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Top Resorts with Great Family Friendly Apres-Ski

Top Resorts with Great Family Friendly Apres-Ski

by Rich Stoner

At its heart, skiing is a social activity. A sport that, although when done alone has its own virtues, is a far better experience when you are with family and friends. That’s really why we do it, right? We enjoy… Read More →

How to Save Money on Family Ski Trips

How to Save Money on Family Ski Trips

by Kristen Lummis

Warren Miller famously said that “the family that skis together, goes broke together.” Today, ways to prove Mr. Miller wrong and ensure that your family ski vacation doesn’t break the bank. Plan Ahead While it’s tempting to delay and see… Read More →

Keeping Your Kids Safe on the Slopes — Advice for Ski Parents

Keeping Your Kids Safe on the Slopes — Advice for Ski Parents

by Alexa Hohenberg

There is nothing I love more than seeing the next generation of kids enjoying the mountains. Especially when they are in a group without their parents. It reminds me of the strong, life-long friendships I made in the mountains and… Read More →

Liftopia “Best in Snow” Awards Highlight Less Expensive Family Friendly Resorts

Liftopia “Best in Snow” Awards Highlight Less Expensive Family Friendly Resorts

by Kristen Lummis

I love lists that are unexpected, tread new ground and offer up totally original results. If you’ve grown accustomed to seeing a rotation of the same handful of ski resorts on annual “best of” lists, you’re in for a treat… Read More →

Getting the Most Out of Ski and Snowboard Lessons – A Guide for All Ages

Getting the Most Out of Ski and Snowboard Lessons – A Guide for All Ages

by Kristen Lummis

January is Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month! Resorts and ski areas across the United States are offering discounted lessons, rentals, lift tickets and more to beginner skiers and snowboarders. If you’re ready to learn, ski and ride school pros… Read More →

10 Ski Resorts with Special Christmas Activities

10 Ski Resorts with Special Christmas Activities

by Eric Wagnon

The holiday season draws droves of skiers and boarders to their favorite resorts. Not surprisingly, many of those resorts keep them entertained with plenty of Christmas-themed activities. Let’s just say Santa and his reindeer log a lot of miles making… Read More →

WATCH: Hilarious Dad “Forces” His Kids To Ski

WATCH: Hilarious Dad “Forces” His Kids To Ski

by liftopia

“Sometimes, when the kids don’t feel like skiing, a father has to get tough!” Ski dads and ski moms, can you relate? Video credit: Lionel Starr

Gadgets To Help Teach Your Kids To Ski

Gadgets To Help Teach Your Kids To Ski

by Alyssa Erickson

Ever pass a parent on the bunny hill and wonder, “What on earth is hooked to their child’s skis?!” Nowadays, there are nearly as many variations of teaching a kid to ski as there are ski resorts in North America…. Read More →

4 Things NOT To Do When Skiing With Kids

4 Things NOT To Do When Skiing With Kids

by Alyssa Erickson

Winter sports are a curious affliction experienced by nearly 8 percent of Americans yearly. If you want to prevent your children from having a lifelong addiction to sliding down snow with a giant grin on their face, employ the following… Read More →

10 Iconic Family-Friendly Hiking Trails in the West

10 Iconic Family-Friendly Hiking Trails in the West

by Alyssa Erickson

There is an attitude prevalent amongst singles and couples alike, that once you have kids your adventurous lifestyle is over. For good. I once believed this to be true as well. But after standing on the family side of the… Read More →