Destination: Restoration

Destination: Restoration

Nestled in the heart of The Berkshires in Western Massachusetts is the charming New England town of Lenox. Alongside its reputation for the beautiful autumn foliage and historic landmarks, Lenox is home to Canyon Ranch, an award winning destination resort and spa. The nearby PC-12 accessible airport, Pittsfield Municipal (KPSF), makes for nearly direct access to this one-of-a-kind resort. Canyon Ranch is world renowned for its breathtaking facilities (one in Lenox, one in Tucson, Arizona) and philosophy for holistic, healthy living. The founders of Canyon Ranch have created a unique vacation retreat that encourages a “return to the self” through comprehensive workshops and classes. Whether you’re pursuing a wellness goal or simply want to live healthier for life, you’ll find the expertise and resources you need to succeed here.

Canyon Ranch is a multi-night stay, all-inclusive resort that has become one of the most reputable establishments in support of healthy-lifestyles by way of their professional approach to achieving the highest enjoyment of life. They employ an experienced staff that includes registered dieticians, board-certified physicians, exercise physiologists, licensed therapists, and other highly skilled specialists that provide every guest with the resources for a jumpstart to a healthier lifestyle. As the New Year approaches, and healthy habits are on the mind, Canyon Ranch is an excellent destination to consider for establishing daily practices that will become an integral part of your life.

The same care that is taken to provide an integrative health and wellness experience for its guests simultaneously seeks to extend equal attention into its surrounding environment. The Canyon Ranch facility in Lenox is set amongst the wooded back roads of the Berkshires. The natural backdrop of the resort is put to full incorporated use through the outdoor sports options offered with the wellness program. Hiking, kayaking, and snowshoeing are only a few of the outdoor activities available to guests during their stay at the resort. Canyon Ranch takes special care to give back to its environment, from sustainable practices in utilizing a clean and healthy food philosophy, to implementing robust recycling and renewable resource programs.

As part of the holistic approach to a well-balanced lifestyle, Canyon Ranch offers educational workshops on maintainable diets and cooking demonstrations. These types of workshops are meant to foster skills that can be brought home and exercised in an everyday setting. Additionally, creative classes such as painting and jewelry design are offered as an avenue of stimulation and challenge for the right-brain. Each guest is able to explore a range of options that contribute to an individualized wellness program based on their personal interests, health intentions, and levels of mindful practice. Luxury spa treatments ensure that guests have a wellbalanced blend of stimulus and relaxation.

A multi-night stay at Canyon Ranch in Lenox, Massachusetts is the type of trip that will truly restore the way you view destination retreats. As we approach a new year with the opportunity for new beginnings, this getaway will provide the tools and facilities needed to fully relax, restore, and transform. For more information on reservations at Canyon Ranch in Lenox, MA, visit:

Note: This article is displaying as it appeared in Volume 13 of our PlaneSense: Informational Quarterly newsletter.
Photo courtesy of The Canyon Ranch Photo Gallery

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