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Are You Tripping? Check Out These Spots for a Winter Day's Getaway
In this day in age with raising a family, working full time, and just being plain exhausted, there's no time for a proper getaway.
That makes for the perfect excuse to go on a day trip.
Day trips are a great way to get a break from your reality and explore your local area.
These day trip ideas are a great excuse to leave the house and take a break.
Snowmobiling? Yeah, its fun. Skiing? Its great exercise. But dominating the snow in a pinzgauer? You have to try it.
Explore snowy New Hampshire in this high terrain vehicle that seats up to six people.
The off-trek adventure offers panoramic views of the White Mountains and even some wildlife.
Chris G. of Maine wrote on Trip Advisor that, "the trip was so much fun."
Visit Cannon Mountain for a classic winter day trip filled with skiing and snowboarding.
The mountain offers a variety of trails for you and your company to experience and if that wipes you out, stay at their resort!
3. Go dog sledding!
Maine offers an abundance of dog sledding opportunities. That's right, dog sledding!
You see it on TV, in the movies, and in history, but have you ever thought to try it yourself?
Take the day to put yourself out there and be one with animal and nature.
Depending on how far you're willing to travel, Maine appears to be a poppin' place for dog sledding.
If you live in the New England area, going to New England Aquarium is one of the first ideas that pop into your head when brainstorming day trips.
Just because its one of the first ideas, does not mean it's not a good.
The aquarium can appeal to people of all ages from kids to seniors.
The best combination is fun and education and the New England Aquarium does just that.
Don't forget to pet the stingrays!
1. Ice Castles
The Ice Castles have appeared in multiple lists on NH1.com, and it's for good reason. Watch the video below to get a glimpse of their beauty before you see it up and close.