Black River Academy Museum

The Black River Academy, a historic school building chartered in 1835, now houses the Black River Academy Museum. Here you can enjoy exhibits showcasing the cultural heritage of the Black River Valley area, including artifacts and local lore from Ludlow.

Hours | Summer:  Tuesday - Sunday, 12 pm - 4 pm

Hours | Labor Day to Columbus Weekend:  Friday - Saturday, 12 pm - 4 pm

Hours | Winter:  By appointment only

Location:  14 High Street, Ludlow, VT

Distance from The Pettigrew Inn:  7 minute walk


Restaurant at Homestyle Hostel

The restaurant at Homestyle Hostel offers delicious New American fare and a full-service cocktail bar. Locals and visitors alike enjoy the cozy ambiance, farm fresh dishes, and warm welcome from owners Eliza and Justin.

Hours:  Thursday - Sunday, 4 pm - 9 pm

Location:  119 Main St, Ludlow, VT 05149

Distance from The Pettigrew Inn:  5 minute walk 


Okemo Mountain Resort

Okemo Mountain Resort offers year-round outdoor activities for the nature enthusiast. In the winter, experience alpine skiing and snowboarding on southern Vermont’s highest vertical drop. A free shuttle to the mountain stops directly in front of  The Pettigrew Inn. In warmer weather, enjoy mountain biking, scenic hikes, and championship golf.

Hours | Ski season:  Monday - Friday, 9 am - 4 pm | Saturday - Sunday, Holidays, 8 am - 4 pm

Location:  Lodging Welcome Center, 306 Mountain Road, Ludlow, VT

Distance from The Pettigrew Inn:  4 minute drive


Simon Pearce

Simon Pearce designs stylish and elegant glassware, tableware, lighting, and home decor all handcrafted by American artisans. Visit the flagship store in Quechee for shopping, glassblowing demonstrations, and a renowned restaurant and bar.

Hours:  Monday - Sunday, 10 am - 9 pm

Location:  1760 Quechee Main Street, Quechee, Vermont

Distance from The Pettigrew Inn:  50 minute drive


Green Mountain Sugar House

Green Mountain Sugar House is your one-stop-shop for maple products such as syrup, candy, and delicious maple fudge. Don’t have a sweet tooth? Visit their country gift shop for local cheese, meats, and gifts, as well.

Hours:  Monday - Sunday, 9 am - 6 pm
Location:  820 Route 100 N, Ludlow, VT
Distance from The Pettigrew Inn:  4 minute drive