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April 01, 2012
Hershey Entertainment & Resorts Company
Hersheypark features 11 thriller roller coasters, 20 rides for kids, entertainment, and a boardwalk with nine water attractions.
Hersheypark in central Pennsylvania is located 90 minutes from Philadelphia.
Bob von Normann
Leisurely old-time fun can be found in Ferndale, Calif., listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Hawks Cay Resort is a 60-acre tropical island getaway in Duck Key, Fla.
The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Colonial Williamsburg is part of the Historic Triangle in Virginia that also includes Jamestown and Yorktown.
The 301-acre reconstructed historic area at Colonial Williamsburg features 35 exhibition sites, and more than 100 gardens and museums.
Fishing at Migis Lodge at Sebago Lake, Maine, is one of many activities for children and parents.
National Park Service
Children age 5 and up can earn a badge and certificate in the Discovery Pack program at Saguaro National Park in Tucson, AZ.
Saguaro National Park offers more than 165 miles of hiking trails and other ranger-guided programs.
Nature Retreats USA offers rustic elegance in the wilderness along eastern Idaho’s Snake River in scenic Swan Valley.
The deluxe family suite at South Fork Lodge offers comfortable accommodations.
The family-friendly Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort and Spa is located between Fort Myers and Naples, Fla.
Rock climbing at the Hyatt Regency Coconut Point is an adventure.
A stay at the Aston MonteLago Village Resort, located on Lake Las Vegas, gives easy access to water activities.
Grand Teton Lodge Company, Flagg Ranch Company
The historic cabins at Colter Bay Village offer a family summer-camp experience at Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming.
The Colter Bay Village Scenic Cruise takes guests on a cruise of Jackson Lake.