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Jun 10, 2019

If you didn't grow up going on outdoor adventures with your parents, the idea of taking your own children into the wilderness may seem overwhelming.  In this episode, we give you the basics of what to expect and how to plan for a successful family camping trip.


“Wilderness is not a luxury, but a necessity of the human spirit and as vital to our lives as water and good bread.” - Edward Abbey


From sea to shining sea, the United States is full of amazing outdoor adventures just waiting for you!  In this episode, we talk about where to go, what to expect, and how to plan for a successful family camping trip - even if you're new to camping!

Children need to be outdoors, where they can explore and learn, challenge their bodies, and establish connections to nature.  It's also a great opportunity for you to bond with your children as a family.  So, this summer, study up, plan a trip, and make some amazing memories!  We're here to help guide you!


Resources from This Episode:

Sheila's Camping Guide:

Nan Jeffrey, Adventuring with Children: The Complete Manual for Family Adventure Travel

Christine O'Connell George, Toasting Marshmallows: Camping Poems

Dave Kyu, Campfire Stories: Tales from America’s National Parks