Super Fun Snow Toys

Speed downhill or stockpile snowballs with these cool snow toys for cold days.

Kids can't resist snow! It's the perfect reason to get outside and play, and snow toys keep kids busy and active despite the chill. These snow toys make the white stuff more wonderful, so be prepared for wintry weather with toys and gear. Then bundle up and enjoy!

Zipfy Freestyle Mini Luge

Zipfy freestyle mini luge sled

Even grownups can get in on the fun of this cool little sled. It's small, light (3.5 pounds) and easy to carry uphill, but still gives great speed. Hang on to the steering stick to really control your ride. Safe for ages five and up (up to 250 pounds).

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Ultimate Flyer Wooden Sled

Ultimate Flyer wooden sled snow toy
Mountain Boy Sledworks
If you want to invest in a family heirloom you can actually use, this handmade wooden sled fits the bill. It's made from thick birch planks (beautiful to look at) with plastic skids on the bottom (for great turning and tracking in the snow).

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Sand Toys

Beach Builder Create-a-Castle sand and snow toy
International Playthings

Don't let sand toys languish inside all winter. They make great snow toys too! The set pictured includes large and small brick molds and holders, plus a shovel; but any sand toys or molds you have in stock will do the job.

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Sno-Sculpture Kit

Sno-Sculpture snow toy kit
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This cute kit offers tools, molds, and a spray bottle to help kids think beyond the snowman and create tons of cool creatures. The kit includes weatherproof instructions to help kids build a robot, bunny, castle, penguin, dinosaur, and polar bear. And of course, they can use their imagination to create other sculptures too!

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Flexible Flyer Snowball Maker

Snow-baller and snow-block maker
LL Bean

Keep hands (just a little) less wet and snowy with the tong-style snowball maker, which lets kids quickly create a stash of projectiles. Also pictured: a brick-shaped mold, so kids can make perfect blocks for snow forts and other structures.

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Sportsstuff Inflatable Sleds

Sportsstuff Gizmo snowmobile sled

Whiz down the sledding hill on these cool inflatables. They're made of heavy-duty PVC and feature grab handles and extreme-sports styling (faux snowmobile anyone?).

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Geospace Ski Skooter

Ski Skooter snow toy

This cool scooter works on snow, grass, even carpet—any smooth surface. It operates just like a regular push scooter, with one foot pushing off the ground and the other balancing on the deck. Use the handle to help with balance and steering. This fold-up scooter can hold kids and adults up to 220 pounds.

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Glow Sno-Man Kit

Glow snowman kit snow toy
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Perk up your snowman with a glow-in-the dark hat, carrot, and buttons, plus add color with special snow markers. It's dark so early in wintertime, your snowman needs these luminescent accessories!

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Snowball Blaster

Snowball blaster snow toy
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Why toss your snowballs when you could launch them 80 feet away with this slingshot-style blaster. It even makes the snowballs for you (load the chamber with snow, then press down to form the balls). Smaller kids may have trouble with this one; save it for older children.

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