Are you taking the kids to the beach this summer and looking for fun ways to keep them occupied? Download and print our free beach scavenger hunt printable and have fun.
Scavenger hunts are so much fun, we loved them when the kids were really little, but even now he is in middle school he and his friends have so much with them.
This beach scavenger hunt printable is perfect really for elementary-aged kids. But let’s be honest, we all love scavenging!
Especially when at the beach!
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Have fun at the beach with this fun beach scavenger hunt
Your next family beach vacation is going to be so much fun with this free beach treasure hunt.
Download the outdoor scavenger hunt below. There is 1 page with 15 images. Make sure to check the printer settings.
This fun beach scavenger hunt is free to print but is for personal use only. Scroll to the bottom of the page and add your email address to get the pdf file.
This beach scavenger hunt is such a fun game to play with kids of all ages.
If you want to keep the hunt for next time a good idea would be to laminate the free printable scavenger hunt before you go. If you do just remember to take some dry erase markers so you can play over and over again.
List of items to find on the beach
There are 15 items to find on this beach scavenger hunt list:
- Beach ball
- Flip flops
- Bucket & spade
- Beach bag
- Summer hat
- Ice cream
What about playing our free printable road trip bingo en route?
How to play the scavenger hunt at the beach
Get the older kids to work in teams with the younger kids and have fun at the beach.
As there are pictures and words young children who are early readers can try and read the word as well.
Kids of all ages will have such a great time with this.
There are 2 ways they can play:
Work in small groups and mark off the summer items when they are spotted.
Older children can turn this into a photo scavenger hunt. When they spot an item they need to snap a photo of it as proof!
You could have a little friendly competition, with whichever team gets back to you first, or whoever takes the best photos.
Take some small prizes with you, I love to take:
This is one of our favorite things to do on a beach with kids. It also gives me a 5-minute break while Dad plays the scavenger hunt with our son!
More beach themed activities the kids will love
Kids of all ages are going to love these beach activities this summer:
- Beach theme printable prewriting cards for preschoolers
- Beach printable themed worksheets
- Books about beaches for kids
- Beach stem activities for elementary aged kids
- Keep the older kids busy with these beach crafts for teens
While you are at the beach you can also enjoy this seashell identification worksheet, as you learn all about seashells.
Upgrade your swimming accessories for kids
Why not treat the kids this year to some new beach games and swimwear? I highly recommend these:
- Toss and catch beach ball
- Uno splash waterproof cards
- Sand castle molds
- Beach blanket
- Beach bucket set
- Kids rash guard
Tips for downloading the free files
Below you will see a large sign-up box where you need to add your name and email address, and press I NEED THIS NOW!
Within minutes you will be sent the free PDF directly to your email address, so you can print it out and start using it immediately.
Sometimes emails get a little wonky, so if you can’t see it, please check your spam folder where I am sure it is hiding.
Download the free printable beach scavenger hunt
Other summer scavenger hunt ideas
We absolutely love scavenger hunts and have created lots of free printables perfect for June and July:
- Book scavenger hunt. An indoor scavenger hunt perfect for rainy days.
- Garden scavenger hunt
- Earth Day scavenger hunt
- Neighborhood scavenger hunt
- Camping scavenger hunt
- Zoo scavenger hunt
The younger kids will also enjoy our free summer bingo printable game.
Last Updated on 9 October 2023 by homeschoolof1