Who is more deserving of a vacation or weekend getaway than busy families?  Months of early morning alarms during the school year, daily work responsibilities and household routines and all the necessary, but tiresome responsibilities and shedules takes a toll on kids and adults. Leaving the daily grind to spend some time in an unforgettable location like Door County might just be the answer for well-deserved family re-charging. It also offers a great opportunity for family bonding, and not just for parents and their children. Alongside much-needed quality time together, it’s a recipe for a trip in any season of the year. The word is out about  Door County becoming a year round destination, now boasting about all kinds of fall, winter and springtime festivals and activities.Think about coming up for an autumn apple-picking adventure with the kids. Winter is embraced in Sister Bay, where you and the kids can try snowshoeing, cross country skiing, or ice skating outdoors! Yes, outdoors at the Teresa Highlander Recreation Center, where the family can rent skates and take a spin on the ice.The huge, outdoor fire-pit will warm you up as you sip hot chocolate together. Don’t forget about the Winter Fest in Fish Creek in February—a weekend filled with spectator and participant activities in the downtown area. In spring, when the county comes alive with yellow and white daffodils and the gorgeous array of cherry blossoms blanketing the peninsula. There’s something here for every traveling family. There are also great choices for multi-generational getaways here at Birchwood Lodge that will please the whole group, including kids, parents, grandparents, siblings, aunts, uncles and cousins. We’re open EVERY day of the year, with our heated indoor swimming pool and spa for your recreation and enjoyment, game room, exercise room and cozy lounge area in front the stone fireplace in the lobby. Most of our suites (Premier, Grand One Bedroom and Premier Deluxe Suite) can sleep up to a maximum of four people. Our Village Homes and Grand Two Bedroom Suite can house a maximum of six people and the restored, historic Farmhouse can hold extended family groups up to ten people. Don’t let the seasonal weather changes prevent your trip to Door County. It is often said, “Even a bad day(weather related) in Door County is sill better than a good day somewhere else”. Give us a call at 866-854-7195, or, go on-line at www.birchwoodlodge.com for reservations.