Hiking program expanded for 18-40 year-old leaders

The American Hiking Society is expanding the impact of its NextGen Trail Leaders program, launched in 2018. The program provides a platform for a diverse cohort of five 18-40 year-old leaders in outdoor advocacy and stewardship to serve as influential, activist...

Take a hike in New Hampshire in August

National Mountain Climbing Day is August 1, and what better way to spend time with the whole family than getting some exercise outdoors. New Hampshire’s vast wilderness is complete with many mountain ranges for hikers and families of any experience level. Mount...
3 Lessons RV Pros Taught a First Time RVer

3 Lessons RV Pros Taught a First Time RVer

By Victor Aziz, Taking the Kids Correspondent My wife and I recently bought our first travel trailer on June 3rd, 2022. We had been waiting for the trailer to be built for months and we traveled from Colorado to Ohio to pick it up. Serendipitously, a couple of weeks...
Eight great family vacation spots for summer

Eight great family vacation spots for summer

By Eileen Ogintz Tribune Content Agency Got the backpacks, snacks and reusable water bottles? Whatever you’ve got on tap for summer vacation, plan to spend plenty of time outdoors. With COVID-19 cases rising once again, it’s safer. And it’s great for the kids — their...

Climate-adaptive park on Ohio River

The Midwest’s first climate-adaptive park is taking over the north side of the Ohio River, just across from Louisville KY in Indiana. Origin Park, which was intended to open in 2021 but delayed by permitting issues, will span 600 acres of former wasteland lining the...