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Trekaroo loves our national parks! The united States is home to the best national park system in the world and visiting national parks with kids is one of our favorite things to do. Explore our extensive collection of national park guides.

Fall in California – The 10 Best Places to See California Fall Color

When families think of great destinations to view fall foliage, California is not typically the first state that comes to mind. Lucky for us west coasters, there are still plenty of great places to experience autumn’s splendor without hopping a plane and battling the “leafer” crowds.

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10 of the BEST Waterfalls in the USA- Easy Hikes and Big Views

It’s hard not fall in love with water rushing over a cliffs edge into a sparkling pool below. Waterfalls have always been a favorite destination of families, and anyone who has stared up at H2O in free fall or watched a river suddenly take a drop into a canyon hundreds of feet below can understand why; they are just plain gorgeous. Trekaroo families have shared so many of their waterfall secrets and each one is worth a visit, but here, in no particular order, are ten of our favorites:

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Yosemite with Toddlers- 7 Easy Hikes

I’ve visited Yosemite National Park every summer since I was a kid, so friends often ask me what one thing you absolutely must do while you’re there. The answer is easy: Take a hike! I don’t think there’s a better way to explore the park than on foot. Hikes offer free entertainment for kids and pack in plenty of opportunities to slow down and enjoy the great outdoors. The good news is there are plenty of trails to choose from in Yosemite but the trick is deciding which is best for your family. Here are some of my favorite hikes to take with my own two boys, ages five and two.

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