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      Cross Country Skiing, Family Friendly Activities

      Banner Elk Dec 17, 2014 at 6:29 PM

      My family and I are planning to be in the Banner Elk, Boone or Asheville area for New Year's Eve and Day. Are there good cross country skiing trails in these areas, sledding or tubing? What other activities should we consider as a family?

      Thank you.

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      childcare in Colorado ski resorts?

      Colorado Dec 8, 2014 at 11:21 AM

      Need advice on a good skiing resort in Colorado with reasonable child care rates. I've looked at Beaver Creek and Keystone and Durango...if anyone knows please message me! Thanks

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      Nashville Dec 7, 2014 at 11:56 AM

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      Steamboat Springs Dec 6, 2014 at 8:00 AM

      I am going to Steamboat the 2nd week in January and will need to rent skis, boots, poles and helmet. I know if I want convenience I should stick to the mountain, but it's usually more expensive. Maybe not??? Would appreciate some recommendations, as well as some suggestions for restaurants. Also, which is better for transportation from Hayden airport to Steamboat- Alipine vs. Storm Mountain?
      thank you,
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    • Need fun activities!

      Plano Nov 25, 2014 at 11:39 AM

      Traveling 02/15/15 to the Woga Meet. Is there a gun range that is open to the public? Mom, Dad, and 10yr old boy. Need suggestions on fun things to do and what to wear (weather wise)!

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      Camping in The Islands

      Hawaii (State of) Yesterday

      I wonder how the campgrounds in the islands are. I'm planning a campervan trip (more than a year from now) and trying to figure out the best way to enjoy that beautiful state.

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      Wenatchee Dec 18, 2014 at 1:43 PM

      Hi,

      In lieu of skiing at Mission ridge if there's not enough snow what should we do with our 8 yr old daughter in December?

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    • Opinions about the Linq?

      Las Vegas Dec 18, 2014 at 7:58 AM

      We're planning a trip in late March 2015 and I'm looking for a mid strip place to stay. Stayed at Harrahs some years ago, and don't want to spend the $$$ for Caesar's, The Cromwell, etc. I read an article about how the Linq is much improved over the old Imperial Palace, so I'm interested in opinions from people who have stayed there.

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    • Whale watching

      Maui Dec 17, 2014 at 11:51 PM

      I'm going to Maui with my family (5 adults) next week. Someone had suggested going whale watching with the Pacific Whale Foundation. I've looked on their website, and they seem to offer a multitude of packages to do the same thing (so it seems).

      Any suggestions or experiences with these whale watching tours? They seem like a fun family activity for a reasonable price.

      I think the rafting option is a no-go, as my mom can't swim and will be scared to death. She'll want the stability of a boat.

      Thanks in advance!

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      Atlanta Dec 15, 2014 at 11:15 PM

      Is Murdock Rd area a good place for a family? I searched Google for fairy nice areas to live in, and this one was recommended.

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      Good things for kids in KC?

      Kansas City Dec 13, 2014 at 6:38 AM

      I'm considering taking my nine year old daughter to KC along with another friend who has a daughter the same age. I've browsed some web articles about children's activities in KC and haven't found them all that enlightening so I thought I would ask the VT community where we can take two little girls. We plan to be there between Christmas and New Year's and spend 2-3 days in the city.

      And thanks to all the VTers who have put out their favorite BBQ joints! o need to ask about that one again!

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    • Are there any Taxis or buses that goes to Angola Louisiana State Penitentiary?

      Baton Rouge Dec 11, 2014 at 10:00 PM

      Do you have Taxis or buses that goes to and from Louisiana State Penitentiary in Angola? Thank you so much!

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      Best private party room?

      Rehoboth Beach Dec 9, 2014 at 10:00 PM

      I'm looking for advice for banquet rooms/private dining rooms in restaurants in Rehoboth Beach. We will be celebrating with around 25 people and we want good food and a private room in town (not rt 1). Let me know your thoughts! Nancy

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      Orlando Nov 27, 2014 at 8:13 AM

      Hi I am flying in to orlando on Sunday 21st December and have to get my keys from a check in center at 8701west Bronson memorial highway but according to all I can find the centre does not open on a Sunday! Any help appreciated.

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      lanai golf courses

      Lanai Nov 26, 2014 at 9:26 AM

      Where's the best place to play golf in Lanai?

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    • I'm in search of west side long term stay hotel in NYC ?

      New York State Nov 26, 2014 at 1:32 AM

      I need Advice on finding good hotel under $300 a night with breakfast.

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      Thanksgiving Orphans! Anyone fun who'd like to join me at a show on Nov. 26th?

      Las Vegas Nov 24, 2014 at 10:25 PM

      Hi,
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      Wichita Nov 24, 2014 at 1:06 PM

      What is your opinion on Hotel at Old Town ?

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      Anchorage 8 hours ago

      Is there a perfect time to see a little daylite, a little snow and the northern lights?

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      Wrightwood Dec 18, 2014 at 3:36 PM

      Me And My Family Want To Go Up This Weekend Just To Play In The Snow. Not Ski Or Anything. Will We Need Any Chains? We'll Be Coming From Hesperia And Los Angeles

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    • From BUF Airport to Niagara-on-the-Lake is a Canadian town located in Southern Ontario

      Buffalo Dec 15, 2014 at 4:14 AM

      Hi everyone, I have always wanted to visit Niagara-on-the-Lake is a Canadian town located in Southern Ontario and I guess the day has come now....I know it kinda cold right now this time of winter and thinking to travel when springs comes or summer time. My question is which season are pretty good to visit the Niagara-on-the-Lake....I hope this will be answered by the person who lives there or the person who had seen both season and had good experience. My second question is since I will be coming via a plane to Buffalo Airport and from there I had to take some sort of transportation. Is there any reliable cheaper transportation that takes me straight to the lake? I made a little research and found this website http://buffaloexpresstaxi.com/ claiming that they will provide a sightseeing tour without no waiting charge it sounds pretty good to me but just want to make sure if I have another option. Thank you so much for your relevant information and time.

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      Local Eateries

      Socorro Dec 11, 2014 at 10:57 PM

      Hi,

      I'm going to be in Socorro for a few days and I just wanted to find the best places to eat. I know that's a vague question, but, from a local's perspective, what's the place you go to (or would go to) as often as possible?

      Thanks!

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      itinerary ideas south usa

      Natchez Dec 11, 2014 at 8:36 PM

      we are a family of 6 from australia doing a road trip from LA to new york in late jan /feb.Happy with anyones input into any of it !! we will be going south from frisco texas and onto savannah georgia,then charleston up to washington and new york.We have sixteen nights to fly out of new york and back onto home.thinking 5 nights in new york,3 in washington ,2 in charleston and 2 in savannah.that gives us 4 nights in transit from frisco to savannah.we were thinking new orleans would be cool,but now i am thinking maybe something else for times sake.maybe natchez and montgomery? we enjoy old time stuff,great scenery, charming houses and towns,some deep south experience would be good.How does the trip look to you?are our allocated nights okay or a bit wacky?Thinking we will drop off car at arrival to washington and catch train to new york( or leave it in charleston and catch train to washington?).thanks heaps you guys!!!

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      VALLEY OF FIRE STATE PARK NEVADA

      Valley of Fire State Park Dec 7, 2014 at 4:06 PM

      Is it safe for a woman to walk the trails alone?

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      Venice Dec 6, 2014 at 6:36 PM

      What is the development behind Casperson where a set of stairs goes down to a dock?

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    • Campgrounds

      by BrittanyD Online Now Jul 28, 2014 at 11:14 AM

      We are traveling to mt rushmore next weekend. Not sure if it's better to stay in a campground or hotel. Have family of 6.

      2 Answers Jul 29, 2014 at 9:22 AM
    • Is a week too long

      by gambo6 Online Now Dec 29, 2013 at 6:41 PM

      Is there enough to do to stay in that area considering it is only sightseeing-- and no skiing or big time hiking or fishing .

      7 Answers Jan 3, 2014 at 4:11 PM
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      how to get there without a car

      by chrisrandonneur Online Now May 21, 2013 at 6:07 AM

      I'm planning a rail trip around the states so where would be the nearest station and buses

      10 Answers May 23, 2013 at 1:13 PM
    • Looking for RV park near Mt Rushmore

      by howie60 Online Now May 28, 2012 at 4:22 AM

      Hi, I am looking for an RV park near Mt Rushmore to stay for the night. Will be coming from SW Michigan through Mt Rushmore to Yellowstone. I will have a 40' RV with a dog. Not sure who will still have openings for the end of June. Also, what else is there interesting to see on the way out to Yellowstone?

      6 Answers May 28, 2012 at 2:41 PM
    • Time required to see this area

      by brown_devil Online Now May 13, 2012 at 5:39 PM

      We are planning a trip to the Mt. Rushmore and surrounding areas in July. We are trying to decide how much time to allow to see this area without feeling rushed. Would 7 days be enough to see everything (Rushmore, Crazy Horse, Wall, Badlands, etc). Thanks for any information you can provide.

      Michael

      10 Answers May 16, 2012 at 6:42 AM
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      CUSTER STATE PARK WILDLIFE LOOP SCENIC BYWAY/NORBECK SCENIC BYWAY

      by JAN53 Online Now Jul 19, 2011 at 11:11 AM

      We are travelling from the UK to see Mount Rushmore this September and from there would like to travel the Custer State Park wildlife loop and the Peter Norbeck scenic route and it seems that these might be the same route as I can't seem to find out exactly where they run and whether it's possible to do all of this in one day. If any one has any information they think could help us we would be grateful.

      1 Answer Jul 19, 2011 at 8:39 PM
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      Travel from Minneapolis to Mount Rushmore- Query

      by csuresh Online Now Jun 23, 2011 at 9:42 PM

      I have been exploring various travel options during the July 4 long weekend. One of the idea is to travel to Mount Rushmore. Plan is to start day 1 afternoon and stay in a location inbetween like sioux falls (approx: 240 miles). Then travel the rest next day and see Mount Rushmore in the evening of day 2. Visit again day 3 morning and then spend time in seeing other attractions like Crazy horse etc till day 3 afternoon and stay travelling 250+ miles towards minneapolis to return back on day. Questions I have is, how will the traffic in this route, any travel tips and attractions outside President's memorial. I also travelling with 2 kids aged 6 and 2.5 and attractions suiting them will be of greathelp.

      4 Answers Jul 7, 2011 at 5:20 PM
    • Were to Stay In Mt Rushmore

      by KathyPindras Online Now Jun 12, 2011 at 5:38 PM

      Hi,
      Planning a trip to Mt Rushmore were is a good place to stay, thinking Keystone or is there some were better to stay?? and is there alot to do in keystone!!
      We will be driving to mt rushmore!!
      Need Help,
      Kathy

      1 Answer Jun 13, 2011 at 10:25 AM
    • Price

      by yoyoup Online Now Nov 6, 2010 at 1:51 PM

      How much does it cost to JUST visit Mt Rushmore?

      4 Answers Nov 8, 2010 at 9:15 AM
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      Camping reservation

      by Dymphna1 Online Now Apr 22, 2010 at 10:02 PM

      My son's FIL made camping reservations at a Oreville campground near the park. I am having a dickens of a time finding a link to be able to make another reservation near them. I was invited, but was not sure I could go until after he made the reservation.

      3 Answers Aug 1, 2010 at 6:30 PM
    • Is three days enough to see everything in the Mount Rushmore area?

      by LSpin716 Online Now Mar 27, 2009 at 9:20 AM

      Good Day Everyone,

      We are planning our first trip to South Dakota for the September 2009 timeframe. Our plan is to fly into Denver, drive up through Wyoming (making stops along the way) and then head to the Mount Rushmore area. After pouring through our AAA guides, AAA maps, and National Park Books, we have a pretty good idea of what National Parks we want to go to. We are thinking of staying in the Mount Rushmore area for 3 days (1 day trip to Devil's Tower/Deadwood/Sturgis and 1 day trip out to Wall (Wall Drug of course), Minuteman Missile, and Badlands and the third day check out Mt. Rushmore, Jewel Cave, Wind Cave, etc. We are trying to get a feel if we should stay there 3 days or 4. Any feedback is greatly appreciated!

      7 Answers Mar 24, 2010 at 8:09 AM
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      Mount Rushmore in summer 2008

      by tracyskf Online Now Dec 21, 2007 at 4:44 PM

      Hi there,
      Planning my trip in summer 2008 - I intend to fly in to Nebraska, and have a driving trip.

      1. How far is it to drive to Mount Rushmore from Lincoln, Nebraska?
      2. When is the best time to visit Mount Rushmore?
      3. Which is the best spot for photos of Mount Rushmore?
      4. Is it worthwhile to stay until evening to watch the illumination?
      5. Where are other places worthwhile stopping by?

      Thanks in advance!

      16 Answers Mar 23, 2010 at 9:58 AM
    • Airport

      by SETTLEJUNCTION Online Now Sep 5, 2007 at 4:02 PM

      what is the name of the nearest airport to mt rushmore

      3 Answers Mar 24, 2010 at 9:31 AM
    • Presidential walk

      by pjboston Online Now Jul 13, 2007 at 6:14 AM

      How difficult a climb is the Presidential Walk? It looks like there is some sort of handicapped access, but I would prefer to walk it if possible. Thanks.

      2 Answers Aug 11, 2008 at 12:18 PM
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      Besides the look

      by Packerman Online Now Jun 27, 2005 at 6:45 AM

      Is there anything else to do but look at the huge monument at this place?

      4 Answers Aug 2, 2005 at 4:01 PM
    • Lodging in South Dakota

      by RTTD Online Now Jun 12, 2005 at 7:09 AM

      We will spend 4 days in the rapid city area. Can you share information about Mount Rushmore area Lodges? Do you need to see Mt Rushmore at night? Would you stay the Deadwood area too? I can stay at a Holiday Inn at home. Looking for something more unigue and local.

      1 Answer Jun 21, 2005 at 8:28 AM
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      how long of a trip should i plan?

      by chickky311 Online Now Apr 5, 2005 at 1:59 PM

      I am planning a trip to the Black Hills area in June and was thinking about spending 4 nights in Rapid City. Is this enough time to see everything I should see there (Mt Rushmore, Crazyhorse, Badlands, etc)? I was also thinking about heading up to Deadwood also, any idea what fun things there are to do there? Any info would help.

      10 Answers Sep 23, 2008 at 8:37 PM
    • Need Info about Mt. Rushmore

      by Ulik Online Now Jul 3, 2003 at 1:24 PM

      I am planning a trip there, but it is a stop on a longer drive. I was just wondering if I needed a whole day at Mt. Rushmore, of if it could be a "stop-and-look" before heading for the Hotel for the night. Any help would be appreciated. Ulik.

      8 Answers Nov 21, 2003 at 6:36 PM