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#196367 - 08/16/16 08:37 AM For those of you with kids...
Ian Campbell Offline
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Are you making sure that they grow up with an appreciation of spending time in the outdoors? My wife and I talk about this from time to time when we talk about the potential of having kids and it seems to be a big concern for the both of us because hiking, camping and backpacking is such a big past time for us.

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#197583 - 02/03/17 03:20 PM Re: For those of you with kids... [Re: Ian Campbell]
Dia Offline
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I definitely think an appreciation and respect for the outdoors is something parent should instill in their children. The younger the better. I have a 4 year old, and I've had him outdoors pretty much all year round since he was about 1. He prefers outdoor play to technology and other indoor activities, and I love that. Not only do I think it is helping him become a more well-rounded person, but it's healthy for him and it brings him joy. What is better than that?

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