Learning Basic Navigation Skills: Don’t get lost, get going

We all know to carry a compass as part of our 10 essentials, but how many of us know how […]

How to be prepared for wildlife encounters on the trail

To many hikers, the idea of wildlife encounters on trail is something of an “urban” myth. But depending on where […]

7 Tips for Safety on Trail With Kids

We adventure with our kids to make memories, but many fear about safety on the trail. The good news is, […]

3 Beautiful Hikes for Families With Kids in Indiana

Whether you’re new to hiking with your baby or toddler, or you’re looking for a new trail to explore, the […]

Together We Hike: Trail Cleanup with Hike it Baby and Deuter

Six years ago this month, Hike it Baby completed its first hike. Since then, the organization has grown tremendously. And […]

5 Effective steps to prevent Lyme Disease while outdoors

Summer’s here and that means longer days and better weather for outdoorsy play, and hiking is just one of the […]

Fuel your road trip with music

Summer is here and that means one thing for many families: road trip! If you’re planning to spend hours on […]

5 of the best historic places for hiking

The reasons we love the outdoors are many and varied. For some it may simply be a matter of recreation […]

12 adventures in Yosemite National Park for families with kids

Yosemite is an 1,169-square-mile national park in the Sierra Nevada mountains of California. It was first protected by President Lincoln in […]