Wouldn’t you love to take your family to Europe to ski the snowy
But just over the border, seven hours from
Families will find the mountainside resort village is very well-designed, equipped to handle the skiing masses from
After skiing Tremblant’s four faces and 2,116-foot vertical, served by m
odern lifts – including a base-to-summit gondola, take the kids ice skating on Lac Tremblant, or splashing in the themed Aqua Club with rope swings and slides (plus hot tubs for Mom and Dad). Then stroll the animated Intrawest village, treat the kids to a Beaver tail (a fried dough confection shaped like a beaver’s tale), browse the boutiques. Then dine like the French in a café, a Swiss Chalet serving Fondue, or indulge in adult après ski at La Diable or Le P’tit Caribou to kick up your ski boots. There is even a casino reached by gondola if you are a high alpine high roller.
Have your passports for the border crossing. It’s not quite
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