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A day outside for all ages!

Start the day off at Hugh MacRae Park and let the kids run around and enjoy the playground before heading to Wake N' Bake Donuts for a treat! Then head over to Carolina Beach for some sunshine by the ocean! Bring bathing suits, sunscreen, and a picnic to this outing!

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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Hugh MacRae Park
314 Pine Grove Drive
Wake N Bake Donuts Carolina Beach
Sun-Thu 6:30a-9p; Fri-Sat 6:30a-10p
1401 N Lake Park Blvd Suite 46
Carolina Beach
North Carolina 28428