Nest Moms Know: Summer Trips with Kids

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These are questions we ask every year and update with new content.  We organize all the responses on our directory page here.


Our question:

We are looking for ideas for kid-friendly, summer roadtrips – daytrips or weekends!

Your answers:

  1. A short hike at Chautauqua in Boulder! (2015)
  2. Long camping trips and road trips make for more lasting memories. Have a destination but stay flexible on your timeline. (2015)
  3. Camping at any of our state/national parks (2015)
  4. Berry Patch Farm to pick fresh fruits and veggies (day trip) (2014)
  5. Mount Rushmore (weekend or longer) (2014)
  6. Glenwood Springs, CO (weekend or longer) (2014)
  7. Leadville, CO (weekend or longer) (2014)
  8. Wild Animal Sanctuary in Keenesburg, CO (day trip) (2014)
  9. Durango, CO (weekend or longer)  (2014)
  10. Steamboat Springs (weekend or longer) (2014)
  11. Breckenridge, CO (day trip or longer) (2014)
  12. Dinosaur Ridge (day trip) (2014)
  13. A day trip to Colorado Springs.  Have lunch at Bristol Brewing Company, then head to Cheyenne Mountain Zoo. (2014)
  14. Sunflower Farm in Longmont, CO (day trip) (2014)
  15. The Sand Dunes (weekend or longer) (2014)
  16. Lair O’ the Bear Park (day trip) (2014)
  17. Walking Mountains Science Museum in Avon, CO (weekend or longer) (2014)


Whatcha think? What are we missing?

Disclaimer: This post was created from answers to a question on our Facebook page; Nest is not responsible for the content of this post, nor have we fact checked any of your answers. Please use this information at your own discretion – we’re simply passing on your answers as a courtesy to our customers!