Recreation Council

  • Views of Lake Morey
    A winter morning
  • Views of Lake Morey
    Evening on the lake
  • Views of Lake Morey
  • Views of Lake Morey
    Fall fishing
  • Views of Lake Morey
    The skating trail
  • Views of Lake Morey
    Afternoon skaters

Clyde Blake
Cami Buster
Samantha Hickman
Matt Jung
Victoria Lacasse


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Hiking Trails in Fairlee:

Waterproof maps of Fairlee Forest hiking trails are available for $2 at the Town Offices and Chapman’s Store.

A PDF of the hiking trails in the Fairlee Forest is available here:

For complete information and interactive maps see the Maps and Trails page at Forests and Trails of Fairlee VT.  maintained by the Friends of the Fairlee Forest.

The Cross Rivendell Trail passes through the Fairlee Town Forest. A map of the entire cross Rivendell Trail is here:

In winter Fairlee hosts the  Lake Morey Ice Skating trail, longest ice trail in the United States.


Swim Lesson Registration are the following dates:

Saturday, June 24th
10 am-12 pm (Residents)
12-5 pm (Public)

Saturday, July 8th
10 am-12 pm (Residents)
12-5 pm (Public)

Saturday, July 22nd
10 am-12 pm (Residents)
12-5 pm (Public)

Registration is at the Town Beach

Swim Lessons:

Session 1 Swim Lessons: June 26th-July 7th (Monday-Friday only)

Session 2 Swim Lessons: July 10th-July 21st (Monday-Friday only)

Session 3 Swim Lessons: July 24th-August 4th (Monday-Friday only)

Beach Party is on Friday, August 4th 12:30-2:30 pm

Resident Beach and Dump Pass $5.00 for purchase at the Town Clerk’s Office – form to purchase

Non-Resident Beach Passes
Now available for purchase at the Town Clerk’s Office
Numbers are limited so please purchase your pass early!

Recreation Council Minutes 11-10-2016

Fairlee Recreation Council Meeting Minutes November 10, 2016 Present: Samantha Hickman, Matt Jung, and Victoria Lacasse. Meeting started at 6:10 p.m. Calendar- fundraiser for  Fairlee rec council Reviewed and edited the draft of the calendar. Budget Committee Meeting          Matt Jung discussed issues mentioned at the Budget Committee Meeting. Will plan to clearly define Rec Council role and Beach Manager roles at future meetings. Tree Lighting Party Scheduled for December 2nd, 2016. Planned activities, food and decorations for party. Meeting adjourned … Continue reading

Recreation Council Minutes 10-3-2016

Fairlee Recreation Council Meeting Minutes October 3, 2016 Present: Samantha Hickman, Matt Jung, Victoria Lacasse, Cami Buster, and Clyde Blake. Meeting started at 6:03 p.m. Meeting Minutes from July 25th, 2016 were approved. Calendar- fundraiser for  Fairlee rec council Request for pictures has been posted on the listserv Samantha will contact Sandra Smith-Ordway Will divide up calling list of people who had birthdays and anniversaries on the 2016 calendar. Advertisements Will offer 6 month or 12 month options Reviewed 2016 … Continue reading

Town Beach 2017 Season

The Fairlee Town Beach officially kicks off the 2017 Summer beach season Saturday June 24. The Rec Council has the following announcements regarding your next visit to the beach this Summer: – Beach passes will be checked this year. Please be prepared to present your pass at all times, including when lifeguards are not on duty. -Non-resident season beach passes are available for purchase at the Town Clerk’s Office. Cost $45 -Fairlee residents/taxpayers season passes also available at Town Clerk’s … Continue reading

Get your Calendar today and support the events brought to you by the Fairlee Recreation Council.  These beautiful calendars feature landscapes, events, and people from town.  Please pick yours up today at the Fairlee Town Hall: $10 for the first, $8 for each additional.  If you’d like a calendar mailed to you for $2.00 extra, please contact Matt Jung at

The calendars include the birthdays and anniversaries of those who wish to be listed. If you’d like to be included next year, please contact the Recreational Council at