Jan 05, 2024

5 Enchanting States for Winter Travel Assignments

As the winter season sets in, many travel healthcare workers may be looking for contract locations that combine work and the chance to experience picturesque winter wonderlands. Whether you’re seeking a position with picturesque snowy landscapes or unique cultural experiences, here are five states with plenty of winter travel assignments that are perfect for travel healthcare professionals during this season.


Maine offers an exquisite blend of coastal charm and winter beauty. Acadia National Park provides a serene escape for nature lovers, with its snow-covered trails and stunning coastal views. Stop by one of the state’s outdoor winter festivals including the Naples Winter Carnival or Caribou’s Winter Carnival. In your time off, enjoy winter activities like snowshoeing, skiing, or simply viewing the tranquil coastal landscapes. Browse our open positions in Maine here.


History lovers will enjoy the historic charm of cities like Richmond, Alexandria or colonial Williamsburg for unique glimpses into America’s past. If you’re looking for a unique winter activity, try a winter whale watching tour in Virginia Beach. Virginia offers a diverse variety of winter festivals including the Winter Lantern Festival and the Winter Blues Jazz Fest. For scenic views and outdoor adventures, visit the Blue Ridge Mountains. Browse open positions in Virginia here.


Vermont’s winter charm lies in its cozy towns and world class ski resorts. Travel healthcare workers can embrace the thrill of skiing or snowboarding when visiting towns like Stowe or Killington. Dog sledding, fat biking and ice climbing can be exciting new experiences during your stay in the state! During your free time, explore charming villages, savor maple syrup, and take in the beautiful winter landscapes. See all of our openings in Vermont here.


Colorado is a haven for winter sports enthusiasts with renowned ski resort towns like Aspen and Vail. If you want to relax while taking in the winter views, try one of Colorado’s scenic winter train rides! Travel healthcare workers can also enjoy the vibrant urban scenes in cities like Denver, where cultural events, restaurants, and shopping experiences await against a backdrop of snowy peaks. See our open positions in Colorado here.


Known for plentiful winter snowfalls, embrace the true essence of winter in Wisconsin. Enjoy outdoor activities like ice fishing, snowmobiling or ice skating. Dress for the weather and visit the one of a kind ice caves of Apostle Islands or ice castles in Lake Geneva. Picturesque Door County would make the perfect day trip with its charming shops, lighthouses and state parks. Search for open positions in Wisconsin here.

For travel healthcare workers seeking diverse winter experiences, any of these locations would offer an array of opportunities and assignment possibilities. Consider these destinations for your next winter travel healthcare assignment to create unforgettable memories during the winter season.

If you’re a travel healthcare worker searching for your next assignment, Aequor’s family of recruiters are ready to help with Aequor’s signature personal touch. Visit the Aequor self-service talent portal to browse open positions and get connected with a recruiter. No matter the season or location, our dedicated recruiters are here to help from the beginning to end of your assignment and beyond!

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