According to the National Association for Sport and Physical Education only one in three children are physically active every day with a staggering 12.5 million children classified as obese by the CDC. A major contributor to this apparent malaise is the daily dose of TV, computer and console-based entertainment beloved by children. Keeping kids entertained can be difficult at the best of times but there’s clearly no doubt that a child’s daily average of some seven and a half hours in front of a screen, in one form or another, should give parents pause for thought.
Depending upon how you plan to camp – RV, tent or backpacking – you may want to rethink what you pack and bring with you. The lighter you pack, the easier it will be to keep track of everything and carry it to and from your campsite.
Don’t leave home without these five handy camping gadgets. You’ll have all the important conveniences of home without tons of bulky equipment.
When you’ve got an itch to go camping, you have plenty of options near the Los Angeles area.
With a little bit of planning, a trip to Europe can be surprisingly affordable.
Refer to this visitor’s guide to Yellowstone National Park – the world’s first national park featuring more geysers than any other location in the world.
Make this a summer to remember for the whole family with these five ways to bring everyone together while enjoying the warmer weather.
With warm weather and clear skies, heading out for a camping trip is one of America’s most popular excursions. Here are some of the best money-saving tips while camping.
If you’re planning a road trip to a new camping destination this summer, gas up. Here are a few of America’s best for you to explore.
The incredibly-rugged Sespe Wilderness near Fillmore is where volunteers and search crews are looking for a 36-year-old firefighter last seen eight days ago.
Don’t let the summertime blues get you down. There are lots of ways to beat that boredom if you just let your creativity soar. Here are a few fun ideas to get you started.
Vacationers might be interested in visiting one of these under-the-radar national parks to get away from the large crowds and heavy traffic in the most popular parks, like Yosemite, Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon.
With autumn around the corner many people are desperately clutching to the remaining days of summer. Take some time to indulge in these five summer activities to ease the seasonal transition.
Show your dad you still care by taking him out for some quality bonding time. Here are some of the best activities to do with dad in Los Angeles in honor of Father’s Day.
Enjoying Orange County’s wilderness doesn’t have to mean sleeping on the ground and eating beans out of a can. After a day in the great outdoors, it’s natural to want to get clean and relax in comfort.