Maple Madness!

Making maple syrup is a Vermont tradition and every year brings different conditions, keeping maple sugarmakers like Burr Morse on their toes.  Maple Madness runs (no pun intended) for a few weeks or a month, depending on the weather, of course.  Meet Burr Morse, sample fresh maple syrup, and experience early spring in Vermont.  It […]

Vermont is more than skiing and riding in the winter; experience it to believe it!

Bonafide Tours and Expeditions offers winter visitors to Vermont a chance to go beyond the main ski resorts and urban center to explore what makes Vermont a special place.  The back roads, authentic cuisine, rugged people, historic villages, and storied winter landscapes provide a contrast to the busy ski area experience.

2017 Fall Foliage Season Begins With Splash of Color

Fall foliage has begun in Vermont even as the weather turned warm this weekend.  The fall colors of some maple trees were clearly emerging from beneath the green leaves of summer.   Join your friends for a Vermont fall foliage get-away and go off the beaten path with Bonafide Tours and Expeditions. The many hundreds of […]

Maple Madness!

Maple madness has begun in earnest in Vermont this year. Boyden’s Sugarhouse was boilin full tilt on Saturday! Experience maple syrup making season with Bonafide Tours through March with visits to Boyden Winery and Morse Farm for great sugaring stories.

Farewell to Fall, Let Winter Begin!

The autumn of 2016 was spectacular, with dry warm days and beautiful color palates.  Guests of Bonafide Tours oohed and ahhed at every turn and were delighted in meeting Vermonters old and new, including Burr and Elliot Morse at Morse Farm Sugar House.  These photos really don’t do the scenery justice, but they will remind […]

Wonderful Tour

Bonafide Tours deserve high praise for their excellent service, knowledge, and personal attention when giving the tourist a ride to the attractions in Vermont. My trip in July was lifted to another dimension as I rode along with Todd, and another tourist I did not know prior to. At the end of the day I […]

Vibrant State Capitol

Montpelier is the vibrant state capitol of Vermont, and on Saturday’s during the summer, the vibrancy is pronounced!  It is noticeable in the shops  and in the colorful flower and vegetable displays at the farmers market.  The taste of place is palpable in the food and beverages served at the farmers market and in the unique farm […]

The Perfect Rain

      Spring rains have finally arrived, and the rivers are swelling, the soils are saturated, and Vermont is a verdant green once again.  New born fawns nurse from their mothers and scamper across the roads and fields, corn seeds have sprouted and graceful plantings on the contour green up the landscape for all […]