Oh the weather outside is frightful, or is it fun-full? When it snows, outdoors becomes a frozen playground, and there’s no better way to enjoy it than with a sled! Head for the hills with one of the fabulous sleds featured on our list, and the whole family will be singing “Let it snow”.
It’s snow fun when the kids can’t get out and enjoy the white stuff. Make them the envy of the neighborhood this year with the Lucky Bums Racer Sled. Available in four bright color ways, this sled comes with center ski, handbrake, steering wheel and pull rope. Suitable for little riders aged 6 and under.
This kid’s sled is double the fun! Suitable for carrying one or two riders, besties (or parent and child) can take a ride together when they hit the slopes. The basic design means it’s easy to handle, you just sit in and let gravity (and ice) do the rest! Available in blue, green, and red.
The kids won’t feel deflated with this Tomahawk II Sled! The two-valve locking system means this superb crack resistant vinyl sled is easily and quickly inflated, while the four over-sized handles make it easy for 1 or 2 riders to hold on, even wearing ski gloves! This heavy duty sled also comes with repair kit.
This gorgeous wooden kid’s sled is perfect for when they’re too small to join in the fun with the big boys and girls! Made from tough Ash wood, the Flexible Flyer’s steam bent backrest provides comfort and stability for tots from the age of 12 months. Comes with sturdy pull rope and steam bent runner.
For a sledding experience that’s out of this world, why not try the Airhead Tie Dye Alien Foam Sled? From its awesome vibrant design and foam shock absorbing effects to the HDPE bottom to allow for greater speeds, this lightweight sled, which is big enough for two riders, will have the competition sloping off.
Combining wood with steel gives this Flexible Flyer Steel Runner Sled speed and strength, along with more than a touch of nostalgia. Built for one or two riders, the steering bar comes with pre-drilled holes for your own rope if desired. Suitable for children over the age of 5, right up to adults.
This toddler sled is SO cute, they should bring out an adult version! The high backed seat and safety strap mean that toddlers from the age of 18 months can sit securely on their ruby red throne, while parents tow them across the ice and snow effortlessly. Lightweight, this compact sled weighs only three pound.
Where snow is concerned, spinning the discs has nothing to do with music! These fab Sno Racer Disc Sleds come in a variety of neon colors, including Day-Glo Tie-Dye, making them really stand out on the slopes. Hold on tight to the ribbed handles, because the highly polished bottom makes these little discs super fast!
Oh deer! The other kids are going to be so jelly when they see you take to the snow on Rudolph’s back! Super comfy, this inflatable sled has a deep seat which keeps riders dry as they gallop down the hills, and when the sun sets it’s as easy to deflate as it is to inflate.
There’s fun for all the family with this incredible four-rider sled from EMSCO Sports. In Arctic Camouflage, this 66” sled has been nicknamed ‘The Beast’, but we think it’s a real Beauty. Supremely strong, it also comes with equipment bungees for hauling equipment and supplies, and features molded in tracking rails for a straight run.
If you prefer to stay upright in the white stuff, then check out this super rad LED Ski Skooter! Perfect for riding through the snow, it can also be used on grass and even sand dunes, while its fold up design makes it easy to carry. With three LED light modes and super grip deck.
Kids aged 8 and over will be Owling with laughter when they take a ride on The BigMouth Inflatable Snow Tube. Over 4 feet long, this durable and adorable owl is lightweight and easy to inflate, making it perfect for spur of the moment sledding. Add some whimsy to your winter sports!
Take to the slopes side by side when you use the AIRHEAD AHM2-2 Mach 2 Towable. Originally designed for use on water, this 2 seater cockpit style inflatable would be just as much fun being towed on the snow, for an exhilarating ride for kids, teens, and adults. With speed safety valve for easy inflating/deflating.
The Flexible Flyer inflatable Snow Twist is an awesome piece of kit for one or two riders who are heading for the hills. Made from 16-gauge PVC rubber, this 57” by 33” sled is equipped with two sets of handles, which you’ll definitely need to hold, as the bottom surface is custom designed for speed!
Buddy up and take to the snow together with this Sno-Storm Viper 50″ Snow Sled 2-Pack. With one green and one blue sled, riders can pick their color, take a seat, and go! Lying down or sitting up, these boards are double the fun, and can accommodate weights up to 200lb. For kids and adults.
Racing through the snowy landscape on the back of a unicorn is the stuff dreams are made of, and now your dreams can come true, with this ginormous inflatable wonder! As white as the snow you’ll be traversing, this heavy duty cold-weather-treated sled will make you feel just like you’re in Narnia.
Proving that size isn’t everything, this super lightweight Pocket Rocket will take you from A to Wheeeeee in no time! Made from high impact plastic, this kid’s sled is just big enough to sit on – after all, what more do you need? Crack-resistant and portable, now you can simply grab and go every snow day.
Disc-over just how fast you can go downhill when it snows, thanks to this incredibly lightweight foam saucer sled. With eye-catching graphics, this flexible sled’s bottom has a specialized plastic coating which makes it uber fast, leaving all the other sledders standing. It might be lightweight, but it’s not light on speed, style, or performance.
Take your very own flying saucer for a spin on the slopes with this awesome 26” Flexible Flyer Steel Saucer Sled. You’ll need to make full use of the rope handles on either side of this dish, because boy can it fly! For a sled that guarantees you thrills and spills, this is the one!
The kids will be all ‘tired’ out after a day using the Bradley Snow Tube Sled. The rubber inner tube comes with a canvas topped cover in a color of your choice, providing a deep seat for hurtling down the hills, and hurtle you will thanks to the super-slick RapidGlideTM bottom, so hold on tight!
The Hammerhead Pro XLD Sled is one serious looking piece of kit. With Polycarbonate front skis, and hdpe rear skis, this snow sled is super strong but also lightweight, making it as easy to carry as it is to ride. If you’re looking for sled that blazes a trail through the snow, this is it.
The Midnight Hologram kid’s sleigh will make spectators wonder if they’re seeing things as you fly by at breakneck speed! The PE foam saucer gives great durability, while the slick coated bottom makes this baby fly, meaning you’ll really need to hold on to those dual reinforced handgrips! It’s 26” of fast and furious frozen fun!
Choose a tube and have fun in the snow this winter! The super slick bottom surface of this colorful tube will satisfy your need for speed, while the air cushioning of the tire itself will keep you comfy and safe as you hurtle down the slopes. Takes just one minute to inflate for instant fun!
This Double Seater Snow Sled might be camouflaged, but it will certainly make you stand out in the snow! The lightweight foam makes it easy to carry back up to the top of the hill, while the slick bottom surface makes short work of coming back down again! Suitable for 1 or 2 riders, 5+.
Just one minute with a hair dryer will inflate this super-sized 47” snow sled, which is suitable for kids and adults alike. With a weight capacity of up to 500lbs, the ultra-thick bottom will withstand even the roughest conditions, giving you a fun, fast ride. Cool, comfy, and really really quick!
If you’re searching for a kid’s sled which looks as cool as the weather outside, then you should consider the Paricon Big Air Sled. With fab graphics which just scream ‘speed’, this inflatable sled features a pair of extra strong handles which are perfect for the white knuckle ride you’re going to get! Ages 5+.
This sled might look like a gaming joystick, but buckle up, because you’re in for a ride! The Zipfy Luge Snow Sled is small, light, and fast. Riders up to 250lbs simply sit on, grab the handle, and straighten their legs in front of them. Gravity does the rest. Easy to steer, slow down, and stop.
It looks like a satellite dish, and it really is out of this world! This heavy duty saucer sled, with a diameter of 25”, is built to last, no matter how many runs you put it through. The two handles are secure and strong, and the shape allows for plenty of spinning as you slide.
Older kids want speed, and head for the steepest hills when it snows. But what about the younger ones? This blog post features a long list of sled games the smaller funsters can enjoy, without taking to the hills. Snowman sledding, perhaps? Or maybe a hot cocoa relay is more their cup of tea?
One thing that kids can’t go without in the snow is a good pair of gloves or mittens. Knitted ones get soaked through, so you need something warm and waterproof. This tutorial is perfect for anyone with even a little sew-savvy, and will show you how to produce insulated, waterproof mittens in no time at all.
Sometimes we’re caught unawares, and we wake up to a winter wonderland. But no sled, because…who knew? This post gives you an entire list of makeshift and DIY sled ideas for when it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! From cardboard to sleeping bags, with this list you won’t ever have to miss out.
Does someone in your family have a winter birthday and laments the fact that they can’t have a pool party? This is something waaaay cooler! A sledding party. After all, the entertainment has been provided by Mother Nature! Follow these ideas for the perfect icy party with very little stress. It’s such a n-ice idea!
If you have a few woodworking tools lying about, you can turn your hand to this fabulous DIY vintage wooden sled! Using wood planks, screws, and paint or stain, you can create this beautiful sled that is full of nostalgia and whimsy. This guide from Twelve On Main gives step-by-step instructions to show you how.
Are you anticipating a season of heavy snow that will last? Do you have a big backyard? And finally, do you have some willing volunteers? Yes? Then turn your backyard into your own personal Luge! This guide gives you step by step instructions on how to put the extra into ordinary with your own frozen playground.