The summertime weather makes you excited for the endless outdoor opportunities! Cold weather, on the other hand, can make you feel trapped inside. While going outside in cold temperatures isn’t ideal, there are plenty of activities you can try when it’s cold. Get your body moving, breathe in the fresh air, and try one of these amazing outdoor activities!
Make a Campfire
Campfires are a classic outdoor activity. While you might think of roasting marshmallows and eating s’mores as a summer endeavor, you can also try it in the winter! Find warmth by the fire, relax in the fresh air, and enjoy time with the ones you love most.
Golfing With Your Friends
You love to golf but never considered golfing a winter sport. Don’t let the cold air keep you indoors! There are a few changes you’ll notice between golfing during warmer versus colder temperatures. You’ll wear warmer layers that may affect your swing and your score. But with these helpful expert tips for wintertime golfing, you’ll feel ready to take on a day on the golf course with your best buds.
Explore a Hiking Trail
It’s time to get your body moving! Hiking is so popular because it keeps exercising interesting! Not only are you getting your body into shape, but you’re also seeing the beautiful sites of nature.
Hiking is an effective way to simultaneously exercise and unwind. You can try a new hiking trail or stick to one of your favorites. The goal is to enjoy exercising and bring serenity to your body and mind.
Visit the Zoo
Trips to the zoo are fun for the whole family! While it’s a more popular activity in the summer, you can have just as much fun in the cold. You’ll experience fewer crowds and have more time to observe the animals at each exhibit. You might even see more animals because they enjoy the cold weather so much. Don’t forget to keep an eye out for any holiday events, as well.
Create a Winter Olympics Tournament
Another fun family outdoor activity to try is your own winter Olympics tournament! When it’s cold outside, you don’t need to avoid the weather; instead, embrace the cold and create one of the best family memories your children will never forget.
Create events like relay races, tug-of-war, capture the flag, hockey, and so much more! Find events that are doable by each member of the family. Don’t forget to hold an awards ceremony for the winner, too!
The wintertime can be just as exciting as the summer. Add some of these ideas to your winter fun list to find new ways to get you and your family outside this season.