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New Life Hiking Spa Opened In May For The 34th Season And Offers Specials On Hiking Spa Getaways And Weight Loss Retreats

Known as One Of North America’s Top Weight Loss and Hiking Spas, New Life

Was Started in 1978 in The Green Mountains Of Vermont

Spa goers from around the globe have been trekking to New Life Hiking Spa for 33 years (and 34 seasons). New Life is an internationally recognized, affordable destination spa that focuses on hiking and health. Founded in 1978 by the director, Jimmy LeSage, M.S., New Life is one of the oldest and most established vacation package programs of its kind in the country. New Life is open each year from mid May through October in the Green Mountains of Vermont and welcomes approximately 600 visitors each season. The 2011 season runs through October 2nd.

In the past decade, New Life has won international acclaim as one of the top fitness spas in the world. “Even though New Life Hiking Spa has become very well known, it is still down to earth, relaxed and very affordable”, states Ellen Alexander, a teacher from Florida. “I have gone three times in the past five years and plan to go again this summer. It’s my favorite vacation. So affordable, so healthy, so fun!” she added.  Earlier this year, New Life Hiking Spa was selected as one of the top 10 fitness vacations in the world by MSNBC. Only three in the United States were selected. In addition, Spas of America named New Life Hiking Spa the #1 spa in New England.

New Life Hiking Spa is accepting reservations for the 2011 season and is currently running two specials. Vacations booked by June 5 will receive $12 off per night for stays from May 30 through October 2, 2011. Eleven night Weight Loss Retreats during the dates of August 4 - 15, August 20 – 31 and September 6 – 17 are $225 off per person the total amount. All inclusive rates are regularly $209-$249 per night based on length of stay. The 11-day Weight Loss Retreat is offered ongoing with check in any day throughout the season. However, the above dates are discounted.

About New Life Hiking Spa:
New Life Hiking Spa is an internationally recognized affordable destination spa located in the beautiful Green Mountains of Vermont. Known for its exhilarating hiking program, a world-renowned weight loss retreat, delicious healthy meals and a comfortable atmosphere, New Life Hiking Spa offers the chance to experience the peace of the outdoors in a down-to-earth, country inn environment. It is ideally suited for small groups, couples or individuals trying to improve their fitness level and eating habits. New Life is open each year in Killington, Vermont from mid May through October. New Life offers a variety of vacation options including a 2-4 day mini-getaway, a 5-10 day Jump Start Program and the 11-day or longer Weight Loss Retreat.

New Life Hiking Spa was selected by Shape Magazine as "one of the eight best weight loss spas" in 2006, and by Health Magazine as "one of four great weight loss spas" in 2008. For five years in a row (2006-2010) New Life has won Best for Weight Loss, Best for Hiking and Best for Affordability by SpaFinder Readers' Choice Awards.

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