Last year, as we gathered around the kitchen table, drafting our goals for the year, we collectively decided we would track all of our hikes and those kilometers/miles we covered for one full year. 222 more words
Tags » Hiking With Children
This was an adventure. We were the explorers. Neither the 66 year old nor the 6 year old had ever backpacked before. I (the 36 year old) seemed a trusty guide. 166 more words
Children are some of my greatest teachers; their curiosity and zest for exploration often seems downright palpable. I love most when I’m out in the wilds with children – or with grownups who have the ability to access their inner adventurous child. 115 more words
There is nothing better than Memorial Day weekend. Beautiful weather, an extra day off work, and the whole summer before you, full of possibility.
It was with that optimism that we set forth for our first family hike today, and decided to finally start the blog we talked about all last summer and never actually did. 417 more words