The Black Hills is home to beautiful granite peaks and spires that wow us as we drive through the hills or hike our favorite trails. Sylvan Rocks Climbing School and Guide Service offer families an alternative way to experience the Black Hills: by climbing them.
Being outside doesn’t have to involve fancy gear or be a weekend-long getaway. Packing up a quick picnic and heading to a park to have lunch gets us the benefits of fresh air and sunshine without the stress of planning a full excursion.
Hiking is a simple activity, but the real trick is getting kids to enjoy it rather than dragging their feet the entire way. Fortunately, there are a few things you can do to make hiking fun so your kids will look forward to hitting the trail.