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Lake Tahoe On a Budget: The Beach Retreat & Lodge


Hammock awaits visitor to Lake Tahoe
Lake Tahoe is one of the largest alpine lakes in the world, with a full menu of recreational options to match its grand size. Combine the cobalt blue water with miles of pristine nature trails and you’ve got a perfect match for lovers of the great outdoors. more
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Modern camping with kids – and WiFi


Deluxe cabin at KOA Kampground in Williamsburg VA
Younger campers say having a smartphone on a camping trip is nearly as important as toilet paper, according to the 2015 North American Camping Report. I’m guessing your kids would agree more
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San Francisco’s hidden gem — The Presidio


Batteries to Bluff Trail, Presidio
We’re hiking the famous Batteries to Bluffs trail in San Francisco’s Presidio, a national park unlike any other, which takes us up and down steps along the western Pacific shoreline, past historic gun batteries, rewarding us with a spectacular view of the Golden Gate Bridge. Wow! more
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At the Presidio in San Francisco, top chef aims at kids menus


Arguello at Presidio Officers Club
Award winning San Francisco chef Traci Des Jardins wishes American restaurants would take a page—a menu page—from their counterparts in other parts of the world. “The United States is one of the only places in the world that has special meals for kids,” she said. “We are conditioned to teach kids to eat differently than we do and that is a mistake.” more
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Go to Ohio State Park Lodges this Winter with your Family


Ohio State Park Lodges this year is offering a 10/20/30 deal that offers a discount up to 30 percent off room rates when guests extend their stay. more
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Go to the Grand Canyon this Holiday with your Family


Northern Arizona’s Grand Canyon National Park is offering reduced rates and special packages at four South Rim lodges this winter. The Grand Canyon escape package has rates starting at $189 per night. When booking, use promo code ESCAPE.
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Visit Ohio State Park and Save, the Perfect Family Vacation


This fall, visitors to five of the Ohio State Park Lodges and Conference Centers will save on multi-night stays. more
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Midwestern Family Vacation in Ohio State Parks


Take your children to Ohio State Park Lodges for an Ultimate Summer Surprise family vacation. more
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There’s An App For That: National Park Edition


The National Forest Adventure PDF Maps App allows Apple and Android uses to not only use National Park maps without internet access or roaming fees, but it allows uses to venture off the crowded path. more
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Families Save at Ohio State Park Lodges


Now through September 1, guests of five Ohio State Park Lodges will enjoy special savings as part of the Ultimate Summer Surprise Package more
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