10 Best Places to Propose in Vermont (2023)

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by Suzanne Sachs  5 min read



Vermont is full of perfect places to propose. Whether you and the person you love are enthusiasts for mountains, farms, gardens, lakes, natural scenic beauty, or good food and wine, there’s a beautiful spot to create a lifetime of memories. This guide describes some of the best places in Vermont to ask that special person to marry you.


In this guide we will explain the following:

  • Romantic Locations in Vermont For Outdoor Lovers
  • Shelburne Farms
  • Stowe Mountain Resort
  • Ben & Jerry's Factory
  • Quechee Gorge
  • Trapp family Lodge
  • Lake Champlain
  • Lake Willoughby
  • Romantic Destinations in Vermont
  • Killington Peak
  • Woodstock
  • Vineyards
  • Best Places to Propose in Vermont


Romantic Locations in Vermont For Outdoor Lovers

1. Shelburne Farms

This historic estate features beautiful gardens, rolling hills, and stunning views of Lake Champlain. You could propose in the gardens or arrange for a private carriage ride around the estate.


2. Stowe Mountain Resort

If you're an adventurous couple, consider proposing at Stowe Mountain Resort. You could take a scenic gondola ride to the top of the mountain and propose with panoramic views of the surrounding landscape.


3. Ben & Jerry's Factory

For a unique and fun proposal, consider proposing at the Ben & Jerry's Factory in Waterbury. You could take a tour of the factory and propose in front of the iconic flavor graveyard or during a tasting session.


4. Quechee Gorge

Known as the "Grand Canyon of Vermont," Quechee Gorge offers dramatic views of the gorge and surrounding landscape. You could propose on one of the scenic overlooks or during a hike along the gorge trails.


5. Trapp Family Lodge

This Austrian-style lodge offers breathtaking views of the Green Mountains and provides a cozy and romantic atmosphere for a proposal. You could propose during a candlelit dinner at one of the lodge's restaurants or arrange for a private picnic on the grounds.


6. Lake Champlain

The scenic beauty of Lake Champlain provides a stunning backdrop for a romantic proposal. You could plan a sunset cruise on the lake or propose on one of the waterfront parks overlooking the water.


7. Lake Willoughby

Located in the Northeast Kingdom, Lake Willoughby is often referred to as the "Lake Lucerne of America" due to its stunning beauty. You could propose on the sandy beach or from one of the scenic overlooks along the lake's shore.


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Romantic Destinations in Vermont


Vermont is full of romantic mountains, cities and vineyards. These are some especially romantic locations for a proposal over a glass of wine, at a spectacular mountain, or at a beautiful lake.

8. Killington Peak

Known for its skiing and outdoor recreation, Killington Peak offers stunning views of the Green Mountains. You could propose at the peak or during a scenic gondola ride to the summit.


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9. Woodstock

The picturesque town of Woodstock is known for its charming architecture, covered bridges, and scenic beauty. You could propose in one of the town's quaint parks or gardens, such as Billings Farm & Museum or Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park. A photographer could arrange to be on hand to discreetly capture the special “yes” moment.


10. Vineyards

Vermont wineries often boast picturesque landscapes with rolling hills, vineyards, and views of the surrounding countryside. Proposing in such a scenic setting can create a beautiful backdrop for the special moment. Shelburne Vineyard is a family-owned winery, specializing in cool-climate wines made from locally grown grapes. They offer tastings, tours, and events in a scenic setting overlooking the vineyards. Boyden winery located in Lamoille River Valley, produces a variety of wines, including traditional grape wines and fruit wines. They offer tastings, tours, and a cozy tasting room with beautiful views of the surrounding countryside.


Best Places to Propose in Vermont

Whatever you and your soon-to-be fiance or fiancee enjoy, Vermont has beautiful and memorable places to propose. Make one of these romantic locations your special place by proposing with the perfect vintage engagement ring.


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Suzanne Sachs

Suzanne has always believed vintage rings can change lives. She's been in the jewelry industry for over 35 years, working with vintage jewelers, diamond dealers, diamond cutters, and gemologists. Suzanne started Artdecodiamonds in 2000 and understood the demand for vintage rings throughout the world. She ultimately started VintageDiamondRing.com in 2014, and understands each vintage ring is a reflection of you – your history, your relationships, your style, your elegance and is honored to have the opportunity to help you showcase your flair in a unique and exquisite way.
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