Two men on a boat
Two men on a boat

The Equinox, perfectly nestled in Southern Vermont’s Green Mountains, offers ample activities for summer fun. From golf to hiking to pool time and more, there’s something here for everyone.

The Golf Club at The Equinox

Experience our challenging par-71, 6423-yard golf course set among the picturesque Green Mountains. Guests may make tee times upon confirming hotel reservations. Lessons and rental clubs are available.  Learn More

Tennis Club at The Equinox

Grab a friend and play a tennis match on one of our three plexi-cushion courts. Racquet rentals and tennis balls are available for sale. Clinics, group and private lessons are also offered. Please contact concierge for additional information.

Green Mountain Falconry School

Take advantage of the rare opportunity to handle a trained hawk and learn about the art of falconry from master falconer Rob White. Guests of all ages are welcome; individuals must be 12 years of age or older to handle birds.

Land Rover Driving Experience

Learn the technique of off-road driving in all conditions through the beautiful Green Mountains. Participants go through several challenges on different types of terrain based on their skill level. Book your experience online.

Orvis Fly Fishing School

Pick up a fly rod, and our instructors will show you how to best set up, select your fly, tie knots and more on our fully stocked casting ponds and the Battenkill River. Trips with one and two people for two or four hours are available.

Orvis Shooting School

Beginning and experienced shooters can learn new techniques with our instructive methods based on the English Churchill technique. Our complete shooting system is applicable to upland hunting, waterfowling, and sporting clays.


Rent paddleboats and canoes at the beautiful Emerald Lake and Lake Shaftsbury. Or, try a leisurely canoe ride down the Battenkill River. Please contact concierge for additional information.

Bromley’s Sun Mountain Adventure Park

Bring the whole family classic summertime fun. Bromley’s Sun Mountain Adventure Park features New England’s longest zipline, Vermont’s longest water-slide raft ride, America’s longest triple-track Alpine Slide, climbing walls, mini-golf and much more. Open weekends only from late-May through mid-October. Please contact concierge for additional information.


Explore the trails of scenic Mt. Equinox within walking distance from the resort. The famous Appalachian and Long Trails are also just four miles away. Nearby Merck Forest offers 2,900 acres of woodlands, meadows, ponds, and streams. Please contact concierge for additional information.

Horseback Riding

Enjoy a one-hour, scenic trail ride through the Green Mountains just a 25-minute drive from our resort. Individual horseback riding is available by appointment. Please contact concierge for additional information.

Mountain Biking

Tour Manchester Village on a bicycle from our golf club, or take a trek of The Equinox Preservation Trust. Please contact concierge for additional information.

Walking & Jogging

Request a map from our concierge to guide you on walking and jogging routes around historic Manchester Village. Please contact concierge for additional information.