The Katy Trail spans 237 miles east-west nearly the whole width of northern Missouri. It is America’s longest trail created from a former rail line by the Rails-to-Trails Conservancy. The eastern 165 miles of the Katy Trail follow the Missouri River and are an official portion of the Lewis and Clark … [Read more...] about Exploring Local Trails: Katy Trail, Missouri
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Since my kids were babies, my husband and I have exposed them extensively to outdoor recreational activities, mainly in the form of hiking and backpacking. Our family vacations often revolve around visiting a national park, to expose our kids to what we wholeheartedly believe are “America’s … [Read more...] about Exploring National Parks with Teenagers
Grand Targhee Resort continues to stand out as a top destination location for families, both in the summer and the winter. I am thrilled to finally live close enough to pop over on a regular basis, but highly recommend it for traveling families also. Spoiler - Targhee has totally stollen my heart … [Read more...] about Grand Targhee for Families
This is a guest post by Lisa Hansen, mastermind behind Get Outside Pass offering discounts for Yellowstone, Grand Teton and more. More info at the bottom of this post. The best part is 100% of profits go back to helping kids get outside. Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks … [Read more...] about Top 10 Things to Do in Yellowstone and Grand Teton Parks with Kids
Teton Science School is an established name in Teton County with programs for kids and adults alike. They reach 15,000 students annually and have campuses both in Jackson and Victor. Teton Science School consistently sets the standard for environmental education, innovative pedagogy, curriculum … [Read more...] about Teton Science School Camps for Outdoor Kids
What happens when over 1,000 people unite to complete one self-propelled mile a day? They create an outdoor movement. We kicked off our inaugural 365 Mile Challenge on January 1, 2017 and hoped we'd get a few hundred people to sign up. But we were blown away. Over 1,000 joined the … [Read more...] about Join the 365 Mile Challenge for 2018!