Play Games

Designed to inspire curiosity, teamwork, and a love for the great outdoors, our games offer fun experiences for young adventurers. Here are a few aspects that make our games fun and unique to Nature Rangers:

  1. Interactive Adventures: Our program turns the great outdoors into a playground of endless possibilities. From classic games like tag and capture the flag to nature-themed twists on scavenger hunts and relay races, every activity is designed to get children moving, laughing, and fully engaged with their surroundings. 
  2. Educational Engagement: While our games are all about fun, they also offer valuable opportunities for learning and skill-building. Through interactive challenges and hands-on activities, children develop essential life skills such as communication, problem-solving, and teamwork. Guided by experienced instructors, they learn about ecology, biology, and environmental science in a way that’s engaging and memorable. With every game, children deepen their understanding of the natural world and their place within it.
  3. Unleashing Creativity: We encourage children to unleash their creativity and imagination through free play and games that spark curiosity and inspire innovation. Whether they’re designing a fort from fallen branches, inventing new outdoor games with friends, or crafting nature-inspired art installations, every activity invites children to think outside the box and express themselves authentically. With nature as their canvas, the possibilities are as endless as the wilderness itself.
  4. Building Connections: Our games aren’t just about competition – they’re about building connections, forging friendships, and fostering a sense of community. Through cooperative challenges and group activities, children learn the value of teamwork, empathy, and respect for others. Whether they’re cheering each other on in a relay race or working together to solve a nature-themed puzzle, every game strengthens bonds and creates lasting memories that will stay with them long after the adventure ends.
  5. Inspiring Adventure: Every game we play is an opportunity for adventure. Whether they’re exploring hidden trails, climbing trees, or splashing in a mountain stream, children are encouraged to embrace their sense of wonder and embrace the thrill of discovery. With safety as our top priority, our experienced staff ensure that every game is not only fun but also safe, allowing children to push their boundaries and explore the wilderness with confidence and joy.

Join us to invent your own and play games in the outdoors!

Tracy is the Founder and CEO of Nature Rangers Wilderness Programs. She is a certified Forest School Teacher, nature enthusiast, homeschool mom, public speaker, and a board-certified holistic nutritionist. She holds certifications in Emotional Development, Elementary Montessori, Wilderness First Aid, Leadership and has a Master's Degree from UC Santa Barbara. She currently lives in Santa Barbara with her family.