While skiers flock to the local slopes in the winter and leaf peepers descend come fall, the quaint hamlet of Manchester bristles with energy in the spring and summer, too. Really, there's no bad time of the year to visit this picturesque corner of the country and soak up its old-fashioned country charm—here's how to have the perfect weekend stay.- read more from Country Living Magazine

Five Places to Explore Nearby

Top off your tank, turn off your phone, and hit the road for an afternoon of good eats, cool communities, and sweet scenery. We'll have you back by dinner.

Up Your Game: Green Mountain Golf

Golf courses in and around Manchester offer stunning scenery, challenging play, and warm hospitality. Our expert profiles three venues from downtown to the mountains.

Our Favorite Day Hikes

Favorite Manchester area day hikes include summer treks toward jaw-dropping vistas, pristine swimming holes, and waterfalls. Plus, family-friendly options.