Hiking is a great way to move your body and get outside into nature. It’s hard to replicate the mental and physical benefits of a good hike. As a parent, you’d love to introduce your kids to your favorite awe-inspiring hikes. But knowing how to start hiking with your kids can be tricky. If you do too much all at once your kids will hate it and make everyone miserable. Thankfully, it doesn’t matter if your child is 4 or 14, you can take them hiking in a way they’ll love. Start with these tips.
The best way to get your kids excited about hiking is to hike often. When kids have a lot of exposure to nature and hiking, they’ll learn to love it.
You don’t need to wait until your kids are grown to enjoy your favorite hikes and nature trails. Knowing what to expect and being prepared can mean a fun hike for everyone in the family.