Groms to teens, this gear will get your little ones going in the outdoors.
REI Co-op Tarn 40 Review: Pack Grows With Your Child
REI built the Tarn 40 for kids. But while the REI Tarn 40 is a starter backpack meant to grow with children, it’s still made with durability, comfort, and utility in mind.
$10K for 10-Year-Olds: ‘Young Heroes’ Are Doing Big Things Outdoors
Each year the Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes awards children doing big things. 2018 winner Robbie Bond wants his classmates to speak up for parks.
Simple Ideas to Get the Family Fishing
We all remember the first time we hooked a fish. The seemingly innocent benchmark can set in motion a lifetime of outdoor adventure.
KEEN Targhee Boots: Finally, Family Backpacking Without Whining
KEEN is clearly invested in the whole family. The brand continues to build backpacking boots that are comfortable yet durable and complaint free — a bonus for parents everywhere.
Climbing With Kids: Tips for Multipitch Routes
Ready to take your child on a multipitch adventure? Our contributor breaks down a few tips to make climbing with kids safe and easy.
Strider Just Built a Carbon Fiber Bike for Your Kindergartener
Everyone deserves to experience the look and feel of a carbon fiber bike. And with the Strider 12 ST-R, that means every single little one.
Kids’ Fitbit Completes Family Fitness Watch Package
Fitbit fitness watches have encouraged adults to stay active. With the Ace, kids have a new way to play with the pack.
The Ultimate Guide to Getting Outdoors With a Toddler
Getting outdoors with a toddler can be overwhelming. But with the right gear and a few helpful tips, the entire family will enjoy playing outside.
Outdoor Kids: The Best Adventure Family Gear
Here’s the gear to make getting outside with babies and toddlers fun. From hiking with toddlers to biking with babies, we’ve got you covered.
Keep Kids Warm! Dressing Children for Cold Weather
Layer up the babies, toddlers, and kids with wool base layers, tiny performance outerwear, and warm boots to enjoy winter as a family.
Best Kid Bike Ever? Strider 14x Adds (and Removes) Pedals
Add-on pedals and refined ergonomics make a new children’s bike from Strider stand out. Our preschool-age tester gives his first-look review.
7 Best High-Quality Bikes Built For Kids
A father of four young children reviews the best bikes for kids based on their favorites for road, neighborhood riding, and dirt trails.
Kids & Knives: Teaching The Primary Outdoors Tool
When’s the right time to teach a child how to use a knife, how do you do it safely, and what type of knife is best to start?
Thumb-Less Warmth: Veyo Simplifies Mittens For Kids
Dexterity comes second to warmth for small children playing in snow. A new thumb-less handwear concept from Veyo offers a simple covering from the cold.
Adventure Dad: Balancing Fatherhood, Outdoors Pursuits
Adventurer Ken Hoeve shares a few rules for balancing fatherhood and family with a outdoors lifestyle.
‘TreePod’ Is The Treehouse You Simply Hang
No hammer or nails needed, just hang it in any tree and get to play.
‘Stick Sword’ Gets An Upgrade
Sticks make great play swords. This product protects from the inevitable finger bashes of play sword fights.
Tiny Rider: Child Push-Bike Test
Kid push-bikes are becoming mandatory for littles ones looking to ride and learn balance. We put our tiny tester on two new models.