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Hiking with children

Hiking is one of the most popular and enjoyed outdoor activities for all ages and it is relatively inexpensive.  Children love the outdoors, they love to be active and to explore, so hiking with children should be treasured and remembered.  Hiking provides a great deal of quality time with your children and also a wonderful place to teach them to love, enjoy and respect nature.  Proper planning will ensure a successful hike.