One North Carolina native believes she has found a way to unlock the beauty and wonders of nature to America’s internet-crazed youth.
For Ellen Eastwood the answer lies in four paws and a discriminating nose. Her guidebook, “The Trail Hound’s Handbook, Your Family Guide To Hiking With Dogs,” teaches kids how to have fun in the wilderness with man’s best friend.
“Your dog sees the world differently than you do,” Eastwood said. “They help you get more involved in the hike, even if they are just sniffing something on the trail.”