Outdoor Activities You Need To Be Doing This Summer
Summer is here! Wahoo! Time for fun, family vacations and the chance to kick back and relax. My favorite part about summer is the great weather that allows me to do so many fun outdoor activities. Here are some fun summer activities you should try this summer:
Read A Book In Your Favorite Outdoor SpotWhether it’s in my backyard in my hammock, sitting by the beach or laying on a blanket in the park, reading a book outside during the summer is one of my favorite things to do. There is something so relaxing about being out in the fresh air, quietly reading a good book and enjoying everything that summer has to offer.
Go Camping With Your Friends/FamilyCamping is one of the most popular summer traditions. It can be as simple as pitching a tent in your backyard for the night or as much as driving to the mountains in the middle of nowhere and laying beneath the stars. Even the least outdoorsy people, like me, can enjoy camping if you’re with people you care about.
Splash Around At A Nearby Pool/ Water ParkWhile summer brings fun and sun, in a lot of places it also brings very hot weather. The kind of weather where you can only be outside for short periods of time during the day. The best cure to a hot day is to find a pool, go to the beach, get a day pass to a water park or even turn your sprinkler on and cool yourself off. There is something so refreshing about a dip in a pool on a hot day.
Sit Outside At Your Favorite RestaurantsEven though you can go to your favorite restaurants any time of year, summer is a great time to move your meal outside and sit under an umbrella while you eat and get some fresh air. If it is too hot, getting into a nice air conditioned building for a great meal is also a great getaway during the summer.
Indulge In Ice Cream and PopsiclesMy favorite cure for the summer heat is to eat lots of ice cream and popsicles. There is something so satisfying about eating ice cream on a hot day. You can also opt in for a healthier option if you choose and try some fruit salad for a refreshing summer snack.
Gather Around The Campfire And Roast MarshmallowsOnce the sun goes down, the best end to a great summer day is to roast marshmallows and make s’mores by the campfire. After dark, temperatures drop and the fire is just what you need to warm up a bit while enjoying a yummy marshmallow treat.
Summertime brings a chance for some of the best activities and these are just a few you can do to make the best of your summer vacation. The key is to relax, have fun, and enjoy all that summer has to offer.