Thinking of fun snow ideas to do during the winter? If you want to have a memorable winter, then these ideas are a must try!
17 Fun Winter Activities For Kids In The Snow
Snow has always reminded me of so many fun memories. Even as a child, I could still remember asking my elder sister all the time, “Do you wanna build a snowman?” Oh wait, sorry that was the Disney movie Frozen. But seriously, snow has always meant fun for me. So now that it's winter, I just can't want to try fun snow ideas with the whole family. If you need some suggestions too, scroll on!
1. Snow Ball Fight
Nothing beats scooping up snow and throwing it like crazy.
2. Do You Wanna Build a Snowman?
Get creative and honor Olaf by building your very own snowman, just like Anna and Elsa.
3. Go Skiing
Are you a ski bum? Well, skiing is a great snow activity that will give you a workout at the same time.
4. Paint Snow
Add color to your snow canvas by doing some snow painting. It's so easy, kids will love it. Buy a Sno-Art Kit here.
5. Frozen Bubbles
This takes blowing bubbles to a whole new level. See how here.
6. Build an Igloo
Whoever said you can only find igloos in Alaska? Build your own with this tutorial.
7. Tic Tac Snow
You've done it on paper, probably even on the beach. Now it's time to take it to the snow. Snow, and maybe a few twigs, is all you need.
8. Snow Monster Tracks
Be Big Foot by cutting out a set of monster feet from card boards. Add a little mystery this winter.
Do it alone or with someone. So much fun!
10. Ice Skating
When there's snow, there's ice! If there's a hardened pond or lake near you, grab your skates and start skating! ALWAYS CHECK THE ICE TO MAKE SURE IT'S THICK ENOUGH! NEVER SKATE ALONE!
11. Ice Hockey
And while you still have your skates on, why not turn it into a game of ice hockey?
12. Ice Jewel Dig
Since there's so much snow, turn your day out into a treasure hunt with this ice jewel dig. This allows hours of easy entertainment for the cooped-up kids.
13. Bird Feed Art
Make some snow art while ensuring that the birds won't go hungry during the winter. The design is up to you!
14. Snow Angels
Make snow angels! My absolute favorite! Sometimes I do it just because…
15. Catch Snowflakes With Tongue
Simple but fun. Just tilt your head back and smile wide!
16. Maple Syrup Taffy
And when you get tired running around doing everything, have a snow day treat that you can make with snow. Check it out here.
And in case you don't really have snow…
17. Make Homemade Snow
Just two ingredients and you can make this magic snow that's even cold to touch. See how here.
If you need more things to do in the snow, here are 13 more ideas from Moria Elizabeth:
So what do you think? Will you give these snow ideas a try? Let us know below in the comments! 🙂