Best Travel Experiences: Top Places to Visit this Fall
Autumn is an excellent time for a family vacation, since the temperatures outside are a bit cooler and nature is displaying her finest colors. If you’re the parent of a special needs child, you can still get away to some great locations and have a good time. Here are a few of the best travel experiences for you to consider.
Club Getaway, Kent, Connecticut
Located in the Berkshires area, Club Getaway is an all-inclusive resort that is known for sports, adventure and fun. Stay in a rustic cabin in a beautiful and peaceful setting, while enjoying fun activities such as kayaking and fly fishing. There are a number of programs designed especially for children, including several outdoor learning events that take place throughout September and October.
Lodge at Glendorn, Bradford, Pennsylvania
Located in the heart of the Allegheny National Forest, the Lodge at Glendorn is situated on 1,500 acres of undeveloped land, making it the perfect retreat for an autumn getaway. You can enjoy fun activities such as hiking and fly fishing, all under the direction of an experienced guide. The relaxing atmosphere of the lodge makes for a perfect place to unwind at the end of your day.
Splore, Salt Lake City, Utah
Splore is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing outdoor activities for special needs children and their families. Some of the activities you can take part in include hiking, rock climbing, snowshoeing, canoeing and cross country skiing. Best of all, the trips are all customized for the individuals taking them, and operated by caring, experienced guides. There are even programs in place that will allow people with limited financial resources to enjoy these outings as well.
These are just a few of the destinations you can enjoy with your family this fall. To find out more about planning travel with a special needs child, contact us.