Meet the Alphas

Jonathan Orr

Jonathan Orr is an Adventurer, Teacher, and perhaps most importantly, a Dad.  A certified Athletic Trainer, he has been camping, hiking and backpacking ever since his children were born. You can discover more about how to hike with your kids at his website, or on Facebook.


Keep your little adventurers fueled on long treks with backpacking meals for kids. When you’re off on anything other than an overnight, you need healthy recipes for kids that are light enough to carry in a pack. Check out these easy camping meals for kids perfect for thru hiking. More
How to
May 13, 2014

Hiking with Kids

By: Jonathan Orr
Use these hiking tips for kids to have a great time enjoying the outdoors together. Camping and hiking with kids doesn’t need to be stressful – nor does it need to hold you back from the adventure! Taking your kids hiking teaches them to love the outdoors – something they’ll carry with them forever. More