Hiking Tips: Take Your Kids Hiking

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Hiking with your kids can be fun and beneficial for the whole family. Here are some articles to make these outings fun and safe.

Take your kids hiking: 10 tips to make the adventure fun for the

Hiking with kids is a great way to get them connected to the outdoors at a young age, but it can also be intimidating for the parent planner. Following are ten tips to make that hike go smoothly and keep mom and dad on the kids’ good …

Publish Date: 06/03/2010 16:14

http://wilderness.org/content/take-your-kids-hiking-10-tips-make-adventure-fun-whole-family


Outdoor Families, Part 1: Hiking with Children | Attachment

By taking our kids hiking we are modeling the importance of a healthy body to them. We are telling them that we would rather be in the middle of nowhere with them than at home working on our to-do lists. Kids love hikes, and the memories made on hikes … or hiking with kids and enjoying the extra opportunity to focus on them, a good hike will foster love and communication. Really take the time on your hike to try to see the world through your child’s eyes. General tips: …

Publish Date: 05/28/2010 6:05

http://attachmentparenting.org/blog/2010/05/28/outdoor-families-part-1-hiking-with-children/

Take Kids Hiking and Lower Childhood Obesity: Families Hiking

Tips for Taking Kids Hiking. Families with young children and families unaccustomed to spending time in the woods may want to start hiking with children by setting small goals. Here are some suggestions for getting started: …

Publish Date: 03/30/2010 23:01

http://backpacking-trips.suite101.com/article.cfm/take-kids-hiking-to-lower-childhood-obesity

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