High price: Jackson Hole, Wyoming.
This modern Western town is within walking distance of national parks of Yellowstone and Teton, and activities such as horseback riding, golf and mountain biking.
A room in a four-star hotel costs on average $ 161 per night, but you can rent a three bedroom cottage on Moose Creek Townhomes, complemented with a private jacuzzi for $ 345 per night in the spring.
As an excellent base for visiting the Smoky Mountains, Gatlinburg welcomes visitors all year round. You can fish at any time and scale, and can get you to a hot tub in the colder months (when the river is at normal levels, even young children can enter).
The cabins for rent rates is usually moderate, averaging $ 147 per night for three rooms, according to HomeAway.com.
Tip: seniors can get a pass for $ 10 at nps.gov. Unlimited access to the whole family if all fit in the car.