Treat the Kids to a Summer of Discovery Just 90 Miles North of New York City

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Mohonk Mountain House is offering a number of kid-friendly pursuits for a Summer of Discovery in New Paltz, New York, just 90 miles north of New York City. Kids stay and eat free midweek in July and can enjoy a variety of activities such as hiking, boating, lake and pool swimming, gardening, scavenger hunts, fishing, and more.

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Mohonk Mountain House provides the perfect backdrop to a summer vacation full of adventure and fun for kids of all ages.

Mohonk Mountain House invites children of all ages to ditch the digital world and get outside for a Summer of Discovery in the pristine wilderness of New York’s Hudson Valley, just 90 miles north of New York City. Offering tailor-made programs for kids and teens, the historic Victorian castle resort is a haven for various outdoor pursuits, including hiking, swimming, boating, gardening, treasure hunts, and fishing.

The award-winning Mohonk Kids’ Club is a fully-supervised program that encourages children to explore the outdoors and make new friends in Mohonk’s unique environment. Children choose among several activities each day, including spending time at the Children’s Garden where kids can “Scratch and Sniff” plants, sit on a “Sod Sofa,” watch potatoes grow in the Eco-TV, and observe the butterfly garden. The Mohonk Kids’ Club meets daily during the Summer of Discovery program from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., and from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Evening events, geared for ages 4-12, take place from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

The Teen Program for ages 13-17 features rock scrambles, golf and tennis clinics, hikes, teen bike tours (additional charge), the “Cereal Treat Build-Off,” and supervised evening activities such as Guitar Hero® and Wii games in the Teen Lounge. The teen program is available from July 5 through August 31.

On top of all the activities offered, another incentive to treating the kids to a visit to Mohonk Mountain House is that “Kids Stay and Eat Free” July 7-31, 2013 midweek (Sundays-Thursdays). Rates begin at $340* per adult, per night, based on two adults sharing a room with up to two children and include breakfast and lunch buffets, and a delicious dinner, afternoon tea and cookies, and most activities, including use of the indoor heated swimming pool in our award-winning Spa wing.

Learn more about Summer of Discovery. To make a reservation today, call 888.212.3057.

“Mohonk Mountain House provides the perfect backdrop to a summer vacation full of adventure and fun for kids of all ages,” said Nina Smiley, Director of Marketing. “Acres of lush wilderness, endless activities, and plenty of opportunities to make new friends are among the many reasons to treat your family to a summer they won’t forget in the heart of the Hudson Valley.”

About Mohonk Mountain House:
Founded in 1869, the Mohonk Mountain House sits amidst 40,000 acres of pristine wilderness on the banks of Lake Mohonk in New Paltz, New York. Just 90 miles north of New York City in the Hudson Valley, this 259-room property is a getaway for couples and families alike, offering a wide array of activities ranging from hiking to yoga to lake swimming and boating With charming accommodations, an award-winning Spa just named the Number One Resort Spa in the United States by Condé Nast Traveler, and a stunning location, Mohonk Mountain House is the ideal destination for vacations year-round. For additional information on reservations, please call 888.212.3057.

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