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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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Families Snowboard with Olympians at Oregon Camp


Visit High Cascade Snowboard Camp where families can hit the slopes together year-round. The only destination in the U.S. offering snowboarding 365 days a year, this Oregon-based camp has programs for both adults and children. more
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Kids Ski Free at Utah Resort


Spring is here and so are great deals at Utah’s Deer Valley Resort, where visitors enjoy their stays for a fraction of winter prices. more
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Family Ski Area Hosts Annual Brewers Festival


Beer connoisseurs planning a couple’s getaway or trip with adult children will enjoy the annual Winter Brewers Festival held at Vermont’s Mount Snow. more
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Back to Bolton Valley with the ABC boys — many lessons learned


The ABC Westport Scholars at Bolton Valley
Why would three sane adult males drive five hours for a day-and-a-half of skiing and snowboarding with a group of five high school boys when there are bigger and fancier ski areas much closer to home? A guys weekend of course. more
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Finding a New Shared Passion on the Slopes of Winter Park


Tubing at Colorado Adventure Park
We had a lot on the line for our first ski trip out west together. I wanted my fiancé, Jonathan to fall in love with skiing. I knew Winter Park would win him over. more
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Boyne Mountain Celebrates Kids Festival Weekend


Head to Michigan’s Boyne Mountain March 7-9 for three jam-packed days of family fun. The ski resort is hosting its second annual Kids Festival Weekend featuring horse-drawn wagon rides, live entertainment, on-hill races, ziplining, and more. more
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New Hampshire Resort Opens Family Tubing Center


The Clubhouse: Warming and Tubing Center is the latest addition to Waterville Valley Resort’s array of events and activities for the whole family. more
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As spring breaks grow in popularity, how to plan one on the fly


Cherry Blossoms in Washington DC
Spring break these days is more for families than for college kids, as parents find it easier to grab a few days off in spring rather than summer when the kids have jobs, summer school, camp, sports practice and everyone at work is vying for the same vacation days. more
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Canadian Hotel Debuts Disney-Inspired Family Suite


Frozen, a new themed suite and activity cave based on the eponymous Disney film, will be open to guests of Québec City’s Hôtel de Glace (Ice Hotel) until March 23. more
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