4 Reasons Why Camping is Good for You

Camping is always a good idea. You get to enjoy the fresh air, you can spend time alone or with those you really want to be with, you can catch up on much needed rest and relaxation, and you can learn new things. There are, in fact, many different … [Read more...]

7 Ways to Make Your Camping Trip More Comfortable

Whether you’re a seasoned explorer of the wild or just take a family trip once a year, there’s no better feeling than camping in a little comfort. Camping is synonymous with sleeping on rough terrain and having limited access to home comforts, but … [Read more...]

How to Prepare for a Hike

Hiking is a great way to get more in tune with nature, and there are fantastic hiking routes hidden all around the country for you to explore and take in some wonderful landscapes. Hiking is also great for both your physical and mental health as it’s … [Read more...]

Top Summer Holiday Activities That Get You Back To Nature

Are you a nature lover looking for something to do this summer that involves getting outside and back to basics? Getting outside in the summer is a great way to enjoy the season, soaking up the rays of the sun amid the company of friends and family. … [Read more...]

How to Organize a Group Camping Trip

After a mundane year, a break becomes imperative. Well, a break could be a flamboyant tour to some fancy place or simple camping for a  brief period. You can go for solo-camping trips to disconnect yourself from the stressful life which you get … [Read more...]

Outdoor Camping is Life Lived Well

Do you ever wake up and decide that you and your family need to experience the outdoor wilderness? Immediately, you begin to search for some pretty cool uncharted territory. Something not too dangerous, but challenging enough to test everyone’s … [Read more...]

Introducing your kids to nature the right way

Many parents are keen to instill a love and appreciation for nature in their children, but our city-bound lifestyles don’t always give us much opportunity to do so! When you’re thinking about taking your next family vacation, however, is an … [Read more...]

Moab Activities for the Whole Family

  I wrote this post about activities in Moab awhile back and I thought I would share it again for anyone new to Adventure Tykes who may have missed it.   Moab, isolated in the southeast corner of Utah, is a mountain bike mecca and rock … [Read more...]

What Does It Take To Backpack With Kids

  J-Man is 6 years old and I’m still surprised at the responses we get when other folks see us backpacking into the wilderness with him. When he was an infant and we hiked you would have thought I had an alien on my back. The comments, … [Read more...]

My Fear Of Bee Stings

  I tend to be a worrier. Why? I don’t know. I think it’s just my nature and since becoming a mom my worrywart propensity has increased. I don’t know how to shake it. I worry about the obvious stuff…am I parenting well, … [Read more...]