Mom’s Day Hike and Cookies

We are so thankful for our Mom’s! Spend Mom’s day OUTSIDE this year on a nice, easy stroll along the trails of North Park. We’ll explore the park and hike […]

Black and Gold Geocaching

Show off your Pittsburgh pride! On this outdoor family-friendly adventure, you’ll work as a group to use handheld GPS units to complete a high-tech scavenger hunt along the North Shore. […]

10 things to do with kids this week in Pittsburgh, from happy bugs to merry-go-round rides

Fresh air beckons with fun outdoor activities for inquisitive kids.

Easter Egg Geocaching

Let’s go on a high-tech scavenger to find the hidden candy this Easter season! We’ll use handheld GPS units to navigate the trails through the woods to find the eggs. […]

Gimme S’more Walk

We’ll hike 2-3 miles along the beautiful, winding trails of Riverview Park and finish our hike by enjoying a tasty s’mores treat at the end! This activity is appropriate for […]

Outdoor Survival Course (virtual)

Help your child discover the outdoors from anywhere! In this weekly virtual course, kids will learn what it takes to survive the wilderness. They’ll learn how to build proper fires […]

Snowshoe Stroll

See Frick Park in a new way this wintry season – by floating atop the heaps of snow in snowshoes! We have shoes for even the littlest hiker, so bring […]

Environmental STEM

Help your child discover the outdoors from anywhere! Kids will conduct water experiments, build nature structures, and examine properties of heat and light. Registration includes weekly live teaching from our […]

Hot Cocoa Hike

Winter is here, but we are ready to bundle up to through this easy, 2-3 mile family-friendly hike through Schenley Park. After we search for birds, deer, and take in […]

Candy Cane Walk

Join us for a family friendly candy cane walk! We’ll search for candy canes hidden along the trails throughout Schenley Park on this easy 1-2 mile stroll. After our hike, […]

10 things to do with kids this week in Pittsburgh, from Steelers history to an urban forest hike

It’s time for kids to enjoy a little silliness, fresh air and their competitive spirit.

9 things to do with kids this week in Pittsburgh, from RADical Days to bumper cars

Rain or shine. Indoors and outdoors. Little kids and teens. We’ve got covered.

8 things to do with kids in Pittsburgh this week, from free fishing to $1 movies

It does the heart good to see more and more summer staples returning to the calendar.

9 things to do (at home) with kids in Pittsburgh this week

Time to play, learn and create, from learning a technique from Andy Warhol to bedtime stories from Dolly Parton.

3 free, innovative ways for kids to get the best of nature in Pittsburgh

Time spent outdoors can promote physical activity, which in turn improves focus and reduces anxiety. These innovative new Pittsburgh programs will get your kids to embrace nature.

Princess Picnic Tea Party

Bring your little royal to enjoy an hour and a half of magical one-on-one time with two surprise princesses! Royal Guests will have a special princess lesson and coronation ceremony, […]

This Pittsburgh summer guide packs the 2019 season with family fun

The boredom level for kids is at a seasonal low with cool programming, outdoor activities and festivals.

Venture Outdoors’ free fishing program is fun for the whole family

Venture Outdoors coordinates the TriAnglers free fishing program through the end of September.

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30 ways families can celebrate the holidays in Pittsburgh

So much to do, so little time to do it all! Make your family bucket list with these Pittsburgh holiday highlights: