Today at Basin Harbor: August 7th
Week 31 | Monday, August 7th
Sunrise: 5:48 am
Sunset: 8:09 pm
Local Weather (Subject to Change!)!
We are in for a sunny morning here at Basin Harbor, with a few clouds creeping in around midday. Temperatures will climb to the low 70s this afternoon, and then we’re expecting some rain showers as temperatures start to drop in the early evening. Stay dry at Retro Game Show Night in Town Hall!
Our pros at the Golf Club are ready to tighten up your putting and chipping in their Short Game Golf Clinic at 8:00 AM. If you missed this morning’s session, sign up for Wednesday’s or Friday’s at the pro shop!
Join Nancy at 9:45 AM at the Treehouse Wellness Center for a morning Gentle Yoga session. Open to all ages and experience levels, Nancy will help you greet the day as she guides you through a series of gentle stretches and breath work. For more workout opportunities, like Restorative Fitness at 11:00 AM (helpful after our Tennis Clinics), visit the Treehouse Wellness Center and sign up!
Speaking of tennis, hit the courts in the morning with our Adult Tennis Clinic at 10:00 AM and the 11:00 AM Round Robin! Get a reduced rate if you join for both sessions, and earn points during the Round Robin for our Exhibition Matches. Today at 4:00 PM you can watch our pros battle it out on the clay courts, against the O’Keefe sisters! In last Friday’s match, Connor Epstein & Pablo Torres beat Scott Epstein, 8-5, so let’s see who will win this time! Your kids can get in on the fun with our morning and afternoon Junior Tennis Clinics too, or reserve a court for a family match!
We have a fun “Beyond the Basin” excursion this morning: a 10:00 AM hike up Buck Mountain! Sign up with the Concierge and meet Matt in the Lodge Lobby. He’ll guide you on this family-friendly trek that gives you stunning views of the Champlain Valley at the top, and get you back to the Harbor in time for a late lunch.
If you’re looking to explore a little closer to home, venture out on the lake this morning for a Kayak Trek! Our resident adventurists will guide you on a paddle across the lake or down the Vermont shore, depending on the weather. Sign up with the Concierge and meet at the Waterfront at 10:30 AM.
Get crafty this morning in the Club Room with Morning Acrylics! Join April at 11:00 AM to create your very own Basin Harbor Masterpiece on an 8 x 8 canvas.
For some more fun on the water, you can take part in the Family Fishing Tournament at 2:00 PM or enjoy a R.O.V Shipwreck Cruise at 2:30 PM. Explore underwater shipwrecks via remotely operated vehicle that sends a live feed to the screen on board the EScape! Sign up for your spot on the boat with the Concierge.
For a shorter hiking option, join Colton at 2:30 PM to be boated across the lake for our Adirondack Hike! This 2.5 mile moderate hike will last about two hours, so be sure to bring plenty of water! Sign up with the Concierge to explore the New York side of the lake.
Get crafty this afternoon in the Club Room with April! At 3:30 PM, make your own DIY Bath Scrub to take home with you! Mix up a variety of ingredients for a personal spa experience that will get your skin glowing!
After dinner tonight, swing by the Town Hall at 9:00 PM for a game of Family Feud at Retro Game Show Night! Build a team of family & friends and sign up with the Concierge for your chance to hit the stage, or just laugh along from the audience as the competitors try to match the “Survey says…!” with their creative answers!