Photo by Kristen Lovelace.
We know it's chilly outside, but all that snow (if you live in a place that gets snow) is the perfect opportunity for you to get outside and play!
Can't think of anything to do beyond watching episode 246 of whatever television series you're on? Here are a few ideas.
Learn a new skill
You do get style points.
Visit a hot spring
Photo by Jared Steinman.
No hot springs nearby? A hot tub or bathtub will work just as well.
Make snow angels
Have a winter fashion showPhoto by Lindsay Yost.
The more colors, the better.
Go winter campingPhoto by Eli Cherner.
Imagine waking up to this gorgeous view! Don't know how to winter camp? Check out a winter course with NOLS.
Choose a Classic:
sledding, skiing, snowshoeing, ice skating, or snowboarding#throwback
(also appropriate for non-snowy winters)Photo by Brooks Eaton.
Watch a holiday light show
Make a snow fort
Photo by Fredrik Norrsell.
Build a snowperson/ creature
Shovel your neighbor’s driveway and sidewalk
This is a great way to earn some gold stars.
Have fun out there, no matter what you do!
Molly is a NOLS instructor and writer. She loves the smell of her backpack and does her best writing before 7:00 am. When she's not scouting the next post for the NOLS Blog, she's running and climbing on rocks in Wyoming. Follow her on Instagram @mgherber