Camping and Kids – Getting Back to Nature With the Family
Yes, it is completely possible to pull little Johnny away from the XBox or Playstation this summer.
Though he may be a tried and true City Slicker who is used to all of the amenities of life in the Urban Jungle, there are ways to get him to appreciate the beauty of nature, burrs and all.
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This summer, introduce your kids to the wonders of the Great Outdoors by carrying on that good old North American tradition of camping. The summer’s here and now’s the time to instill the love of nature into your city kids who may have never had the pleasure of sleeping under the stars.
By following a few simple tips during your hiatus under the stars, you will make memories for you and your kids that will last a lifetime.
In 10 Tips for Camping With Your City Slicker Kids over at one of my favorite sites, Chic Savvy Travels, I’ve provided a checklist for parents like me who love the city but are willing to venture into The Wild (okay, maybe not The Wild per se, but a local campground or provincial/state park).
To get you in the mood, here’s some Yogi Bear for ya!