Colorado Vacations 
Family Travel Colorado 
Your Guide to Visiting Colorado with the Kids
Plan Your Best Colorado
Family Vacation Ever!

Advice, ideas, and great tips
for fantastic kid trips
in the Rockies. 

From famous resorts
to secret trails,
we explore Colorado's
best places for families. 

Here is the information
and inspiration you need
plan your best trip ever!

Mud Season!

Lots of Great ideas for springtime in Colorado
Photo: The Denver Art Museum offers hours of exploring for families with kids. 

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Vacation Ideas:

Explore Colorado's Multiple Personalities:
Something for families any season of the year!

Photo: The Durango to
Silverton historic railway

Read our article: Colorado Seasons

Colorado girl skiing at Monarch
Photo: Colorado slopes call adventurous 
families looking for fun in the 
fresh air and sunshine.

Find the best ski resort for your family, hike hidden trails, let friendly little towns charm you, contemplate the Continental Divide, and find just the right lodging for the end of the day.  

At we can help you wit

  • quick, helpful articles
  • park directories
  • recommended trips
  • hidden treasures and
  • nitty gritty advice

We provide the information and inspiration to make your Colorado vacation a hit with your family.

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See the best of our nation's crown jewels
Colorado's National Parks

Photo: The Great Sand Dunes National Park offers families a giant sandbox
(complete with running water) plus one of nature's prettiest settings.
It is just one of four national parks in Colorado.

Lodging, Activities, Destinations for All Ages

Whether you are looking for a luxury hotel, a rustic cabin, or a campsite, has suggestions and ideas.

If your family has a special love of archeology or train travel or hiking, we'll let you in on the best spots for your favorite activities.

Want to vacation in the perfect destination for your family? articles can help you choose. 

Photo: Glenwood Springs, a resort town on the banks of the Colorado River,
lies tucked in a valley between Vail and Aspen.
From skiing at Sunlight Mountain Resort, to exploring Fairy Caves
to riding gondolas to swimming in giant hot springs,
the town has plenty of options for families.

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Plan your summertime high country holiday now. Whether you want to rough it in a primitive campsite or luxuriate in a posh resort, we've got ideas for family fun in Colorado. Whatever you decide, count on a bunch of fresh air!

Skiing is a time-honored family activity in Colorado and it isn't over yet! Spring skiing offers some of the best snow of the year and less crowded resorts. And Colorado ski areas constantly create new adventures for kids to discover. From giant snow castles to secret ski-through tunnels to quiet woodland nature trails, kids can find surprises all over Colorado's ski mountains. 


Photo: Loveland Ski Area,
one of the highest ski areas in Colorado,
offers unparalleled alpine views plus spring skiing
late into the season.

A Colorado vacation with the kids is even better when you are visiting one of the prettiest places in Colorado. Start your trip with our recommended scenic spots for families. 

Wondering what to pack when you head for the hills? Check out our series of gear lists at our Gear for Family Travel page.

Our site map has a well organized list of all our pages to help your planning process. specializes in quick,
helpful articles about the best
Colorado places to visit with kids. 

Our pictures, tips, gear lists, advice,
and recommended trips make it easy
for busy parents to find the
information and inspiration they need
to plan great Colorado vacations.