Adventure Travel

Ski Rental Options in Lake Tahoe

Whether you are skiing near the north shore or south shore, here are two ski rental options in Lake Tahoe that I highly recommend.

Ski rentals are easy and convenient at Tahoe Dave's in Tahoe City, CA

Squaw Valley 20 Years Later

We’re so happy we could return to Squaw Valley after 20 years and share this magical place with our children, and we can’t wait to come back again (and again!).

Destination Running Races Combine Fitness and Travel

My personal motivation to exercise stems mainly from the promise of traveling to a new location. Each year I pick a destination and find a race I can run. While finishing a half marathon feels euphoric, enjoying that race in a beautiful setting, a fun destination, or with the promise of a really excellent bonus at the finish line, makes it all the more worthwhile.

Disney wine & dine half marathon

Where, Why, and How to Ski With Your Family This Season

It’s finally (finally!) feeling like autumn here in the northeast, and winter vacation planning is in full swing. If you need any incentive to plan a ski vacation with your family this winter, consider the advice of the experienced Back to Ski team, and check out these posts.

Copper Mountain

Dog Sledding in Breckenridge

We headed out to the sledding trail. The dogs were barking excitedly, almost leaping – chomping at the bit to get a move on. They seemed like a bunch of little kids whose parents told them they have to wait 30 minutes after eating to swim. I could see these beautiful Siberian Huskies couldn’t wait to go.

Tim, tour guide at Good Times Adventures

Making Family Skiing Easier with Ski Rental Delivery

Black Tie Ski Rental arrived at our vacation home in a van stocked with ski equipment of various sizes and brands. They spent time with each person in our group (a total of 11 people) to make sure everyone got the right fit. But I wasn’t waiting around in any lines. I gave them my boot to be fitted to the rental ski bindings, then I was off to finish my chicken pot pie.

Black Tie Ski Van

Whitewater Rafting for the Family in Charlotte, NC

While whitewater delivers the big splash at the U.S. National Whitewater Center in Charlotte, NC, it’s really just the centerpiece of a total outdoor adventure theme park. This is Disney World for a rugged, active outdoor enthusiast.

Whitewater rafting