hiking with kids

He likes to hike, swim, fish, camp, you name it. He’s got a Swiss army knife, or five, and is the envy of the block with a sprawling backyard of rich, green fescue. His desktop has a picture of him… Continue reading

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Accelerate your training and get your little one to join in with the Piggyback… Continue reading

For parents with small kids, it sometimes seems like enjoying the outdoors is impossible.  Carrying a 3-year-old for any amount of Piggyback Riderdistance isn’t going to happen, and they certainly can’t walk as far or fast as their parents.  That’s where… Continue reading

InsideOutdoor logo   Inside Outdoor Magazine. The Piggyback Rider standing child carrier for active outdoors transport has announced that it is being carried at REI stores and online at rei.com, including in the Seattle flagship store, Denver, Anchorage and Tustin,… Continue reading

You know what we’re all for? Anything that helps get kids outside and away from the screen (computer or TV).

For that, and given the time of year, we applaud programs like this one in Vermont that lets young hunters… Continue reading

BETHESDA, Maryland – Sportsman’s Warehouse stores nationwide now carry the Piggyback Rider®, an innovative child carrier for parents with older kids. Now available for purchase in all Sportsman’s Warehouse stores nationwide.sportsmans warehouse piggyback rider

“We’ve seen an overwhelming response in the 20 select Sportsman’s… Continue reading

Click here to read Parents Magazine and the story about the Piggyback Rider.

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Try the Piggyback Rider that lets your kid stand on the wide bar in back. He’ll be tied to you with a harness and his… Continue reading

Posted by Scott Tharler on August 13, 2012 at 3:35:17 PM EDT Posted in Travel Tech, Family Tagged: Technology, Apps, Family Travel, Children

Travel Tech: Family-Friendly Travel Gadgets by Fodor’s Travel.

Fodor’s travel has outlined their best family… Continue reading

LOADED! We are loaded with brand spankin’ new outdoor kids gear to show you. A lot of what you’ll see today won’t even be available in stores until 2013. I have 13 products that made my latest and greatest list… Continue reading

The Cambodia Herald (exactly, from the country Cambodia) writes about the Piggyback Rider.

It was certainly a good way to make a family stroll around New York fun and exciting. And Liev Schreiber’s four-year-old son Sasha seemed to be having… Continue reading

It’s a scenario that parents of toddlers know too well: A day at the zoo, in the city, getting through the airport or an afternoon on the hiking trail starts to take its toll on tiny legs, and the toddler… Continue reading


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Piggyback Rider – Active Transport for Toddlers

It’s a scenario that parents of toddlers know too well: A day at the zoo, in the city, getting through the airport or an afternoon on the hiking trail starts to take its… Continue reading

We had to have a part 2 of the Best of the Outdoor Retailer Show because there were that many great new products this year. And in reality this is barely scraping the top of what new things are going… Continue reading

In-Store Piggyback Rider kid carrier backpack product demo filmed by Great Outdoor Provision Company in North Carolina and posted to YouTube in November 2011. Click here to watch the video.


Filmed and posted to YouTube in November 2011 after the ABC Kids Expo in Kentucky. Click here to watch the video.


Outdoor Retailer: These 2012 gear picks make getting outdoors great fun

Piggyback Rider kid carrier backpack» After debuting its innovative kid carrier backpack at the 2011 Summer Outdoor Retailer, the Piggyback Rider kid carrier backpack came to the winter show… Continue reading

Keep kids going even after they tire (02/08/2012) (Premium Content)

Offer your customers with kids older than 2 a pick-me-up for long hikes. Wayne
and Jonny Lifshitz designed a product to do help you keep going. Wayne Lifshitz
shares the… Continue reading