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- Outdoor games are a great way to gather in your backyard for some fun.
- We rounded up the best outdoor games for all ages to play.
- From spikeball to flag football, there are tons of outdoor games to play with friends and family.
Although summer is officially over, there is still plenty of time to enjoy the outdoors. Barbecues and family gatherings are great opportunities to bond over a variety of outdoor activities to play with each other.
Whether you’re in your own backyard or on a day trip to the beach, we’ve rounded up 25 of the best outdoor games, from badminton and bocce to mini-golf and giant Jenga.
Here are the best outdoor games of 2021:
If you want the mini-golf experience in the comfort of your own home, PutterBall is the way to go. The felt-lined mat, along with two putters, four golf balls, and six turf hole covers, make it a game that’s also portable to bring to a friend’s backyard or a nearby park.
KanJam is a great game to bring to the beach and play on the sand. Simply gather a team outside and try to get the frisbee into the cans. You’ll soon have many people wanting to join in on the fun.
Flying disc or frisbee
Better known as a frisbee, this is a great toy for playing catch with your dog or tossing around with your friends. If throwing a disc around seems tame, challenge them to a competitive game of Ultimate.
I used to jump for hours on my driveway when I was young, and it’s a great way to double-dutch and hop along — all while getting some exercise in. I love beaded ones because they are typically longer and the beads make you know when to jump as they hit the pavement, but braided wired ones work just as well.
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