-legged friends! (Kids Under 13 must be accompanied by an Adult)


On the Lincoln Lawn

Lawn Games

Challenge them to a friendly game of croquet, corn hole and more...

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Challenge Yourself on Our New Disc Golf Course

Discover Disc Golf

Pick up your discs at Falcon Bar & some cocktails to go. Discs also can be picked up at the Front Desk during the day.