How to Be An Outdoor Mom | Video

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Being an outdoor mom brings its own challenges and rewards, whether you have your children with you or are heading off on your own. We asked these four badass moms for their best tips on bringing your kids, getting outside after parenthood, and making space for yourself even after parenthood.

The Panelists

Aparna Rajagopal-Durbin is a NOLS field instructor.

Amy Hatch is an ultramarathoner, packrafter, backpacker, and more, and founded

Garage Grown Gear

Kristin Hostetter is BACKPACKER’s Gear Editor.

Kelly Bastone is a BACKPACKER contributing editor.