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Winter is coming! Be safe out there, travelers. Take a look at our winter driving safety tips before the snow settles.

Traveling With Kids - December 6, 2017 Surviving the Flight with Kids

Let’s say it together: kids are hard! They’re messy, they won’t sit still, and their shoes are always missing. Taking infants and toddlers on a plane may seem daunting, but good preparation can make the trip much easier. Don't let the fear of a mid-flight breakdown or hauling a car seat on a plane keep you from taking the trip of a lifetime. Take a look at our tips and tricks for traveling with little ones, including: booking your flight, what to pack, car seat regulations, carry on items allowed for baby, tips for getting through security, as well as rules of the road for Colorado once you arrive.

 Santa's Workshop at the North Pole Santa’s Workshop at the North Pole is a must-see winter destination for travelers with little ones. Your kids can enjoy Christmas-themed fun with a number of rides, cups of cocoa and a visit with Saint Nick himself! Kick off the holiday season with a Ferris wheel, pony carts, or take flight on fighter plane ride for a day full of fun...

 
 
 Top 6 Must-Do Winter Activities in Durango Here are some fun things to do during the winter time in Durango and the surrounding area that will have the kids eager to come back year after year...

 
 
 Explore the Pikes Peak Region with Your Dog The Pikes Peak region can be just as fun your furry friend as it is for the 2-legged members of your family! The hiking and outdoor adventures are great for all ability levels and whether you’re looking for a quick walk or a day-trip into the mountains, there are many great trails to choose from. But take note, when it comes to hiking with dogs, there are a few rules to abide by, most of them are common sense for pet owners...
 
 
 Frontier Announces New, Nonstop Flights from Colorado Springs Getting to and from Colorado's Pikes Peak region is easier than ever with several new direct flights to and from Colorado Springs, the closest airport to our wonderful cabins and rental homes in the area...

 
 
 Snowshoeing for Beginners - How to Start For some, winter is synonymous with cocoa, warm fires and good books, but for others, the winter ushers in a crisp, white playground! Many people think of skis or snowboards as the only way to make it on the mountain in the wintertime, but snowshoeing has grown in popularity each year. It’s an easy sport to learn, but offers a wide range of difficulty, making it perfect for any age or ability...
 
 Hiking Right of Way and Trail Etiquette Just like driving, hiking has some rules of the road you should know before heading out for the first time. Whether you’re hiking, biking, bringing pets, bringing a picnic, or horseback riding, there are rules and etiquette to abide by. The rules are simple, but they ensure everyone has a good time...