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Maine’s Winter Family Fun

Heading north for the winter may seem like the last thing you want to do. From packing all the down-feather coats and warm boots to loading the kids up in the cold, it can seem a lot less like a vacation and more like work, but, for snow bunnies and winter-loving families, it’s all worth […]

5 New England Ski Destinations Suitable for Families

New England is renowned for its skiing and you definitely don’t have to shy from some of the more popular destinations in order to ensure a good time for the kids. Here’s where to go to guarantee everyone has a great experience, both on and off the slopes. Okemo, Vermont Okemo is consistently rated a […]

Plan Ahead for a Family Ski Vacation

The week before February school vacation is not the time to begin thinking about where to spend it, especially if you’re planning a family ski trip. The time is before snow flies and the rest of the world gets excited about skiing. Choose a ski town or resort and lock into a suite or a […]

A Ski Experience for the Family

When considering a family ski trip a few must-haves come to mind — incredible slopes for all levels of experience, breathtaking views, family-friendly accommodations and local attractions. That may be more than a few things, but that’s really no issue for Montana. It has it all. Between the state’s famously beautiful natural parks surrounded by […]

The Pines Lodge

If you and your family are traveling to Colorado, point your car in the direction of Vail and head toward Beaver Creek. The ski town is thriving during the wintertime, but it’s a terrific place to visit year-round, and one of the best places to stay on the mountain is The Pines Lodge. With just […]

Spring Skiing Fun for the Whole Family

“It’s like you’re at the beach, but you’re on the snow,” a 10-year-old skier at Smugglers Notch in Vermont told us when we asked how she liked spring skiing. Skiers here and at other New England ski mountains take a laid-back approach to spring, with informal tailgate parties in the parking lot and ski-in picnics […]