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“Toboggan Building 101″ Package

Try your hand at bending, sanding, finishing and fastening a 2-4 person toboggan. Suitable for both racing or casual recreation!  All tools and materials provided Available: Saturday & Sundays, November 22 & 23, 2014 or December 20 & 21, 2014Package details: Our two night getaway package includes a fun filled weekend of toboggan building (Saturday […]

Camden Winterfest Week

Winterfest is Camden’s annual celebration of winter and community. A week full of fun activities in Camden’s Harbor Park includes ice sculptures, sledding, and rail jam expositions. The Camden Public Library is also the site for live music, arts and crafts, and food sampling from local restaurants. Plus legendary snow sculptors will be creating huge […]

Winter Fun in Camden – Hartstone Inn Ski Packages

It is officially wintertime here at the Hartstone Inn.  The air is chilly and there’s snow on the ground.  That doesn’t mean there isn’t plenty of outdoor fun to be had!  The Camden Snow Bowl is just a short distance away from us and it offers skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, skating, tubing and a toboggan chute. […]

“Toboggan Building 101″ Getaway Package

A new package for winter – “Toboggan Building 101″!  Our two night getaway package includes a fun filled weekend of toboggan building (Saturday & Sunday),  just in time for a winter of sledding.  You’ll receive two days of instruction in basic techniques of bending, sanding, finishing and fastening your very own toboggan.  Mark your calendar […]

Camden Winterfest 2013

Saturday, January 26, 2013   Live music, ice skating, ice carving, hot soup…we LOVE winter in Camden!   “The Winterfest Committee urges you to save the date, January 26, 2013!   Winterfest returns to the Camden Amphitheatre for the 11th annual celebration of winter and community ice carving on January 26 at noon. The Winterfest Committee […]

Winter Fun Getaway Packages – Skiing and Ice Climbing in Camden

It is officially wintertime here at the Hartstone Inn.  The air is chilly and there’s snow on the ground.  That doesn’t mean there isn’t plenty of outdoor fun to be had!  The Camden Snow Bowl is just a short distance away from us and it offers skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, skating, tubing and a toboggan chute. […]

Camden, Maine Winterfest 2012

Saturday, January 28, 2012 From their website: “The Camden Winterfest returns for its 10th annual community celebration of winter on Saturday January 28th,2012. Presented by The Camden Public Library and the Winterfest Committee along with local sponsors. The centerpiece of Winterfest activity remains the Community Ice Carving Event.Community members transform ordinary blocks of ice into […]

Farnsworth Art Museum

On a snowy day like this one our guests are in for a treat, well several actually. Of course there are Michael’s homemade cookies set out in the afternoon with tea, to be enjoyed in the warmest of spaces (perhaps even in your own room by a fire), but there is also such beauty right […]

Jo Ellen Designs

One of the places we recommend to guests is the super smart shop Jo Ellen Designs at 21 Main Street in Camden, conveniently located across from Glendarragh Lavender.  Owner Jo Ellen Stammen was a fine artist and children’s book illustrator. Her training and success – 15 published titles, including a Caldecott nomination and Christopher Award […]

Glendarragh Lavender

One of the benefits to staying at the Hartstone or Hideaway is our proximity to the shops in downtown Camden. Guests often walk down to the harbor to see the boats and stroll about Camden visiting shops selling books, hand knit pieces, gourmet food items, toys, clothes, jewelry, antiques, souvenirs, and home goods. We will […]

 
 

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