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Telemark Inn Wilderness Lodge

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Reviewed 14 December 2014

The venue is outside from the town of Bethel by only about ten or so miles. The road itself is nice because you get to see the country and it even loops around through the White Mtn National Forest and back into Bethel. There are pristine streams, quiet, forest, and wildlife abounding this lodge property. A feeling of shelter and... More 

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Reviewed 17 March 2014

5 city chicks- as we called ourselves that day- picked dogsledding as a new activity to experience in the beautiful mountains around Bethel Maine. And boy were we rewarded. It was an amazing experience.! The whlole day was so genuine, so real, so fun, so forever engraved in our hearts. Ok we are not your typical "city chicks" we love... More 

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Newton, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 2 March 2014

In search of a little fun and adventure not far from home (Boston area) we found the Telemark Inn & New England Dogsledding. I have 2 kids (10 & 11) and both had an absolutely amazing time. All of the reviews here speak of all of the high points of the trip. The dogs, the sledding, the learning that the... More 

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Wakefield, Rhode Island
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Reviewed 22 February 2014

My grandchildren (ages 11 & 13) and I spent 3 magical days at the Telemark Inn Wilderness Lodge with Steve, Leo, Jess & the dogs! Our 2 days of dogsledding were simply amazing! The dogs are beautiful, friendly & love to run! As others here have pointed out, this is not a Hilton Resort vacation, but is a warm friendly... More 

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Berwick, Maine
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Reviewed 2 February 2014

My fiancé gave me the 3 day trip dogsledding trip for Christmas because she new it was something I always wanted to do. If you're thinking about doing this, I would absolutely 100% say don't even hesitate and book your trip now, you're in for an experience of a lifetime. I would like to point out a couple of things.... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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Reviewed 4 February 2012

We had a great time at the Telemark Inn. Leo, Alex, and Steve were awesome hosts and clearly go to great lengths to keep their animals and guests happy. Every meal was wonderful, the house was clean, and there is plenty to do. We decided to do a dog sledding package, but even though there was no snow while we... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 9 January 2012

The staff were very friendly and gracious hosts. There's plenty to do (especially if you like spending time with dogs!) dog-sledding, horseback riding, carriage riding, hiking, or relaxing in the cabin. If you're active, you can run with younger dogs to train them for dog-sledding, and if you'd rather take it slow, you can hang out with cats, llamas, horses,... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 9 September 2011

We had an extraordinary stay at this extraordinary lodge, formerly owned by the establisher of Prudential Insurance as present-day owner Steve will inform you. If we weren't so pressed for time to "do New England" in a one-week road trip, we certainly would have stayed. Using tripadvisor we specifically searched for an off-the-beaten-track experience and BOY did we get what... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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Reviewed 1 November 2010

I spent the most enjoyable fall week at the Telemark Inn. it is very inviting.....warm & cozy, very peaceful, secluded yet not too remote. Leo is a great cook......best eggs I have ever had in my life! The fall foliage was breathtaking! If you are an outdoor enthusiast & animal lover, you must check this place out! We hiked around... More 

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Reviewed 20 July 2010

The Telemark Inn is one of my favorite getaways on the East Coast. I've gone several times over the past few years and love it each time. Nestled against the White Mountains National Forest, I was able to hike out directly from the Lodge on a 6 mile loop to a granite crest that overlooked breathtaking valleys and forests. The... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Telemark Inn is a comfortable wilderness lodge abutting the White Mt National Forest, just 10 miles from Bethel, Maine, near Sunday River Ski Area. Wintertime offerinig dog sled trips and tours along with skijoring and snowshoeing. Summertime offering Llama trekking, Horseback riding, canoe trips, nature hikes, organic vegitable gardens, hummeringbird ecology, alternative energy and numerous other adventure possibilities. Kids animal and nature camp and family nature camp. An eco-friendly lodge. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Telemark Inn Wilderness Lodge

Address: 591 Kings Highway, Bethel, ME 04217
Region: United States > Maine > Bethel
Price Range: £75 - £95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Telemark Inn Wilderness Lodge Bethel, Maine
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“All rooms are nice with a cabin like comfort.”
 of 5 bubbles 658katiak, 14 Dec 2014 | Read review
“The rooms are all the same, it's an authentic lodge. If white linens and granite counters are what you're looking for, you won't find it here. The Telemark Inn is ripe with ambiance.”
 of 5 bubbles JoshuaM350, 2 Feb 2014 | Read review
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