Evergreen and freshly sprouted love blossoms in the Green Mountains, an ideal destination for romantics. These are the green mountains that gave Vermont its name, which derives from the French words “vert” and “mont.” The state’s commitment to preservation has kept the mountains lush and verdant, making them a popular destination for hikers in the warm months and ski and snow-shoe enthusiasts in the winter. Ski resort include Killington and Stowe, each of them containing a range of trails for skiers of all skill levels. In the fall, the Green Mountains erupt in color, a thousand shades of red, orange, and yellow covering the hillside. Broad swaths of the area remain sparsely populated, so it is easy to get away from the crowds and enjoy the natural beauty of the area without interruption. Whether you plan to hit the slopes or take a contemplative walk in the woods, check out our list of romantic accommodations near the Green Mountains.