Welcome to Dorset
Rustic yet Elegant Charm in Vermont’s Green Mountains
Full of New England character and energy, Dorset, Vermont is a four-season destination and home to a vibrant arts scene, a never-ending list of outdoor activities, and world-class restaurants and lodging. Dorset’s unparalleled beauty is matched only by our rich history, our residents and the diverse businesses you will find here. Nestled in the heart of the Vermont Valley in southwestern Vermont – where the Taconic Mountains meet the Greens – you’ll find there’s always more to discover in Dorset.
Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning Presents “The Politics of Matriarchy: Evita Peron and Female Leadership
Oct 6 2020 - Oct 6 2020 • Time 5:30-7:00pm
The Politics of Matriarchy: Evita Peron and Female Leadership Tuesday, October 6 from 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm via Zoom Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning (GMALL) welcomes...
Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning Presents “The Civil War: Its Causes and Their Legacy”
Oct 13 2020 - Oct 13 2020 • Time 5:30-7:00pm
The Civil War: Its Causes and Their Legacy Tuesday, October 13 from 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm via Zoom Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning (GMALL) welcomes Steven...
Our Home, Our Stories
The Wilson House
On the corner of Village Street and Mad Tom Road in East Dorset sits one of the largest buildings in the village, a red and white inn with a deep porch that is home to several rocking chairs just waiting to be sat in. Many who pass the modest sign near the front entrance of […]Read More
Long Trail School – A Dorset Couple’s Living Legacy
Dave and Rene Wilson love to talk about their kids; there are hundreds of them. As founders of the Long Trail School, “We have stories upon stories upon stories which we love to reminisce about and share,” says Rene. “And the absolute joy of our retirement has been the continued connection with our alums.” Dave […]Read More
“When we moved to Dorset 23 years ago, we found a town that values its heritage, cares about its future, is committed to maintaining a standard of quality, and offers multiple opportunities to be engaged in community life. Dorset is like a well-kept secret, known only to a few. Those who find out about it are lucky people, like us.”