Family-friendly California Travel
Spring Break Ideas for East Bay Families
Ideas for Spring Break trips from the Bay Area, staycation outings, and other ways to spend your week off.
Soda Springs: Tubing and First-time Skiing
Fun and easy for first-time skiers or those who just want to play in the snow!
The Blue Angel Ski & Snowboard School = Awesome!
The Blue Angels Ski Program buses kids from Piedmont to Sierra-at-Tahoe 5 Saturdays starting in late January for a full day of lessons with food.
San Diego Zoo’s Safari Park
Heading to San Diego? We had a great time at the San Diego Zoo’s Safari Park in Escondido.
Now Open: Leland Snow Play, Tubing Fun for All Ages
At Leland Snow Play, tickets allow you to ride tubes down a man-made hill as many times as you like.
Where to Stop with Kids on the Way to Tahoe
Tahoe is a popular vacation spot among Bay Area locals. Make the trip with kids more manageable with these favorite roadside destinations.
The Best Tubing and Sledding near the Bay Area
7 destinations with a ticket booth that will give you access to snow tubing or sledding with your kids nearish the Bay Area!
What Are The Closest Snow Play Trips for Bay Area Families?
Where to take Bay Area kids to play in the snow? Skip the lifts. Here are five options for kid-friendly snow play with snowshoes or cross-country skis.
Vacation Inspiration: Farm Stay Less Than 2 Hours From Bay Area
Learn about Long Dream Farm, a working dairy farm in the Sierra foothills where families can stay overnight!
Northern California Overnight Camp Guide (2023)
Our Northern California Overnight Camp Guide covers the Bay Area and beyond for kids as young as 7 to help you find the best sleepaway camp this summer.