The best active family vacations include guided family adventures, and ways to create your own family adventures. This page offers many suggestions along with family adventure vacation packagess and savings.
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For guaranteed winter family fun add a snow tubing adventure to your calendar of activities. Anyone who loves good old fashioned fun will be thrilled by the possibilities offered by the snow play areas in Colorado, Utah or New Mexico.
Anyone who loves to go sledding will be thrilled by snow tubing because it combines the thrill of a great slide with a little extra bounce. It’s pure family fun.
Being a kid again is what snow tubing is all about. It is a terrific way for three generations to enjoy time in the snow together. It is pure fun with no lessons required.
Sharing adventures with your kids is one of the ways to define family vacation fun and during the snowy months snow tubing ranks at the top of the fun list.
Taking a break from the often hectic holiday season means finding fun in small doses and we have assembled our annual mini holiday adventures, Santa trains, and holiday lights for your review.
Family camp requires no management skills. From exotic up-close animal encounters at Busch Gardens to space simulations at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center in Huntsville or river rafting at Ace Adventure in West Virginia. Family camps make it easy to be a kid with your kids.
Looking for a little adventure, for something out of the ordinary? Consider this. Recently I had the opportunity to try the “Sleeping with the Caribou” overnight experience at Zoo Sauvage de St-Félicien. It was memorable, amazing, fun, eco-friendly and definitely REAL.
The idea of being a kid again, even if only for a week, is enticing to many of us who manage lists, schedules, money and time. Family camp requires no management skills and there are family camps to fit all family types.
We are always looking for new zipline locations because ziplining is crazy fun and meant to be shared with kids of all ages. The good news is Forever Florida Adventures in the Wild offers including the best ziplining in Florida.
For active family adventures the Lake Lucerne area is simply the best. Days can be filled with hiking, biking, sailing or swimming and nights offer music under the stars.
Each summer award-winning Wildland Tours offers a family vacation program with emphasis on whales and wildlife. This unique marine experience is designed to excite budding marine biologists and family adventurers.
A family vacation in Switzerland can be magical with the right connections. Who doesn’t love legends, mountains, boats, trains, great food, and lovely Swiss chocolate?
Sharing family vacation experiences without electronic connections has its benefits. Spending time sans cell phones, pagers, IPods or IPads means more time to be shared - sort of a self-imposed family time out together.
It’s not just about whitewater rafting anymore even though the New River and the Gauley continue to provide ways for families to share awesome adventures. Now at ACE there’s a chance to soar like a bird through the air with you 10-year-old.
The Arenal area is ideal for an earth-friendly family adventure because it offers dozens of ways to share family fun, interact with Mother Nature, and create green memories.
Prepare to zip, soar, jump, glide and feel free. Just shake it up. Zipline adventures add new perspectives; shake up your norm; build confidence; provide extra thrills, and will add “whoa!” moments to any family vacation.
Tranquil and welcoming, Lake Tohopekaliga glistened under the mid-morning sun as our group cautiously assembled on the Boggy Creek Airboat dock. Embarking took only minutes as we filed past the young captain, received headsets to protect our ears and stepped aboard.
Place your cell phone in airplane mode and proceed to enjoy freedom of a zipline experience. Zip, soar or glide, with your kids creating your very own family adventure with plenty of bragging rights for all age.
They call it “Big Sky Country.” And just one day of hiking in the mountains gave us proof that this was no misnomer - Montanans choose their names wisely.
For active families summer family vacation time is precious and it is pointless to spend a minute or a dime on predictable and boring activities in vacation places without a natural WOW! Factor.
Bring the whole family to explore with us, the possibilities for fun are endless. [Read More]
Plan the perfect high country getaway with the click of a mouse. Our website makes it easy to create the perfect trip for your family. Browse the site and you will find the right place to stay and fun things to do with your family. From active family adventures to a rewarding family reunion, we have the ideas and options ready. Boone Area Visitor Information 208 Howard Street Boone, North Carolina 28607. Toll-free 1-800-852-9506, (828) 262.3516 or online. [Read Less]
Alaska Family Adventure Package - Experience Alaska with your kids. [Read More]
Our Puffin Inn Alaska Family Adventure package is the perfect introduction to Alaska. It includes: overnight accommodations in deluxe section room, brochure of “Things to do in Anchorage in 4 hours or less”, information on family-friendly activities in Anchorage, walking tour map of Anchorage, “How to speak Alaskan” phrase book, Puffin Inn sport pack with Puffin Inn sport water bottle and assorted snacks, plus complimentary breakfast. The Alaska Family Adventure package is an additional fee per person added to the room rate. Call us for details. Puffin Inn Anchorage Alaska 4400 Spenard Road, Anchorage, Alaska 99517. Toll-free 1-800-478-3346, (907) 243-4044 or online. [Read Less]
Stay with us visit Crater Lake. An unbelievable experience awaits. [Read More]
We offer affordable luxury lodging in the heart of southern Oregon. Located within easy reach of the area's most beautiful destinations, Crater Lake, the Umpqua River, and the wine country region of the Umpqua Valley. Take advantage of all our complimentary perks, from hot breakfast to Wi-Fi internet access, as well as a 24 hour shuttle service to and from the nearby casino, courtesy of Seven Feathers Casino Resort.
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Canyonville Hotel,
200 Creekside Dr, Canyonville, Oregon 97417
Phone: 541-839-4200 or www.canyonvillehotel.com.
Stay at the Holiday Inn Cheyenne and enjoy great vacation deals. [Read More]
Holiday Inn Cheyenne has easy access to world famous Cheyenne attractions including the Big Boy Steam Engine and Cheyenne Frontier Days. Located in the heart of the Magic City of the Plains and is two miles from enchanting downtown Cheyenne. The hotel is perfect for families with easy access to all the great options Cheyenne offers.
Holiday Inn Cheyenne
204 West Fox Farm Road Cheyenne, Wyoming 82007
Hotel Near the Bay located right on the bike trail. [Read More]
We are centrally located on the Monterey Bay Sanctuary, with easy access to area attractions like the Monterey Bay Aquarium, 17-Mile Drive, Cannery Row, downtown Monterey, the Naval Postgraduate School, CSUMB and MPC. Just three miles from the Monterey Airport and five miles to the CSUMB campus, the La Quinta Inn is a quick car drive to everything.
We're located right on the Monterey Bay Coastal Recreational Trail, a breathtaking paved trail running for miles right along the edge of the Pacific Ocean. If you prefer to walk, we're about two miles from downtown Monterey and Fisherman's Wharf ... or just a five-minute walk to Del Monte Beach!
La Quinta Inn Monterey Hotel,
2401 Del Monte Avenue, Monterey, California 93940
Explore scenic Washington State with the whole Family! [Read More]
No matter what type of family vacation you are planning, the Best Western Kent has all the amenities and packages to make your getaway stress free and unforgettable! Choose from a variety of our packages such as the Wild Waves Theme Park, Seattle Attractions Tours or Golf Packages.
Best Western Plus Plaza by the Green
24415 Russell Road Kent Washington 98032
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or online.
Enjoy a family vacation away from the ordinary! [Read More]
Stay with us for lodging near the Yosemite National Park. Our ideal location puts us close to wineries, attractions shops and restaurants. Here at the Super 8 Modesto we are pet-friendly, provide complimentary hot breakfast and have a courtyard pool and Jacuzzi.
Super 8 Modesto California
4100 Salida Blvd. Hwy 99 at Pelendale Modesto, California 95358
Email: email@example.com or online:www.super8modesto.com/
Family fun awaits you at Three Bears Resort a premier water park vacation destination near Tomah Wisconsin! [Read More]
Family fun awaits you at Three Bears Resort a premier water park vacation destination in Warrens, Wisconsin! Experience a relaxing vacation or getaway combined with fun water park excitement at our family friendly vacation resorts and lodges in scenic Warrens. Our peaceful Wisconsin log cabin vacation homes are the perfect retreat for families and large groups, offering a place to connect with your family and friends while you relax and enjoy the sights and sounds of the great Wisconsin outdoors. Our full service resort offers a complete menu of deluxe amenities, including a range of choice accommodations, three onsite restaurants, a fitness center, picnic areas, golf cart rental, convenient meeting facilities, and a spacious convention center all at a great value! Three Bears Lodge and Resort Vacation Homes 701 Yogi Circle Warrens, WI 54666 . Toll-free 1- 888-482-5634, (608)-378-2500 or www.threebearslodgewarrens.com [Read Less]
Make this a winter of discovery - whales, the open sea with your grand kids. [Read More]
Virginia Beach A Whale of a Winter Family Adventure. Your family can
spend a couple of hours on the ocean, with the chance of encountering
rare fin and humpback whales on their migration route. Some range up
to 85 feet long and weigh 70 tons; others breach playfully, or proudly
show their flukes (tailfins). It's like nothing else you'll do this
winter. With admission to Virginia Aquarium and its 3D IMAX(R) Theatre
included, your time together will be shared with the sharks, harbor
seals and sea turtles as well. Whale Watching Packages are offered
through a number of hotels, so meeting your family's needs for a warm,
cozy evening together is an easy task. Packages available from
December to mid-March. Virginia Beach Visitors Bureau For more information, call the Virginia Beach Whale Hotline toll-free at 1-866-59-WHALE (866-599-4253), or visit our website for online trip planning. [Read Less]
Reunions and multi-generation vacations happen naturally when staying with us. [Read More]
Looking for something to do as a family and have no idea how to get everyone to agree? We have just the solution. We’ve pulled together adventures that we know kids love and packaged them by age. So now, if you have a six-year-old, we have special packages built with them in mind and if you have a 12 year-old, we’ve got them covered, too. ACE Adventure Resort Oak Hill WV, 25901. Toll-free 1-800-787-3982 or
ACE is the spot for all your family adventure filled with fun. Stay in one of our cabins, chalets (both with hot tubs) lodge or campsite; play with us on the river lakes caves and ride our trails on horses or bikes. We will make your vacation easy to manage from your place to sleep, eat and play, all in one package, if you wish all-year long. Give us a call or visit our website to learn more. We are a great hosting place for your reunion large or small. ACE Adventure Resort, Oak Hill, WV. Call 1- 888-223-7238 or direct at 1(304) 469-2651 or visit us online. [Read Less]
Sleep at tree top level in the jungle, inspire your sense of adventure and free your spirit. [Read More]
Carved out of the Amazon Jungle, our hotel is a series of beautiful wooden towers linked by catwalks through the Brazilian Amazon. Ariau Towers houses a myriad of facilities, including observation towers, panoramic auditorium, amphitheaters, a cyber café, treetop swimming pools, restaurants, bars, heliport, and airport transportation. Our rustic treetop rooms, suites and treehouses have private balconies elevated high above the rainforest floor with more than five miles of wooden catwalks. Ariau Amazon Towers – Amazon /Brazil Amazon Rain Forest Manaus, Brazil Toll-free 1-877-442-27428 or www.ariautowers.com.
Sleep in a Caboose. Skip stones, climb boulders and enjoy nature with your kids. [Read More]
Choose to stay in a renovated Santa Fe Railroad Car nestled under the trees. The rail car has space for six guests in its two bunk beds and includes a full kitchen and sitting area. Stays include continental breakfast. Other lodging includes four guest rooms, prairie and farm houses, private bunk, saddle and carriage houses. On the grounds is a small chapel, swimming hole, barnyard and petting area, picnic area, campfire circle and walking paths. Country Woods Inn Glen Rose, Texas 420 Grand Ave, Glen Rose, TX 76043. (254) 396-5248 or online.
Sleep in a Frontier Log Cabin. Stargazing programs Friday & Saturday night. [Read More]
The park offers both a campground for the self-sufficient and cozy frontier log cabins for those seeking more comfort. Daytime activities include fishing, boating, swimming, horseback riding, kite flying and sand dune sledding. On Friday and Saturday nights join a stargazing program and share time on professional caliber telescope gazing at the heavens. Bruneau Dunes State Park 27608 Sand Dunes Rd Mountain Home, ID 83647. (208) 366-7919 or online.
Sleep in a Tree Cottage.
Family camping with a bird’s eye view [Read More]
Year-round tree cottages, three-season treehouses, a new hobbit house, and tent sites with access to river rafting, tubing, horseback riding, canoeing, fishing, and hiking. The camp backs up to the Appalachian Trail and is 10 minutes from Harpers Ferry, WV, Antietam Battlefield, and Brunswick Railroad Museum. The Treehouse Camp Maple Tree Campground 20716 Townsend Road Rohrersville, Maryland 21779. (301) 432-5585 or online.
Sleep in a Caboose. Coolest family camping idea ever. [Read More]
At Two Rivers SRA, 10 Union Pacific cabooses have been remodeled and restored for park lodging. The cabooses are air-conditioned and sleep six people, with two bunk beds in the rear and two mattresses in the cupola. Each is equipped with a modern bathroom. A small kitchen area is adjacent to dining area with a deck, picnic table, and grill at the entrance. Available Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. Two Rivers SRA 27702 F ST Waterloo, NE 68069-7012. (402)359-5165 or Two Rivers Campgrounds