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10 Awesome Obstacle Course Ideas for Kids

Keep your crew entertained with these indoor and outdoor challenges

Published on: April 24, 2020

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Get the wiggles out!

Sometimes kids just need to burn some energy with physical activity. We’ve rounded up 10 creative ways to engage kids of all ages with obstacle courses.

For indoor courses, use painter’s tape to create a hopscotch outline and shape courses on the floor, create a crawling course for babies with stuffed animals and cushions, and entice little ones with a balloon penguin waddle. Outdoors, go big by building an American-Ninja-style course, a mud run or a sensory walk.

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