Surrounded by the snow-capped mountains of Vermont, Stowe is a perfect getaway during the colder months. Covered in an angelic-white carpet of snow, this little town is buzzing with visitors once winter sets foot. Stowe is defined by dramatic snow-dappled peaks and ski trails, characteristics that have earned it the epithet of being 'The Ski Capital of the East'. Ice skating, snowshoeing, dog sledding, ice-fishing, and snowmobiling, are other activities that Stowe is famous for, making the town a treat for outdoor enthusiasts. It is famously home to the Stowe Mountain Resort, which is popular for its skiing facilities along with other winter sports. Other attractions include the Vermont Ski and Snowboard Museum, Smugglers' Notch State Park, and Mount Mansfield.