- July 20, 2015

Hike On: A Free Mayfield Park Adventure


older childrenWhat could be more fun than hiking and enjoying an outdoor adventure with your family? How about joining other families and connecting with people in your community at the same time? Hike It Baby, an international organization dedicated to getting families outside, wants to include you in the fun with a very special event, coming up this weekend!

hud and theo at charroOn Saturday, July 25, 2015, Hike It Baby will host Hike On, a free community event with the goal of getting 1,000 families across North America out into nature!

Austin families are invited to join the Austin chapter of Hike It Baby in Mayfield Park in central Austin on Saturday morning at 9:30 a.m. All ages are welcome! The Hike On event at Mayfield Park will be a great opportunity to involve new walkers and older children alike — the kids will be the guides for this Hike On adventure.

Registration for Hike On is free, and qualifies you for some fantastic hiking-related prizes. Details on how to register can be found on the Hike It Baby website.

charro ranch first hikeTo learn more about how Hike it Baby is helping families minimize the effects of postpartum depression, and giving people a network of like-minded individuals with whom to explore the great outdoors, read Hike It Baby | Inspiring families to get on trail with their newborns, toddlers, and little kids all across the country.

You are also invited to join Hike It Baby Austin’s Facebook group for details on upcoming hikes.

For more information on both the Hike On event at Mayfield Park and the Hike It Baby online calendar here. See you on the trails!

This post was contributed by Sarah Smith of Hike It Baby Austin. You may also be interested in our recent park profile of Mayfield Park, with photos by Hike It Baby.