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Land-Rover Experience Driving School

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Address: 80 Union Street, Equinox Resort, Manchester, VT 05254
Phone Number: (802) 362-0687

Located at The Equinox Resort, the new Land Rover Experience Driving School...

Located at The Equinox Resort, the new Land Rover Experience Driving School is open year round. This experience features off-road driving instruction in all conditions. Participants experience numerous challenges on the 80-acre purpose-built course, with an extensive trail system for exploration. Here you will learn techniques on ascents, descents, side tilts and rocky terrain. The degree of difficulty is matched to the driver's skill, and more advanced drivers are invited to explore our expansive trails through the stunning Green Mountains.

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Educational Fun!

It isn't too often that one can have a great time learning something new. That was exactly the case with our experience at the Land-Rover Experience Driving School. Our guide... read more

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Sugar Hill
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

It isn't too often that one can have a great time learning something new. That was exactly the case with our experience at the Land-Rover Experience Driving School. Our guide, Chris, was a complete expert at both driving and providing an excellent learning experience for us, new owners of a Range Rover. We couldn't believe what we learned and enjoyed... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Offering various excursions from 1 hour to full day, this is a great experience just minutes from Manchester Village. Literally, a mile away from the Village, tucked into the woods across the valley. Amazing 5+ mile course. State of the art Land Rovers, all the bells and whistles. David runs a great business and Jack, our driver, was a good... More 

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Newtown, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

I just returned from a long weekend in Vermont. On Sunday morning, I participated in a two-hour new owner's training ride (I took possession of a 2016 LR4 in November 2015) at The Land Rover Experience School (LRES) at the Equinox Hotel. My driving instructor was David Nunn, a fine fellow and an excellent teacher. This was my third overall... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

My friend and I split the full-day trip, and we had such a great time that he felt confident enough to take his own vehicle on the public trails, after completing the Land Rover Experience obstacles. We started with Chad in the morning, learning about the VERY capable full-size Range Rover, and the various technologies available when driving it off-road.... More 

Thank Dan B
Yonkers, NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

When I heard about this Land Rover program, I knew I had to get it for my husband! We did the all day program. In the a.m. Chad took us around their private course in a brand new $120k Range Rover where we got to learn the basics and see what this incredible vehicle is capable of! Chad was a... More 

Thank bsherdiver
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

It was an Amazing experience. David our instructor was really great. This was a great lifetime experience. A must do. Will definitely go again for the 2 hour ride now.

Thank Saumya B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I just got done off-roading with Dave, our guide. He was awesome, patient, and a great teacher. We would highly suggest this to anyone spending time in Manchester. A MUST DO!

Thank Stephen M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

Truly amazing time was had by my family at the Land-Rover Driving School. Gene, our instructor, was patient and humorous while challenging us on this amazing, rugged terrain. His knowledge of the vehicle and how to navigate the most difficult conditions was beneficial to all - especially my teenage son. The course is one challenge after another. It is unbelievable... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

My brother and I went on this trip with Dan as our instructor. We has a fantastic time. Challenging and exciting. What a way to spend time with your brother. This would be great for the Teens in your life-very educational driving experience. Winter was a great time to enjoy this activity. Dan was super sweet and mad me feel... More 

Thank stellasmama
Richmond, Vermont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016

It was a beautiful day, so why not? My instructor, Chrystyna, took me out behind Equinox Mountain to terrain both rugged and beautiful. She was calm and knowledgeable even in the most washed out vertical track, giving clear concise instruction...and we laughed too; her wry, understated humor was a blast. I left with a deep appreciation for this, its designers,... More 

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