Have you ever wondered where those amazing fall colors in the Rocky Mountains come from? It is due to different chemical interactions inside of the leaves.
Find kid-friendly hikes near you today using these suggestions. These tips will help you find fun hikes to explore with your family. Continue reading
Conifer trees are generally the most common trees at higher elevations. There are number of ways they are adapted to survive in the mountains. Continue reading
Backpacking with kids can be super fun for families in the Rocky Mountains. Here are 8 valuable tips that will help you get the most out of your first trip backpacking with kids. Continue reading
Do you want to be a happier person? Apparently, spending more time in nature, including the Rocky Mountains, is one of the secrets of happy people. Continue reading
Do you know how to figure out how far away lightning is from you? This is both fun to know and important to make sure you are safe in a storm. Continue reading
Please do yourself a favor and take your kids fishing! I know it can be challenging, but the rewards are worth it and you will be glad you did. Here are some tips to make it easier. Continue reading
As parents, we need to let our kids get dirty sometimes. Exploration and play are important for children and really all people. As kids are exploring they need to know that it is OK if they get dirty. In fact, kids should be encouraged by their parents to get dirty sometimes. Continue reading
A nature notebooks or field book is a great and fun way to help kids learn about the natural world and have fun while they are at it.
Bear attacks in the Rocky Mountains are fortunately rare, but it is important to know what you should do if a bear attacks you. Continue reading