Despite sounding like a game out of its time, horseshoes is quite popular around parts of the U.S. And it sounds so easy to do, too. Just pick up a horseshoe, throw it at a post, and hopefully, it hits or hooks around a stake.
All you need is a decent aim, right? Well, not exactly.
What better way to relive those long-lost childhood memories than with an exciting game of connect four? Or better yet, a gigantic game of connect four!
Outdoor, oversized versions of many of our favorite childhood games have seen a surge in popularity in recent times. Along with giant Jenga, giant connect four is one of the most popular games in that genre.
Some may see golf as an elite sport. Others may refer to it as a “gentleman’s sport”, strictly reserved for professional athletes and membership clubs.
What if I told you that this assumption was wrong? You don’t have to be a distinguished member of a country club to play golf. You can even improve your skills in golf without stepping out of your home.
Molkky, or Mölkky, is a fun lawn game that requires some skill, a bit of strategy, and a healthy dose of luck.
It has long been one of Europe’s popular outdoor games, and in recent years, Molkky has also slowly become a hit in backyards across the US. It’s easy enough to learn and promises hours of fun for all ages.
Cornhole is one of the most popular outdoor backyard games in the United States, and it’s not challenging to understand why. Cornhole doesn’t require a ton of pricey equipment, it’s easy to learn, and almost anyone can play it!
However, getting that toss just right takes a little practice. Learning how to throw a cornhole bag can change your outdoor fun for the better, and there’s never been a better time to start practicing.
As a backyard game fanatic, I must say that Kubb is one of my favorite games, for various reasons. This game requires skill and strategy, but is also simple enough for a lazy afternoon outside with friends and family.
Over the years, I’ve tried and tested quite a few Kubb game sets, and while most of them are quite similar, there are noticeable differences in quality.