Meet Your Innkeepers

  Neal Baron: Neal is the Evening Innkeeper here at the Echo Lake Inn.  He is responsible for the evening guest services and satisfaction.  In addition, he is the onsite event coordinator, ensuring that your wedding day, family reunion or group gathering is executed with the highest level of professionalism and warmth that guarantees lasting…

Meet The New Innkeeper

My oldest daughter Christin likes to refer to Calvin Coolidge as my spirit animal, whatever that means. I grew up on Coolidge Ave in White Plains, NY and when I went to UVM, I lived in the Coolidge dormitory. So naturally, when I decided to buy an Inn I serendipitously fell in love with one…

How sweet it is!

It’s that time of the year when the nights drop below freezing and the days warm close to 40 degrees. That means something big to me…..maple sugar season has begun. That magical time of year when Vermont’s prize maple trees produce gallons of sap used to make one of nature’s best sweeteners. It takes about…

March Madness – Okemo Style

As the ski season winds down and the skiers begin to depart, now is the time Vermonters come out and play.   Every year Okemo hosts a spring concert series and it’s then that I see friends I haven’t seen all winter.  With the days getting longer and the hint of spring coming, I look forward to getting out…

Wedding Dessert Ideas

As we battle the frigid temperatures, it’s hard to imagine that our wedding season will be here in just two months. As the owner and innkeeper of a historic property, one wedding trend I LOVE is the incorporation of all things vintage.  Last year we had a festive 1940’s carnival theme, a retro 1920’s theme and…