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Extreme Winter Adventures In New England

Teens, dog sledding, snowshoeing, zip lining, good grub, and ice combine for an unforgettable winter getaway in New Hampshire and Maine. In my family, active vacations work best when we travel with our two teens. The busier our itinerary is, the less time we have to bicker.Downhill skiing is our usual go-to winter holiday. But this year, we were ready to experience some new sorts...

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Colorado’s Finest Skiing Along Route I-70

Although I-70 covers ground from Maryland to Utah, it's Colorado that boasts the most snow fun along this interstate highway.Route I-70 stretches over approximately 2,173 miles from Baltimore, Maryland to Cove Fort in Utah, but it’s really the last several hundred miles that make for an ultimate snow adventure-lover’s haven.Within this stretch west of Denver families will...

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Top 20 Family Ski Resorts 2010

The snow-loving experts at FamilySkiHub.com honor their Top 20 Family Ski Resorts of 2010 so you can plan a winter or spring getaway for 2011.One of our partners in promoting happy family travels, FamilySkiHub.com announces its 4th annual list of the Top 20 Family Ski Resorts. First introduced in 2007, the "Family Ski...

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Cheap Skiing In Family-Friendly Brighton, Utah

Brighton is this skier's pick for the best value snowsports vacation in Utah, where ski hills are many, close to Salt Lake City and super competitive.Salt Lake City, Utah sits in the epicenter of one of the richest collections of ski mountains in the United States.  Within 45 minutes' of baggage claim, you’ll reach 10 mountains worthy of that annual family ski vacation. If value...

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Skiing The Dolomites In Italy

Interested in the snowy side of the Italian Dolomiti? Follow this road map to the friendliest family lodging ever, and a local mountain whose slopes welcome all abilities and ages. My husband and son and I spent a wonderful week a few winters ago in the Italian Dolomites, just east of Bolzano in the Val di Tires. It is about a four-hour ride from the Milano airport of...

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Pet-Friendly Ski And Snowsports Resorts

10 dog-loving resorts so when you want to hit the slopes, all those pets who enjoy winter weather will be able to join you in the fun. We all love our pets, and sometimes it is difficult to leave them behind when we travel. If your family loves your dog and you all love to ski or snowboard, now you don’t have to feel bad about leaving your furry friend behind.  Whether your...

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Apres Cranmore Mountain There’s North Conway Outlet Shopping

Local favorite Cranmore Mountain expands with a new children's center and year-round Adventure Park to keep kids busy while shoppers hit New Hampshire outlet malls.There's lots going on at many of the New England resort areas that have faced tough snow and an adverse economy in recent ski seasons.  Cranmore Mountain in North Conway, New Hampshire, is one ski area that's...

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The Whiteface Lodge, Lake Placid, New York

In both summer and winter, the Adirondack Mountains and its posh Whiteface Lodge (800/903-4045) offer an abundance of outdoor fun and adventure for families. Roughly 6 million acres in size, about the same as the state of Vermont, Adirondack Park is a patchwork of public and private land dotted with pristine...

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Adventurous Olympic Vacations In Park City

Experience a mountain of family adventures year-round in cozy, secluded Park City, situated in the breathtaking Rocky Mountains of Utah.Once a major gold and silver mining town, Park City, Utah has recently experienced a tourism boom by mining the year-round appeal of a pleasant town surrounded by majestic mountains. Many visitors fly into Salt Lake City...

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Snowsports New Hampshire

Long overlooked, New Hampshire's mountains are one of New England's best-kept secrets - not to mention easier on your wallet. Many families looking for an active and stress-free vacation are surprised to learn what New Hampshire’s White Mountains have to offer. As a loyal New Hampshirite who took her first plunge down New Hampshire slopes at the age of 2, I may be a biased...

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