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.
Our Home, Our Stories
Northshire Grown: Direct – Building Community Through Local Food
By Liz Schafer A fresh new endeavor sprang to life in early 2020. Formed by a handful of Dorset residents, Northshire Grown: Direct (NG:D) became a lifeline for local farmers and producers – and a safe, fun way for consumers to discover and enjoy healthy, locally grown food. One of its organizers is Liz Ruffa, a […]Read More
The Presence of Pheasants at Dorset Field Club
Anyone who has found himself (or herself) at the north end of DFC on holes 3 through 6 may have witnessed an unusual sight (for Vermont anyway)–ring-necked pheasants running along the edges of the fairways. It’s hard to miss them with their vivid colors and distinctive white collars. The birds occasionally wander onto the golf […]Read More
Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning Presents: “The Other Side of Terrorism: U.S. Domestic Terror Actors, Ideologies and Events
Mar 9 2021 - Mar 9 2021 • Time 5:30-7:00
The Other Side of Terrorism: U.S. Domestic Terror Actors, Ideologies, and Events Tuesday, March 9 from 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm via Zoom Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong...
Green Mountain Academy of Lifelong Learning Presents: “The Art of Bees”
Mar 16 2021 - Mar 16 2021 • Time 5:30-7:00
The Art of Bees Tuesday, March 16 from 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm via Zoom Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning (GMALL) welcomes curator and writer Doreen Schmid...
Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning Presents: “A Psychoanalytic Reading of Little Red Riding Hood”
Mar 23 2021 - Mar 23 2021 • Time 5:30-7:00
Folk and Fairy Tales – A Psychoanalytic Reading of Little Red Riding Hood Tuesday, March 23 from 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm via Zoom Green Mountain Academy for...