Taking the kids to a camping holiday will be a great idea. But for ones who aren’t so athletic or nature-loving, they might be less excited and even bored at some point during the trip. Therefore, you will need some ideas for appealing camping games for kids in order to keep the event interesting, also make it memory-worthy.
Here, we get you a list of 13 exciting camping games for kids to help chase the boredom away. These games will make the kids stay active, entertained, and boost their motivation. Let’s see which one will be perfect for the children.
Nature scavenger hunt
Since you’re going on a camping, it will be perfect to ask the children to gather things in nature. Let the kids work in pair to collect items, from pine cones to bugs to any other hard-to-find things. Give each group the list of what to collect, and also a basket, bag, or bucket to place the items.
Next, you can have this balloon tennis match which is both exciting and tricky. You’ll only need some balloons and rackets made from paper saucers and ice sticks.
Walking blocks race
Race will always be fun, hence this might also be a good idea.
Water balloon pinata
Most kids love it to play and get a little wet; so games such as water balloon pinata is going to be perfect. Furthermore, you can make it more challenging; for example, by blindfolding the kids as they try to hit the pinatas.
Similarly, this water game will be super cool as the kids compete to move the cups using squirt guns. This shouldn’t have to be done in a pool; you can do this in an open area instead.
Create and outdoor bowling alley out of coke bottles, pool noodles and a yoga mat. It’s simple, but the kids will sure love it!
In the same way, this game is also perfect for an outdoor activity. Slightly reminds them of the Angry Birds game.
Doughnut string game
Take the snack time to another level by turning it into another game.
Awesome camping games for kids: obstacle course
This is one of the most favorite outdoor activities for both kids and adults, for it’s fun and helps burn everyone’s energy. The game promotes developmental skills while it keeps everyone engaged and interested. You can set up any course that you like that you think are best for your children, but here we give you a list of ideas: climbing web, net crawl, rope bridge, pallet obstacle, and ninja run.
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