By NYMetroParents Staff

A Guide to Hiking and Climbing with Kids in the NYC Area

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hiking with kidsHiking in the great outdoors and rock climbing -- whether indoors or out -- are both wonderful opportunities for families to exercise together while having fun. And though both sports have their risks, even young children can be successful and safe with the right planning and preparation. Check out our roundup of articles below for all you need to know before going hiking or climbing with your kids in the New York City area (and beyond!).


Before You Go:

A Parent's Guide to Rock Climbing and Hiking with Kids

Camping 101

Lyme Disease: What You Need to Know

All You Need to Know About Summertime Safety


Where to Go:

Find hiking and nature trails on Staten Island, near NYC, and in Upstate New York

Indoor Rock Climbing Centers In and Near NYC



Alternative Sports and Non-Competitive Physical Activities for Kids in the NYC Area


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