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  • Olympic Skier Kaylin Richardson's Favorite Slopes

    Who better to point us in the direction of our new favorite ski destination than Olympic, World Cup, and National Alpine Champion skier Kaylin Richardson? She's skied virtually everywhere and has narrowed down her favorite slopes just for us.

    Posted by Fodor's Guest Blogger on December 10, 2012 at 2:41:58 PM EST in Outdoors
  • Best National Parks to Visit in Winter

    Think National Park visits come to an end when the mercury drops? Think again. These parks are fantastic winter getaways, complete with fewer crowds and unique experiences.

    Posted by Fodor's Guest Blogger on November 26, 2012 at 1:37:03 PM EST in Outdoors, Trip Ideas
  • Best US Ski Resorts for Families

    Many ski resorts will try to woo you with promises of fun on the slopes for every age. But not all have chocolate chip cookies on the mountain, kid-only gondolas, and free lift tickets for young ones. These top resorts do.

    Posted by Fodor's Guest Blogger on November 16, 2012 at 5:19:10 PM EST in Outdoors, Family
  • Just Back From: Southwest Utah

    If you think Utah is sprawling landscapes, luxury resorts, thrilling adventures, and a whole lotta're spot on. We trekked through Southwest Utah to get our Zen back, and then some.

    Posted by Jimmy Im on November 15, 2012 at 2:15:25 PM EST in Trip Ideas, Outdoors
  • 10 Trips for Facing Your Fears

    Whether its heights, speed, wild animals, or something else, we've all got a fear that needs conquering. So why not do it on vacation? These are our top trips for feeling (nearly) invincible.

    Posted by Donna Heiderstadt on September 11, 2012 at 5:02:34 PM EDT in Trip Ideas
  • Labor Day: Best Deals for the Holiday Weekend

    We don't like it either, but summer is nearing its end. There is one last hurrah we can all plan ahead for, though, and that's Labor Day. Here are the top deals to book now to finish up summer right.

    Posted by Stephanie Johnnidis on July 30, 2012 at 1:45:34 PM EDT in Deals, Hotels
  • 7 Top Triathlons in Vacation-Worthy U.S. Destinations

    With warmer weather on its way (read: skimpier clothing both in the city and on the beach), motivate your fitness routine by signing up for a triathlon. Here, we’ve rounded up seven great triathlons in vacation-worthy destinations across the United States.

    Posted by Bee Shapiro on March 29, 2012 at 2:49:20 PM EDT in Trip Ideas, Trip Ideas
  • 4 Exclusive Ski Resort Deals

    With at least two solid ski months left in the winter season, we see no excuse not to get your schuss on, especially when we’ve brokered some great ski deals just for Fodorites. Prime mountain lodges in Sundance, Vail, Breckenridge, and Interlaken are offering peak-season discounts of up to 30 percent.

    Posted by Stephanie Johnnidis on February 07, 2012 at 11:04:38 AM EST in Trip Ideas
  • 5 Best Resorts for Ski Trips this Season

    While the lack of snowfall across the U.S. and Canada has made this year's ski season less than ideal, a host of resorts are riding all-time highs when it comes to new amenities and adventures. From zipline tours, to a free fall waterslide, to old-fashioned sledding, there are plenty of activities to keep you busy on and off the mountain.

    Posted by Fodor's Guest Blogger on January 25, 2012 at 2:28:20 PM EST in Trip Ideas
  • Best Things to do During the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah

    Mid-January brings more than powdery snowdrifts Park City, Utah. The glittery elite of Hollywood descend on the rustic ski town for the Sundance Film Festival, bringing private cars, entourages—and tons of paparazzi. The only way to get in on the action and beat the crowds is to book early, and so we've rounded up everything you'll need to plan ahead for a fabulous trip.

    Posted by Bee Shapiro on January 06, 2012 at 3:15:36 PM EST in Trip Ideas