Fun things to do in the Winter with Kids when its cold outside

With the weather being cool, do you find yourself looking for fun things to do outside in the wintertime with kids? Look no further and explore the cold weather activities ideas below.

  • Go sledding
  • take a hike in the snow with boots and long johns
  • build a campfire on the snow and roast marshmellows and make hot cocoa
  • make a lean-to house with found branches
  • make a snowman if the snow is packable
  • build a snow fort
  • Chop wood with a maul
  • Go eagle watching
  • Go see a movie
  • Take scenic drive
  • Bake and decorate cookies or brownies or cupcakes
  • warm up in a sauna or hot tub
  • Go bowling
  • Take photos of beautiful things or each other in nature
  • Play video games and stay inside!
  • Make rock people or shell artwork, these can be left around trails or campsites for the next visitor to find!
  • Have the kids help with a big puzzle