HIKING SPA /hīking/spä/ noun
- A hiking spa is a destination wellness vacation. Such facilities provide a comprehensive program that includes a hiking program, physical fitness activities, wellness education, healthy cuisine, special interest programming and spa services.
- The phrase hiking spa was originally used by Jimmy LeSage in 1978.
Get Active in the Green Mountains of Vermont
‘It’s all good’ spring through fall at New Life Hiking Spa.
Vermont mountains, gorgeous hikes, fresh food, incredible massages, a 40 season history and interesting people combine for a destination wellness vacation for singles, couples and small groups that gets rave reviews.
An Award Winning Destination Spa
and Wellness Retreat
New Life Hiking Spa is a nationally recognized, affordable fitness, wellness and weight loss destination. New Life is one of the oldest and most established destination spa programs of its kind in the country catering to over 800 guests each spring through the fall season.
Our program accommodates approximately 40 guests at a time. Hiking options abound for the beginner (along picturesque country settings), the intermediate (along the diverse terrain of the Appalachian and Long Trails) and the advanced (challenges up the some of the highest peaks in Vermont) hiker. We have options for each fitness level.
Each year, people travel from around the world to New Life Hiking Spa to attend our eleven night weight loss retreats, 5-10 night Jump Start Getaways and 2-4 night mini-wellness vacations.
New Life has won accolades from Health Magazine, SHAPE Magazine, newly created 2015 SpaFinder Wellness Travel Award. New Life Hiking Spa was listed as the #1 spa on the Spas of America listing for 2014 & 2015. Most recently, it was named the #1 Destination Spa in the United States by Travel + Leisure Magazine.
Help Us Celebrate Our 40th Season
2017 marks 40 seasons in for New Life Hiking Spa. So what do you say? Are you ready to book a vacation today for your stay from May 11th to October 2nd? Help us commemorate our celebration. You name the dates, decide on the length of your stay and whether you want a single or double room – it’s that easy, and we know you’ll love it!
“I highly recommend the 11-night stay for anyone who really needs to get on the right path.”
– Sarah Caron, Cooperstown, NY