Family Travel Blog

Summer In The Mountains

There is plenty of family fun to be found in mountain towns during the summer. Cool temperatures. Hiking, biking and family fly fishing abound.  Ready to rodeo in Steamboat Springs,…

Celebrate Ice Cream

It is reported that nearly 90 percent of Americans love ice cream. Whether in our home town or on the road, a trip to the local sweet shop is often…

Outside Matters

Spending time outside matters.  This revelation, underscored in a  study by the Girl Scout Research Institute ("More Than S'mores"), doesn't surprise me.  The report suggests that girls who spend time…

Happy Weekend!

   Enjoy your colorful, Spring weekend!  

Your Next Family Vacation: Hotel Del

Get the latest on what's happening at one of our favorite Southern California resorts.

Choose Healthy Pursuits

An epidemic. That is what health and medical experts call the rising number of children and teens who fall into the obese or overweight category. More than one third of…

Tap Into History

If you love history or theatre you will enjoy seeing important events in our nation’s past come to life. It is also a great way to share stories of the…

Rodeo Steamboat Style

Steamboat Springs has a very strong western tradition, which even the youngest residents celebrate. There was a time when my middle son, Alex, would don his small cowboy hat, grab…

Fishing, Not Catching

Today I was reminded why they call one of my favorite sports “fishing”. And not “catching”.  It was a beautiful day in the Vail Valley and my son Alex and…

Raising Confident Travelers

Do you strive to raise citizens of the world? As you and your children begin to navigate the planet together, sharing your knowledge, while teaching them to make their own…

Are You A Rock Star Relative?

If you don’t have children of your own or yours have left the nest, it’s still possible to experience the joys of travel through the eyes of a child.  Plan a…

Iconic Drive: GNP Going To The Sun

If you are looking for a great summer road trip, consider this iconic drive inside one of America's most stunning National Parks.  Glacier National Park's Going-to-the-Sun Road was completed in…