Carving Out New Family Memories in Massanutten

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JohnnyJet.com has a wide readership. Travelers of all shapes and sizes have long turned to this site for recommendations on just about every destination on earth – from trendy luxury to dependable wallet-friendly. When I began writing for JohnnyJet.com several years ago, I wrote almost exclusively about hot places that were full of beautiful people, free-flowing […]

Liftopia Announces National Play Hooky & Ski Week

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If you want to hit the slopes and have some free time during the week Liftopia has just announced one of the biggest sales of the season.  It’s called National Play Hooky and Ski Week, and it’s taking place Monday, March 4 to Friday, March 8. The official proclamation for National Play Hooky & Ski […]

Christmas Day Ski Deals from Liftopia

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For snow sport enthusiasts, the Christmas holiday is a great excuse to hit the slopes and experience the season’s early offerings. The weekend after Christmas is always insanely busy at popular ski resorts with people who have the week off flocking to mountains. But have you ever considered going on the actual holiday? Many resorts […]

Expedia Ski Week Deals, October 8-12

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The snow may not have even started to fall, but it’s never too early to plan all your winter sports activities for the coming season. Expedia has great deals every day next week for resorts renowned for their premiere skiing and snowboarding. They are introducing Ski Week October 8 – 12 with special ASAP (A […]

Lareau Farm Inn, Mad River Valley, Vermont

Mad River Valley

By Highroad Cam and Georgie Jet: After leaving one of the premiere resorts in all of Vermont, the Stowe Mountain Lodge, (Read more aboout our time in Stowe here.) Georgie Jet, Baci, (our Chocolate Labrador) and I headed south alongside the Green Mountain range about 45 minutes to our next destination – a classic and humble country inn on […]

Alyeska Resort in Girdwood, Alaska

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Snow covered roads wind through caverns lined with sugar coated pines from October through April. Annual snowfall for Girdwood is 650 inches. Alyeska is Alaska’s premier Ski Resort with over 300 rooms slope side. The skiing is accessed through a fun and thrilling vertical tram ride to the top. Located 40 minutes south of Ted Steven’s […]

What to do in Yosemite National Park

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Yosemite is majestic, romantic, peaceful, and mysterious all at once. The picturesque views, the waterfalls, and the vast views of the Valley are breathtaking. Note: There is a $20 entrance fee to visit the park. Cross-Country Skiing and Snowshoeing During winter, the best way to explore is by snowshoeing or cross-country skiing. I had never […]

Telluride, Colorado

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Steeped in a romantic, yet tragic past, Telluride is a town that retains its historic buildings amid a dramatic backdrop of the San Juan Mountains. Butch Cassidy robbed his first bank here, and apparently forgot to do the research first. Telluride is set in a box canyon, meaning there is one way to come in […]