a flurry of outdoor winter toys

Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow! With a whole bunch of awesome outdoor snow toys, more snow just means WAY more fun! We found a wintery mix of toys they can use to mold, color, ride or blast away all that snow from sunup ’til sundown. Give ’em what they really want this season—an avalanche of fun!

Poof-Slinky Snow Craft Kit – Alex Brands
Poof-Slinky Snow Craft Kit – Alex Brands

When there’s a whole lotta snow in the yard, that means one thing: snow forts! They can easily make snow forts and bunkers for epic snowball fights with the Poof-Slinky Snow Craft Kit. It’s so simple! Just pack snow inside, place it on the ground then lift. They can repeat until they’re completely covered from any incoming snowballs!

Snow Castle Kit – Flexible Flyer
Sno Digger - Ideal

They’ve got big plans on their snow day, and it includes digging out loads of snow to create snowmen, forts, ramps and more. Things get a lot more bearable with a Sno Digger that comes in shapes including a paw and claw. Hold on tight, dig in and let the snow fly! When there’s big play to be had after a big winter storm, reach for a helping paw and have fun.

Snow Castle Kit – Flexible Flyer
Snow Castle Kit – Flexible Flyer

Snow crafting is one of our favorite winter activities. Getting in there and building epic snow castles and forts for the kids brings hours of family fun, and the Snow Castle Kit can help turn all that snow into fortresses with three pieces that create two different sized bricks and caps for the top. They’re super durable and help ’em create all year long! Whether they’re in the front yard during winter or on the beach in the summer, the Snow Castle Kit brings hours of entertainment and snow or sand crafting fun!

Big Mouth Toys Unicorn Snow Tube – BigMouth Inc.
Big Mouth Toys Unicorn Snow Tube – BigMouth Inc.

Take a magical ride down the snow slopes on a colorful unicorn snow tube! This four feet wide inflatable tube is ready for loads of fun with a large seat for the kiddos, easy grip handles and a large unicorn face and tail that’ll blur as they whiz down hills! If they’ve ever had dreams of riding on a unicorn, this snow tube brings ’em one step closer to the real thing. The next time there’s some serious snowfall, have them climb on this mythical steed for speedy fun!

Spitfire Sled – Flexible Flyer
Spitfire Sled – Flexible Flyer

If it’s speed they’re looking for, then the Spitfire Sled has them covered. The sleek design allows for quick downhill speed, and they’ll safely soar with two sturdy handles and a back cushioned seat pad in case they hit any bumps along the ride. The Spitfire Sled can seat one rider and can even accommodate big kids lookin’ to take a ride, too! Use the tow rope to drag the sled back uphill with ease, then hop in and catch some more white waves (that’s what we’re calling snow mounds now, right?)

Sno-Marker - Ideal
Sno-Marker - Ideal

Go beyond snowmen and forts with Sno-Markers, an easy way to add a whole lot of color to snow! Take a breather from snowball fights for a quick game of Tic-Tac-Toe, or draw a masterpiece or two. Sno-Markers give snowmen a new level of personality and bring some vibrant hues to any winter landscape.

Big Mouth Toys Flying Saucer Snow Tube – BigMouth Inc.
Big Mouth Toys Flying Saucer Snow Tube – BigMouth Inc.

Take snow tubing out of this world with the Flying Saucer Snow Tube! This awesome snow tube looks like a UFO cockpit with control panels, printed levers and two easy grip handles. Like any good extraterrestrial ship, they’ll be hard to spot as they fly down hills in the durable tube. Whether they’re soaring down backyard mounds or the biggest hill in town, the Flying Saucer Snow Tube turns every snow-covered slope into Area 50-fun!

Sled – Flexible Flyer
Sled – Flexible Flyer

Maybe they want to ride in a more classic sled. This 48-inch sled comes in a variety of colors and can seat an adult and child for downhill fun. The simple design makes this one a hit for riders of all ages and can easily be stored after the snow melts. If they just gotta get out there and ride, this sled is a great way to tackle those white waves (it’s gonna catch on…)

Sno-Man Kit - Ideal
Sno-Man Kit - Ideal

The classic snowman is tough to make these days…who has a top hat and pieces of coal lying around? Fortunately, the Sno-Man Kit has what they need to build a snowman with all the pieces to make him stand out on the block. The kit also includes mini Sno-Markers to add even more personality to their snow creation, or to just play some games in the snow on the front yard!