Childhood obesity is a growing problem in the United States. Something as simple as visiting a State Park can help kids get active and get outdoors. Go visit your natural treasures that are always Close To Home.
West Lafayette, IN - Early in March, Prophetstown State Park held a walking stick program open to everyone. Participants were given a few instructions and all necessary materials, then allowed to design and create their own walking sticks. (read more...)
Nashville, IN - A few weeks after the Walking Stick Program, my family took a weekend camping trip to Brown County State Park. While there, we we able to try out our walking sticks for the first time. (read more...)
Enchanted Rock SNA, one of the coolest parks around Central Texas, hosted the Enchanted Rock Extreme Duathlon on March 30th, 2014. I participated in this 5 mile run, 16 mile bike, and 1.75 mile run (up the rock!) and am sharing the experience! (read more...)