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Family Travel

Check-out oodles of adventures in Colorado including where to find the best family travel getaways & Denver kid friendly activities.

Top 10 reasons to stop in Branson, Missouri

Should you happen to find yourself in the live entertainment capital of our nation, and deep in a lush, rolling, forested region, well, would you know you know it, it’s the middle of America and you’re in Branson. Many of you are heading home to family and friends this spring and summer. Here’s just a quick […]

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Putting Ski, Swim and Stay to the test at Sunlight Mountain Resort

Mile High Mamas has frequently touted Sunlight Mountain Resorts’ Ski, Swim and Stay package as Colorado’s most affordable family ski vacation (normal rates start at just $99 and kids 12 and under ski free). However, it wasn’t until last weekend that we could finally personally endorse this staycation at Glenwood Hot Springs Lodge, Pool and Spa that includes swimming at […]

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Eldora Mountain Resort: Braving the Elements

Not all ski days are created equally and sometimes–no matter how great the resort–the weather just doesn’t cooperate. Thus describes last Saturday on the mountain. My husband was on a winter campout with the Scouts while my kids and I opted for the more sane option: skiing Eldora Mountain Resort.  Or so we thought.  Eldora […]

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Family Winter Mountaineering & Backcountry Weekend

If there’s a place to enjoy the ultimate winter adventure, we can’t think of a better place than YMCA of the Rockies in Estes Park! Bordered on three sides by Rocky Mountain National Park,  it is the perfect place to mountaineer with your family. For the first time ever, YMCA of the Rockies will be hosting “Family Winter […]

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