Vail celebrates its 60th anniversary this year. The Hythe, a Luxury Collection Resort treats family travelers to a full roster of special spring programming in honor of the anniversary.
The Hythe lies near several world-class skiing facilities. Whether you’re a beginner or an expert, there are more than 5,000 skiable acres available for all skill levels. Skiing and snowboarding lessons are also available. For a change of pace, opt to experience a snowmobiling excursion. Vail is home to many scenic hiking trails, with popular trails including Booth Falls, Shrine Pass, Lost Lake Trailhead and Piney River Ranch.
The Hythe partners with Adventure IO on a variety of excursions and adventures. Opt to mountain bike with a professional mountain biker on a day tour. Head to a fly-fishing excursion via horseback. The secluded area is one of the largest wilderness areas in Colorado. Start your day with yoga led by a Lululemon ambassador and team. For those interested in spirits, opt for the 10th Mountain Distillery tour. Groups meet in The Hythe lobby before making their way to the distillery in Vail Village. Here, guests enjoy a private cocktail hour and VIP whiskey tasting.
Vail hosts events throughout spring with its Vail Après Spring Series. Two-night music festival Après at the Amp takes places April 7–8.
Family travels don’t necessarily need to be in theme parks or resorts with massive kids’ clubs. In fact, more upscale properties across the world cater to both adults and kids, and wellbeing brand Sensei joins the growing trend of family wellness travel. Sensei’s Wellness Science team, led by Dr. Vishal Patel, emphasizes the importance of family travels and exposing young travelers to wellness pursuits. Developing healthy habits at a young age can have long-lasting effects on an individual’s life, and bonding via family trips alleviates some of the main drivers of loneliness and isolation.
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While the United States offers a plethora of bike-friendly destinations, a recent study by personal injury law firm Bader Scott found some counties across the country are far more dangerous than others. Family travelers might be surprised to find many lie in popular vacation states.
Ever dreamed of being a mermaid? Well, your dreams could come true on your next family trip. With March 29 National Mermaid Day, these two resorts offer experiences for guests of all ages to enjoy.
United Airlines is in the midst of a major initiative to modernize its fleet over the next several years. After first announcing the plan in 2021, planes fitted with United’s signature interior are finally beginning to appear across the airline’s narrowbody fleet of Boeing and Airbus planes. United flyers are sure to notice these enhancements from the moment they step on board: Each new or updated plane sports remodeled seats, seatback entertainment screens for everyone, Bluetooth connectivity and more, all adding up to a better experience on every journey.
Make Best Western your hotel of choice during spring family travels for a sweet reward. This spring, BWH Hotels offers members of its Best Western Rewards loyalty program the opportunity to earn a free night stay.