Most kids learn about the historic Pony Express in school and many travelers have heard mention of the “Loneliest Road in America,” but chances are good that your family has never driven the portion of Highway 50 through Nevada.
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Time to get your Olympic spirit on! Nothing inspires Olympic-loving kids like experiencing the games as spectators, but if a trip to Sochi is not in the cards this winter, try the next best thing: get a taste for the intensity and history of the Olympic Games by visiting one of the four following Olympic […]
Brain Head is the best little mountain town for families that most folks have never even heard of. Located at the doorstep of Cedar Breaks National Monument, this sleepy mountain town is sure to steal the hearts of visiting families no matter the season. My husband and I visited Brian Head with our kids as […]
To start receiving Weekly Family Fun Digest emails. Click here. Destinations Tips Talk Book Hotels Buy Gear Blog Giveaways Amazing Dinosaur Exhibits Thursday September 12, 2013 Do your kids ROAR to see dinosaurs? From life sized models, skeletons, and fossils, we’ve dug up the best places to thrill your dino-loving kids. Best Dinosaur […]
As a family we have visited some incredible caves, gorgeous waterfalls, and taken some pretty cool hikes. But we had never hiked through a slot canyon before…. And WOW! This was one very cool experience! The kids and I had so much fun climbing the waterfalls and squeezing through tight canyon walls. It felt like we […]
The National Parks of Utah are unlike anything I have ever seen before. They look like something out of a movie set! The red rock walls- the way that wind and water have sculpted the walls, the spires- it’s just incredible. We spent the morning today hiking among the hoodoos (tall thin spire of rock) […]
So it is kind of a bummer when you travel 3000+ miles and have plans to do something that is weather-dependent… like hike a slot canyon, and your plans gets canceled because of rain and flash flood warnings. The kids were pretty disappointed. But out of lemons comes lemonade, right? So we decided to make […]
Utah Road Trip Itinerary for Families. Read on for a seven day Utah road trip itinerary for families filled with Trekaroo-recommended dining, attractions.
What images come to mind when you think of the word desert? The beauty and adventure that can be found at desert national parks will blow away any ugly tumbleweeds as they become one of the best places you’ve ever explored.