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Splendid Scenery: Where to See Fall Foliage around Seattle

There’s only a few peak weeks to catch Seattle’s annual foliage fireworks of red, orange and gold.

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Find All the Colors of Fall on These 13 Autumn Hikes

Autumn’s brilliant colors and cooler temps makes fall the perfect time to hit the trail with the kids.

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8 Best Undiscovered Hikes for Kids in San Diego

Discover the secret trails that lead to volcanos, rock labyrinths, and more—without ever leaving San Diego.

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9 Places to See Fall Colors in San Diego

Read on for local spots that will even impress New Englanders.

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13 Gorgeous Gardens to Explore Now

Bring the kids to relax and rejuvenate at these tranquil city gardens before school starts and the rainy season sets in.

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The Best National Parks to Visit with Kids (& the Airbnbs to Book When You Do)

Planning an outdoor adventure for your family this summer? Our editor’s picks for the best parks to visit with kids will help make it happen.

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Sensory-Inclusion Activities & Tips for San Diego Kids

From special hours at museums to ride-access programs at theme parks.

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One Thing You MUST Do in Every State with Kids

How many can you check off the list?

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Splish Splash: 8 Secret Lakes & Ponds in San Diego

Looking for a San Diego watering hole that’s off-the-beaten path? From Evan’s Pond to Lake San Marcos, these are our faves.

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Totally Unique State Parks Worth a Visit

These spots make us want to load up the car and hit the road ASAP.

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DC’s Best Places to Picnic & Play

Pick up a side of Vitamin D at these picnic spots that include a dose of active fun.

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Epic California Road Trips You Need to Take with Your Kids

California families! It’s time to start checking off some of your bucket list adventures!

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Ten Reasons to Plan a Family Trip to SoCal this Summer

After a long (really long) 2020, we are all ready to dust off our suitcases, grab our sunglasses, and make Summer 2021 the best one yet! With the world starting to open back up and a dizzying array of options,…

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Explore Yosemite National Park (& the Centennial Celebration You’ll Love!)

Winter is the perfect time of year to visit Yosemite and we’ve got all the recs here!

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There’s No Place Like Gnome: The Magical Hike Every Kid Will Love

This magical walk through the woods is perfect for tiny hikers and cute to boot!

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26 Amazing Kid-Friendly Bicycle Trails & Bike Parks

There’s nothing that beats the freedom of hitting the bike trail and setting out on an afternoon adventure!

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10 Best Hikes for Kids in Dallas

Waterfall hikes, stroller hikes, dog-friendly hikes and more—this list has them all!

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Take a Hike! 21 Easy Trails for Kids in San Diego

Get outdoors and soak up some vitamin D with the kids on one of these gorgeous hiking trails!

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6 National Parks DC Kids Will Love (& Cozy Cabins Nearby)

Celebrate National Parks Week at one of these near-by natural wonders!

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8 Beautiful San Diego Nature Preserves to Explore with Your Kids

Visit these majestic locales to find a rich diversity of endangered birds, and to stroll through habitats from marshes to wetlands to forests.

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National Parks That Bay Area Kids Love (& Awesome Cabins Nearby)

Celebrate National Parks Week with a visit to one of these too-gorgeous-for-words national parks that are just a road trip away.

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Here’s Why Your Next Road Trip Should Be Fredericksburg

Looking for a perfect destination that doesn’t include a plane flight? Head for Fredericksburg for plenty of outdoor, healthy family fun.

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National Parks You Can Drive To (& Awesome Places to Stay Nearby)

Check out these amazing national parks near San Diego, where you can explore the beauty of nature and have unforgettable adventures close to home.

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Oh Snap! 9 Places to Find Picture-Perfect Spring Blooms

Here’s where you and the kids can hang with your favorite “buds” this spring!

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Sunshine Days: Plan a Relaxing Spring Getaway at Lake Chelan

Turns out spring is a surprisingly great time to visit this vacation destination fave.

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15 Waterfall Hikes to Explore Before Summer

Head outside where the water is flowing, the newts are out and the air is fresh as can be!

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Micro-cation in Mendocino (& the Railbikes Experience All Will Love)

You’ll want to plan your next Mendocino visit and add beach horseback rides, railbikes and Glass Beach to your “must do” list!

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Hidden Giants: Redwood Hikes to Take with Your Kids

No need to trek out to Muir Woods to see the majestic Redwoods—there are plenty of places close to home. Here are our favorite mini forests to explore now.

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California’s Best Winter Road Trips to Take with the Kids

Mountains, deserts, ocean breezes and national parks––they’re all options for your next family road trip.

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Take a Hike! 12 Family-Friendly Hikes & Walks Near Atlanta

When the great outdoors call, take a hike at one of these close-to-Atlanta trails that are great for families.

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Brr-ing It! Winter Hikes to Take with Little Trailblazers

It’s a great time to go walking in a winter wonderland!

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Walk a Winter Wonderland at These 7 Hikes

Kick that cabin fever with these kid-friendly hikes near Portland.

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Hit the Trails! Best Hikes with Kids No Matter the Season

Add this to your agenda: fresh air, unforgettable scenery and spying on animals in their natural habitat. Fun, right?

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Walkin’ in a Winter Wonderland! 8 Wintry SoCal Strolls & Hikes

These kid-friendly hikes offer a breath of fresh air in the great outdoors.

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Hit the Trail: Winter Hikes That Are Perfect This Time of Year

Winter is the perfect time of year to check out some of our sunniest trails.

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The Best Kid-Friendly Hiking Trails in Minneapolis

Get the trail mix ready, we’ve got the hikes for you!

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