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AutumnFest Activities at Smugglers' Notch

The fun goes on and on for everyone!

Please refer to the Late Fall Resort Information Guide for activities October 14-December 5, 2019.
Choose from a variety of Resort activities, including tennis courts, bike rentals, pools and hot tubs, our year-round Zip Line Canopy Tour, guided and self-guided nature walks, playgrounds, mini-golf, disc golf, shuffleboard, basketball, volleyball, horseshoes, and a host of activities and attractions in the Smugglers' Notch area.

A SmuggsPass or Daycation ticket is required for activities followed by a checkmark ✔.

The following programs are available during AutumnFest from September 7 - October 17, 2020

Vinyasa Flow Yoga
Sunday, 9:15 am - 10:30 am
This class will include a step by step approach that appropriately takes a student from one posture to the next. During this moderately paced practice will link together our body movements and our breathing. Some yoga experience is recommended. Ages 7 & older. $15 per person. Advance registration recommended as space is limited.

Mini Structures *STEAM activity
Sunday, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Ages 3 and older Which shapes can you find in nature? Which shapes can you find in buildings at Smuggs? We will be finding and learning about different shapes and their strengths. Then, we will build our own 2D and 3D shapes using marshmallows and toothpicks. All ages. Meets at the yurt next to Courtside Pool. Must be present at the start of the activity.

Mini Golf Tournament
Sunday, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
All Ages

Join us in the FunZone 2.0 for a friendly game of mini golf, will you be the one to sink a hole in one? Meets at the FunZone 2.0.

Fitness Gym at the Cambridge Community Center
Monday - Friday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

You can purchase daily or weekly access to the fitness gym at the Cambridge Community Center. $10 per person for a 1-day pass or $20 per person for a 1-week pass. Purchase your passes at the Guest Service Desk.

Monday, Wednesday, & Friday, 9:00 am - 10:00 am
A cross between, badminton, tennis and ping pong, Pickleball is a game that is easy to learn and fun to play! Meet at the North Hill tennis courts. SmuggsPass required.

AutumnFest Welcome Orientation
Monday 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Learn about area attractions and Resort facilities. Located in the lower level of the Meeting House.(starting 9/10/18)

Monday, Wednesday, & Friday 11:00 am
A great way to get a low impact workout. Ages 16 & older. Located at Mountainside Water Playground.

French Gourmet Winery Experience
Tuesday - Friday, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
The Boyden Valley Winery invites you to join them for a French Gourmet Experience in Vermont. Join them at their farm for a tour of the winery and tasting of their own wines, served with gourmet cheeses, fresh fruits and breads. Cheese plates purchased for guests under 21 will be served with juice. $34.95 per person plus tax. Pre-registration required, space is limited. Transportation required. Meet at the Boyden Valley Winery.

Apple Picking at Chapin Orchard
Wednesday, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Travel to Chapin Orchard where you can choose from several varieties of apples to pick and bring home. Shop the orchard store for local honey, maple syrup and apple goodies. Finish the day with a stop at a local chocolate factory and maple shop. SmuggsPass required. Transportation provided. Meet at the Gazebo. Pre-registration required, space is limited.

Pesto, Oils & Vinegars ~ Herbal Delights For The Fall!
Thursday, 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Ever wonder how they make those expensive herbal oils and vinegars? Join Kelley Robie of Horsetail Herbs and find out how it is done. This class is sure to surprise your senses of smell and taste! Indulge in Herbal Pesto for a taste explosion while we are making Herbal Oils and Vinegars using fresh herbs and spices! Be prepared to go home with tons of ideas and recipes! Your hand made creations will add a new flare to your kitchen cooking! Enjoy the taste of summer this fall! Meets at the Nordland Library. $40 per person. Advance registration required as space is limited.

Making Medicinal Tonics for Health & Vitality
Thursday, 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Herbal Tonics are gentle, nourishing and safely promote one’s health and healthy aging through regular consumption. Tonics build a strong foundation for good health and vitality. Join Kelley Robie, of Horsetail Herbs, as we make four medicinal tonics. We will be making a Vitality Energy Tonic Powder, a Relaxing Tonic Tea, an Immune Tune Tonic Cider & a Digestive Cleaning Tonic Tincture. The basics of herbal medicine will be discussed as we make our blends. You will learn what herbs are best used for tonics and how to apply them. Take charge of your health & well-being today! Meets at the Nordland Library. $45 per person. Advance registration required as space is limited.

Mushroom Hunting
Friday, 9:00 am - 10:30 am
This educational walk will teach you how to locate and identify a variety of wild mushrooms, such as chanterelles, boletes and morels. 1-2 miles, may include some off-trail exploration. Easiest, suitable for all abilities. Meet at the Gazebo.

Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Journey around the village following our clues, you might even learn something new. All ages. Meets at FunZone 2.0.

The FunZone 2.0 Indoor Family Fun Complex
Fall indoor activities for the entire family to enjoy!
Children 12 & under must be accompanied by an adult. Proper attire required, no bathing suits or wet clothing. Socks required.

Zip Line Canopy Tour, Treetop Obstacle Course, and Climbing Adventure
Departures Daily
Join us in the trees for an unforgettable, treetop adventure. Soar through the forest on our award-winning Zip Line Canopy Tour; conquer the Treetop Obstacle Course; or test your agility on our Climbing Adventure. Adventure tours ranging from serene to extreme. Options for ages 4 years and older. Advance registration recommended as space is limited. Visit ArborTrek Canopy Adventuresfor more details.
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