12 Hiking Games for Kids That Turn Walks into Adventures Again
Add a little pizzaz to any hike with these games.
Indoor and Outdoor Scavenger Hunt Ideas for Kids (Cute Printables!)
Print out one of these scavenger hunts for a quick boredom buster!
15 Backyard Science Experiments for Messy Summer Fun
Build a worm tower or bake solar oven s'mores in these fun experiments.
Visit National Parks in 2021 on These Free Entrance Days
Get outdoors to celebrate America's natural beauty for FREE.
8 Tips for Teaching Your Child to Ride a Bike Without Training Wheels
Learning how to ride a bike without training wheels is a major milestone in a child’s life, and...
14 Stunning Mountain Hikes to Try with Kids
Up the ante on a family hike by taking kids to climb a real mountain.
Cheap Outdoor Toys and Outdoor Games for Kids
It’s time to break out the outdoor games! Some of these can even be used indoors.
17 Camping Games to Play with Kids
From sleeping bag races to trek pole limbo, these camping games are sure to entertain.
United States National Parks Family Travel Guide
The United States is full of beautiful national parks and state parks, offering scenic getaway...
How to Make a Solar Oven for Baking S'mores Outdoors
This fun at-home science experiment yields one sweet treat!
Top Bounce Houses, Kiddie Pools, and More Backyard Inflatable Fun
Hours of outdoor fun await with these 16 kid-tested picks.
How to Make Summer Camp at Home Actually Fun (Free Printable)
All the best camp games and crafts to do right at home.
10 Classic Outdoor Games from the '70s that It’s Time To Teach Your Kids
When folks say, “We just went outside and played,” can anyone remember what we played?
Ultimate Summer Play List: 100 Fun Activities for Kids
Get the summer fun started with 100 (mostly) FREE ways to pack more play into your day.
25 Free (and Educational) Things to Do with Kids this Summer
Summer is all about going to the beach, eating ice cream, exploring the outdoors, and having...
Top 10 Natural Springs in Florida Near Orlando
A refreshing swim awaits at these natural swimming holes.
10 East Coast Beach Camping Sites from Florida to Maine
Is there anything better than waking up to the sound of the ocean?
The Water Safety Skills That Could Save Your Child's Life This Summer
The swim and water safety experts at Goldfish Swim School share life-saving tips.
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35 Classic Backyard Games for Kids to Play Outside This Summer
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CaliCase: The Waterproof Phone Pouch Your Family Needs This Summer—Plus a Discount
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12 West Coast Beach Camping Sites for Families
Sleep under the stars and next to the crashing waves at these seaside campgrounds.READ MORE
Your Guide to Backyard Camping with the Kids
Backyard camping offers a low-stress way to enjoy all the camping fun closer to home.READ MORE
Visiting the Poconos with Kids: 70+ Top Things To Do as a Family
Water parks, nature hikes, swimming and skiing, and even a jail museum await in the Poconos!READ MORE