Category: Outdoor activities

Summer Activities For Kids And Parents To Enjoy

Family With Backpacks Hiking Or Walking Through Woodland
Now that we’ve reached June, we’re halfway through the year, and the springtime is just about t give way to summer. It might already feel like summertime with these warmer days, but the official first day of the season comes on June 21. Have you thought about how you and... [read more]

Take A Walk At Lauritzen Gardens

Close-up of orange butterflies in summer garden.
Now that we have entered the month of October, it has instantly become more pleasant to be outside. The sweet, crisp fall air just has that certain element to it that no one can resist. Take advantage of the beauty you can find in nature when you check out Lauritzen... [read more]

Check Out These Nature Trails Around Omaha

Hikers walking in the forest.
A nature walk is a great activity for relieving stress and getting exercise. With the help of our friends at we’ve compiled a list of five of our favorite nature trails just a short drive from Omaha:   Hackberry, Hawthorn, Chickadee, Hickory, and Ridge Trail Loop  This 2.2-mile loop of trails includes the Hackberry,... [read more]

Park-Hop In Omaha

Family riding bikes on a wooded park path
Finding activities that everyone in your family will enjoy can be a challenge. If the activity appeals to older kids, younger ones might feel left out. If it's geared toward the younger set, parents and teens may be bored. The solution? Park-hop your way around Omaha on a tour of... [read more]

Visit The Lauritzen Gardens

Greenery leaves
There’s something about spending time in a garden that’s just so relaxing. Spending time around plants is relaxing enough, but strolling around with a friend or a family member makes it even better. Are you looking for a local garden to explore? Just make your way to Lauritzen Gardens.  These... [read more]