Fed opens in Maine; the book highlights accessible national parks; and Colorado gets a hotel/inn combo

Calling all fly fishing fans and aspiring anglers! Plan ahead for the upcoming season with the Orvis Fly Fishing Experience from Equinox Golf Resort & Spa in Manchester, VT.

NOTHING FISH ON THIS OFFER

Calling all fly fishing fans and aspiring anglers! Plan ahead for the upcoming season with the Orvis Fly Fishing Experience offered by Equinox Golf Resort & Spa in Manchester, Vt. Participants will learn how to cast, from setting up your rod and selecting the perfect fly to catching and then safely releasing caught fish. . Lessons held on the Battenkill River—and a fully stocked casting pond—are limited to one or two people, meaning you’ll get plenty of personal attention. The lessons are adapted to the level and ability of the guests; All levels of experience are welcome. The package includes overnight accommodation; a lesson for one or two people; two tickets to the American Fly Fishing Museum; and farm-fresh breakfast served at the Chop House (value up to $22). Valid seven days a week, from June 1 to October 30. The package must be reserved 21 days in advance. Rates start at $349 per night. 802-362-4700, www.equinoxresort.com/offers/Vermont_Adventures

New this season at Hotel Poseidon Positano: a product collaboration with a local artisanal eyewear workshop, CREO Positano Glasses.

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HANDMADE GLASSES AT THE HOTEL BOUTIQUE

On the sunny Amalfi coast, hotels and restaurants are preparing to welcome summer visitors, including the Hotel Poseidon Positano. Perched on a hill overlooking the village and the sparkling Tyrrhenian Sea, the beloved hotel is home to 50 rooms and suites designed and decorated by the family that runs it, offering an authentic and warm environment. Amenities include an on-site restaurant, Il Tridente, serving traditional Neapolitan dishes; cocktail bar; swimming pool with panoramic view; wellness center with massages and beauty treatments; and more. Plus, one of the hotel owners collects vintage cars and lets guests use his 1971 VW Beetle at no extra charge. New this season: a product collaboration with local artisan eyewear atelier, CREO Positano Eyewear, offers customers a handmade collection of 12 uniquely designed styles inspired by the colors and patterns found throughout the hotel. Each pair of sunglasses costs $220, ships worldwide, and includes Zeiss Vision Care lenses. Low season rates from $328; high season rates start at $602. www.hotelposeidonpositano.it/

The Pad Silverthorne is a boutique hotel/inn offering 36 rooms, ranging from upscale private suites to dorm-style bunk beds, which offer a variety of options for various budgets.

HOTEL/INN COMBO IN COLORADO

Need an affordable, comfortable place to ski or hike in the heart of Colorado’s Rocky Mountains? The Pad Silverthorne is a boutique hotel/inn offering 36 rooms, ranging from upscale private suites to dorm-style bunk beds, which offer a variety of options for various budgets. Located along the Blue River, The Pad was sustainably constructed with 18 shipping containers to create contemporary modular spaces outfitted with carefully selected furnishings and linens, immersive exhibits by local artists, floor-to-ceiling windows, and secure storage for personal effects. Amenities include an on-site restaurant, Graze and Torreys; rooftop bar and event space; A common workspace; riverside patios, and more. Summer rates for shared room bunk-style accommodations start at $48; private rooms from $132. 970-445-7767, thepadlife.com/silverthorne/

Just in time to plan summer excursions, Rowman & Littlefield has released “Accessible Vacations: An Insider’s Guide to 10 National Parks” by Simon Hayhoe.

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BOOK HIGHLIGHTS ACCESSIBILITY OPTIONS FOR 10 NATIONAL PARKS

Just in time to plan summer excursions, Rowman & Littlefield has released “Accessible Vacations: An Insider’s Guide to 10 National Parks” by Simon Hayhoe. An adviser to the World Health Organization who writes about disability issues, Hayhoe takes people with physical, sensory and learning limitations and their companions on a tour of 10 national parks, including Acadia, Grand Canyon, Rocky Mountain, Yellowstone, Yosemite, Zion and Denali. The book details the accessibility options available and provides helpful tips, links, and other important historical, geographic, and geological information to make visiting each park easier. The information may also be useful when planning trips to sites other than those featured in the book. $30. rowman.com.

Camping and hiking season is here, and so is Identity’s new Norwegian Bone Broth, a healthy addition to energy bars and granola in your bag or backpack.

PROTEIN POWDER, CBD OPTIONAL

Camping and hiking season is here, and so is Identity’s new Norwegian Bone Broth, a healthy addition to energy bars and granola in your bag or backpack. Made with or without CBD, this healthy staple—packed with 13 grams of easily digestible protein—packs easily in individual pouches for a convenient and quick hot meal at the trailside or at the campsite. Identity’s dietary supplements are blended with CBD (grown in Oregon and Colorado using organic methods) in a blending lab located on his family farm in southern Oregon. Available in three flavors (Chicken; Chanterelle; Ginger Ramen) that are delicious on their own or can be used to enhance the flavor of a sauce, soup or marinade. Individual portion $3.98; with CBD $5.98; Packs of 12 and 24 are available. identitylife.com/collections/bone-broth


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