Posted by Lianda Gibson on March 7, 2014 at 12:07am
An early connection with nature is essential to healthy development. At JMT Adventures, we don't just want to connect kids with the outdoors--we aim to foster a love for nature that will last a lifetime.
We provide an immersive nature experience unlike any other, leading teens on a 22-day, 210-mile thru hike of the John Muir Trail (JMT). Campers will sleep under the Sierra stars and wake up to the morning…Continue
Posted by Daniel Fogel on March 5, 2014 at 5:00pm
Childhood is a very special and magical time. Childhood is sacred.
Childhood is when we learn about the world and ourselves, and provides a foundation of who we’ll be in the future. That is why it is so important to have experiences in nature, exploring the “Wonder” of it all.
So many have forgotten and have…Continue
Posted by Marghanita Hughes on March 3, 2014 at 4:37pm
Sound faded away as my heart stopped. I sucked in a breath so I could frantically yell, “Get down! What are you doing?!” My precious little boy was precariously balancing on a tree root, probably only millimeters thick. This tiny root holding my 2-year-old was jutting out over angry water that was certainly miles deep and so cold hypothermia would set in instantaneously. Is that gale force wind I feel? Surely the next gust would cause my son to lose his already perilous…Continue
Posted by Jessica O'Connor on February 19, 2014 at 6:30am
Started by Amy Butler in What are you doing to re-connect children with nature? Feb 18.
Started by Dave Room in Books, Movies, Music and Other Media About Children & Nature. Last reply by Dave Room Feb 8.