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Michelle McCoy is Trekaroo’s Lead Travel Expert. She and her husband love traveling to National Parks and going camping, but when life with 4 young kids keeps them home - especially now with a high schooler - they find their fun in traveling to the local beaches in Orange County, CA and hiking in the wilderness areas nearby.

Epic Discovery at Vail Mountain – Summer Adventure for Families

Photo by: Mark Woolcott “Play is really the work of childhood.” – Mr. Rogers Learning, play, and adventure are the key elements of the new Epic Discovery at Vail Mountain – and there is no more beautiful place to experience these as a family. Families can connect, create memories, and work together to overcome obstacles...

Tips on Booking a Campsite at National Parks, State Parks, and Private Campgrounds

Through the years, I have learned some tricks of the trade through trial and error, and from fellow campers, family-travel bloggers, and experts like the folks at KOA. I'm happy to share those tips with you so that you too can have a great camping experience this summer!

10 Best Reasons to Visit Knott’s Berry Farm with Your Family

Looking for a theme park that combines family fun, thrills, history, and entertainment? Look no further than Knott's Berry Farm, celebrating 75 years of fun.
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Best U.S. Zip Lines for Kids

Smiles the size of the Grand Canyon. The whoosh of the wind tearing my daughter’s eyes up with squeals of delight. That feeling of accomplishment when you know you’ve conquered your fear. Sure, this may sound like a candy bar commercial from the 1980’s but in reality, it’s exactly what happens every time I take...

Kid-Friendly Jackson Family Farm Stay – Kingsburg, CA

Our Jackson Family Farm stay was a rare opportunity where our kids found a sense of freedom to shake off their city boundaries and just be kids again.
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A Multigenerational Family Vacation at a Dude Ranch

Learn why a multi-generational dude ranch trip could be the best family vacation of your life.

Ultimate Beach Vacation Checklist for Families

Have a case of the winter blues? Start planning your epic beach vacation and print our Ultimate Beach Vacation Checklist.
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