The Best Hiking Gear for Kids – 2024 Edition

image of kids hiking boots

We LOVE hiking with our children. Take a look through our blog and you’ll see we go hiking with kids a lot, both at home in the Canadian Rocky Mountains, in the United States and around the world. We know from experience what is essential hiking gear for kids and what stuff is just ‘nice to have’. As you can see from the pictures in this post, we have personally used every single piece of kids hiking gear mentioned and are confident in recommending it to you.

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The 6 Best Travel Themed Lego Sets

An 8-year old boy builds the Lego Beijing Postcard set (Creator Series #40654(

As you can tell by the existence of this website, we love traveling with our kids. I think it’s safe to say that our kids love travel too, but what they really love is Lego. In fact, our kids have so many Lego sets that their playroom is bursting at the seams. You can imagine our excitement when we discovered that there are travel themed Lego sets – the perfect union of the things our family loves.

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All-Inclusive Beach Vacation Family Packing List

family on beach in Los Cabos - all-inclusive family vacation

Making up our All-Inclusive Beach Vacation Family Packing List is probably one of the easiest family packing lists I’ve had to make. When we made the plans for our all-inclusive Mexico family vacation, it was our first international trip since pre-pandemic times. We were really looking forward to just spending the week at the pool and beach, without any plans to do excursions.

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Over 25 Perfect Gifts for Outdoorsy Kids

Gifts for Families who Travel

If you’ve visited Family Can Travel before, then you’ll know that we spend as much time as we can out in nature, being active and seeking out new hiking trails when we travel. Given how much time we spend outdoors with kids, we knew we had to put together this list of gifts for outdoorsy kids.

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