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  1. Skills

    Hiking with Infants, Toddlers and Kids

    Help your child develop a lifelong love of hiking with these tips to make sure they have fun and stay comfortable and safe on the trail.

    rated 4.25 out of 5 with 520 reviews
  2. Skills

    How to Camp with a Baby

    The idea of camping with a baby can be both exciting and daunting. Armed with these tips you’ll be ready to take your little one out there.

    rated 4.5 out of 5 with 300 reviews
  3. Skills

    Understanding Kids’ Shoe Sizes

    Figuring out what size shoes to buy for your child can be a confusing process. Learn how to read kids’ size charts and helpful tips for fitting shoes.

    rated 4.25 out of 5 with 143 reviews
  4. Skills

    Geocaching with Kids

    Geocaching is a fun family-friendly way to explore the outdoors. Learn the basics, including what geocaching is and how to get started.

    rated 4 out of 5 with 137 reviews
  5. Skills

    Backpacking with Kids

    Follow these tips for introducing kids to backpacking and to help keep them excited about backcountry trips for years to come.

    rated 4.5 out of 5 with 110 reviews
  6. Skills

    Kayaking with Kids

    Kayaking with kids may seem like a daunting proposition, but our tips will help you and your kids have a great time on the water.

    rated 4.5 out of 5 with 110 reviews
  7. Buying Guides

    How to Choose PFDs (Life Jackets) for Kids

    Learn how to choose the best size, fit and type of PFDs for kids before you head out on the water.

    rated 4.25 out of 5 with 91 reviews
  8. Skills

    Tips for Traveling with Kids

    Learn tips to make family travel smoother, more rewarding and fun for both kids and parents.

    rated 4.25 out of 5 with 90 reviews
  9. Skills

    Cycling with Young Kids

    With so many options to carry young kids on a bike, there’s no excuse not to get out and ride together. Get tips on cycling with young kids.

    rated 4.25 out of 5 with 89 reviews
  10. Skills

    How to Teach Kids to Snowboard

    Learn how to equip and dress your kids for snowboarding. Includes tips for first-time snowboarders.

    rated 4.25 out of 5 with 59 reviews
  11. Skills

    How to Teach Kids to Ski

    Going skiing with the kids? Read our tips for keeping them warm, properly geared up and having a fun experience out on the slopes.

    rated 4 out of 5 with 52 reviews
  12. Skills

    How to Teach a Child to Ride a Bike

    We’ll guide you through the steps to teach a child to ride a bike, including getting ready to ride and learning with and without pedals.

    rated 4 out of 5 with 41 reviews
  13. Skills

    How to Dress Your Kids for the Outdoors

    Learn how to dress your child for comfort while outdoors.

    rated 4.75 out of 5 with 28 reviews
  14. Skills

    Snowshoeing with Kids

    Follow this guide to snowshoeing with kids to discover one of the easiest and least–expensive ways for families to enjoy snowy winter days.

    rated 4.25 out of 5 with 25 reviews
  15. Buying Guides

    Tips for Dressing Your Kids in Winter

    Buying a winter jacket and pants for kids can be challenging. Learn about features to look for and how to keep kids warm and dry in cold weather.

    rated 4.75 out of 5 with 23 reviews
  16. Skills

    Tips for Camping with Kids

    Learn tips and tricks to make camping with kids less stressful and more fun for the entire family.

    rated 5 out of 5 with 22 reviews
  17. Buying Guides

    How to Choose Child Carriers

    Is your baby ready for a child carrier? Learn what to look for, including types of carriers, key features, fit and safety tips.

    rated 4.5 out of 5 with 13 reviews
  18. Skills

    How to Bike Ride as a Family

    Bike riding as a family is a fun, healthy activity. Learn how to prep for a ride and get tips for riding on a trail and in traffic.

    rated 4 out of 5 with 13 reviews
  19. Buying Guides

    How to Choose Kids’ Raingear

    Learn what your options are in kids’ rainwear, key terms to look for and what features to consider when outfitting your child for wet weather.

    rated 4.5 out of 5 with 7 reviews
  20. Buying Guides

    How to Choose Kids' Bikes

    From balance bikes to mountain bikes, we’ll guide you through the process of finding the right bike for your child.

    rated 5 out of 5 with 6 reviews
  21. Buying Guides

    How to Choose a Jogging Stroller

    Learn how to choose a jogging stroller, including features and accessories that make walks and runs more comfortable for you and your baby.

    rated 4.5 out of 5 with 5 reviews
  22. Skills

    Bike Touring with Kids

    Help your child develop a love of cycling by taking them on a bike tour. Learn tips to make sure they have fun and stay comfortable.

    rated 5 out of 5 with 2 reviews