Head to the White Mountains for Some Good Old-Fashioned Family Fun

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Jul 11, 2018 9:46:06 AM

With smartphones, tablets, and video games, it’s easy to spend your summer vacation indoors. Leave all the technology behind and escape to the White Mountains for a little family fun. For centuries, the White Mountains were a popular escape for America’s elite who would come to the area every summer to enjoy the fresh mountain air.

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Topics: Family Friendly, Summer, Outdoor Activities

The Draper's Story - Why Did You Choose Ownership?

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Jun 8, 2018 12:50:06 PM

It’s not hard to fall in love with the RiverWalk Resort once you walk into the lobby. With spacious suites with high-end appliances and fixtures, incredible hotel amenities, and great partners like Seven Birches Winery, Solstice North Day Spa, and La Vista, the RiverWalk Resort is indeed one of New Hampshire’s finest grand hotels.

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Topics: Things To Do, Family Friendly, Year-round, Ownership

Foodie Guide to Lincoln

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Apr 26, 2018 11:50:39 AM

This blog post is part of “The Guide to Summer Activities In The White Mountains” blog series.

You’ll never go hungry in Lincoln, New Hampshire. For a town of just over 1,600 permanent residents, Lincoln is home to an abundance of tasty places to eat for every foodie. From fine dining to classic pub fare, there’s a delicious dish for everyone in the western White Mountains.

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Topics: Kid-Free, Family Friendly, Year-round, Food & Drinks

On the Look Out for Moose in the White Mountains

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Apr 18, 2018 11:49:46 AM

Moose, as funny as they may look, are one of the most majestic animals in North America. Commonly found in New England, Alaska, and Canada, moose are the largest species of the deer family with the average male weighing about 805 pounds. While you can find moose throughout all the New England states, northern New Hampshire is one of the best places to spot them in the wild.

This blog post is part of “The Guide to Spring Activities In The White Mountains” blog series.

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Topics: Springtime, Family Friendly

Top 6 Must Do Family Attractions in the White Mountains

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Apr 11, 2018 9:13:58 AM

This blog post is part of “The Guide to Summer Activities In The White Mountains” blog series

The White Mountains of New Hampshire are one of the best family-friendly travel destinations in all of New England. From hiking to water sports to shopping, there is plenty of family fun to have when the snow melts. While Disney World may be one of the "happiest places in the world," the White Mountains have to be a close second.

The area is home to a high concentration of family-friendly theme parks like Story Land, Santa's Village, Whale's Tale Waterpark and more. Splish splash at the waterparks on a hot summer day and watch the magic in your kid's eyes as they take a ride on Cinderella's Pumpkin Coach. Book a vacation this summer with your family and create memories that will last a lifetime. 

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Topics: Things To Do, Family Friendly

How to Make the Most of Your Next Family Vacation

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Mar 12, 2018 3:50:20 PM

This blog post is part of “The Guide to Spring Activities In The White Mountains” and "The Guide to Summer Activities in the White Mountains" blog series.

Vacations are meant to be stress-free and relaxing. It’s an escape from your busy life at home – making school lunches, carting the kids to soccer games every weekend, and making sure they do their homework. The last thing you want to do on your family vacation is to spend more time organizing the logistics than having fun. It’s time to take back your vacation and enjoy it!

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Topics: Things To Do, Family Friendly

RiverWalk Resort in the News for Family Friendly Fun

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Feb 16, 2018 2:27:45 PM

It’s been a busy Fall at the RiverWalk Resort. With the leaves at peak color and the snow guns waiting for the perfect temperature, thousands of people were flocking to Lincoln to discover everything the resort and the Western White Mountains has to offer. Since the first snowflake fell in Lincoln, the RiverWalk Resort has hosted several events, fundraisers, and festivals that garnered some local and national news coverage.

 

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Topics: Things To Do, Family Friendly, Behind the Scenes, Ownership, Events

Planning the Perfect Family Ski Trip in White Mountains

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Jan 22, 2018 1:20:29 PM

This blog post is part of "The Guide to Winter Activities in The White Mountains" blog series.

The White Mountains are a wonderful ski vacation destination for the whole family. With plenty of family-friendly mountains, professional ski schools, and lots of extracurricular activities, a family ski trip is easy to plan. But, there is lots to consider before booking your lift tickets. Just like any family vacation, planning and executing a winter ski vacation with little ones can be hectic, to say the least. But, teaching children to ski from a young age allows them to enjoy the great outdoors year-round, participate in an active sport, and lets you spend valuable time with your family and create memories to last a lifetime.

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Topics: Winter, Family Friendly, Outdoor Activities

Behind the Scenes: How to turn a swimming pool into a skating rink

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Nov 16, 2017 5:53:17 PM

This blog post is part of “The Guide to Spring Activities In The White Mountains” blog series.

Whoever decided to strap a piece of metal across the bottom of their foot and glide across a frozen pond must have either been crazy or brilliant. The history of ice skating is a bit murky, but many people believe that it originated in the Scandinavian countries over 5,000 years ago, which would make sense because those countries have some pretty good hockey players! Based on old drawings in literature, some believe that it may even date back to the Middle Ages.

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Topics: Things To Do, Winter, Family Friendly, Behind the Scenes, Outdoor Activities, Ownership

Your Guide to the Perfect Three-Day Ski Weekend Getaway

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Nov 8, 2017 12:07:00 PM

This blog post is part of "The Guide to Winter Activities in The White Mountains" blog series.

For skiers and snowboarders, winter is never long enough. It comes and goes in a blink of an eye so you’ll want to get as many days as possible on the slopes. With several long holiday weekends coming up this winter, why not book a three-day ski weekend getaway with the whole family?

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Topics: Things To Do, Winter, Family Friendly, Itinerary, Outdoor Activities