Indoor Adventure at the Mall of America
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The kids are back in school, winter is inevitable, and road trip season has shrunken to the tune of a long weekend or holiday vacation. Accommodating both road warriors and jet setters with a long …

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Where to Unplug the Kids
August 5, 2011 – 7:16 am | No Comment
Where to Unplug the Kids

According to the Kaiser Family Foundation, children now spend 53 hours a week in front of a television, computer, hand held video game console, cell phone, iPad… and some times, multiple devices at once. As you contemplate what to do with the last weeks of summer, we asked the experts at ARAMARK Parks and Destinations to tell us where they would like to spend some time outside.

Guest Post: Coolest, Most Overlooked Vacation Destinations for the Summer
July 16, 2011 – 9:27 am | One Comment
Guest Post: Coolest, Most Overlooked Vacation Destinations for the Summer

Where do you go when the temperatures go triple digits? We asked MyWeather.com to give us their picks for the coolest and least known vacation spots for families.

Cache in on the Adventure
August 18, 2010 – 6:00 am | 3 Comments
Cache in on the Adventure

The latest trend in family vacations is geocaching on the road. Road Trips for Families is Still on VaCachen and playing in the nation’s largest high-tech treasure hunt.

West Yellowstone Here We Come — Day 5 Rockies or Bust 2010
July 24, 2010 – 6:19 am | One Comment
West Yellowstone Here We Come — Day 5 Rockies or Bust 2010

We leave Jackson Hole and head to West Yellowstone on day 5 of our Rockies or Bust 2010 mega road trip. Seeing a bear is a huge highlight!

4th of July in Jackson Hole, Wyoming — Day 4 Rockies or Bust 2010
July 17, 2010 – 10:12 am | One Comment
4th of July in Jackson Hole, Wyoming — Day 4 Rockies or Bust 2010

What’s not to like about the 4th of July? Fireworks and watermelon, parades and picnics. This year the Rockies or Bust tour stopped to celebrate Independence Day in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.

The Road to Yellowstone — Day 3 Rockies or Bust 2010
July 8, 2010 – 5:39 am | One Comment
The Road to Yellowstone — Day 3 Rockies or Bust 2010

Leaving Cody behind, we drive along roughly the same route to Yellowstone that Bill Cody used when he took visitors to the park. Obviously, things are a bit different now. The Pahaska Tepee was a two-day journey back in the day and today it’s less than an hour. A visit to the park that took weeks can now be done in a day of driving.

Buffalo Bill Still Rides — Cody, Wyoming — Day 2 Rockies or Bust 2010
July 7, 2010 – 6:58 am | 2 Comments
Buffalo Bill Still Rides — Cody, Wyoming — Day 2 Rockies or Bust 2010

Cody, Wyoming is known as the “Rodeo Capital of the World” for good reason. It’s named for Bill Cody, otherwise known as Buffalo Bill. Explore the Buffalo Bill Historical Center, his Irma Hotel and other relics of the Old West.

Cowboy Up! Welcome to Wyoming — Rockies or Bust 2010 Day 1
July 4, 2010 – 10:28 am | 4 Comments
Cowboy Up! Welcome to Wyoming — Rockies or Bust 2010 Day 1

Today we’re traveling on the Circle the Continental Divide Driving Tour. This drive highlights the best of Wyoming — including national parks, museums, rodeos, pioneer trails, Native American tribes, jaw-dropping scenery, and colorful wildlife.

Guaranteed Snow in Wyoming
January 15, 2010 – 4:46 pm | No Comment
Guaranteed Snow in Wyoming

Winter driving usually means trying to avoid snow, but visitors to Togwotee Mountain Lodge, a mountain resort nestled high above Jackson Hole, WY in the mountains of the Bridger-Teton National Forest near Yellowstone National Park, come for the hundreds of inches of fresh powder each year.