Season 4


Adventure in Maine – Snowmobiling in Caribou

Maine is home to some of the best snowmobiling in the country, and at the center of the action is Aroostook County, where some 1,600 miles of trails crisscross the landscape. From the thrills of snowmobiling to the lively local culture that’s […]


The Restoration of Mayflower II

For “Handmade in New England” (season 4, episode 7), just in time for the 400th anniversary of the Pilgrims’ landing in the New World, Weekends with Yankee traveled to Mystic, Connecticut, where co-host Richard Wiese hopped aboard the newly restored Mayflower II, a full-scale reproduction of the tall ship on which the Pilgrims made their […]


Becoming Mikaela

For “Heading North” (season 1, episode 13), Weekends with Yankee cohost Richard Wiese visited Killington Resort in Vermont for women’s World Cup skiing, a two-day event that draws over 40,000 spectators. While there, he met up with Willy Booker, the head of Burke Mountain Academy, whose students have included reigning World Cup champion Mikaela Shiffrin. Learn […]


Digital Exclusive: Vida Cantina in Portsmouth

The restaurant-centric city of Portsmouth, NH, is a bucket-list destination for serious foodies. One of the stars of the scene is David Vargas, who brings elements of his Mexican heritage—including made-from-scratch tortillas—to his popular eatery Vida Cantina. Discover how this ambitious chef is pushing the boundaries with bright, adventurous flavors and locally grown ingredients. This […]

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