Taking the Kids — for an outdoor adventure in Breckenridge
Lil Flyer zip line at Breckenridge CO (Andrew Maguire)

Taking the Kids — for an outdoor adventure in Breckenridge

There has always been plenty to give families and their pets vacation bragging rights in Breckenridge, the historic mountain town and ski resort located about a 90-minute drive from Denver.

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The happiest of hours – in Breckenridge CO
Maple Pepper Bacon served on a clothesline at Breckenridge Distillery

The happiest of hours – in Breckenridge CO

Breckenridge, the historic mining town popular with tourists who flock to Breckenridge Ski Resort in winter and summer, is known for its ever expanding culinary and spirits scene

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Kids find a lot of bragging rights in summer in Breckenridge CO
Epic Discovery zipline at Breckenridge, CO (Photo: Andrew Maguire)

Kids find a lot of bragging rights in summer in Breckenridge CO

You’re guaranteed to find plenty of bragging rights here, no matter what ages your kids, as Breckenridge Ski Resort now has Epic Discovery on the mountain

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Summer Family Fun in Colorado: The Telluride Bluegrass Festival
Telluride Bluegrass campers

Summer Family Fun in Colorado: The Telluride Bluegrass Festival

Telluride, Colorado holds a festival almost every weekend throughout the summer. From the film festival, to the mushroom festival, and its renowned fall Blues and Brews festival, I’ve heard it said before…”Telluride pretty much holds a festival for everything.” But the most famous event the town offers is the annual Telluride Bluegrass Festival.

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At the Farm Institute on Martha’s Vineyard with the kiddie farmers
They learn about locally sourced food at a young age on Martha's Vineyard

At the Farm Institute on Martha’s Vineyard with the kiddie farmers

Kids learning about food at the Farm Institute on Martha's Vineyard, MA. These 180 acres at the edge of Edgartown has been farmed since the first Europeans arrived in the 17th Century and before that by the local Wampanoag.

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Exploring historic and family-friendly Martha’s Vineyard, MA
Bikes everywhere on Martha's Vineyard

Exploring historic and family-friendly Martha’s Vineyard, MA

Does a summer night get any better? Not on Martha’s Vineyard at the historic Harbor View Hotel in Edgartown that dates back 123 years. We loved sitting on the rocking chairs on the porch

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PLAY BALL!  At the very family-friendly Cape Cod League
At the ballpark in Falmouth MA

PLAY BALL! At the very family-friendly Cape Cod League

Tonight they’ve gathered for another Cape tradition—the Cape Cod Baseball League—10 teams comprised of 350 elite college players from around the country who live with 200 local families for the summer season.

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Old old-fashioned summer vacation on Cape Cod, MA
Building sandcastles on Cape Cod

Old old-fashioned summer vacation on Cape Cod, MA

Cape Cod—more than 550 miles of spectacular coastline in Massachusetts with beaches (the Cape Cod National Seashore), historic light houses, clam shacks, bike trails and summer vacations like they used to be.

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