Winter Activities in Northwest CT
Enjoy your winter season with invigorating outdoor activities in Northwest Connecticut - and the Berkshire Mountains of Western New England. Interlaken Inn is nearby to some great winter fun!
Ski, snowboard or snow tubing at three nearby mountains
- Mohawk Mountain - Cornwall, CT (ski package)
- Butternut Basin - Great Barrington, MA
- Catamount Ski Area - Hillsdale, NY
Ask about discounts on lift tickets - offered every day except these holiday periods:
- December 24, 2013 - Jan. 1, 2014(Christmas Holiday)
- January 18 - 20, 2014 (M.L.K.)
- February 17 - 23, 2014 (Presidents Week)
Skiing not your thing?
Sleigh Ride Go for a romantic horse-drawn sleigh ride through the New England countryside. Nearby Loon Meadow Farm offers this unique experience as part of our Dashing Through The Snow sleigh ride package.
Snowshoeing or XC skiing at nearby Harlem Valley Rail Trail.
Trails and Visitors Center at nearby Sharon Audubon Center consisting of the Sharon Audubon Center and Emily Winthrop MilesWildlife Sanctuary, has been connecting people with nature for over forty years. Creating life-changing experiences for your family.
Indoor ice skating at Hotchkiss School on select Saturdays. (Schedule TBA)
Build a snowman behind Sunnyside after freshly fallen snow! And - kids will enjoy the small sledding hill, perfect for 5 and under at Sunnyside.
The Moviehouse - Three intimate cinemas featuring first run, independent, documentary films and the Filmworks Forum series...with Art Gallery and Cafe.
The Salisbury - Millerton area is brimming with unique shopping opportunities. Local artisans and crafters, gifts, books, clothing and more... Some of our favorites -
Copper Star Alpaca - Stylish, luxurious, soft alpaca apparel for women, men and children. Fabulous furry toys, alpaca yarn, knitting essentials, wonderfully cozy socks, hats, scarves, mittens - accessories for everyone. A collection of fair trade and locally hand crafted gift products hand-made soaps, and jewlery.
BW's Eagle Eye - An eclectic mix of fabulous vintage & new clothing, accessories, antique jewelry, fine arts & collectibles.
Eckert Fine Art - Eckert Fine Art is the exclusive representative of the artist Eric Forstmann. We also have original artwork and limited edition prints by Robert Rauschenberg, Jasper Johns, Sylvia Mangold, Michael Kalish, Frank Stella, Andrew Wyeth, Robert Motherwell, Alexander Calder and more.
Elizabeth's Jewelry & Fine Gifts - Elizabeth's Jewelry is the area's premier jewelry and gift establishment with its large selection of silver and gold jewelry, both plain and with diamonds, precious and semiprecious stones. A wide variety of inventory encompasses all budget needs and includes items for every occasion.
Gilmor Glass, LLC - Hot Glass Studio & Gallery. Innovative Blown Glass Solutions in tabletop accent pieces, lighting, gifts & more. The resource for creative thinkers, artists, designers. Expand your perception of the glass medium.
Harney & Sons Fine Teas - Harney & Sons offers free tea tastings daily. While in our store you can shop for teas accessories, books and tea time treats.
Hunter Bee - Hunter Bee is an antique store with a unique perspective – from American country and industrial pieces to mid-century design classics with quirky folk art and the occasional found object thrown in for interest. The store has something for everyone from high to low, with special "must have" pieces that amuse and add personality to anyone’s home. Be sure to visit the "Secret Back Room" with designer vintage clothing.
Johnson's Antiques - 15,000 sq ft of antiques, used furniture, garden items and glassware.
Lady Audrey's Gallery - Lady Audrey's Gallery represents emerging artists from around the world, with a few established and mid-career artists thrown in. The gallery sponsors international, juried art competitions quarterly. We try to take the intimidation factor out of visiting an art gallery.
Leslie Hoss Flood Interiors - This retail decorating shop offers new, used and antique furnishings, as well as pillows, lamps and rugs. Custom reupholstery, slipcovers and curtains are fabricated in our in-house workroom. We also have an extensive library of fabrics and wallpapers to browse and chose from.
Mary Magdeline's Boutique - Mary Mageline's is a high end affordable fashion boutique specializing in trendy shoes and apparel. Classic styles, fabulous trends and quality fabrics.
Millerton Antiques Center - 15,000 sq ft Multi dealer antiques shop. We feature a large selection of antiques, art, and furnishings. Consignments
Nest - Unique items for the home, old and new. A great selection of accessories, pillows and home furnishings.
Oblong Books & Music, Oblong Jr. - A general independent book & record store with a comprehensive and eclectic selection, plus, toys & kid's stuff in Oblong Jr.
Terni's - One of the oldest stores in Millerton, Terni's is a step back in time with its warm wooden flooring and marble soda fountain. Founded in 1919, Terni's is THE place to shop for hunting gear and fishing tackle, Pendleton and Woolrich outdoor clothing; hunting knives, guns and ammunition. Plus, New York Lottery tickets, candy, cigars and the New York Times. Terni's is a nostalgic, not-to-be-missed destination.