14 Fun Activities for an Active Family

Snap Fitness

August is National Family Fun Month! For some of us, it may be the last month of summer vacation and the final opportunity to enjoy the warm weather. It’s time to tackle the great outdoors with your loved ones! Below is a list of family-friendly activities that will keep you busy until the dreaded “s-word” (September, of course!) comes. Have fun while being active – it’s what the doctor ordered.

 

Jump in a canoe or kayak and paddle around a lake.

Find a challenging bike route with hills.

Visit the zoo and increase your daily steps.

Visit a theme park and briskly walk from ride to ride.

Swim at your local beach or pool.

Roller skate around the neighborhood.

Take an evening walk through the park with glow-in-the-dark necklaces.

Volunteer at a local race.

Have a water balloon fight in your backyard.

Visit a museum and add to your daily step count.

Go bowling.

Dance at an outdoor concert.

Swim and spash at a waterpark.

Find a local farm to pick fresh fruit and vegetables.