Big Bears Lodge • 344 route 100, West Dover, VT 05356 • (802) 464-5591
The Mount Snow Ski Resort of Southern Vermont offers something for every taste in every season. In the winter, Mount Snow buzzes with the excitement that only a world-class ski resort can generate. In the summer, the area retreats into a tranquil mecca for swimming, boating, biking,hiking and golf. There are two championship golf courses within 10 minutes of the lodge and three more within 40 minutes drive. From mega Mount Snow resorts to B & B's, the region is home to a diverse group of area lodging choices. However at the Big Bears Lodge we offer the amenities of a four star hotel with the charm of a Southern Vermont country inn.
Nestled in the mountains and set in a park-like setting Big Bears Lodge is just a quarter mile from the lifts. We invite you to enjoy a new kind of Mount Snow lodging experience. With an emphasis on comfort and an eye on style, the upkeep of the lodge is meticulous. We are constantly working to improve your time spent with us. It is our goal for every guest to feel as comfortable as if they were in their own home.
We are one of a small group of area lodges that cater to families. From our family guest rooms, to our game room, to our outdoor pool and large redwood play structure, the Big Bears Lodge is a family paradise. Our family lives here, so we know that yours will enjoy their stay. When it comes to Mount Snow valley, the Big Bears Lodge offers a great location, a wonderful family atmosphere, all at an exceptional value!
Photos & quick tour
Basic info & Amenities
Homemade Breakfast available
Air conditioning in Summer
Check-in from 4-9pm
Front desk open 7am-9pm
Free private parking lot
Mount Snow - 1 miles, 3 minutes
Haystack Mountain - 4 miles, 10 minutes
Chocolatorium (Bennington) - 15 miles, 25 minutes
Liquor Distillery (Brattleboro) - 18 miles, 30 minutes
Hildene (Manchester) - 20 miles, 45 minutes
Grafton Cheese Farm (Brattleboro) - 18 miles, 30 minutes
Molly Stark State Park (Wilmington) - 8 miles, 15 minutes
Bromley Summer/Water Park (Bromley) - 25 miles, 40 minutes
Art of Humor Gallery (Wilmington) - 7 miles, 15 minutes
Mount Snow Golf Course - 2 mile, 5 minutes
Haystack Golf Course - 4 miles, 10 minutes
Jamaica State Park - 20 miles, 30 minutes
Manchester Outlets - 30 miles, 45 minutes
Vermont Country Store (Weston) - 40 miles, 50 minutes
Somerset Reservoir - 15 miles, 25 minutes
Flames Stables (Wilmington) - 8 miles, 15 minutes
Our large dining room can seat up to 60. It is here we serve our continental and hot breakfasts as well as our evening meals for visiting groups.
Silo Restaurant 1 block away
Two Tannery Road .5 mile away
The Last Chair .5 mile away
Dover Forge Restaurant 1 miles away
TC's Restaurant 1 miles away
Nonna's Italian Restaurant at the Inn at Sawmill Farm 2 miles away
1846 Tavern and Restaurant 2 miles away
Deerhill Inn Restaurant 2 miles away
Saloon pub 2 miles away
BUS: No Greyhound Bus access to West Dover or Wilmington
TRAIN: Closest Amtrak stations are Brattleboro and Albany. Transportation from Amtrak stations to Dover is either cab or rental car.
Local MOOver bus available for short trips around the valley, free of charge
Local cab companies: Valley Cab, (802) 464-2076