This national park scavenger hunt printable is a fun way to enjoy your next trip to the national parks with your kids. When looking for US National Park vacation ideas, don’t forget about travel activities.
Keep the kids busy by letting them search for, and even photograph, each subject while visiting the park.
Using these cards as a photo scavenger hunt card is a fun way to improve photography skills for kids. In a photo scavenger hunt, your mission is to find and photograph specific items or scenes!
If you’re looking for a fun activity when visiting National Parks, these scavenger hunt cards are an easy way to have a list of subjects to find or photograph.
Plus, they can be used at any park you visit!
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What the National Park Scavenger Hunt Includes:
You’ll receive instantly downloadable files:
- 8.5″ x 11″ PDF
- 4 scavenger hunt cards
All of these files are suitable for printing on your preferred paper or cardstock.
*These items are for personal enjoyment and not for resale.
Fun Ways to Use This National Park Scavenger Hunt:
It’s great when there are many ways to use a printable activity. Here are a few fun ideas to do with the kids.
1. Laminate and Use an Erasable Marker
Use self-adhesive laminating sheets to cover the scavenger hunt cards so they can be used over and over again.
2. Visit Different Locations
The photo scavenger hunt cards remain the same, but it becomes a whole new experience to find the subjects at different national parks!
Or use it at various locations in the park like the Visitor Center, on the drive to a site in the park, and at specific sites in the park.
It’s easy to start a new card at various points in the park when the card is laminated!
3. Use as a Photography Hunt
Extend the use of the scavenger hunt cards when the goal is to find and photograph the items. Kids can use a camera, phone or tablet.
This will not only help improve your photography skills but also add some extra fun and creativity into your outdoor adventures!
Extend the use of the National Park scavenger hunt to play I Spy – it’s a fun travel game activity!
National Park Scavenger Hunt Printable
Click the graphic below to get the free printable! It’s amazing how many ways you can use these cards while visiting National Parks!
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