“Outdoor play is essential for children to learn skills and have experiences that may not be possible indoor.,” This is verified by the study made by a US paediatrician, Pooja Tandon, MD, of Seattle Children’s Research Institute. Children and family should go out and enjoy different activities outdoors. Although the chilly winter weather may discourage families to go outside, this should not be a problem. From renting ski chalets in St. Anton, to playing in the snow, there are several fun activities a family could enjoy during winter. Here are 4 of them.
1. Ski and sledge on the snow
Go out and have fun in the snow! Bring out those ski shoes or sledge and slide in the white stuff. Make sure to wear helmets and safety gears to keep everything safe while having fun. If you don’t have equipment available, you can always opt for rentals.
2. Build and Create Stuff
Building things can increase your kids’ imagination. Go out and build a snowman, a snow castle, make snow angels and even snow shelters. Let your children discover their inner creativity by letting them build.
3. Play and have fun
Who says you can’t burn fat in the cold? You can! Go out and be active with your kids while doing different activities such as snowball fighting, sled-pulling contests, treasure-hunting, and even trekking. This would be a would be a fun-filled activity that you and your kids would truly enjoy.
4. Camp out
Camping is not only limited to summer – you can camp out with your family in winter too. Build a fire in an appropriate place and enjoy the warmth of a smores and hot chocolate with your family.
5. Enjoy and Have Fun
The key to an enjoyable winter is to have a good time with your kids. Go out, wear the appropriate clothes and enjoy the snow with your family.