Okemo ski resort tops Parents list

Posted By: Steve Bellamy on October 8, 2009 8:47 am

Parents magazine today chose its 10 Best Snow Resorts For Families.  Okemo Mountain Resort’s Jackson Gore Inn will the one hanging laminated copies in thier entryway.  In the 10 Best Snow Resorts, Parents was looking hard at ice skating, affordability, room size, the quality of ski lessons for young children, child care services, kids’ clubs or supervised play areas, etc.
According to the Parents survey, the 10 Best Snow Resorts for Families are:

1.  Jackson Gore Inn in Ludlow, Vermont
2.  The Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa, Beaver Creek in Avon, Colorado
3.  The Lodge at Suncadia in Cle Elum, Washington
4.  Mount Washington Resort in Bretton Woods, New Hampshire
5.  The Peaks Resort & Golden Door Spa in Telluride, Colorado
6.  Woodloch Pines in Hawley, Pennsylvania
7.  Trapp Family Lodge in Stowe, Vermont
8.  Crystal Mountain Resort & Spa in Thompsonville, Michigan
9.  Resort at Squaw Creek in Lake Tahoe, California
10.  Dakota Mountain Lodge & Golden Door Spa in Park City, Utah
 “At Parents we know that a winter vacation is a real treat, but tight budgets and the challenge of finding a kid-friendly destination can make planning a trip tricky,” said Dana Points, editor-in-chief of Parents. “The ten affordable resorts on our list have thought of absolutely everything families could want while on vacation. Whether you’re interested in skiing or s’more-making, an ice rink or a heated pool, there is something for everyone at Parents’ top picks.”