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Family Guide to Grand Canyon National Park

There’s so much more to Grand Canyon National Park than its jaw-dropping views, especially for families. After gazing across its expanse and taking a few keepsake photos, families can hike, bike and even whitewater raft in the park, which celebrates its centennial this year. Hiking Most visitors enter the park at the South Rim. Here, […]

National Parks to Visit This Winter

Visiting national parks is a go-to family vacation for good reason — you’re surrounded by endless natural beauty, outdoor adventure and interesting wildlife. Visiting our nation’s parks is a great way to connect with the kids while sharing an appreciation for our own breathtaking country. While the summer sunshine may bring blooming fauna and roaming […]

National Parks For Beginners

Visiting some national parks in the New Year? With so many amazing locales to choose from, it can seem overwhelming to begin planning, but it’s easier than you think. Whether it’s your family’s first national park trip together or it has just been awhile, there are a few easy steps to get started. Pick Your […]

Experience the Grand Canyon’s 100th Birthday

If the 2016 booming centennial of America’s National Parks is any indication, the 2019 100th anniversary of Grand Canyon National Park is sure to be a doozy, indeed. If you’ve been thinking about hitting up one of the United States’ most iconic chasms, now’s the time to reserve a space — especially since lodgings are […]

Family Adventure with G Adventures

Families with young adult children who wouldn’t be caught dead on a bus tour can see the sights their style via G Adventures’ new fleet of custom-built adventure vehicles, designed for travel on more than 20 itineraries across the United States and Canada. The journeys, which range from six-day outings to 43-day guided road trips, […]

Easy Fall Weekend Trip Ideas

The siren call of autumn has returned, along with challenges inherent in fall travel — the kids falling back into full-on study mode and intramural commitments, the vacation budget being exhausted from summertime travel, and watching one’s pennies for family vacations in 2018. Fortunately, there are reasonably priced getaways a short drive from major cities […]