How to Park at Loon with Ease on Busy Winter Weekends

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Nov 6, 2018 3:35:52 PM

The temperatures are quickly dropping, and you know what that means – the snow guns are turning on! We’ve already had a few dustings, and soon enough those flurries will turn into inches of fresh powder begging to be enjoyed. 

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Topics: Winter, Outdoor Activities, Behind the Scenes

Celebrate Veterans Day in the White Mountains This Year

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Oct 29, 2018 9:56:52 AM

Veterans Day is quickly approaching. The White Mountains are rich in Veterans history from the non-military Civilian Conservation Corps to the thousands of men and women who have served in the military since the Revolutionary War. Discover and honor our deep history while enjoying the beauty of the White Mountains before the snow starts to fly. 

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Topics: Fall, Family Friendly, Outdoor Activities, Kid-Free

9 Fall Hikes for Leaf Peeping in the White Mountains

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Sep 27, 2018 11:06:11 AM

The black flies are gone, the temperatures have dropped, but the scenic views have only gotten better this fall. Fall in the White Mountains is the best time of year to hike. While you’ll need to pack a few extra layers and watch the weather forecast more this time of year, the colorful leaves will get any late sleepers out of bed early.

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Topics: Fall, Outdoor Activities

Your Guide to Fall Attractions in the White Mountains

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Sep 26, 2018 11:27:09 AM

The days are getting shorter and you know what that means – winter is right around the corner! All your favorite summer attractions are starting to run on a limited schedule during the fall months before closing their doors until the snow melts.

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Topics: Food & Drinks, Fall, Outdoor Activities, Things To Do

Perfect Fall Getaway in the White Mountains

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Sep 11, 2018 4:18:59 PM

Schools back in session. The mercury is dropping, and the leaves are slowly starting to turn colors. Fall is officially on the way. What better way to celebrate the change in the season then head to the White Mountains for a weekend or weeklong getaway. Home to delicious restaurants, miles and miles of hiking trails, and incredible mountaintop views, the White Mountains of New Hampshire is the place you want to be. Lace up your hiking boots and grab the flannel, it’s time to book your getaway today.

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

 

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

4 Ways to Get the Best Fall Foliage Views

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Sep 11, 2018 4:18:47 PM

The mercury is starting to drop, and the leaves are slowing turning from green to hues of yellow, orange, and red. Fall in New England is one of the best places to be, especially in the White Mountains. Every year thousands of “leaf peepers” head to the mountains in search of the perfect vista to get the best views of the leaves. Bring your camera and get ready to post a million fall foliage pictures of Instagram.

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

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Topics: Fall, Outdoor Activities

Highland Games Return to Loon Mountain

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Aug 17, 2018 12:26:24 PM

In just over a month, the small town of Lincoln will be overrun with men in kilts, bagpipes, and haggis. While you may hope that they are filming the new season of Outlander in the White Mountains, it is, in fact, the return of one of the largest Highland Games in North America. From Friday, September 21st through Sunday, September 23rd, the New Hampshire Highland Games & Festival (NHHG&F) will be returning to Loon Mountain Resort again for its 42nd year. 

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

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Topics: Events, Fall, Outdoor Activities, Things To Do, Family Friendly

One Last Hoorah In The Mountains Before School Starts

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Aug 7, 2018 12:26:43 PM

The start of school is just around the corner. Before you dive into back to school shopping, plan one last hoorah for the summer. The White Mountains are not only home to spectacular natural beauty, but also to many attractions, water parks, and more. Enjoy a weekend or a week away in the mountains before all the soccer practices, math homework, and ballet lessons start in September.

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

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Topics: Summer, Outdoor Activities, Family Friendly

Guide To Swimming Spots in Lincoln, New Hampshire

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Jul 25, 2018 9:11:48 AM

The dog days of summer are upon us. Even with a higher elevation and a fresh mountain breeze, the days can get steamy in the White Mountains. To combat the heat and the humidity, take a dip in one of the many swimming holes in the western White Mountains.

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

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Topics: Summer, Outdoor Activities

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: Summer, Family Friendly, Outdoor Activities