Summer is getting closer and closer every day! Gather your family and friends or opt for some solo adventures and try some new activities. You never know what you’ll love until you try it, so dabble a little in everything the hobby world has to offer. Read on to learn four hobbies you should get into this upcoming summer!
Woodworking can be a serene, tranquil experience or an exciting one, depending on your tools. Avoid power tools if you want to create a relaxing setting and work with your hands. Of course, you can knock out bigger projects more quickly if you work with a table saw—it all depends on what you want to accomplish. Start with something small, like a box or whittling piece, and work your way to more ambitious projects!
Rock climbing is the perfect hobby for thrill-seekers and anyone looking to challenge themselves. With safety harnesses and spotters, you’re in no significant danger—but it won’t feel like that when you’re climbing a wall 30 feet above the ground! Rock climbing is a great way to work on your upper body and core strength while enjoying a somewhat unusual activity.
Gardening is a great hobby to start because there are so many levels of expertise to it. You can kick things off with easy-to-grow veggies like lettuce, carrots, cucumbers, and squash. Once you’ve harvested the fruits (well, vegetables) of your labor, you can step things up with trickier options like sweet corn, heirloom tomatoes, and potatoes. Then, enjoy all your freshly grown produce with your family!
Are you tired of the same fishing trips, day in and day out? There’s no need to repeat the same activity over and over this summer—instead, you should try something new! Night fishing is both tranquil and exciting. You’ll draw small critters and fish in with some underwater dock lighting. The movement of these smaller prey animals is all you need to entice bigger fish. How you catch these late-night fish is up to you!
Now that you know some hobbies you should get into this upcoming summer, try something new and learn what you love!