• Seward Park Audubon Center

    Protect the birds, and you protect the earth. Audubon’s mission is to protect birds and the places they need, today and tomorrow. The center strives towards this mission by helping a diverse mix of youth and adults cultivate wonder and develop an insatiable curiosity of the natural world through environmental science, outdoor exploration and play. The Center’s …

  • North Cascades Institute

    CONNECTING PEOPLE, NATURE AND COMMUNITY THROUGH EDUCATION SINCE 1986 North Cascades Institute inspires and empowers environmental stewardship for all through transformative educational experiences in nature Since 1986, we have helped connect people, nature and community through science, art, literature and the hands-on study of the natural and cultural history of the Pacific Northwest. Our goal …

  • Washington Trails Association

    Hiking with Kids You don’t need to pack your hiking gear away when you have kids! Spending time outdoors with your little ones is a great opportunity to make memories, develop a real connection to the natural world and get exercise and fresh air. If you are looking for some help planning in your next …

  • Urban Hiking with Seattle Parks and Recreation

    Plan your next urban hike. Seattle has miles of developed and semi-developed trails. Trail conditions can vary depending on recent weather, time of year, and other impacts. Check out Seattle Parks and Recreation’s hiking map here. Also available is an app that maps out trails. Seattle Trails shows you where all the official trails in …

  • OutGrown

    From the OutGrown Mission Statement: OutGrown is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to bridging the ‘baby nature gap.’ We are committed to empowering families with young children to explore and embrace the outdoors. By facilitating accessible and inclusive outdoor experiences, we aim to ensure that the physical and mental benefits of growing up in nature …

  • The University of Washington Botanic Gardens

    The University of Washington Botanic Gardens youth and family programs provide meaningful hands-on experiences for all ages, toddlers to teens. Visit their website today to learn more about: School field trips Summer Camps Family Nature Classes Fiddleheads Forrest Preschool Night Hikes Story Times