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Daytrippers: Vermont Snowmobile Tour

Daytrippers: Vermont Snowmobile Tour

Somewhere in the whitened wilderness outside Mount Snow, Vt., as the wind whips through acres of huddled pines, comes the thick drone of a herd of high-powered snowmobiles. It's the only way to go. "It's a totally different experience," said Mark Pedersen, our guide and owner of High Country Snowmobile Tours in Westover, Vt.. "We have a little over 600,000 acres of national forest that's available to us in our playground." After a quick orientation, we're off. Once up the Mount Snow ski runs, our group of five enters the blustery snowmobile trails Vermont is famous for an elaborate statewide superhighway known as The Vast Trail System. Snowmobile...

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