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Kids Stay and Ski Free Over School Breaks at Snowshoe Mountain

Snowshoe Mountain in West Virginia is offering Kids Stay and Play Free weeks over prime school holidays in a deal we love. Why? Because this resort has committed to using the trademarked Terrain Based Learning program (learn more about it in our Top Mountain Resorts roundup) to teach beginner skiers and riders in two new terrain-based teaching parks.Since...

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Summer Fun At Snowshoe Mountain, West Virginia

Snowshoe Mountain Resort in West Virginia is a great place to spend the chilly winter holidays, skiing and snowboarding with the family. However, the resort offers even more fun in summer for parents looking for adventure while their toddlers relax in the sun. After the snows have gone, activities at Snowshoe include relaxing on the resort's exclusive beach, playing in the sand...

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Old School Cool in West Virginia

Coolfont Resort in Berkeley Springs, West Virginia is a rustic resort and spa: the perfect place for your family to unwind. You may not need an SUV to get to Coolfont in the panhandle of West Virginia, but it may come in handy on a snowy day at this year-round rustic resort. The Coolfont Resort, Spa & Wellness Center, nestled in the wooded mountains near Berkeley Springs,...

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Class VI River Runners, New River, West Virginia

Class VI River Runners in West Virginia take the family white-water rafting in style, and is a great place to get your "feet wet" in this exciting sport.As I watched my two children, then 9 and 11, paddle alone through their first-ever set of rapids in West Virginia, my mother-hen tendencies kicked in and I started to worry. Up until that point I'd been happy to let the river guides take...

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The Greenbrier, West Virginia’s Grande Dame

This historic resort pleases the fussiest family member with the same style it caters to dignitaries and celebrities. Are kids and a famous, award-winning resort mutually exclusive? Not necessarily. Does a resort that has entertained numerous presidents and dignitaries make a good choice for a family vacation? It can, if the resort is The Greenbrier...

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