Outdoor Games for Kids

Pine Cone Pitch

Check how accurately you can toss -- and improve your throws -- with Pine Cone Pitch, an outdoor game for kids. Just gather fallen pine cones from your lawn and make a game of it.

What You'll Need:

  • Pine cones
  • Baskets or buckets

Step 1: Gather as many cones as you can in two large buckets or baskets.

Step 2: Take turns emptying the baskets and refilling them from 15 paces.

See how accurately you can toss the pine cones. How many did you sink? How many missed? Try from different distances. When you're done, you can tell mom and dad that you did your chore -- and had fun, too!

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