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We’ve got everything you need for outdoor family fun: expert advice, active travel, kid-friendly classes and more!


REI Expert Advice: Family Articles and Videos


Make the most of your family time outdoors with how-to tips from REI. Popular topics include Cycling with Young Kids, Geocaching with Kids, what to take along with our Day-Hiking Checklist and much more. See all Expert Advice for families.

Kid-Friendly Classes with REI Outdoor School

Learn kayaking, geocaching, hiking and other kid-friendly activities at the REI Outdoor School.


REI Infographics: At-a-Glance Facts and Fun

From s’more science to gear selection to zombie-outbreak survival, these infographics tell you what you need to know! See all REI infographics


Family Travel with REI

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Take your family on a dream vacation with REI! We offer family trips to some of the world's most exciting and exotic destinations—with carefully selected routes, pacing and activities to ensure that kids and parents have an amazing adventure to remember.

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Amazon Basin and Galapagos Islands Family Adventure

This adventure is chock-full of family fun, from rafting and hiking in the jungles of the Upper Amazon to watching the famed wildlife of the Galapagos Islands.  Read more

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Costa Rica Family Adventure

This is a tropical paradise adventure specially crafted for families. You’ll paddle an outrigger canoe, zip across the rainforest canopy, rappel down waterfalls and swim in volcanic hot springs! Read more

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Family Zion & Bryce Hiking—REI Signature Camping

Our private REI Signature Camping weekend makes it easy to experience the ideal outdoor adventure. Read more

Greek Islands Family Adventure

Greek Islands Family Adventure

Immerse your family in the mythological land of Greek Gods and its archaeological wonders.You'll enjoy hiking, kayaking and swimming in the most beautiful islands in Greece. Read more

Thailand Family Adventure

Thailand Family Adventure

On this multisport adventure, your family will canoe the River Kwai, bike among Buddhist temples, zip-line through the rain forest, volunteer with a local reforestation project and more!  Read more

Thailand Family Adventure

Classic Safari Family Adventure

Spend nine days sharing with your family the thrill of seeing nature up close in Tanzania’s premier wildlife parks—from a lion stalking its prey to a baby elephant walking beside its mother. Read more

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