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family hikes near me
A passion for travel doesn’t always begin with a meticulously planned trip abroad. For many of us, the seed is planted when we are very little, before we can even appreciate art museums and culinary tours. Spending time in the great outdoors can act as a gateway for more exotic travel later in life. If you live in Massachusetts, check out our Passport to Adventure or just browse the topics below for inspiration!

family hikes near me

family hikes near me

Skeleton Gorge (Cape Town)

This Table Mountain hike is for those who enjoy a challenge…and heights. The climb may be steep, but the reward is great.

Rock House Reservation (MA)

Every trail has a story to tell. Rock House Reservation in West Brookfield, Massachusetts is an open-air cave surrounded by a beautiful combination of natural wonder and centuries of human history.

surf camp

Where to Catch a Wave This Summer

Throughout the U.S. these are some of the best surf camps (and schools) up and down both coasts.

Letterboxing: A Kid-Friendly Twist on Geocaching

Think of letterboxing as geocaching without the hassle of a GPS. This outdoor scavenger hunt is trending among young families for obvious reasons—an abundance of mystery, adventure, and…buried treasure?

Salt Creek Falls Trail (OR)

Oregon is widely known for an unrivaled outdoor culture. We covered a lot of ground in ten days, but most memorable was Salt Creek Falls.

Spend Less, Explore More

Finding fun (free) ways to get out and explore in between those bigger family adventures.

Table Mountain Hike

The Camp Aya-Po Loop (CT)

The Camp Aya-Po Loop is one of many trails in Shenipsit State Forest. Located in northeastern Connecticut, this dense forest stretches across three towns.