Plan Your Trip
Most parks have programs, like the Junior Rangers, specifically to keep kids engaged. Make sure to always stop at the Visitor Centers to be completely prepared and get tips on safety. If you feel like hiking through the parks may be too ambitious for you to do independently, you can always join a guided hike or hire a private guide.
Kasumi Ito describes her experiences skiing in Lake Tahoe (in California) with her young son and offers some advice for families planning a trip there
In the Summer of 2017, our family took a two week trip-of-a-lifetime to California. One of our stops was a 3-day stay in Yosemite. At the time of the trip our children were 8 and 12 years old. Here are the things that made our trip to Yosemite wonderful, and some tips to help you in your planning!
For animal loving families, it doesn’t get much better than finding an opportunity to get up-close and personal with a large variety of wildlife. If you have always dreamed of feeding giraffes on a safari or driving through untouched wilderness in your own vehicle, we have a great list of parks for you! All of…