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10-plus ideas for family summer adventures in ski country

Fourth of July at Cowboy Roundup Days, Steamboat Springs
You’ll find increasing mountain-biking options at ski resorts across the country, whatever your level. You’ll also find free kid-friendly activities, festivals, farmer’s markets, mini and disc golf, tennis, challenge courses or, of course, the chance to hike, fish and river raft. more
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AMC National Trails Day Saturday June 6

Join the Appalachian Mountain Club on Saturday, June 6, for National Trails Day celebrations across our region. more
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Take the Family to Visit a State Park

While National Parks are a great vacation destination for families, they are often crowded during the summer months. Consider planning a vacation to a state park this year more
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Kids and grownups discovering The Wild in New York’s Adirondacks

Kids playing in the Unique Pines at The Wildl Center in Tupper Lake, NY
Inside the expansive Wild Center in Tupper Lake, NY are interactive exhibits whether you want to open boxes of bones in the Naturalists Cabinet, mimic bird calls, take a stroll on the indoor Living River Trail past lakes, bogs, streams , rivers and waterfalls and forests to the summit of a high peak with more than 2,000 live creatures—frogs, fish and of course the Otters. more
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