Looking for something fun to do this winter? Grab your hand warmers and sporty ski gear because within forty-five minutes and less from The Caldwell House you can travel to three fantastic ski resorts. This makes our spectacular bed and breakfast the perfect place to plan a ski and stay weekend getaway.
First of all, Mt. Peter, which is located in Warwick, NY, and the oldest operating ski resort in New York State, is only a half hour drive from Salisbury Mills. This resort was actually developed by Macy’s Department store when they were looking for the best way to display and sell their hip ski fashion lines. This ski resort is perfect for the beginner yet challenging enough for the seasoned skier to have a great day on the slopes. Whether you are interested in skiing or snowboarding, Mt. Peter is a great place to learn with quality instructors that will guide you through the basics and increase your confidence. In fact, on weekends and holidays at 10 am, 12 pm, and 2 pm you can take advantage of a free, one-hour lesson. The carpet lift makes it safe and easy to get up the hill.
If you forgot something they have a retail shop that is stocked with everything you would need to stay safe and warm and Pete’s Place Tavern offers warm drinks at the antique bar and some fantastic chili and soup to warm you up between runs. They also have some great specials such as two-for-one tickets on Saturdays after 5 pm and mid-week learn to ski packages. Their night skiing, which is a really fun time to be on the hill, will begin January 5th, 2015.
You can also find great snow and skiing at Tuxedo Ridge in Tuxedo, NY. January is learn to ski and snowboard month so a great time to get out there if you have always wanted to try. There are seven trails, NASTAR racing, night skiing, and snow tubing as well.
Last is Mountain Creek in Vernon, NJ. This popular winter playground offers fantastic skiing and snowboarding plus mountain adventures such as Alpine Mountain Coaster, Zoom Ziplines, and the Soaring Eagle ride. They have some amazing restaurants and a fun nightlife but if you are looking for some relaxation after being on the hill, you may want to pamper yourself in the Elements Spa, which is the #1 spa in New Jersey.
Are you ready to get on the slopes? The Caldwell House Bed and Breakfast is the Hudson Valley’s most romantic getaway and the perfect place to relax and unwind after a day on the hill. Enjoy a glass of wine by the fireplace, a soak in the Jacuzzi bath, and of course, a homemade, three course breakfast to start the morning off right. Contact us today at (845) 496-2954 for more information or check availability directly online.