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We Tested the New Pelican Explore & Fit Cycle

It’s a no-brainer that kids want to do everything that you do, including those cycling classes they see you so pumped about. The Little Tikes Pelican Explore & Fit Cycle nails it: It’s the kid-sized version of that super popular…

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7 Reasons This Little Town Is the Perfect Family Bike Vaycay

A quaint village nestled among rolling hills and vineyards. Miles of bike and hike trails along a gorgeous river. Nope, you’re not in the South of France: you’re in Washington, Missouri, and it just might be the hidden gem vacation…

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This Cool New Toy Lets Your Little One Join in on Indoor Cycling Fun!

Kids have a lot of energy to burn. And beelining it to the snack cabinet or swiping their tablets doesn’t quite cut it. Get your kiddo moving and grooving on their very own stationary bike— The Little Tikes Pelican Explore…

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The Best Kid-Friendly Things to See & Do in National Harbor

Rent a hydrobike on the Potomac or belt out tunes at a dueling piano restaurant; it’s time to rediscover National Harbor!

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9 Foolproof (& Tear-Free) Ways to Get Your Kids Riding a Bike

From how to ready to hit the pavement to what kind of bike is best for toddlers, we’ve got everything you need to know.

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5 Ways to Encourage Your Family to Be Active

Real talk: riding a scooter around the block for the 800th time doesn’t always pique a kid’s interest. And can you blame ‘em? You may be feeling a little bored with your go-to workout these days, too. When it comes…

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Biking with Kids: The 16 Best Family Cargo Bikes

Bicycle manufacturers around the globe have come up with creative ways to transport kids on two or three wheels, making your journey back onto the bike path as easy as, well, riding a bicycle.

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7 Ways to Give Back: DC Groups That Need Your Support NOW

You can lend a (socially distant) hand by donating to these DC charities and groups.

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Captain Your Own Boat Down the River with Chicago Electric Boats

Pack snacks and ice-cold beverages and spend a day on the water before the warm weather heads south for the winter.

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How to Help Your Kids Make Good Decisions (According to Experts)

Let your kid be the boss for one hour a day. No, seriously.

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Mariah Carey’s Daughter Shines in Her First-Ever Brand Campaign Featuring OshKosh

“Today is Someday” highlights Carey and other trailblazers as kids.

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8 Great Products That Grow with Babies & Save You Money

Save time, money and expense with these baby essentials they’ll use for years to come.

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Fireworks, Festivities & More! 10 Independence Day Celebrations

The city’s Fourth of July celebrations are back with a bang this year!

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11 Utterly Awesome Kids Bike Helmets

As parents of super active kids, we’re more than a little relieved to see how those monstrous foam domes that passed as helmets during our childhood are being replaced with newer, safer and way more stylish designs that kids are…

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Beyond The Mall: The Best Fireworks Near Washington, DC

Skip the crowds and head to one of these firework displays just outside the city.

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7 Beginner Bike Rides for the Whole Family

Get the family out on the trail with these spring ride ideas—great for wobbly beginners or tried and true riders alike.

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Bike Trails You Need to Explore with Kids

From the popular White Lake Park Trail to Trinity Trails in Fort Worth, here are our favorite places to ride the day away.

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Exciting Ways to Explore the Chicago River

It’s winding, wonderful and even a bit wacky. The Chicago River is tons of fun for kids. We’ll show you why.

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Amplify Your Ride! Best 15 Electric Bikes for Sale Right Now

Electric bikes are great for many reasons including reducing fossil fuels, but let’s not forget they make it easier to ride long distances and haul extra weight. Here are our picks (most of which can accommodate a child seat).

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A Better Bike Trailer That’ll Make You Say, Weehoo!

If your little ones have made you put big rides on hold, break out the bike shorts because we’ve found the perfect solution.

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The 29 Best Kids Bikes & Tricycles for Every Age & Stage

When it comes to finding the best set of wheels for your kids, there are so many options to choose from. Our curated guide will make your choice easy.

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12 Local Bike Paths & Trails Worth a Ride

Whether you’ve got a tricycle, a balance bike or two wheels, we found the best family-friendly bike paths in the DMV!

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This Camp Dedicated to Biking Builds Skill & Confidence

This camp has been teaching kids how to ride a bike since 1995! Pedalheads offers learn-to-ride summer bike camps helping kids ages 3-12 get off training wheels and riding safely on the road or trail.

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Easy & Awesome Bike Decor Your Kids Will Love

It’s National Bike Month, and these next-level DIY ideas for tricking out your kiddo’s bike will make riding it that much sweeter.

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Find Your Path to Family Fun on These Chicago Bike Trails

Prep your bikes, strap a helmet on your noggin and get pumped for a wheelie fun fall on Chicago’s best bike paths for families!

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15 Wheely Fun Bike Trails for Seattle Families

Celebrate bike month on one of Seattle’s best family-friendly bike trails. 

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The Best Kid-Friendly LA Bike Paths & Parks

Whether you have a beginner or a daredevil two-wheeler, these kid-friendly bike paths are perfect for a family ride.

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How to Celebrate Mother’s Day in Atlanta

Whether the mom in your life is outdoorsy, artsy, fancy, or a foodie, we’ve got a great plan for her Mother’s Day, right here.

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9 Scooters That Will Have You Cruising the Neighborhood

These scooters will have your kids cruising around the neighborhood in no time (which is pretty much a win-win for all involved!).

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3 Ways Mountain Biking Helps IRL

“As I watched my kiddos zip around corners and zoom along the trail, it occurred to me that these biking reminders apply to life as well.”

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Social Media: It’s like Riding a Bike

“Most are surprised when I allow my children, at age 10 and 11 to use social media instead of waiting for the more accepted age of 13. Before getting all judgy, hear me out.”

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22 Ways to Make Your Hometown More Awesome

We’ve got great ideas to help you make your community even better. Mr. Rogers would approve.

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Spring Family Vaycay? These Are the Best Cities for Outdoor Adventures

These cities rated the highest for spring outdoor travel.

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Need a Kids’ Bike for a Steal? This Santa Rosa Non-Profit Wants to Hook You Up

Faced with sending dozens of kids bikes to the scrap yard, this non-profit is ready to make a deal and get you set up with your next Trek, Schwinn, Navarro or Specialized bike.

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