Our family experience of living on the West Coast (Washington) after moving from the East Coast (New Jersey) due to crazy decision 4 years ago
Got an extra couple nights in Anchorage or just a free afternoon? Go to the North, to explore the rich Native Alaskan history, gold mining history, up-close animal encounters, real gigantic veggies, and other natural wonders.
Alaska with kids and Denali in particular is a once in a lifetime experience. How we explored it, what to expect, best time to go, and must-haves.
Explore Moraine Lake: best time to visit; how to get there (and when), where all those cool picks were taken from. Easy trails to explore with kids
Explore Bow Lake with kids: rare spot where you can find peace and serenity while visiting Banff National Park in peak season. Great for paddling
Snowball fight in the middle of summer, swimming, canoe riding, and hike. Explore Emerald Lake with kids: Peaceful, quiet, and stroller-friendly.
Discover Athabasca Glacier with children: activities for big and small. Hiking, glacier tours, ice walks, a bit of history. Welcome to Columbia Icefield!
Best time to visit; parking, crowds and how to escape them; swimming, hiking, canoeing, and other activities. Lake Louise day trip for the first time.