Department of Tourism and Marketing

Vermont Life Magazine

Vermont Life, a quarterly magazine published by the state of Vermont since 1946, has helped establish the image of Vermont worldwide. The magazine is a showcase for the state’s creative economy, thriving arts scene, dynamic food culture and extensive recreational offerings. Considered one of America’s premier regional magazines due to its elegant design, incisive, thought-provoking articles and world-class photography, Vermont Life is an insider’s guide to the state’s best places to eat, relax and have fun. To subscribe, go to or call toll free 800-284-3243.

The magazine’s 120,000 readers make it the flagship of Vermont Life media, which includes (18,000 monthly visitors) and Vermont Life E-News (15,000 subscribers).

Vermont Life E-News is produced monthly, is free, and contains interviews with writers, photographers and staff; previews of upcoming issues of the magazine; the most up-to-date Vermont news and event listings; travel tips and places to stay; and e-newsletter-subscriber-only special offers! To subscribe to the free Vermont Life E-News, click here.

Vermont Life also produces the Vermont Life Artisan Gift Catalog, which exhibits the work of Vermont artists, including jewelry makers, glass blowers, woodworkers, potters, sculptors, photographers and painters. To view the Vermont Life Artisan Gift Catalog, go to

Guidelines for Contributors:

Vermont Life is interested in establishing ongoing relationships with professional journalists and freelancers. The first step in developing that relationship is to study the Guidelines for Contributors and then send in a summary of credentials, as well as writing samples. Please be familiar with the style of journalism we publish and the stories we have published recently. Story ideas are helpful, but not essential, when seeking a role with us. E-mail inquires to

For information about advertising rates for Vermont Life print or digital editions, Vermont Life E-News or, please contact:
Sky Barsch
Associate Publisher
Phone: (802) 828-5535

If you are an artisan interested in having your work showcased in the Vermont Life catalog, please contact:
Jan Hubbard
Director of Product Sales
Phone: (802) 828-3241

Mary Hegarty Nowlan, Editor of Vermont Life Magazine