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#191981 - 09/22/15 12:45 PM Hiking with Kids: Oak Glen Preserve, September 5 2
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We attended a birthday party at Oak Glen Preserve. As soon as Ethan saw that it was outside, he kept saying “Daddy we go hike.” After hanging out at the party for a couple of hours, a few of us decided to hike a 2 mile loop around the preserve. Here's a link to the trip report and full gallery:

Hiking with Kids: Oak Glen Preserve, September 5 2015

...and some highlights. Clicking on a photo will bring you to the trip report/photos:




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#191991 - 09/22/15 04:46 PM Re: Hiking with Kids: Oak Glen Preserve, September 5 2 [Re: HikingGeek]
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Aha, another budding backpacker--two of them! That's how I got started, and at 79, although slowing down quite a bit, I'm still going!


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#192032 - 09/23/15 05:18 PM Re: Hiking with Kids: Oak Glen Preserve, September 5 2 [Re: HikingGeek]
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Our family first discovered Oak Glen last year. Had a great time picking apples. I didn't get to the preserve. How is it? And are they picking apples now?

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#192050 - 09/24/15 11:19 AM Re: Hiking with Kids: Oak Glen Preserve, September 5 2 [Re: BZH]
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Originally Posted By OregonMouse
Aha, another budding backpacker--two of them! That's how I got started, and at 79, although slowing down quite a bit, I'm still going!

That's awesome!

Originally Posted By BZH
Our family first discovered Oak Glen last year. Had a great time picking apples. I didn't get to the preserve. How is it? And are they picking apples now?

The preserve is nice. It's a little dry now obviously, but getting up there in the spring would also be fun (there's a stream that runs through it).

They are picking apples now. I believe Sept 5 was opening weekend.
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