Tag: hiking

Would You Let Your Kids Hike the Long Trail Alone?

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One day, this past summer, I was in my bedroom changing into my bathing suit. I heard my two boys, ages 4 and 5,...

Looking for a New Family Activity? Geocaching Provides Family Fun for...

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Have you heard of Geocaching? If not, Geocaching is an outdoor scavenger hunt that anyone can play. People from all over the globe hide...

The Vermont State Park You Probably Don’t Know About (But Definitely...

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A little over a year ago, when we moved to Vermont, I happened upon an article in Seven Days. The article was about the...

Alone: How I Conquered My Need to Avoid Feeling Grief

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It’s easy for me to go about life and take the punches as they come. Something difficult happens, and I get over it and...

Five Tips to Encourage Reluctant Hikers to Enjoy the Trail

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My husband and I love to hike, but both of our children feel differently. Our biggest challenge in the summer is getting our reluctant hikers...

Fall is the Best Time to Hike Vermont

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We live in what I think is the most beautiful state in the country, and while there's never a bad time to hike in...

Day Tripping: Three Family Trails in Franklin County

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My family and friends are always on the lookout for new places to go out and play. There are so many awesome trails in...

Top 4 Local Hiking Trails to Tackle with Your Kids Before...

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Today’s the day. Today you will go out and hike. You will bring your offspring and enjoy the outdoors (gosh darnit). The only mountain...

Tips and Tricks for Outdoor Adventuring with Kids!

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It seems pretty daunting to bring young children out hiking or camping, what with all the dirty dirty faces, eating hot dogs for days,...

9 Tips for Hiking with Kids that Goes Beyond the Basics!

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If you’re anything like me, you can’t wait to get your little one outside enjoying all of the things you love in life, including...

Top 6 Family Friendly Hikes Near Burlington

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Our family loves to hike. We honestly don't do it as much as we would like to, because with one (now two) little ones,...