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Home > Take Me Fishing Blog > July 2020 > 5 Fun Weekend Getaways for Outdoors-Loving Families
During these times of social distancing, you can still plan some fun weekend getaways with the family. Weekend plans for this summer should include places that are closer to home, offer a number of outdoor activities, and don't involve crowds.
With weekend plans that involve state or national parks, keep in mind that many have implemented a phased re-opening as a result of COVID-19. Be sure to check with each individual park for special alerts and hours.
Here are a few examples of fun weekend trips you can plan with your family this summer:
Now that you have a few ideas for fun weekend getaways, pick a location that closest to you and remember to practice responsible recreation.
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Debbie Hanson is an award-winning outdoor writer, women’s sport fishing advocate, IGFA world record holder, and freshwater guide living in Southwest Florida. Hanson’s written work has appeared in publications such as Florida Game & Fish Magazine, BoatUS Magazine, and USA Today Hunt & Fish. To learn more about her work, visit shefishes2.com or follow her on Instagram @shefishes2.
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