Taking your family skiing for vacation can be a difficult decision since there are so many wonderful ski resorts in the United States, but these four are exceptional when it comes to families: Jackson Hole Mountain Resort (Wyoming), Beaver Creek (Colorado), Westgate Park City (Utah), and Northstar-at-Tahoe (California).

Jackson Hole Mountain Resort

It’s easy to fly to Jackson Hole’s airport with several non-stop flights offered from all major airlines from anywhere in the United States. Once there, the Jackson Hole Mountain Resort is only 30 minutes away by car, taxi, shuttle or rental car. The lodge offers specials, including their Ski Free Stay Free. You’ll get a free night of lodging, free day of skiing, and airfare savings or air-inclusive options, depending on the package of your choice. Packages also include lift tickets. There’s plenty to do for the entire family including: snowmobiling, sleigh rides, wildlife and park tours, besides magnificent skiing.

Beaver Creek

Beaver Creek is also offering Ski Free Stay Free packages and specials, including Spring Break. You can take advantage of their ski school for everyone: children, teens, and adults. Private lessons are available too. Besides skiing, ice skating, and snowmobiling, there are also excellent shops, restaurants, and a children’s museum nearby. Their planning specialists will be more than happy to help you arrange the perfect family vacation. Ski Butlers is also available for your ski rentals.

Westgate Park City

If you prefer to stay in a fully furnished home, then this award-winning luxury resort will make an excellent choice for your vacation. The resort lies at the base of Canyons Village and is a ski-in, ski-out resort and offers a ski valet service. With over 300 challenging ski runs on 7,300 skiable acres, this is the place to ski! The resort offers a Kid’s Club, restaurants, and the exceptional Serenity Spa. After a day of skiing, you’ll be able to relax in the full-service mountain retreat day spa.


This high-end luxury resort welcomes everyone. Whether you’re looking for an exhilarating or relaxing vacation, the sophisticated alpine village atmosphere is all here. With refined dining, upscale shops, and plenty of challenging terrain parks and pipes, every level of skier will be delighted with this resort. Child care is also available for young children.


All four resorts are located in different states. They all offer wonderful family vacations. Which one will you choose?