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Looking for fun activities for your kids (that you will love as well)? Have you thought of a photo scavenger hunt before? It will be a hit!

Your kids are probably like mine, they love to take pictures with a smartphone or camera! With these 5 scavenger hunt ideas for kids, they will have tons of fun with their camera, trying to make the assignment to a successful end. It will keep them busy for quite a while!

Doesn’t this sound like heaven? Especially when you’re stuck at home with bored kids or you need to work from home with kids while trying to keep them busy and entertained.

I’ve created 5 different photo scavenger hunts for different situations. Whether you’re going for a walk, having a birthday party, are stuck at home or on vacation, your kids will have a blast with these scavenger hunt photo ideas.

Things to know before you start

Scavenger hunts are a fantastic way to get kids motivated. No more bored kids around the house. It gets them excited, outside and keeps them busy for quite a while.

These engaging games can be played by children, but are suitable for all ages! Everybody loves a good challenge, right?!

Individual scavenger hunts are a great way to keep your kids busy when you’re stuck at home or have to work from home, to motivate them for a walk or just to entertain them wherever you are. Give each child a checklist and promise a gift for the winner!

Group scavenger hunts are fun activities for birthday parties, sleepovers, team buildings or with the kids from the neighbourhood. Divide the players into at least two teams.

Before you go, print the scavenger hunts. Don’t forget a pen, preferably a clipboard and a camera or phone of course!

Download all 5 free printable photo scavenger hunts for kids here.

Photo Scavenger Hunt Neighbourhood

Shooting her sister dancing during our neighbourhood photo scavenger hunt

Getting the kids motivated to go outside for a walk in the neighbourhood is always a good thing don’t you think? There is so much to discover just in your own neighbourhood.

Photo Scavenger Hunt Neighbourhood for kids

Click here to print this fun scavenger hunt for the neighbourhood. Do you want to remember it for later? Pin it on your favourite board on Pinterest.

Photo Scavenger Hunt Selfie Time

Have tons of fun talking selfies during this selfie scavenger hunt

Selfies, all kids love them! This fun selfie scavenger hunt will definitely keep them occupied for some time! Give them your phone or camera, print the scavenger hunt and off they go! You’ll probably have lots of fun as adults too 😉!

Selfie scavenger hunt photo for kids

Click here to print this selfie scavenger hunt. Do you want to remember it for later? Pin it on your favourite board on Pinterest.

Photo Scavenger Hunt Look Around You

Playing this fun scavenger hunt in the backyard

This scavenger hunt can be played anywhere! Whether you are stuck indoors on a rainy day or want to entertain the kids in your backyard or during a walk. They will have to get creative with this one!

Indoor or outdoor photo scavenger hunt for kids

Click here to print this photo scavenger hunt, suitable for indoor or outdoor. Do you want to remember it for later? Pin it on your favourite board on Pinterest.

Photo Scavenger Hunt Summer Vacation

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Looking for pictures for their summer vacation scavenger hunt

A scavenger hunt photo idea that is perfect for those relaxing summer months. Whether you’re staying home or spending the summer in some tropic location, the kids will love to hunt down all the items of this list.

Photo scavenger hunt for kids in summer vacatino

Click here to print this summer vacation photo scavenger hunt. Do you want to remember it for later? Pin it on your favourite board on Pinterest.

Photo Scavenger Hunt Group Fun

Jumping for joy during this group fun photo scavenger hunt

Organising a party? Having a sleepover? Or do you want to entertain a large group? This group scavenger hunt is perfect for all ages! Get creative with the assignments and most of all have lots of fun!

Group fun photo scavenger hunt ideas for kids

Click here to print this group scavenger hunt, suitable to play with friends or during parties with kids. Do you want to remember it for later? Pin it on your favourite board on Pinterest.

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