Great Outdoor Acitivites for Kids

Beside learning and playing the guitar they are also plenty of other freetime activities for kids to do out in the nature. Of course playing the guitar outside can be also fun and inspiring but you explore more the guitar than the nature. In this article, we want to give you some ideas and tips what activities you can do with your kids.

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Having fun on Water

Kids just love water and can have endless fun with it. If you don’t have a lake or the sea near you but a garden, then you should think about getting a swimming pool. They are very affordable, easy to set-up and safe. If you have a beach not too far away from you, then an inflatable boat for kids could be a great idea. There are already affordable entry-level models on the markets, which are perfect for calm lakes and the beach area. Kids can either paddle together with their parents or use the boat as a little fun island near the beach to jump in the water.

As parent you should always keep an eye on your children when they are playing on water. Even if the water is not deep or there are no waves at all, playing in the water comes with risks and you can eliminate them when watching your kids.

Hiking and Being the Explorer

Many people like hiking and this freetime acitivity is getting more and more popular. Parents are spending more and more time in the office or in the front of the screen and are consequently seeking for activities where they can be away from everything and just to be with the nature.

Hiking is one of the best things to do in this case because everybody who some good physical conditions can do it. If you are not in form, then you start just with an easier trail. At the same time, it’s one of the best nature activities for kids. They can explore the forest, discover little animals and run around during breaks. And at the end of the day, they fall easily asleep … a dream for every parent.

Think about getting a pair of binoculars, a magnifying glass or a bug catcher box and you child will feel like a little explorer right in the nature.

There are many great blog out there, which have plenty of ideas and tips about hiking with kids, for example

Climbing Park for Aventurers

A climbing park is a combination of fun and adventure. You can spend easily the whole day climbing. It’s physically demanding and it teaches children that there are also challenging situations where you have to be concentrated. Some parks offer even the possibility to take of the children during their trail. During that time parents can enjoy their time alone

Building a tree house

Have you got a garden with some big trees? Then how about building a tree house for your child. Every child loves to have treehouse. It’s a sign of freedom and adventure. They can play in it and around. Of course, some woodworking skills are definitely required but if you have them, then it’s definitely a great thing to do. You can find many instructions on the internet, for example on wikohow on how to build a treehouse. You can also find good videos on Youtube, which gives you some impressions on how it could look like.