Colorado Parks and Wildlife Photo
The weather is beautiful, and you want to get outdoors with your family, away from TV and video games. Lace up those walking shoes and take the kids on a hike. Look for a big park, a nature preserve or a designated open space with trails that are a short drive from home and hit the road.
Wait, you might be thinking, is hiking as a family even doable? We don’t have gear, my kids are bound to get tired and complain, and I have no idea how to make hiking fun. Besides, how many miles can a kid even hike?
Relax. Hiking with kids can be tons of fun, but you need to think ahead a bit. We have some tips for planning a hike with kids that will guarantee a fun family adventure for all. For top tips on hiking with kids, click on the following link: