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It's no fun being stuck indoors all the time. The outdoor family activities in these articles are sure to get you outside.

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10 Tips for Taking a Nature Walk in Your Backyard

Lots of families take a weekend break with a trip out to the park or zoo. But with a little preparation, you can have a similar experience in your own backyard. Get ready for a wild trek through home territory.


5 Emergency Preparedness Tips for Family Camping

5 Emergency Preparedness Tips for Family Camping

Are you prepared for an emergency on your family camping trip? See these five emergency preparedness tips for family camping for tips and information. See more »

How to Explain Survival of the Fittest

Do you know how to explain survival of the fittest? Find out how to explain survival of the fittest in this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »

How to Get Started in Geocaching

How to Get Started in Geocaching

Do you know how to get started in geocaching? Find out how to get started in geocaching in this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »

What are some kids bicycle safety precautions?

What are some kids bicycle safety precautions?

Learn more about bicycle safety precautions for kids from this article. Visit HowStuffWorks Family to explore more kids bicycle safety precautions. See more »

Do You Have What it Takes ... Caribou Tracking

Do You Have What it Takes ... Caribou Tracking

Do you have what it takes to do caribou tracking in Alaska? Take this Alaska caribou tracking quiz and find out if you could make the cut. See more »

10 Tips for Taking a Nature Walk in Your Backyard

10 Tips for Taking a Nature Walk in Your Backyard

Taking a nature walk in your backyard can be a peaceful and revealing way to relax. Check out 10 tips for taking a nature walk in your backyard. See more »

How to Make a Survival Kit from an Altoids Tin

How to Make a Survival Kit from an Altoids Tin

How to make a survival kit from an Altoids tin is explained in this article. Find how how to make a survival kit from an Altoids tin. See more »

5 Best Family Fitness Activities

5 Best Family Fitness Activities

These 5 best family fitness activities provide exercise and enjoyment. Learn the 5 best family fitness activities. See more »

Fishing with Children: The Basics

Fishing with Children: The Basics

Fishing with children requires patience above all else. Learn the basics of fishing with children to make it into an enjoyable family tradition. See more »

Snow Activities

Snow Activities

Snow activities are a fun way to spend time outdoors in winter. Here are some snow activities to beat those winter doldrums. See more »