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Outdoor Activities Grapevine TX

There are outdoor activities for every season, climate and landscape. Types of outdoor activities include mountain climbing, rock climbing, mountain biking, backpacking, and ice climbing, as well as water sports like kayaking and canoeing. Read on to learn more and to find local resources in Grapevine, TX that give access to outdoor activities and outdoor recreation.

Dick's Sporting Goods
(972) 355-1111
5801 Long Prairie Road
Flower Mound, TX
Dick's Sporting Goods
(972) 239-5455
13838 Dallas Parkway
Dallas, TX
Dick's Sporting Goods
(214) 696-5800
8030 Park Lane
Dallas, TX
Bass Pro Sports
(972) 724-2018
2501 Bass Pro Drive
Grapevine, TX
Mon - Sat 9:00am - 10:00pmSun 10:00am - 7:00pm

Sports Authority
(972) 986-1110
3524 Airport Freeway West
Irving, TX
Firearms/Hunting, Hunting and Fishing Licenses, Golf Trade-In Program, Delivery & Assembly
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.

Dick's Sporting Goods
(817) 987-4800
Parks at Arlington
Arlington, TX
Tim McClements SMU Soccer Academy
5800 Ownby Dr
Dallas, TX
(817) 410-4200
1523 State Hwy 114 West (at Hwy 26)
Grapevine, TX
Paddle Bound River Outfitters
(817) 282-3135
7904 Standley St
North Richland Hills, TX
(817) 514-3140
7441 NE Loop 820 (just west of Grapevine Hwy)
North Richland Hills, TX

Top 5 Tips for Dads at the Beach

Top 5 tips for dads at the beachA trip to the beach is supposed to a time to simply relax and revel in the natural beauties of a vacant landscape. Facing the vast expanse of sand and sea, it's easy to just enjoy the sun on your face and forget about all of your responsibilities in the office buildings and homes that clutter your inland turf.

Of course, not every trip to the beach goes like it's supposed to, and as fathers know, nothing can change your plans more quickly than a posse of kids for whom you're responsible.

Suddenly, your time spent sun tanning is cut short when you're called upon to remove the sand from your toddler's sandwich. In lieu of catching some waves, you may have to apologize to the woman who was just hit in the back with a football. And the one thing that can topple the overwhelming sense of comfort of a beach at sunset is the gargantuan libido of an adolescent in a bathing suit.

But because a day at the beach is a gift too precious to be squandered, be sure to strategize before heading out on the sandy battlefield. Remember, you only have a few months before a day at the beach means you're lost, not on vacation.

This summer, remember the top 5 ways to enjoy yourself at the beach:

1.) Have your kids bury each other: As a glorious gift to parents, kids actually enjoy being buried at the beach. Encourage your kids to do this early in the day, and take your time uncovering them. Of course, there will be one left above ground once this is completed, but otherwise it's just you and the surf.

2.) Bring sunglasses and a magazine: No, not to read - you can do that anywhere. This decoy ploy has for years allowed men to check out the beach babes without the wife knowing.

3.) Strategically apply suntan lotion: Do this in private at the beginning of the day, and then revel in your family's amusement that night as they see "Life's A Beach" tanned onto your chest.

4.) Pretend to lose your wed...

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