Vermont Vacation Winter Guide

6 Vermont Winter Vacation Guide 2018/2019 he Mamas ’ tips make it easy to plan your perfect family winter getaway. As experts in family travel planning, we have reviewed Vermont resorts and their amenities, highlighting programs, accommodations, dining options and activities that are great for families. Here is a simple step-by-step process for plan- ning your Vermont ski or snowboard vacation this winter. Why Should You Choose Vermont as Your Family’s Ski and Ride Destination? Vermont boasts some of the highest and snowiest peaks in New England and is one of the most welcoming destinations in the United States. Resorts cater to families with topnotch children ’ s learn- ing programs, daycare for your littlest ones, and fun and engaging off-slope activities like indoor pools, kids adven- ture zones, movie nights and more. Which Resort in Vermont is the Best Fit for Your Family? There are a lot of factors to consider when choosing your destination. We find that most families pack up the car to make the trip here. If traveling from the NYC metro area or south of Vermont, you might aim to visit the southern region of Vermont. Resorts like Mount Snow , Stratton , and Bromley are all within four hours driving distance from NYC. Coming from the Boston area or north of NYC? Check out central Vermont, which has some of the largest resorts in Vermont, including Okemo Mountain Resort and Sugarbush Resort . Flying into the Burlington airport, trav- eling from north of the border or from the Boston metro area is also an easy drive to northern Vermont destinations like Jay Peak Resort , Burke Mountain , Smugglers’ Notch and Stowe Mountain Resort . FAMILY SKI AND RIDE TRIP TIPS: FROM THE ALL MOUNTAIN MAMAS. T Planning a Family Vacation Made Simple by All Mountain Mammas/Ski Vermont