In this latest installment of Great Hikes for Kids, we visit the Blagden Preserve on Mount Desert Island for woods and shore in one two-mile walk.
Here are the very best kid-friendly hikes in Acadia National Park, for kids aged toddlers to teens.
“What’s the hardest hike in Acadia?” my daughter asked. I was about to find out exactly what she was capable of doing.
If you go off-road with your kids, you need to teach them what to do if they get lost in the woods. Here are three things they need to know.
Looking for some easy hikes in Acadia National Park? Here are five great hikes that are suitable for the youngest, or oldest, hiker in your party.
Flying Mountain in Acadia has a quick, fun climb to the top and an ocean for rock-throwing at the bottom. How could it go wrong?
Great Head in Acadia used to be one of my back-pocket, after-work hikes before I had kids. it’s still one of my favorites simply because the payoff for the effort is unmatched.
Beech Mountain in Acadia is one of the first hikes we get to each year. It’s got just the right amount of challenge and is relatively short, but the views make it feel like a big payoff.