The days are getting shorter, the leaves are turning, and – well, you’ve heard it all before. It’s Fall! And of course, that new chill in the air isn’t going to stop you and your kids from staying active in the outdoors. Here’s a list of 20 out-of-the-box autumn activities your kids will love once you’ve covered all the usual bases with pumpkin carving and apple picking.
Iconified by the misadventures of Jack Kerouac, the road trip has been a staple of American culture for generations. Kerouac passed the time on his trip in less-than-admirable ways, but you can follow in his footsteps — no rampant drug use or questionable life decisions required — using these simple boredom busters.
If you consider yourself an adventure dad, chances are you don’t need a lecture on the virtues of outdoor exploration. But when you’re used to hoofing it through the woods solo or with a group of buddies, you might not be sure how to get the most out of outdoor adventures with your kids.