When autumn arrives in Vermont, it brings with it a breathtaking display of vibrant foliage, transforming the Green Mountain State into a canvas of red, orange, and gold. In the heart of the kaleidoscope of colors is Central Vermont which is renowned for its stunning fall foliage, making it an ideal destination for nature enthusiasts and those seeking a unique cannabis experience. 

In this blog, we’ll explore a cannabis connoisseur tour set against the backdrop of Central Vermont’s stunning foliage, offering a perfect blend of nature’s beauty and Vermont’s flourishing cannabis culture.

Exploring Central Vermont’s Foliage 

Before we dive into the world of cannabis, let’s first appreciate the natural beauty that Central Vermont offers during the fall. The county’s picturesque landscapes include rolling hills, scenic byways, and dense forests, all of which come alive with a kaleidoscope of autumn hues. A leisurely drive along Route 100 or a hike through the Camel’s Hump State Park provides an excellent opportunity to soak in the sights and sounds of fall in Vermont.

Ride a ski lift/gondola to take in the colors from above at Mad River Glen, Sugarbush or Stowe. A hike to Moss Glen Falls, Pinnacle Ridge or Hunger Mountain. A stop at Waterbury Reservoir State Park is a great place take in a reflections of colors from a kayak, SUP or just enjoy the view from a lakeside bench and even go for a quick swim if you’re up to it. 

No trip to Central Vermont would be complete without a stop at the world famous Cold Hollow Cider for your fresh apple cider products and gifts from around Vermont and of course the iconic Ben and Jerry’s factory for some world-famous ice cream (if you’ve really got the munchies try the Vermonster!!). 

Cannabis Cultivation Tours

Central Vermont is no stranger to the burgeoning cannabis industry. The state of Vermont legalized recreational cannabis in 2020, and cannabis cultivation has become a significant part of the local economy. Many cannabis enthusiasts are eager to learn about the plant’s cultivation process, and several cannabis farms in the county offer guided tours.

A cannabis cultivation tour typically involves a walk through the lush cannabis fields where you can observe different strains in various stages of growth. Knowledgeable guides explain the cultivation methods, from planting to harvesting, and discuss the unique characteristics of each strain. It’s an educational and enlightening experience for cannabis connoisseurs and newcomers alike.  

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Visiting Dispensaries

No cannabis connoisseur tour is complete without a visit to a licensed dispensary. In the heart of of it all, located in Waterbury, VT is Zenbarn Farms. Here you can explore a wide variety of cannabis products-both CBD and THC-, from high-quality flower and concentrates to edibles and topicals. 

Knowledgeable cannabis guides will help you select the perfect strains to enhance your foliage experience, whether you’re looking for relaxation by a lake, energy to take a hike or looking to enhance your creative inspirations, their knowledgeable guides will assist and educate you on your journey. 

Just around the corner form Zenbarn Farms is the Zenbarn, and private event and music venue built inside an old dairy barn. Here you’ll find a gathering of locals and tourists alike coming together to share in the groove. The music offerings come in the form of local and national acts offering a wide range of genres from original singer song writers and weekly Grateful Dead Nights, bluegrass, funk, hip-hop and more!

Cannabis-Friendly Accommodations

To fully immerse yourself in the cannabis culture of Central Vermont, consider staying at cannabis-friendly accommodations. Some boutique hotels, AirBnB, and bed-and-breakfasts in the area welcome cannabis enthusiasts and provide designated private spaces for consumption (Ask first). These accommodations often have beautiful gardens or terraces where you can enjoy your cannabis while taking in the breathtaking fall scenery.

Come Enjoy Vermont’s Stunning Fall Foliage & Cannabis Culture!

A cannabis connoisseur tour during foliage season in Central VT, offers a unique and immersive experience that combines the beauty of nature with the evolving cannabis culture of Vermont. Whether you’re interested in learning about cannabis cultivation, dancing the night away, or simply enjoying the stunning fall foliage, this tour promises to be a memorable adventure for cannabis enthusiasts and nature lovers alike. Panoramic view of Hudson River and Hundson Highlands from Breakneck Ridge

So, plan your trip, pack your bags, and get ready to explore the best of Central Vermont’s fall foliage and cannabis culture!