“The future will belong to the nature-smart—those individuals, families, businesses, and political leaders who develop a deeper understanding of the transformative power of the natural world and who balance the virtual with the real. The more high-tech we become, the more nature we need.”
—RICHARD LOUV

We sometimes get asked why our programs are held outside, rain or shine. The answer is quite simple – magical things happen for our children and their parents when we reconnect with nature. Here we list some benefits, but to dig deeper check out one of our major inspirations- Last Child in the Woods by Richard Louv.
  • combats nature-deficit disorder
  • reduces screen time
  • boosts creativity
  • promotes health and wellness
  • increases confidence
  • builds social skills
  • promotes love and respect  for nature