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UNFORGETTABLY MEMORABLE. Our resort location here at the foothills of Virginia’s rolling Blue Ridge Mountains is the prime jumping off point for endless exploration and one-of-a-kind adventure. With a diverse list of unique activities to experience, we know you’ll find something that will leave you with lasting memories.
All Together Now FAMILY FUN
Every day, Salamander Resort & Spa is bustling with fun-filled games, clever crafts, team competitions and so much more. We’ve created a full itinerary of activities destined to spark imaginations, inspire laughter and keep everyone entertained. FAMILY CRAFTS — Prices Vary Per Project, Daily at 2pm Kids and parents alike will love the opportunity to embrace their imaginative side while creating one-of-a-kind jewelry, keepsakes and more. Sign up early, as the theme for each time slot is determined by the first participant to reserve their space. FAMILIES AT 4 — Complimentary, Daily at 4pm Test your trivia skills, search high and low on a spirited scavenger hunt, make waves with a wacky form of water polo and watch the smiles light up the day with these one-of-a-kind, family-centric activities. Meet at the Fitness Center at 4pm. The first participant to reserve their activities sets the theme for the particular time slot. For more family fun, please see our activity guide.
EQUIPMENT RENTAL TREK MOUNTAIN BIKE — $30 Per Bike Based on 3 Hours Hit the trails on a mountain bike or take a leisurely cruise into Middleburg for shopping. Youth & Adult sizes available. BASKETBALL — Complimentary Work on your jump shot or play a pick-up game with the family. Basketball court is located next to the putting green and tennis courts. Pick up at the Fitness Center, first come first serve. FISHING POLE RENTALS — $10 Per Pole Guests under the age of 16 or adults with a Virginia issued Fishing License have the opportunity to rent our fishing poles and dip a line in our pond. Catch and release only. GLOW BOCCE BALL — Complimentary A fun twist on a backyard classic. With our glow in the dark Bocce set, the game does not have to end just because the sun goes down. TENNIS — Complimentary Two hard surface tennis courts are available on a first come, first serve basis. Complimentary court time with recreational rackets and tennis balls are available at the Fitness Desk. Priority is given to regular scheduled programs and private lessons. PRIVATE TENNIS LESSONS — $100 Per Hour, Individual 60-Minute Lesson Learn to master your skills with a 60-minute private tennis lesson.
Creative Endeavors ART OFFERINGS
WINE AND PAINTING — $85 Per Person Enjoy a fun way to paint and create your own original piece of work while sipping on different local wines. Participants must be over the age of 21 to enjoy the wine. Available Tuesdays. ART SCAVENGER HUNT — Complimentary See if you can use the clues to discover some of the most precious art pieces located throughout the resort. Daily.
Every Saturday, enjoy an a la carte menu of art options with Mary Jennings. First guest to sign up determines the class; all art classes require a two-person minimum. BRUSH WITH GREATNESS — $75 Per Person A fun way to experiment using painting techniques similar to some of the master artists of our time. Try your hand at painting an original Jackson Paddock or a Vincent Van Woha. No typo here. We did say, “original” works of art. PYRO-GRAPHIC KEEPSAKE — $50 Per Person Pyrography is a slow process of burning wood with a specialized heated tool to create a work of art. The smell created in the process is rustic, comforting and may remind you of great times sitting around the campfire with friends. CREATIVE SKETCHBOOK — $50 Per Person Artists are lead through a perfectly paced process of drawing and writing in a sketchbook for their keeping. ART TASTINGS — $75 Per Person An artful presentation of treats will get your creative juices flowing while you are guided through a social painting experience.
The Great Outdoors OUTDOOR PURSUITS
ARCHERY — $35 Per Person, 2 Person Minimum Do you have what it takes to be the next Robin Hood? Participants must be at least 8 years of age. SUNSET BIKE RIDE — $25 Per Person, 2 Person Minimum The perfect opportunity to experience a striking sunset while enjoying the gentle air on this leisurely guided tour. HIT THE TRAILS — $45 Per Person This medium impact guided bike ride through Salamander’s extensive wooded trail system is perfect for any beginner or intermediate level rider. NATURE HIKE — $25 Per Person, 45 Minutes Join one of our knowledgeable recreation guides for a fun, subtle
hike focused on just getting outside and learning about the resort, Middleburg and what is around us. ADVANCE NATURE HIKE — $25 Per Person, 45 Minutes For those who enjoy rigorous and strenuous hikes, stomp along with one of our recreation guides as we take you deep into our trails on the resort and prepare to work up a sweat. This program is designed for those who are looking to get a physically demanding hike. FALCONRY FIRST HAND — $125 Per Person, 4 Person Minimum, 90 Minutes This once-in-a-lifetime experience presents the fascinating natural history, training, conservation and concerns about these majestic predators. ULTIMATE FALCONRY EXPERIENCE — $180 Per Person, 4 Person Minimum, 2 Hours A more in-depth falconry experience, we start by learning about field training techniques and care of these magnificent raptors, before the thrill of a lifetime. Watch as one of these beautiful birds fly to your gloved arm from 20 feet high or approaching from 100 feet away. BIRD WATCHING BROCHURE — Complimentary Using your Audubon book complete with both images and descriptions of 50 of the most common birds within this area, we challenge you to see how many feathered friends you can identify. Self-guided booklet available at the Concierge Desk. STREAM EXPLORERS — $50 Per Person, 4 Person Minimum, 90 Minutes Join our guides and get dirty exploring the stream on our grounds and its glowing ecosystem! We search for a variety of amphibians, reptiles and other wildlife encompassing Middleburg. WALKING TOUR OF MIDDLEBURG — $50 Per Person, 4 Person Minimum, Avaliable Wednesdays through Sundays Enjoy a guided tour of Middleburg to learn about its history and how this quaint town became what it is today. continued...
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OUTDOOR PURSUITS continued... RESORT CACHING — $30 Per Team with GPS Rental, Complimentary Using Your Personal Smart Phone This exciting activity is for teams of two or more, and great fun for adults, children, and families. Set out across the resort using set coordinates on your GPS rental or smartphone to uncover hidden treasures. MIDDLEBURG SCAVENGER HUNT — $50 Per Team A great afternoon activity for families to discover all Middleburg has to offer. One smartphone required per team. PEV’S PAINTBALL — Saturdays and Sundays The group is a mixture of all ages and skill levels and is comprised of all players who show up to play without a reservation. A referee forms even teams before games begin. Exhilarating off-site sessions are available just minutes from our property. Call 703.327.7640 CLAY SHOOTING — $198 Per Person, 6 Person Minimum Whether a novice or a crack shot, shooting clay targets provides a fun outing in the Virginia countryside. Additional off-site sessions are available just minutes from our property. Participants must be at least 18 years of age.
CAMP CAMP SALAMANDER — Prices Vary Per Time, Daily The kids will love Camp Salamander, our very own day camp experience for Salamander’s junior guests ages 4-10 years old. From hiking and exploring, to building cardboard boats and forts, feeding horses at the stables and so much more. Camp Salamander’s certified guides have a thrilling lineup of activities that kids just can’t get enough of. Full-day, half-day and two-hour times available.
Let’s Get Physical FITNESS
FITNESS CENTER Our fitness center is equipped with state-of-the-art training equipment in a naturally lit space overlooking the beautiful countryside. A wide range of ab stations, free weights, Pilate’s machines, cardio equipment and a spacious movement studio are all available for guests. INDOOR POOL Open during regular hours of operation. RESORT POOL Open Memorial Day through Labor Day weekends.
Salamander Hotels & Resorts — Now this is luxury.