Mason Isaac, 15, paraglides off the Alps over Interlakken, Switzerland, as part of his family’s six-country, 22-day trip this summer. This photo took top prize in The Lantern's annual Family Vacation Photo Contest. Photo submitted
The Attea family – Andrew, Laura, Brandon and Roman – stand on top of the Taku GGlacier in Juneau, Ala., after taking a helicopter ride to explore the area.
The Cramer family – Jennifer, Jeff, Mollie, Alex and Jacob – pose at the foot of Mount Rushmore in August.
Andrew Neukirch and his daughter Addie on the boardwalk. It was Addie's first time walking on her own to the beach in the Outer Banks, N.C.