Pack up the kids and a picnic lunch, get outside and check out some of the city’s best activities and day-trip destinations recommended by our readers.
The Adirondack Mountains of Northern New York state are just a few hours south of Ottawa, offering endless opportunities for family fun, inside and out. Ski the greatest vertical drop (1,045 metres) east of the Rockies at Whiteface Mountain, enjoy […]
It’s a way of life at the Peaks! A day on the mountain skiing or riding can be a multigenerational memory maker! Liz Murphy of Calabogie Peaks Resort says it’s hard to think of any other sport in the world that […]
A calendar of family events to enjoy in this awe-inspiring region Battle of Plattsburgh Bicentennial Weekend (Sept. 12-14) The Adirondack Coast along Lake Champlain commemorates the Battle of Plattsburgh, the decisive battle in the War of 1812, this September. This […]
Gateway to the Finger Lakes – Syracuse, NY Destiny USA Shopping & Entertainment You won’t want to miss stopping at this shopping and entertainment complex if you’re in the Syracuse area. In addition to more than 150 retail stores, there […]
By Rebecca Steffan This summer, escape the heat and retreat to the mountains, lakes and family-oriented attractions of the Adirondack Region of Northern New York. Located about a three-hour drive south from downtown Ottawa, the region is easy to get […]
Have the ultimate family fun vacation in a region that offers endless shorelines, rich history and unique culture The 1000 Islands region is a wildly popular destination for families looking for a refreshing, authentic outdoor vacation. Located along the border […]