Best kid-friendly winter destinations

Planning a Winter Family Vacation? 5 Kid-Friendly Winter Destinations

Looking for a winter family get-away? From Colorado to Ottawa, here are some of the best kid-friendly winter destinations for families from all around the world.
Otaru, Japan. Photo by Andrew Day

A Weekend in Hokkaido: Travel in Japan

With a new bullet train linking Tokyo with Japan’s northernmost island, skiing, natural hot springs and freshly caught seafood are a little closer.
Colorado is a top ski destination for families.

Native Secrets: Inside Scoop on Skiing in Colorado

Want an affordable winter vacation that doesn't break the bank? Let a local show you the road less traveled. Here's the inside scoop on skiing in Colorado.
A view of Mirror Lake in Lake Placid, a community located in the Adirondacks of upstate New York .

Adirondack Adventure: What to See and Do in Lake Placid, NY

Lake Placid twice hosted the Olympics, and today this mountain town in the Adirondack Mountains of New York continues to draw visitors. Forbes Traveler named it one of America's prettiest towns, and it's easy to see why.
Powder in the glades. Photo by Dino Vournas Ski Santa Fe

Ski Santa Fe: Winter Adventure in “The City Different”

Ski Santa Fe offers great alpine skiing in a setting like no other -- Santa Fe, New Mexico. Here's what you should know about skiing in the City Different.
Breckendidge Ski Resort is a popular ski destination for families. Credit Breckenridge Ski Resort

Spring Skiing in Breckenridge, Colorado

Breckenridge, Colorado has been a favorite with Coloradans for years. Today, the small town is a world class ski destination that attracts skiers from around the world.
Teton Mountain Range Photo by Jackson Hole Mountain Resort

5 Questions: Jackson Hole, Wyoming

Jackson Hole, Wyoming is the entry point to Grand Teton National Park and Yellowstone National Park. What do you need to know when visiting Jackson Hole? We asked a local expert.
Designed by Marjolein Vonk and Maurizio Perron, this treehouse suite comments on the shift in society towards a new perspective on luxury where status is no longer defined by expensive designer goods, but by having the resources to afford a sustainable, slow lifestyle. Photo by Asaf Kliger, icehotel.com

A Visit to Sweden’s ICEHOTEL

Sweden's famous ICEHOTEL is now in its 27th season, and has a unique design each winter. Here's why it's so popular.

Gates of the Arctic: Adventures in Northern Alaska

Get set for stunning views of the aurora borealis.
Top 10 Things to Do and See in Salt Lake City, Utah

Top 10 Reasons to Visit Salt Lake City

From lively brewpubs to champagne powder snow, here are ten good reasons to visit Utah’s capital.
Skiing Crested Butte

Shark Fin Mountain: Skiing Crested Butte

The swinging chairs of Crested Butte’s lifts will whisk you to 12,000 feet. Touch the safety bar, though, and you’ll look like a wimp.
Skiing in Steamboat Springs, Colorado

Skiing Steamboat Springs: Olympic Training Grounds

Ski the “champagne powder” at this famous Colorado resort. You may even get lessons from Olympic legends.
Taos has a lot to offer for expert skiers.

Black Diamond: Taos Ski Valley

Put the kids in the cage and head out into sweet powder. Just leave the snowboard and après-ski attitude at home.

Powder Power: Skiing in Park City, Utah

World-class snow and sophisticated ski areas have drawn visitors from around the world to the slopes of the Wasatch Range.

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