Hard’ack Trivia

Hard’ack Trivia

Take a step outside, and breathe deeply. Let the fresh fall Vermont air fill your lungs, as golden leaves fall from the trees may it bring a new willingness to explore your own backyard. Hard’Ack recreation area becomes a local destination for getting in your daily...
Adding physical activity into your day

Adding physical activity into your day

Children are frequently associated having the ability to stay at a high level of energy for long periods of time. This natural form of play does not have to be just for kids. However, to get adults be more physically active we need to be creative. The Center for...
Summertime? State park time!

Summertime? State park time!

When was the last time you slowed down and took a deep breath of Vermont air, cow manure and all? Too long is our guess? In the remaining days of summer RiseVT wants to connect you with our local State Parks. We’d like to encourage individuals and families to embark...
Ice Fishing in Vermont

Ice Fishing in Vermont

Do you need open water in order to fish? No. Rise Vermont will be talking about ice fishing locally, and how it can be done simply right here in Franklin and Grand Isle counties. Vermont offers the greatest variety of high-quality freshwater ice fishing in New...
Local Ice Rinks

Local Ice Rinks

  It’s February!  Get outside and MOVE!  It can feel darker and colder than many of the months we celebrate in Vermont and we often rise in the dark and come home from work long after the sun has set.  However, there are lots of opportunities now that the...