Ice, Ice Baby: Maintaining the Ice at the RiverWalk Resort

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Feb 12, 2019 5:40:22 PM

Maintaining pristine ice for the nation’s only lagoon skating rink isn’t easy. It takes a team of RiverWalk Resort employees to keep the ice in tip-top shape for skaters all winter long. Starting in November, the RiverWalk’s 167,000-gallon outdoor lagoon swimming pool is transformed into a perfect sheet of ice with the help of a complex network of tubes carrying super-cooled glycol. 

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

The Ultimate Winter Bucket List for the Western White Mountains

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Jan 25, 2019 11:39:41 AM

The White Mountains have been a tourist destination since the American Industrial Revolution when wealth families would escape the smoky cities for the fresh mountain air. The Greater Lincoln area is home to two world-class family-friendly ski mountains, but skiing isn’t the only winter activity you can do in the area. It’s time to bundle up and head outside to explore the winter wonderland.   

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

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

Snowshoeing and Cross-Country Skiing with your dog in NH

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Jan 4, 2019 9:04:59 AM

Don’t leave your dog home when you head to the mountains this winter. There are plenty of fun activities for the whole family, including Fido, in the western White Mountains. If you have a high energy four-legged furball, snowshoeing and cross-country skiing is a wonderful way to tire them out for a day. Your pup will enjoy a good snooze by the fireplace while you enjoy a glass of wine after a fun day in the snow. Lincoln and the surrounding White Mountains offer an abundance of dog-friendly activities, so let your dog ride shotgun as you drive to Lincoln this winter.

This blog post is part of “The RiverWalk Guide to Ownership” and "The Guide to Winter Activities in The White Mountainsblog series.

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Topics: Things To Do, Winter, Outdoor Activities, Ownership, Pet Friendly

Pet Friendly Ownership at the RiverWalk Resort

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Dec 27, 2018 3:29:43 PM

Just like humans, your favorite furry four-legged friend needs a vacation, too! Explore the old conifer forests and the glacial peaks of the White Mountains year-round with Fido and the family in tow. Lincoln, New Hampshire is a dog-friendly town. You’ll see plenty of locals and visitors alike with their canine best friends walking around town and out on the trails. Pack the dog treats and head to Lincoln with the whole family this year!

This blog post is part of “The RiverWalk Guide to Ownership” blog series.

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Topics: Family Friendly, Year-round, Outdoor Activities, Ownership

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 travel to Loon Mountain, just minutes up the road. 

Ski & Stay Packages

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

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Topics: Winter, Indoor Activities, Outdoor Activities

Make Your Winter Dreams Come True At NH’s Ice Castles

Posted by Katelyn Michaud on Dec 10, 2018 9:25:39 AM

You don’t have to travel to Europe to explore castles this winter! Instead of centuries-old stone fortresses nestled throughout Europe’s picturesque countryside, you’ll find a one-of-a-kind castle in Lincoln, New Hampshire in a few short weeks.  

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Topics: Winter, Family Friendly, 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.

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

RiverWalk's Guide to Snowmobiling in The White Mountains

Posted by Kelsie Collins on Dec 5, 2018 9:04:09 AM

This year is already looking like a fantastic season for snowmobilers! Every year, more and more businesses accommodate snowmobilers and snowmobile clubs produce some of the best trail maps ever seen up in the White Mountains.

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Topics: Winter, Itinerary, Outdoor Activities

Loon Mountain Parking: 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 and it's time for a family ski weekend in your favorite mountain town! 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, Behind the Scenes, Outdoor Activities

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. 

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

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