Our Picks For This Weekend, Feb. 10-12

This weekend, take a nature tour with renowned brewer and naturalist Sean Lawson, cross-country ski to a four course meal, try out the latest fat bikes and head to Smuggs for snowshoeing fun.

Feb. 10 | Lawson’s Finest Beer Lovers Dinner and Full Moon Snowshoe, Waitsfield, Vt. 

Naturalist Sean Lawson guides a 1-hour full moon snowshoe through Mad River Glen, followed by a buffet locavore dinner. Ticket includes one Lawson’s Finest brew. madriverglen.com

Feb. 11 | Ski To Dine, Goshen, Vt. 

Ski with a guide for 15 K from Rikert Nordic Center in Ripton to Blueberry Hill Inn in Goshen and enjoy a four-course seasonal meal at the inn. Headlamps and your own equipment are required. Call Blueberry Hill Inn for reservations. (802) 247-6735

Feb. 11 | Fatscutney Fatbike Race, Brownsville, Vt. 

Sports Trails of the Ascutney Basin (STAB) and Ascutney Outdoors present the inaugural Fatscutney Fatbike Race: 10 miles of singletrack with prizes, ski events, snowshoeing and gear demos. stabvt.org

Feb. 11 | Fatbike Roundup, Ripton, Vt. 

Join Green Mountain Bikes and Frog Hollow Bikes for a day of fatbiking at Rikert Nordic Center. rikertnordic.com

Feb. 11-12 | Smugglers’ Notch Family Snowshoe Festival and 16th Annual Northern Vermont Snowshoe Challenge, Jeffersonville, Vt. 

Smugglers’ Notch hosts two days of free demos, games and snowshoe tours, open to all abilities. smuggs.com

Emma Cotton

Emma moved to the Green Mountain State a year ago, but has felt at home here for 20. Find her exploring the mountains when she's not posted up with a good book.