Winter hiking is underrated and if you have never taken a winter trek, you are missing out on some of the best hiking there is.
Central Ohio has some excellent places to explore and finding a base campground for taking on these adventures and activities can be difficult. Campgrounds are hard to check out online and finding ones with the amenities and the things you want can be hard to find. BUT search no more in the central Ohio area... Continue Reading →
The Civil War, a war we need to study. A war that was necessary. A war that set a whole new precedent. I taught this to the kids. If your kids are older, they can do this on their own. Before you start: Print the Jr Ranger Book: Sumter JR Ranger Final Print the brochures Flags... Continue Reading →
Ask any outdoor enthusiast to give you their short list of of places to go in Ohio for outdoor adventure and Hocking Hills will always end up near the top of their list. With so many activities to choose from, finding the right adventure can seem overwhelming at times. We looked through a plethora of information about the Hocking Hills area and businesses before reaching out to High Rock Adventures for a tour of their location. They stood out to us because of the level of adventure they offered, the variety of challenges available and their eco-friendly tours.
Sometimes I read things on the internet that say "Best coffee in the world!" and think, "Sure, that's just what your opinion." Recently, I read that John Bryan State Park in Yellow Springs, Ohio is considered the "The Most Scenic Park in Western Ohio." I had been to John Bryan SP years ago and I... Continue Reading →
My daughters, Abbie and Hannah, are both type one diabetics. I have learned to overcome obstacles in travel and adventure with them and want to share with you some tips for enjoying an active, adventurous life with diabetic kids. I know, as a parent, when our children are first diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, we... Continue Reading →
Did you know hidden among rolling hills and curved roads of Tuscarawas County, Ohio are historical gems? I had booked my son, Sam for a youth blacksmithing class at a place called Zoar Historic Village. As I was looking for a place to stay overnight I started to see these little known places begin to […]
Fall has descended on Ohio and apple picking is at its finest! Recently, we reached out to The Orchard and Company about their orchard and they invited us over to apple pick and play in the farmyard. We were so excited to be going to the beautiful Plain City, Ohio area. There is so much... Continue Reading →
Welcome to our unit study on Hot Springs National Park! We hope you enjoy studying this amazing National Parks as much as we have! What you will need: Your Guide to National Parks Books Jr. Ranger book National Park Coloring Book Day 1 Jr Ranger book 1-9 How BIG is Hot Springs National Park? Find... Continue Reading →