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Looking for Kid-Friendly Vacation Ideas? Take the Whole Family Camping!

Campgrounds near lake george

Are you looking for vacation rentals for an upcoming getaway? If you also have children, then you want to locate a kid friendly vacation spot.

The Institute of Education at Plymouth University conducted a study with parents about family vacations. Most of the parents, or 95%, reported that their children seemed to be happier when these vacations were kid-friendly. Camping, it appears, was at the top of this list.

The study also showed that parents believe their children experience several benefits from going camping:

  • Children learn to appreciate and connect with nature: 98%
  • Children were happier when camping: 95%
  • Children learned useful skills for their future lives: 93%

Over 40.1 million Americans 6 years and older went camping in 2013, ac