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Urban Nature Play

It is always amazing when city kids have the opportunity to engage with nature in pockets of our urban landscape. Below are some of my favorite places for city kids to splash in puddles, hunt for bugs, and climb on…

Kids and Mother Nature in Philly & The 'Burbs

Bucks County Audubon Society at Honey Hollow in New Hope Philly John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge Throughout the ten miles of trails, families take part in self-guided exploration and wildlife viewing, making use of observation platforms and a kid-favorite boardwalk…

Convenient Camps Near Home

Summer day camps offered by Delaware Valley parks and recreation departments are abundant and affordable. Non-residents can usually enroll their kids for a small extra fee.