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Spring Scavenger Hunt For Kids & Preschool (FREE Printables)

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Spring Scavenger Hunt Printables for Kids!

Help kids discover nature with these fun printable springtime scavenger hunts for preschool and older kids!


Spring Scavenger Hunt Printables


Spring is here, and it’s time to get the kids outdoors for some fun activities!

The arrival of spring is an excellent opportunity for kids to get out and explore the world around them!

A spring scavenger hunt is a great way to get kids outdoors and engage with nature.

With the warmer weather and longer days, kids can go on a fun and educational spring nature scavenger hunt.

Not only will they learn more about their environment, but they’ll also get some exercise and fresh air.

Scavenger hunts are fun for kids of all ages and are perfect for doing when the weather starts warming up in the springtime.

It’s a fun activity that encourages kids to explore the world around them while also teaching them about science, plants, and animals.



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How To Do A Spring Scavenger Hunt In Nature

The best part about doing a spring scavenger hunt in nature is that you can do it anywhere outside, including in your backyard!

So grab the spring scavenger hunt printable, something to write with, and go outside!

To make it even more fun, have kids use binoculars and notebooks as well!

Spring Nature List

1. Puddle

2. Worm

3. Bicycle

4. Daffodils

5. Rain boots

6. Seeds

7. Nest

8. Frog

9. Bird

10. Wild mushrooms

11. Green leaf

12. Grass

13. Caterpillar

14. Mud

15. Dark cloud

16. Animal track

17. Rain

18. Smooth rock

19. Squirrel

20. Rabbit

21. Something yellow

22. Blossoming tree

23. Tree

24. Ants

25. Moss

26. Ladybug

27. Feather

28. Rainbow

29. Spider web

30. Tree bark

32. Pinecone

33. Sticks


spring scavenger hunt for kids


Spring Scavenger Hunt Printable (FREE)

To make things easier, we have free printables!

You can download this free spring scavenger hunt pdf from our Resource Library.

If you are not already a free member, sign up here for the link, and the password to the Resource Library will be emailed to you. 

Spring Scavenger Hunt For Preschool 

We also have a signs of spring scavenger hunt for preschool.

It is a simplified version of the springtime scavenger hunt above. 

With a nature hunt for preschool, you can make your list of simple items for younger kids to find or use one of our ready-made lists.

Either way, you’ll be sure to have a great time with your children as they search for the nature items on their list!


spring scavenger hunt for preschool


Preschool Nature Scavenger Hunt Printable

So grab your magnifying glasses and the free printable scavenger hunt for spring, and let the kids go on a backyard adventure!

Kids love the thrill of discovering new things and hunting for hidden treasures in the great outdoors.

Plus, it’s a great way to get them excited about learning about all the fantastic creatures, plants, and landscapes that exist right in their backyard!

So be sure to try out a nature scavenger hunt this spring with your kids or preschool class – you’ll be amazed at how much your little ones will learn while having a blast!

Don’t forget about more fun spring activities like animal riddles and Easter minute-win-it games!

Or even making some beautiful rainbow crafts for kids!

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