Why Micro-cations Are the Next Big Thing in Travel

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Dec 2, 2019 4:26:01 PM

According to a recent U.S. Travel Association report, more than half of working Americans don’t use all of their paid vacation days. They forfeit an average of 212 million days, which is equivalent to about $62.2 billion in lost benefits. Most Americans struggle to disconnect from the daily demands of their work. Research shows that taking vacation time actually increases your productivity by making you more resilient, improving cognitive function, creativity, and problem-solving.

Read More

Topics: Things To Do, Indoor Activities, Year-round, Outdoor Activities

Park and Play at the RiverWalk Resort

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Feb 26, 2019 12:02:51 PM

There is nothing more relaxing than arriving at your home away from home and shutting the computer down after a long work week and parking the car for the weekend. The RiverWalk Resort is centered in the heart of Lincoln making it the perfect destination to make your home base. With a shuttle bus service to Loon, luxury amenities at the resort, and tons of food and entertainment options within a short walk come to the RiverWalk Resort to park and play.

Read More

Topics: Things To Do, Indoor Activities, Family Friendly, Outdoor Activities

Midweek Ski Adventures for Couples Visiting The White Mountains

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Dec 27, 2018 12:46:50 PM

Skip the weekend crowds and head to the White Mountains during the week. With an abundance of outdoor and indoor activities, you’ll be bound to have heaps of fun. Whether you’re heading to the mountains for a romantic mid-week or just an escape from the hustle and bustle of the city, book a stay at the RiverWalk Resort and enjoy all the amenities it has to offer. Plus, you have the whole towns of Lincoln and North Woodstock to explore! Take advantage of some great ski and stay packages for midweek travelers while you're here too.

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

Read More

Topics: Winter, Indoor Activities, Outdoor Activities

Itinerary and Checklist for The Perfect Family Ski Weekend

Posted by Kelsie Collins on Dec 5, 2018 9:15:22 AM

It’s finally here! The snow is falling and the slopes are opening. If you haven’t yet, it’s time to book your family ski weekend in the White Mountains.

Read More

Topics: Things To Do, Winter, Indoor Activities, Family Friendly, Itinerary, Outdoor Activities, Food & Drinks

Beer and Wine Tastings in The White Mountains

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Apr 18, 2018 12:38:24 PM

The weather in the White Mountains in the spring can be unpredictable. Somedays it’s 70 degrees and sunny and other days it feels just like winter again. It's fun to spend your days outside hiking, biking, and exploring the best of Lincoln, but somedays Mother Nature has different plans for you.

For those unpredictable days, you should have some rainy-day alternatives planned just in case Mother Nature decides that the mountains need a little more rain for the flowers to bloom in time for summer. Here are some fun indoor things to do in the White Mountains!

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

Read More

Topics: Springtime, Kid-Free, Indoor Activities

Guide to Spring Activities in Lincoln: a Tourist Town's Quiet Season

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Mar 21, 2018 4:26:26 PM

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

Hearty New Englanders like to joke that we have five seasons – Summer, Fall, Winter, Spring, and Mud Season. As the snow begins to melt, the rivers start flowing a bit higher and faster, the gardens and wildlife flowers begin to bloom, and the mud puddles are found in abundance around town. Despite the mud, Spring in the White Mountains is a beautiful time of year to visit. The winter crowds are packing up their skis until next year’s big snowfall and the summer crowds have yet to arrive making the area a perfect place to visit if you’re looking for a quiet escape to the mountains.


Read More

Topics: Springtime, Indoor Activities

Spring Into The Spa Getaway

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Mar 13, 2018 2:23:05 PM

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

After a long winter, it’s time to spring into the spa! Spring is all about rebirth and renewal. For the past few months the temperatures have hovered around freezing, now it’s finally time to shed the multiple layers of wool and down. Chances are, your skin is a bit dry and dull from the long winter. A relaxing weekend at the spa is just what your skin, body and mind needs to renew itself for the warmer months. 

Read More

Topics: Things To Do, Springtime, Kid-Free, Indoor Activities

Coming In From The Cold: Indoor Winter Activities For Everyone

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Dec 14, 2017 10:51:14 AM

 

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

The weather in the White Mountains can be unpredictable, especially during the winter months. While we would all love to have endless bluebird ski days, somedays, Mother Nature decides otherwise. It’s not uncommon for the mercury to drop below zero or for a freak snowstorm to occur in the White Mountains. Thankfully, when the weather turns, you can still have fun!

Read More

Topics: Things To Do, Winter, Indoor Activities

Just the Two of Us: Your Guide to A Romantic Getaway in the Mountains

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Nov 29, 2017 11:14:38 AM

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

Read More

Topics: Things To Do, Winter, Kid-Free, Indoor Activities, Outdoor Activities

The Most Scenic Drives for Fall Foliage in the White Mountains

Posted by Christa Peoples on Aug 8, 2017 8:57:58 AM

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

Game of Thrones fans may know that “Winter is Coming” – but first: FALL!

Read More

Topics: Things To Do, Kid-Free, Indoor Activities, Family Friendly, Fall