Category | Steve Jermanok’s Active Travels

Ski or Hike into Smugglers’ Notch

Posted on 16 January 2016

By Steve Jermanok Whenever I stay at Stowe Mountain Lodge at the base of Vermont’s tallest peak, Mount Mansfield, I relish the opportunity to hike into Smugglers’ Notch. Simply take… Continue reading »

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Sail the British Virgin Islands

Posted on 30 November 2015

By Steve Jermanok Sailors know the British Virgin Islands as legendary cruising grounds. Here, in places like Virgin Gorda, Peter’s Island, and Tortola, you’ll find sheltered marinas where you can… Continue reading »

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A New Wilderness Experience at The Broadmoor

Posted on 09 November 2015

Story & photos by Steve Jermanok Denver mogul Philip Anschutz might not be a household name outside the state of Colorado, but make no mistake that he’s using his estimated… Continue reading »

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Active Travels: Yellowstone in Winter

Posted on 28 October 2015

by Steve Jermanok Yellowstone National Park has already attracted over 3.8 million visitors in 2015 and that number will surely increase in 2016, when the National Park Service celebrates its centennial…. Continue reading »

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Active Travels: Cruising Portugal on a Harley

Posted on 13 October 2015

By Steve Jermanok October is the ideal time to visit Portugal. The weather is still warm, summer tourists are long gone, and the wines are being harvested. If you truly… Continue reading »

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Active Travels: Favorite Vermont Fall Drive

Posted on 21 September 2015

by Steve Jermanok Mid-September to mid-October, when the summer crowds are gone and the snow has yet to drop, is my favorite time of year to cruise around America. This… Continue reading »

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Active Travels: Maine Huts & Trails Week

Posted on 08 September 2015

By Steve Jermanok On my multisport adventure this week visiting all four of the Maine Huts, I kept a running commentary in my notebook on the many surprises I found along… Continue reading »

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A Favorite Bike Ride on Cape Cod

Posted on 12 August 2015

By Steve Jermanok Cape Cod is so close to Boston that I often drive there on a day trip, which is exactly what I plan to do a week from… Continue reading »


Active Travels: Hiking in the Alps from Leysin to Berneuse

Posted on 28 June 2015

By Steve Jermanok Come winter, Montreux serves as a base for skiers who want the cosmopolitan feel of a city after spending a day on the slopes. It’s only an… Continue reading »

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Where the Farmland Meets the Sea in Massachusetts

Posted on 16 June 2015

By Steve Jermanok Sandwiched between the far better known travel destinations of Newport and Cape Cod is a little slice of heaven reserved for New Englanders in the know. Head… Continue reading »

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