04/17/2012 07:20 am ET Updated Jun 17, 2012

Springtime In Northeast Resort Towns (PHOTOS)

With an early spring bringing unusually warm weather, East Coast resort towns are starting to anticipate their busy season coming right around the corner. Whether you're excited for sailing, swimming, bike riding, chowder cookoffs, or art festivals, New England is serving up something for locals and visitors alike. Here's a visual guide to a few favorite East Coast summer gems.

- Lena Katz

New England Resort Town Gems