Visiting Glacier National Park – Montana with kids

Glacier National Park

No matter which route you take or area you visit, you are sure to be impressed while visiting Glacier National Park. Located in Northern Montana, Glacier National Park is the US part of the Glacier-Waterton International Peace Park (Waterton National Park is the Canadian half). Going-to-the-sun road In the warmer months, you can actually drive … Read more

Newseum – Washington, DC

Newseum - Washington, DC

Location: Washington, DCWebsite: Cost: Adults $22.95, Youth (7-18) $13.95, Children (6 and younger) Free. Tickets are good for two consecutive days. (2015)Stay Length: Expect to spend a minimum of 2 hours to most of a day.Season: Open year round. Food Services: Fine dining, self-service dining and cafe options available.Age Range: A minimum of 6 years old – probably … Read more

The Smithsonian’s National Zoo – Washington, DC

Smithsonian's National Zoo

Location: Washington, DCWebsite: Cost: Free – as is common with other Smithsonian facilities. Donations are appreciatedStay Length: a minimum of 2 hours – you could easily spend the whole day.Season: Open 364 days a year. Food Services: There are a number of places throughout the park where you can buy food, snacks and drinks. You can … Read more

10 Reasons You Should Take Your Kids to Kalispell

Kalispell - Things to do with kids in Kalispell

Kalispell, Montana is about a five hour drive from Calgary, similar to travelling to Great Falls. We’ve spent the night in Kalispell a few times and thought the area was lovely so we decided to spend a weekend there in September to check out some of its family friendly features. Kalispell is the hub of the Glacier/Flathead region making … Read more

10 places you won’t want to miss in Yellowstone National Park

10 Things You Won't Want to Miss in Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone, America’s first national park, is huge and varied. We’ve spent a few days in Yellowstone every summer since my oldest was only a year and a half and have yet to get bored or run out of new things to do or things we’d like to see again. Planning a trip there it can … Read more

Dragon Hollow Playground – Missoula, Montana

LocationCommunity:  101 Carousel Drive – Missoula, Montana Surrounding Park Area: Right next to A Carousel for Missoula. Gordie’s Review (10 years old): “It was just elaborate and I loved it. The mist-er was a good thing.”Nicky’s Review (7 years old): “I liked where you had to go up in a crazy way and then down a slide and … Read more