Temperatures are falling throughout the Midwest as we begrudgingly start to stow away flip flops and bathing suits and pull out snow shoes and sweaters. Although it’s easy to lament the start of winter weather, there is a silver lining. Many popular summer resorts are dropping prices dramatically -- and they’re perfect winter wonderland getaways!
Within driving distances from major cities, such upscale and popular resorts are filled with winter activities worth taking advantage of while room prices bottom out as low as thermometers. From skiing and snow tubing to holiday festivities to romantic getaways by the fireplace, there’s plenty of affordable options to explore.
Check out your favorite summer destination and see what activities and deals you can find in the chilly months. And not to leave you hanging, check out some of Travelzoo’s latest winter getaway deals: