Category: Tips & Tricks

Moraga Outdoor Recreation for Family Adventures

Santa Cruz Outdoor Recreation

Here are our local Moraga outdoor recreation suggestions to get your family outdoors and excited about adventure camp this summer! Our mission is to inspire kids to lead active lifestyles, which means staying active even when camp season is not in session.  We encourage a year-round engagement with the outdoors, so we’ve provided a list of … Read More

May 2, 2017 | Morgan Ballinger

Walnut Creek Outdoor Recreation For Family Adventures

Here are our local Walnut Creek outdoor recreation suggestions to get your family outdoors and excited about adventure camp this summer! Our mission is to inspire kids to lead active lifestyles, which means staying active even when camp season is not in session.  We encourage a year-round engagement with the outdoors, so we’ve provided a … Read More

April 14, 2017 | Morgan Ballinger

Campbell Outdoor Recreation For Family Adventures

Here are our local Campbell outdoor recreation suggestions to get your family outdoors and excited about adventure camp this summer! Our mission is to inspire kids to lead active lifestyles, which means staying active even when camp season is not in session.  We encourage a year-round engagement with the outdoors, so we’ve provided a list … Read More

April 4, 2017 | Morgan Ballinger

Santa Cruz Outdoor Recreation For Family Adventures

Santa Cruz Outdoor Recreation

Here are our local Santa Cruz outdoor recreation suggestions to get your family outdoors and excited about adventure camp this summer! Our mission is to inspire kids to lead active lifestyles, which means staying active even when camp season is not in session.  We encourage a year-round engagement with the outdoors, so we’ve provided a … Read More

March 8, 2017 | Morgan Ballinger

How To: Fit a Bike Helmet

Learn the basics of how to fit a bike helmet for kids! Take the mystery out of the proper bike helmet fit with this video! Learn how to figure out if the helmet is the right size, and how to adjust the strap. Test the fit and you’re good to go! Biking with Avid4 Adventure … Read More

February 16, 2017 | [email protected]

How To: Fit a Personal Flotation Device (PFD)

Learn the basics of how to properly fit a Personal Flotation Device (PFD) Safety never takes a holiday!  Learn how to properly fit a Personal Flotation Device (PFD) in this quick video, including how to adjust the straps and make sure it is securely fastened. Whether it’s kayaking, canoeing, or any of the other exciting … Read More

February 10, 2017 | [email protected]

How To: Paddle a Kayak – an Introduction

Learn the basics of how to paddle a kayak! Enjoy this short video where you’ll learn how to properly hold a kayak paddle, where to dip the paddle into the water, and how to paddle backwards. Avid4 Adventure staff are experts in water safety and hold many certifications. in our kayaking courses, they’ll teach your … Read More

February 10, 2017 | [email protected]

How To: Paddle a Canoe – an Introduction

Learn the basics of how to paddle a canoe! Check out this quick look into proper paddling while canoeing, including how to hold a paddle, how to dip the blade into the water, how to paddle backwards and make turns. Avid4 Adventure staff are experts in water safety and highly certified. They’ll teach your kids … Read More

February 10, 2017 | [email protected]

How To: Fit a Bike for Kids

Bike kids

Learn all about fitting a bike for kids! Watch this short video for an easy understanding of how to fit a bike for kids. You will learn easy steps on how to adjust a bicycle seat to the proper height for your child. Learn more about our Mountain Biking Summer Camps: Grouped by grade level and … Read More

January 19, 2017 | Emily Moeschler