FAMILY CAMPING

Inside the Program that Sends Thousands of Middle Schoolers into the Woods

On an autumn afternoon, about 80 sixth graders took a break from class at a Portland, Oregon park. With cedar…

5 months ago

Hipcamp Spotlight: Mareeba, QLD

Just over an hour west of Cairns, on the fertile Atherton Tablelands, lies the sunny town of Mareeba. Conveniently located…

9 months ago

This SA Town is an Unmatched Outdoor Escape

Cruise north out of Adelaide for an easy hundred kilometres and you’ll find yourself in the picturesque town of Riverton.…

10 months ago

A Reminder from Kids in the Outdoors

In mid August, I had the privilege of taking a group of four 13 and 14-year-olds on a week-long expedition…

5 years ago

5 Tips for Boosting Family Bookings

Camping with kids can be an epic adventure. Exhausting? Yes. Worth it? Also yes.   Getting out of the house…

5 years ago

Why I Drag my Kids into the Woods

Our kids need trees. They need to smell damp pine needles, feel rough bark under wandering fingertips and be dizzy…

5 years ago

Top 10 #AdventureMoms to Follow on Instagram this Mother’s Day

With Mother’s Day coming up on May 14th, we wanted to learn more about your relationship to motherhood and the…

5 years ago

5 Tips for Camping with Preschoolers

Camping with kids age two to five is an art. The kind of art that splatters everywhere, involves a lot…

6 years ago

Introducing Kids to the Great Outdoors: A Foolproof Guide

Let me preface this by saying: I don’t have kids. Nor did I have any experience hiking or camping with…

6 years ago

Finding Lasting Memories in Your Own Backyard

Proximity to iconic outdoor meccas like Yosemite and Lake Tahoe makes the San Francisco Bay Area a fantastic place to…

6 years ago

Why You Should Take Your Baby Camping Right Now

Sharing the outdoors with your child is a valuable experience for everyone. Now I see the secret of the making…

6 years ago