A Kid Facing Fears and Pushing Limits at Mount Snow Family Camp

A Kid Facing Fears and Pushing Limits at Mount Snow Family Camp

By Sheri McDonald, Taking the Kids CorrespondentI have one child who will try almost anything. She takes on challenges and new tasks with vigor, even when she’s afraid. Two of my children consider their risks more carefully and will usually take on a new challenge...
Kids and grownups zipping through the treetops in Northern Vermont

Kids and grownups zipping through the treetops in Northern Vermont

By Eileen OgintzJEFFERSONVILLE, VT. (Day 3 of 4) — Lesson one: Learning how to brake!—eight zip lines (the longest 1000 feet and the highest 75 feet above the ground), two rappels (40 feet!) and two bridges 35 feet high and one 150 feet long.One of the younger...