8 Astonishing Family Mountain Vacations
Head for the hills for a thrilling family mountain vacation.
Banff National Park
Acadia National Park
Kids can explore Maine's rugged coast at Acadia National Park and set off on nature walks on the park's many trails.
Families can try trout-fishing at Sterling Pond, zoom down the Stowe Alpine Slide and sample Vermont's most famous dessert, Ben & Jerry's ice cream.
The 14,000-foot Pike's Peak isn't Colorado's tallest mountain, but it inspired "America the Beautiful."
Yosemite National Park
Park rangers provide plenty of educational adventures in the great outdoors at Yosemite National Park.
Great Smoky Mountains
Pisgah National Forest
Take a ride on the Blue Ridge Parkway outside of Asheville, and pack a picnic for lunch at Pisgah National Forest.
Head to northern New York for an Adirondack vacation with mountain views, zip-line tours and swanky resorts.