Learn about the Best Ski Vacations, Itineraries, and Resorts for Kids & Families.
From tots working on their pizza wedge to tweens honing their advanced skills, ski resorts across the Globe have recognized the importance of catering to families and are helping kids progress their skills and enjoy their time on and off the mountain like never before.
Limited child-to-instructor ratios and increasingly segmented age groups are improving the on-mountain learning experience, while an emphasis on base-area activities and events is adding more family fun to the after-ski routine. U.S. resorts are catering to new parents with child care and babysitting programs available for kids as young as 6 months. As for those hard to impress teens? Ski areas are rolling out nighttime activities and relaxed, yet supervised, areas to just hang or play games.
Mom Justine Bray discusses her first ski trip since having kids at Jiminy Peak in Hancock, MassachusettsRead More
By Deepal Sehgal Stratton, Vermont, a snowy piece of heaven, is just four and a half hours from downtown New York City. No matter what you are looking to do — ski, snowshoe, dog sled, etc. — you can find it all here. Let me tell you about us. We are a family of four:…Read More
If you are looking for a resort where you will enjoy an exciting family ski vacation in Europe (Austria), then the Alpina Family Spa and Sporthotel is just the place to be. My family, along with some family friends, went there for a skiing vacation during the kids’ winter break; we had a great time skiing in…Read More
Niseko, Japan Itinerary Day 1: FLIGHT Hotel : (Landmark View, 7 Nights, booked thru SkiJapan) Super late arrival, got a few groceries at Lawson’s Day 2: Breakfast: In room (did same every day, there is a coffee shop attached to hotel) Enroll kids in ski school – Go Snow. Just a short walk…Read More