What’s holding you back from backpacking with your kids?

It’s not that hard. Really. Backpacking with kids doesn’t take a super human effort and the rewards are immeasurable. Here are a few tips to get you and your family out there. Start with something you love. Something you really love. Kids are little polygraphs; they can totally tell when you’re faking it. If you love the beach, start there. If you love the mountains, go there. But don’t start by circumnavigating Vancouver Island’s beaches or climbing Kilimanjaro. Start small. Just a few miles to some place you’ve already scouted. … Continue reading What’s holding you back from backpacking with your kids?