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Three Family Hikes in the White Mountains

New Hampshire’s White Mountains are a favorite for serious hikers and backpackers, with the Appalachian Trail skimming across the tops of the tallest peaks in the Northeast as it traverses the mountains on its way from Maine to Georgia.  But the White Mountains’ trails aren’t just for serious backpackers. The region is also networked with […]

Outdoor Fun for Families in Acadia National Park

Acadia National Park in Maine was the first national park in the East, and includes the tallest mountain on the U.S. Atlantic coast, along with several other mountains, lakes, ponds and forests. Its jagged and irregular shore is lined by a succession of high cliffs, headlands, coves and beaches. Trails and cycling routes are accessible […]

Cox & Kings Adds Touch of Luxury to a Peruvian Family Vacation

Peru is known for its blockbuster attractions, including the Sacred Valley, the Maras salt flats and, especially, Machu Picchu. But if the idea of navigating the trip with kids seems daunting, Cox & Kings, a luxury travel company, can tailor the trip to meet the needs of your whole family and take the stress out of […]

Packing for Winter in Utah’s Southern Parks

While miles away from Utah’s ski country of Park City, the state’s southern parks can get some snow here and there. Before your winter trip, prepare your family for possible ice, snow or just tons of sunshine on your trip to Utah’s lower half. The tricky part to planning for a desert region park during […]

Winter Hiking Gear

For winter hikes or cold weather activity in general, it’s important to stay warm and protected from the elements. With that said, you’ll also be pretty active and may want to be flexible, able to remove or add layers and adapt to your changing body temperature. Whether heading out on a family trip or just […]

The Little Nell, Aspen, Colorado

A magical mini-metropolis faces Aspen’s pristine peaks, which offer an extraordinary Colorado Rocky Mountain experience. The only ski-in, ski-out hotel in the swank resort town is The Little Nell, which overlooks the ski slope from its base at Aspen Mountain. The art-filled, 5-star and 5-diamond lodging, decorated by Champalimaud Design, offers a ski concierge who […]