Top 5 Outdoor Toys for Summer
Getting outside in the fresh air has many benefits for children and adults; it can be a form of exercise, promotes healthy living and creativity and generally encourages children to be more comfortable with nature.
Outdoor spaces are usually more open than indoors, which proves children with the space to play and come out of their shells, it can be less intimidating and means that kids can be more social and learn how to interact with others without strict adult supervision. When children are outside they can blow off steam, and most importantly the best thing about it is that the kids are out of the way, amusing themselves so you can enjoy a bit of time to yourself.
We know that children can have short attention spans, which is why we have lots of great outdoor toys to choose from for those times when running around a nice grassy park just isn’t cutting it. The sun is finally showing it’s face, Spring is well and truly in bloom and we think it’s the perfect time to stock up on some outdoor toys ready for the summer!
The phrase ‘water fight’ may fill some with dread, but there really is no better way to cool down on a hot day! This Super Soaker is the perfect starter ammunition for water fight beginners. It’ll have you soaking your enemies in no time!
If you’re looking for an upgrade from your bubble wand then look no further! This wand has a pink unicorn-shaped casing. It pumps out perfect bubble after perfect bubble and will be the envy of everyone.
This space hopper has a retro but classic feel and is perfect for a child or an adult! It’s classic for anyone’s outdoor toy range and will have you bouncing with joy all day long!
Learning to walk on stilts is a great way to bond with a friend or family member, so polish off your circus skills and stand tall, these couldn’t be more perfect for outdoor play!
Practise your balance and bouncing skills with the Elektra pogo stick. It’s guaranteed to give you hours of bouncing fun. The light-up pogo stick has a super bounce spring and flashes as you bounce, giving you a cool hi-tech design.
Editors note: This blog was originally published on April 23rd, 2018. Updated on May 18th, 2022 to improve the information available.