Outdoors with Kids New York City: 100 Fun Places to Explore In and Around the City

Outdoors with Kids New York City: 100 Fun Places to Explore In and Around the City

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by Cheryl de Jong-Lambert
     
 

Getting the whole family outside and active close to home is easy. This new, user-friendly guide from the outdoors experts at the Appalachian Mountain Club features 100 outdoor experiences in and around New York City, where families can hike, bike, paddle, play, swim, or simply run around. Written by parents and tested by kids, Outdoors with Kids New York City offers…  See more details below

Overview

Getting the whole family outside and active close to home is easy. This new, user-friendly guide from the outdoors experts at the Appalachian Mountain Club features 100 outdoor experiences in and around New York City, where families can hike, bike, paddle, play, swim, or simply run around. Written by parents and tested by kids, Outdoors with Kids New York City offers tips and tricks, safety and planning information, and educational activity ideas, in addition to the ever-important “Plan B” for when the weather—or the kids—won’t cooperate.

INSIDE YOU"LL FIND
• 100 outdoor destinations for families
• At-a-Glance Trip Planner to help you find the trip that’s right for you
• Detailed maps showing restrooms, parking areas, and highlights
• GPS coordinates and public transportation directions
• Trip planning and safety tips, including advice on keeping kids excited and engaged
• Icons that tell you which destinations are good for swimming, camping, and biking
• Fun activity ideas and educational essays

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Editorial Reviews

Richard Louv, author, The Nature Principle and Last Child in the Woods
”A marvelous resource for families living in or visiting New York. Every city should have a guide like this.”

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940014492140
Publisher:
Appalachian Mountain Club Books MA
Publication date:
05/03/2012
Series:
Outdoors with Kids , #1
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
288
File size:
9 MB

Meet the Author

Cheryl and William de Jong-Lambert live with their two young children in New York City. Cheryl is a writer at the Mount Sinai Medical Center. William is an associate professor at Bronx Community College, City University of New York.

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