Hiking with Kids
connection to the natural world and see wildlife up close in their natural habitat.
If you are looking for some help planning in your next family adventure Washington Trails Association has just what you need.
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Retreat from the crowds and explore Washington state's little-known and infrequently visited waterfalls. >> Find a secluded falls near you
From Pacific hikes up and down the coast to the dunes of White Bluffs, find a spring hike and camping combination. >> Read more
You can find rail trails in all parts of Washington. Many of them are long distance, with multiple access points, allowing you to jump on and jump off for as long as you like.
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Keeping Kids Safe on Trail and in Camp
Tips and Tricks for the Trail
What makes a good hike for kids? What should you pack in your backpack? How do you make a kid-friendly First Aid kit? >> Learn more