How to keep kiddos cool on trail when hiking in summer

“I want to go home!” whined my almost 3-year-old as he sat down in a huff on the trail. My […]

What to in pack your medical kit for the trail

When Benjamin Franklin famously said “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure,” he was advising his fellow […]

4 Ways to give back to the trails

The trail means many things to many people. Some like to hide from the everyday noise and get some much-needed […]

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 […]