Tag Archives: Colorado






Mellow Monarch Gives Families a Place to Chill


Monarch Lift
Don’t worry about buying new ski gear. Just pull your old ski gear out of the box in your garage; you’ll feel right at home at laid-back Monarch Mountain. more
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Colorado Hot Springs a Cool Family Trip Destination


Take a break from the cold with a family trip to one of Colorado’s many natural hot springs. Dunton Hot Springs is offering a 5-night Family Adventure Package more
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Annual Crane Festival Returns to Colorado


Experience a local tradition and celebrate nature at the 31st annual Monte Vista Crane Festival in Colorado March 7-9. Each year, thousands of Sandhill Cranes can be spotted here more
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Why families love the quintessential ski town of Breckenridge, CO


At Breckenridge CO on a blue bird day
Challenge is a good thing for all ages on vacation and Breckenridge offers it up in spades, whatever the kids’ ages and ability — from the Four O’clock run, which is 3.5 miles long, the terrain parks, the kids’ trails through the trees and kids’ terrain features with names like Rip’s Ravine and Dragon Trail. more
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Colorado Ideal for Family Snow Tubing


Known for its world-class ski resorts, Colorado is also a prime location for another winter activity: snow tubing. more
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Eileen on Foxnews.com on popularity of ski country distilleries


Eileen reports on the growing number of ski-country distilleries that are becoming increasingly popular with the Apres Ski crowd on Foxnews.com. more
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Families Ski Colorado with Safari Package


Hit the slopes at top Colorado resorts and meet a four-time Olympian with the Sonnenalp Hotel’s Ski Safari package. Available February 9-14 and March 30- April 4, the package includes guided skiing with Olympian Sarah Schleper; accommodations for 5 nights; a 4-day lift ticket for use at Vail, Beaver Creek, Keystone, and/or Breckenridge; daily transportation and more. more
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Families getting out of the comfort zone above the tree line


Ski School class at Breckenridge
It’s dumping snow on Breckenridge Mountain and we’re above tree line at the new Peak 6 bowls. Some of the terrain is hike-to expert -- some of the most extreme at the big resort -- but all of the buzz here has been about the above tree line blue terrain. more
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Family central at Breckenridge CO and its new Peak 6


Peak 6 map at Breckenridge
The mountain—it’s huge, even larger with the newly opened Peak Six that has added 543 new acres of terrain, the biggest ski resort terrain expansion in over a decade. There are Kids’ jumps and small trails through the trees and kids terrain features with names like Rip’s Ravine and Dragon Trail. more
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Carving snow and ice In Breckenridge CO — you can do this at home!


Sculpture by Team Mongolia
With much of the nation covered in snow this week, and temperatures well below freezing, this is a great family cabin-fever-reducing activity. But here in Breckenridge, snow carving is a huge event each winter. more
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