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Where to Visit Farm Animals in San Diego

Where to Visit Farm Animals in San Diego

Get up close and personal with friendly farm animals, big and small, at these local spots that offer hands-on experiences for families. Get your cuddle fix (or the ultimate selfie shot) as you enjoy s . . .

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On the Water Adventures in San Diego

On the Water Adventures in San Diego

In addition to kayaking, surfing, jet ski rentals and SUPs (stand-up paddle boards), here are additional fabulous ways to experience America’s Finest City from the water. Carlsbad Lagoon4215 Ha . . .

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Fun San Diego Learning Adventures

Fun San Diego Learning Adventures

Educational activities that keep kids engaged  How can parents engage a child’s mind and interests while still having fun? Embark on “field trips” that spark meaningful conversations abo . . .

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Fun Train Experiences in San Diego

Fun Train Experiences in San Diego

All Aboard! Looking for a fun family weekend excursion? Climb aboard one of these San Diego train rides. Kids (and parents) will enjoy the chugging of the engines and wind in their hair. Here are se . . .

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Nature Walk Scavenger Hunt

Nature Walk Scavenger Hunt

It’s no secret that kids need re-connect with the outside world and reap the benefits of breathing fresh air. Use San Diego Family’s free, printable Nature Walk Scavenger Hunt to entice kids away . . .

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San Diego Hidden Gems for Families

San Diego Hidden Gems for Families

Discover little-known spots and experiences in your own neighborhood. Plan a day to take the kids and explore hidden gems in San Diego. We'd love to see you out and about! Tag us on Instagram @sandi . . .

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24 Ways to Connect with Nature in San Diego

24 Ways to Connect with Nature in San Diego

There is tons of research on the importance of connecting with nature. With San Diego’s amazing weather and beautiful, natural landscapes it’s easy to increase time outdoors. Find nature anywhe . . .

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San Diego Parks with Natural Playgrounds

San Diego Parks with Natural Playgrounds

Parks with natural playgrounds are gaining popularity with local families. So, what are natural playgrounds exactly? They are play areas with “structures” and textures from the earth, natural elem . . .

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Local Parks with Hidden Trails for Kids

Local Parks with Hidden Trails for Kids

Finding a trail in San Diego isn’t difficult, but finding a lesser known kid-friendly trail can be a challenge. You just have to know where to look! Here are some of the best parks in San Diego Coun . . .

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Best Playgrounds in North County

Best Playgrounds in North County

San Diego’s North County is home to beautiful and unique playgrounds tucked away in parks, quiet neighborhoods and even right on gorgeous North County beaches. Take advantage of San Diego’s awesom . . .

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Epic San Diego Parks and Playgrounds

Epic San Diego Parks and Playgrounds

Big parks with super cool climbing structures and unique features are popping up all over San Diego County. Here are epic playgrounds to check out with your family! Civita Park7960 Civita Blvd., . . .

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Fun Scavenger Hunts for Kids

Fun Scavenger Hunts for Kids

Ready for something new and exciting to shake up your routine? Scavenger hunts are great family entertainment! Plus, they get kids off the couch to explore familiar surroundings with fresh eyes. Whe . . .

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Favorite Hiking Trails in San Diego

Favorite Hiking Trails in San Diego

With San Diego's awesome year-round weather and a plethora of hiking trails for all levels, it's no wonder hiking is a favorite pastime for San Diego families. Here are some favorite local trails, s . . .

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7 Ocean Animal Adventures in San Diego (and Beyond)

7 Ocean Animal Adventures in San Diego (and Beyond)

Do your beach-loving kids obsess over dolphins, orcas and sea anemone? Before summer ends, indulge in some much-needed “vitamin SEA” and plunge into ocean learning at one of these SoCal spots th . . .

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Tips for Visiting Tide Pools in San Diego

Tips for Visiting Tide Pools in San Diego

The best time to visit tide pools is during winter months when low tide occurs during daylight hours. But there’s more to know about tide pooling than when to go. These do’s and don’ts from Sa . . .

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