11/06/2012 08:53 am ET Updated Jan 06, 2013

5 Winter Destinations For Non-Skiing Adventures

When those big, fat flakes start falling, it's time to pull all the warm clothes out of storage and get ready for some winter activities. But if you're not a skier, there's no need to feel left out. Bundle up and head out into the snow with five winter adventure destinations for non-skiers.

Our list covers adventurous pursuits like bobsledding and ice climbing, has a little something for animal lovers with dog sledding and snow monkeys, lets the hungry enjoy a king crab safari and tops it all off with a great way to revel in the Aurora Borealis. Most destinations are in North America, but for those of you who yearn for international travel, we've thrown in a few far-afield places as well.

Be sure to check out even more winter adventure suggestions over at ShermansTravel.

5 Winter Destinations for Non-Skiers