Family Camping in California

Resources to Get Kids Outdoors!


Children's Outdoor Bill of Rights - A list of 10 activities that children should have the opportunity to experience before they enter high school.

Children and Nature Network
- An outcome of Last Child in the Woods, activists around the country knew they needed to rescue our youth and "get them outdoors."Last Child in the Woods - Richard Louv sparked a national debate that spawned an international movement to reconnect kids and nature. He coined the term nature-deficit disorder; influenced national policy; and helped inspire campaigns in over eighty cities, states, and provinces throughout North America.

Nature Rocks - A family fun nature planner

kids learning outside stuffChildren's National Forest - Along with recreation opportunities, Children's Forest hosts a Visitor Information Center, an Environmental Education Program, and a Youth Leadership Volunteer Program, and an active reforestation program. Children's Forest is a place where children learn how to become stewards of the land through education and opportunities.