Canada and Alaska are synonymous with winter, and both offer unique activities perfect for a family vacation. From heli-skiing Alaska’s mountain range to the world class ski resort of Whistler Blackcomb, our expert travel planners (and ski lovers!) are waiting to share where the best gentle bowls, steep mountain faces and backcountry skiing can be had. Not into whizzing downhill or hanging from a chairlift? We’ll give you a glimpse into unique winter culture, traditions and activities ranging from dog-sledding and snowshoeing to witnessing the Aurora Borealis – Mother Nature’s greatest show.