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A summer day in the Wrightsville area

If you want to go on a day trip, drive out to Wrightsville Beach in the morning with the kids in tow, a picnic, bathing suits, and sunscreen! Maybe even stop at Love, Lydia Bakery and Cafe for breakfast before you go! After you've enjoyed the beach, head over to Airlie Gardens, just 2 miles away, and enjoy exploring the 67 acres of gardens!

Emily Coleman
Jackson Hole, WY
Emily Coleman is a Jersey girl born and raised who caught the outdoor bug upon moving to Vermont to pursue a degree in Adventure Education and Environmental Studies from Green Mountain College. She spent most of her years before college deeply entrenched in the world of competitive cheerleading before discovering a passion for outdoor sports including mountain biking, white water kayaking, bikepacking, backpacking, slacklining, rock climbing, and skiing. Having been surrounded by children her entire life in her mother's daycare, she always had a strong affinity for kids. She moved to the mountains of Jackson Hole after graduating to coach for the local Kayak Club during the summers and nanny in the winters. Becoming a part of the Happy Active Family team felt like the perfect collision of her passion for building strong community bonds and encouraging an outdoor lifestyle.
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Wrightsville Beach
100 S. Lumina Avenue
Airlie Gardens
Open year-round. Gardens open daily 9a-5p. Last tickets sold at 4:30p.
300 Airlie Road
Love, Lydia Bakery and Cafe
The cafe is is open 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Saturday and 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday.
1502 S. 3rd St