Are you fed up with fighting with your kids to get them away from screens and outside in the yard? Make this summer less of a battle with this list of outdoor toys for 7 year olds. The toys in here are sure to grab the attention of every child and soon they’ll be spending more time outside than in!
EzyRoller Classic Ride On
If you want to buy your child something other than a bike or scooter, the EzyRoller Ride On is a great alternative. It doesn’t have pedals, the foot bar allows your child to steer it using leg movements. It’s available in 11 colors too so there’s one for every child.
Djubi Dart Ball
The Djubi dart ball is one of the best toys for 7 year olds that improves their hand eye coordination skills. Shoot balls at the target net with the dart ball mini launcher – earning points depending on where they land. It’s fun for all ages and folds away for quick and easy storage.
Bounty Hunter BHJS Junior Metal Detector
For kids who want to find another solution to earning pocket money, the Bounty Hunter junior metal detector is the perfect toy. It will keep them entertained for hours as they hunt around the garden and the local park for stacks of gold and treasures galore.
ALEX Toys Active Play Paddle Tether Ball
This is a classic outdoor toy and one which we all probably remember playing when we were children. For such a simple game, it’ll bring your children hours of entertainment this summer and if you’re looking for toys for 7 year olds, this one is absolutely perfect.
Wham-O Mini Frisbee Golf Disc Set
Frisbee is such a fun game and it’s a simple way to get your children up and active in your backyard. But if you’re worried they’re going to fling it into your neighbor’s garden, this golf disc set will give them something to aim for and also improve their coordination.
Faux Bow 3 Archery Set
Aspiring Katniss Everdeens and Robin Hoods will need to get practicing their archery skills as soon as possible to become pros. The Faux Bow 3 is a kid friendly alternative to real bow and arrows; the lightweight bow feels like a real bow and shoots the safe foam arrows over 100ft.
Hog Wild Toys Air Strike Catapult
Kids love anything which can be launched and this Strike Catapult will be perfect for all 7 year olds. The base has grips which will stick to a surface, making it secure. All that’s left to do is load it up, aim and fire! The foam balls can soar up to 40 feet.
ChalkScapes Mandala Stencils and Outdoor Sidewalk
Encourage your seven year old to become the next sidewalk Picasso with these outdoor stencils and chalks. The two stencils feature a variety of patterns and shapes, and 24 stick chalks and 6 jumbo chalks mean that they can really let their creativity take over as they create a masterpiece on the sidewalk.
Step2 Extreme Roller Coaster Ride-On Playset
This is the ultimate in outdoor toys for 7 year olds. Every child wants a rollercoaster in their backyard and now they can. It has 9ft of durable track and a cart which is easy for them to climb in and out of independently. It’s also easy for them to push the cart back up the track on their own.
Big Time Toys Sumo Bumper Bopper
As we all know, children love to bump and play fight with their siblings and friends. Keep them safe with these Sumo Bumper Boopers. They have to pull the inflatable circle up around their waist and then bump into each other…all without hurting themselves.
Original Stomp Rocket Stunt Planes
Providing hours of entertainment, the Stomp Rocket is perfect for all kinds of outdoor fun. Whether it’s a summer BBQ, a family gathering or a backyard pool party, your 7 year old and his friends will never get bored of these three amazing stunt planes.
Toysmith Zip Ball
A fun outdoor game for two people, this game is so easy to play but it’ll provide your 7 year old with hours of entertainment. The aim of the game is to send the football whizzing back and forth using the handles to move the strings.
Did you ever think you’d be considering buying a game which means you have to throw rubber chickens at a target disc? Well that game is real and we promise you that it is loads of fun, and it’ll bring a whole new dimension to family game nights this summer.
Step2 Kickback Soccer Goal And Pitch Back
For a child who is into sports, getting them outside and playing is important, and with this soccer goal, you can help them fine tune their ball skills all while having fun with them. It also comes with 2 hockey sticks so you can practice that game as well.
Kids Scavenger Hunt
The hunt is on with this kid’s scavenger hunt game. With two sets of cards – indoors and outdoors – the race is on to find all of the items on the cards. In teams, they’ll hunt for things like shoes and flowers, and the first team to find everything wins.
This outdoor toy is perfect for taking wherever you want, whether it’s the beach or your backyard. Djubi is an updated version of the simple game of catch, but this one has a twist. Using the launch hook, you can make your ball soar up to 100ft in the air.
Inflatable Water Slide Splash Slip N Slide
You know summer is coming when you have to get the paddling pool out. But why not add an extra element to this year’s pool parties with this awesome inflatable water slide? At 18 feet long, it has three lanes so there’ll be no fighting over whose turn it is next.
Scientific Explorer Backyard Kit
Explore the scientific wonders of your backyard with your seven year old with the Scientific Explorer backyard kit – with the 2-way viewer, bug net, chalk, string, crayon, collecting case, tweezers and explorer guide, they’ll be an expert on creepy crawlies and nature in no time.
Vivitar Nerf 10 Mile Walkie Talkie Set
Before mobile phones, we had walkie talkies. And even now, with all the technology around, kids will still enjoy the simple pleasure of using a walkie talkie. This one has a 10 mile communication range so you could even use it to keep in touch with your child while they’re out playing.
Toysmith Rainbow Stunt Streamer
Who knew it was possible to create your very own rainbow? Kids can make their own magical rainbow of color with this multi-colored stunt stream and create huge, fluid shapes, loops and spirals by waving it in the air. It measures a massive 6.5 feet for loads of possibilities.
WOW Super Slide
This is the perfect toy for hot sunny days. The WOW Super Slide will become your number 1 toy to pull out whenever the weather is warm. The 25 foot lawn slide has a sprinkler system and super-slick embossed PVC which means you won’t need to add soap to get it slippery.
Franklin Sports Combo Set
This Sports Combo Set contains everything you need to have an amazing summer with your family. It contains five outdoor games which you can use every time you’re in the backyard. Whether you choose to play badminton or use the flying disc, it’ll provide many days of fun.
Pacific Play Tents Kids Hunt'n Cabin Tent
If your kids long for cabin vacations but you hate the thought of long drives, cold weather and lots of insects, this ‘hunt’n cabin’ play tent is the solution. Let their imagination go wild as they play inside the pop-up cabin, that’s large enough to accommodate three or more friends, toys and small furniture.
Razor A3 Scooter Clear
Scooters provide endless fun and transportation for young children. This Razor scooter features cool green accent features, a springless shock-absorbing system for a smoother ride, and rear fender brake for quick and safe stops. It can easily be folded, and carrier and is made of aircraft-grade aluminum for frequent use.
MIAWHEELS Kick Scooter
This is the coolest way for your child to get around the neighborhood and see all his friends this summer. Not only does it look super sleek and polished, it also folds up and is easily carried with a strap. It’s also good for you when you have to carry it for him!
Little Tikes Jump 'n Slide Bouncer
Bring some fun to your backyard this summer with this awesome Jump ‘n’ Slide Bouncer. It has mesh sides which means you can watch your child without fear that they’re going to hurt themselves and the slide on the front provides a fun way to get on and off.
Backyard Exploration Critter Case
Kids are fascinated by all things creepy crawly and this Critter Case is a safe way to allow them to look and learn about insects and bugs. It has an easy open hatch which will let them capture the bugs safely and also release them back into the grass without causing them any harm.
Kids Huffy Storm Troopers Bike
With the launch of the new Star Wars films, a whole new generation has been able to discover this amazing set of movies. If your 7 year old is one of them, they’ll fall in love with this Stormtrooper bike. There’s also training wheels included so they can learn how to ride with them.
Tidal Storm Hydro Swirl Spinning Sprinkler
Splash around the yard and cool down in warmer months with the Tidal Storm Hydro Swirl Spinning Sprinkler. Fun for all ages, the sprinkler features six wiggle tubes that sporadically shoot water in all directions, and kids can spin the toy for even more fun.
COOP Hydro Lacrosse
Getting kids off the sofa is important, especially as the weather is getting warmer. This lacrosse set is available in 3 different colors and comes with two soft handled sticks and a matching ball. Bring them out at the next family BBQ and get some friendly competition going.
Gardening Tools for Kids
Having an interest in gardening can start young and if you’re keen to get your kids outside with a shovel, this gardening kit is a perfect beginner’s set. It contains a little tool bag with three essential gardening tools, a watering can and a guide to teach them about nature.
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Diy Kid's Climbing Wall and Cargo Net
If you don’t have a lot of backyard space but you still want your kids to have fun toys to play on, this tutorial will show you how to make a climbing wall and cargo net. It’s a lot cheaper than buying one from a store and your kids can get involved as well.
Diy Backyard Explorer Kit
Sometimes homemade toys are so much more fun than the store bought ones and this DIY backyard explorer kit is proof of that. Follow the tutorial and you’ll be able to make your 7 year old an awesome outfit with accessories to explore the wilderness on your back garden.
Tetherball is a fun game which children love but if you don’t want to get one from the store, you can use this tutorial and make one for yourself. It’s super simple and your children will love going outside in the backyard to play with it.
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