Tips for motivating kids on long walks - An Outdoors Family

Tips for motivating kids on long walks

There’s nothing like the excitement and anticipation of going on a good long walk with the family. Depending on the age of your kid, maybe they’ve even helped pick the walk you’re going to do, make lunch and pack the bags. You get in the car, travel to the trailhead chattering all the way of […]

Wild camping in the southern Cairngorms

Three wild days in the Cairngorms: A family adventure

The Cairngorms are known as one of the largest areas of high ground in the UK, and a particular feature of them is the deep valleys which cut through them. We have been wanting to try a walk and wild camp with more than just a single night camp with our son for a while […]

Kids clothes layering

Don’t let cold weather stop you from getting outdoors – A guide to kids clothes layering

Now that the weather’s wetter, colder and snowier it certainly doesn’t have to mean the only option we have is to sit in front of a cosy fire with our thickest socks and snuggliest jumpers on. Sounds idyllic though right? I know for us that seems like something we may have considered back in the […]