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!

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

Recreation Council Agenda 2017-06-19

~ PUBLIC NOTICE~ Town of Fairlee Recreation Council MEETING NOTICE: Fairlee Recreation Council DATE: Monday, June 19, 2017 TIME: 4:00 pm PLACE: Fairlee Public Library AGENDA TIME: Topic: 4:00 pm Call to Order & Agenda Review 4:00-4:05 pm Minutes Approval 4:05-4:20pm Old Business Beach Sign Update Beach Grounds Improvement Update 4:20-6:00 pm New Business Lifeguard Staffing and Scheduling Lifeguard Feedback Non-Resident Beach Pass Challenges Beach Equipment Evaluation/Swim Line Condition Beach Clean up 6/21 Bouncy House on August 8th? Adjourn ALL … Continue reading

Fairlee Community Music Series

In association with the Fairlee Recreation Council, every Tuesday evening in July and the first two Tuesdays in August, free concerts on the Fairlee Common. Aaron Audet Band Left Eye Jump Moment’s Notice Trio Prydein Starline Rhythm Boys Lyme Town Band Ice Cream Social Ray Vega Quintet All concerts are free of charge. See the Fairlee Community Music Series website for more information.   … 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