Best Outdoor Toys for 9 to 12 Year Olds

Outdoor Toys for Kids Aged 9 to 12 Years Old

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Are you looking for outdoor toys for kids aged between 9 and 12 years old.
Look no futher, we have selected over 15 toys that are perfect for tweens to burn off energy and play.
From basketball hoops to electric motorbikes, spikeball games to drones and razor jett heelies to basketball hoops - there is sure to be something to entertain every active kid.



A stunt scooter is an awesome option of outdoor toy for a tween.

They can start trying out hops, jumps and tricks and when they gains confidence take it to the skate park. Stunt scooters are also good for short commutes to school, a friend's house or the park. Why not get a mini ramp to go with the stunt scooter so they can practice tricks.

Mini Launch Ramp


If they scooter, skateboard, inline skates or even remote control cars, they will probably love a ramp to start learning to do tricks on.

The ramp is small, but can gives kids the confidence to practice their tricks before they go to the skate park.

Also have fun racing remote control cars or trying it out with a skateboard or bike.

It's easily portable so you can transport it wherever you need to use it whether that be the driveway, backyards, or even the park.

Lazer Tag


Lazer tag is so much fun.

The Lazer tag is a complete system that features four Lazer tag blasters and four vests for fun, action-packed Lazer battles.

It can be played outdoors (or indoors) - anywhere there is space.

It's a great game for adults and kids to play together.

Nerf Super Soaker


Kids love water fights, so why not arm them up with a nerf super soaker or other water blaster.

​The super soaker featured has a fortnite theme.

It holds up to 1 liter of water so they can really give his opponents a soaking!

It's easy to fill and easy to fire.

​Open the cap and fill the tank, then pump the handle back

Electric Scooter


This electric scooter is a great gift for 9 to 12 year old thrill seekers.

It goes up to 15mph which is the fastest electric scooter Razor make. A slightly slower electric scooter and another good option is the Razor E200 which goes up to 12mph.

Get up to 40 minutes of continuous use on one charge.

Bow and Arrow Set


This is a good beginner archery set for 9 to 12 year olds.

The bow and arrow adopts the left and right hand riser design, which can be used for left and right hand shooters.

It’s easy for beginners to practice, event for those that aren’t familiar with archery.

It’s made of fibreglass and riser which is strong and durable.

Ripster Ripster Castor Board


The compact Ripster is a smaller version of the RipStik Classic, with a shorter wheel base ideal for smaller riders with a narrower stance or for those who want to do more tricks.

The ripstick boards act like a skateboard/snowboard hybrid.

They are perfect for boys and girls who like playing outside and would be excited to have a go with a new outdoor toy.

Reaction Ball - Baseball Agility Trainer


This little ball makes a fab stocking filler. It’s a rubber six sided ball and its design causes the ball to leap and pop randomly.

​You can never be sure which way it's going to go. It’s unpredictable nature makes it a great tool for improving hand and eye co-ordination and reaction time which can be beneficial for a lot of sports especially baseball.

It can be played with on its own against a wall or hard surface or play with it in a group or with one other person.



Sometimes the simplest toys are the best and a basketball is a fun toy that 9 to 12 year olds will enjoy practising with, bouncing and shooting hoops at the local park.

The basketball come in different sizes with a size 5  being recommended for 9 to 11 year olds and size 6 for 12 to 14 year olds.

Although some 9 to 12 year olds prefer the size 7 which is the standard size for male adults aged 15 and above. Size 6 is the recommended size for women.

Skateboards Complete 22 Inch Mini Cruiser

This is a great mini skateboard for an 11 year old beginner.

It's in a cool color too.

Great for cruising and trying out some small tricks.

Razor Jetts Heels Wheels


Razor Jetts Heels wheels are super fun.
They are easy to take on and off and fit any size shoe.
They glide really easily and quickly, much more smoothly than heelies.
They feature easily removable spark pads for extra fun.
They support riders up to 220lbs
They are easy to control and come in two different color designs pink and black or green and black. Kids love these skates.



Spikeball is a fun outdoor game which can be played at the park, beach, camping or in the backyard. It's super portable so can be played anywhere. If you have room, it can be played indoors too.

The game involves placing the net at ankle level between a pair of two-player teams. You smack the palm-sized ball down on the net so it ricochets up at your opponents.

They have up to three hits between them (just like volleyball) to control it and bounce it back to you. When they miss, you score. First team to 21 wins.
Perfect family game which is simple to learn to play but great fun.

Razor Electric Motocross Off-Road Bike


9 to 12 year olds will love riding around on this electric street bike. The recommended age is 13 plus but many younger kids use this bike (check out the reviews on Amazon.) It depends on the child in question if they are ready for it.

It powers riders at speeds of up to 14 mph (22 km/h) with up to 30 minutes of continuous use.

The bike features adjustable-angle, riser-style handlebars, spoked wheels with 12” pneumatic, knobby tires, retractable kickstand, and hand-operated rear brake



Drones are lots of fun.

The Sandrock U52 drone has some nice features for beginners including a one key for take off and landing. It also has a one key return feature, (press it and the drone will automatically come back). This is great as it stops kids from losing the drone.

Kids and beginners will love the low speed option, so they can learn how to fly the drone at their own pace.

There is also a headless mode, which means it doesn't matter which way the drone is facing when you fly it.

Table Tennis Set


Turn any table into your next ping pong table.

The retractable ping pong net fits any table up to 72" wide and is 2" thick.

It can be played on an outdoor table but you can also play on many other flat surfaces such as a dining table, a coffee table or a kitchen table.

It sets up in seconds and comes with high quality table tennis paddlers and balls.

Razor Scooter


The Razor scooter E100 is a fun gift for a 10 year old.

It is great for getting her to where she wants to go whether that be outside the house, to the shop, to a friend’s house or to school.

The scooter can reach speeds of up to 10 mph and uses a simple kick start motor.


These rollerblades come in four different sizes.

They are easy to adjust making them the perfect fit for growing children.

The wheels light up which gives the rollerblades and extra cool factor.

They have some high end features which include 82A polyurethane wheels and high quality ABEC-7 bearings

Razor Pocket Mod Miniature Scooter


She will really be "too cool for school" on this scooter.

It's super fun and has a variable engine speed that can go up to 15 mph and up to 40 minutes continuous use (up to 10 miles) on one charge.

The 12 inch pnuematic tyres with rear suspension offer a smooth ride.

Other features include a retractable kickstand and a padded seat.

SKLZ Solo Soccer Trainer


If they loves soccer this soccer trainer is a great training aid. It has an adjustable waistband which will fit round a player's waist waist. This is attached to an 6 foot long elastic cord which stretches up to 18 feet. You attach a ball to the end of the cord. It can work with any balls whatever size (size 3, 4 and 5 balls). Practice passes, kicking, touches and throw ins without any other players needed.
A great training aid which will help improve  soccer skills independently.



Hovershoes are super fun.

Simply slip your feet into them and roll, jump and skate your way to where you want to go.

They can reach speeds of up to 10km/h so they can get you to your destination super quickly.

They can be used both indoor and outdoors.


Basketball hoop

Basketball hoops and stand are a great way to get kids outdoors, moving around, practicing their hand/eye co-ordination, building their strength, stamina and burning off energy.

Look for a basketball hoop that can easily be height adjusted as it will grow with your child.

Also look for one which is weather and rust resistant.

Wham-O Trac Ball Racket Game

This is suitable to play with kids of all ages from around 6 years plus which makes it a great game to play with all generations. Kids, parents, uncles, aunties and grandparents can all join in.

The set contains two rackets and two balls, rackets are jumbo-sized for easy catching but you'll have a lot of fun running and catching.

Play in the backyard, at a picnic, camping, on the beach or wherever there is space.

Unbeatable fun in the sun!



Hoverboards are great fun.

They can be used indoors and outdoors.

The board features has 6.5” wheels and is easy to learn how to ride.

You can also get a go kart attachment seat to go with a hoverboard for extra fun.


The Aerobie flying disc has LED lights inside so you can light up your game on frisbee.

Great to play at the park or on the beach. Perfect for games with the family or games with friends.

Badminton Set

Set up a game on badminton at the park, on the beach or anywhere there's space.

This set comes with a portable net, four rackets and two birdies.

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