Kids

Reasons to Go Hiking

Spring is in full bloom and with it, avid hikers are getting ready to hit the trails. Hiking can serve several purposes, from spending time with family to acting as a healthy activity. Read our reasons why you should hit the trails this season.

The Best Kids’ Backpacks of 2013

Camping is not limited to adults but kids can be fanatics of the activity as well. So much so, there are backpacks designed specifically for children. Read our post on the best kids’ camping backpacks for 2013.

A Father's Day Story

Fatherhood can be a tough and rewarding job, yet the great outdoors can connect a father with his children and can create great memories. Read the very special Father’s Day post about one of our own.

National S'mores Day

National S’mores Day is August 10th and to celebrate, we’ve posted the perfect S’more recipe here along with the history of this tasty treat. Happy S’mores Day!

NFL Training Camps Camping

Campmor has collected a list of all of the NFL training camps and a couple of campgrounds nearby, to make your summer camping trip one that will go down in the record books. So go cheer on your team during the day and relax back at your campsite at night.

Fun History Hikes For July 4th

As we prepare to celebrate American Independence on the July 4th holiday with family and friends, why not venture out for an educational hike to some of the region’s state historical parks where Revolutionary War events took place.

Father's Day Gift Ideas

Father’s day is a ritual dating as far back as 1910, and is always celebrated on the third Sunday in June. This year, give Dad the gift of great gear whether it is a new backpack, camping stove, or a tent. These gifts are definitely gifts that keep Dad going outdoors.

Great American Backyard Campout

Mark your calendar on June 23rd for the annual Great American Backyard Campout. Sponsored by the National Wildlife Federation, an environmental organization founded in 1935, this event aims to reconnect kids with nature so as to instill a lifetime appreciation for the outdoors.

Chocolate Chip Cookie Camping Recipe

Today is National Chocolate Chip Day! In honor we have a recipe for you to try next time camping with a campfire.

Kid's Summer Camp Checklist

It’s Summer Camp time again and that means packing up the kids for their trip. Our Summer Camp Checklist will help you send off the little one fully prepared for camp.