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A Florida Kayak Excursion That’s Like Paddling through the Milky Way

Add a dose of magic to your family’s summer vacation plans with kayak rides to see dolphins, manatees and mana rays that shine bright.

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Call of the Wild: Wide Open Zoo Alternatives for Little Animal Lovers

Local parks and sanctuaries are making conservation of a full range of native fauna and their habitats a bigger part of our daily lives through opportunities for close encounters with wildlife.

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Try it Out: Super Nature Adventure Keeps Families on Trails!

This local business is helping kids fall in love with our local trails. Read on to find out more.

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Sweet Vintage Train Rides for Your Little Conductors

Get your mini engineer’s boiler bubbling at these memorable Pacific Northwest railroad hubs.

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Hands On! Exploring Cool Critters at Living Coast Discovery Center

From rescued eagles to creatures of the sea, this South Bay nature center has everything your little naturalist will love!

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5 Habits to Save their Habitat

From visiting a wildlife park to recycling your cellphone, we have five easy ways for you to help endangered species.

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Hidden Gem Find! Inside the Cathlapotle Plankhouse

Just 20 miles from Portland this hidden gem is a must-visit. Find out why you need to visit now.

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The Wildlife Refuge to Scamper to Now

Give yourself a break and road trip it to this peaceful animal refuge.

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A Wildlife Refuge Only 10 Miles from the City

Unplug with mother nature at the Richardson Bay Audubon Center and Wildlife Refuge, a little slice of paradise only a mile from the highway and nine miles from the city.

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The Perfect Wildlife Walk for Your Little Naturalist

Can your little one identify local birds and plants just like a seasoned zoologist or botanist? They may be city kids, but at heart they have an appreciation for nature that can only be fueled by time spent outdoors. Well,…

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Field Trip: Explore Washington’s Capital City

Quick! Name our state’s capital city! Would it help if we told you that it’s also the name of a local beer? That’s right! Olympia! A straight shot south of Seattle on I-5, and less than two-hours away (more like…

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These Boots Are Made for Walking: 6 Great Kid-Friendly Hikes

One of the best things about living in Portland is the beautiful backdrop of nature that acts as an expansive, communal backyard. There are exquisite hikes to be enjoyed around every corner of the city; here we highlight six kid-friendly…

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