Snow day! Toy Insider Editor-in-Chief Jackie Breyer stopped by Fox & Friends to show off the best sleds, slingshots, and other toys perfect for fun in the snow. For more on the products featured in this segment, check out the notes below, and for a full rundown of the best toys of the year, check out our complete holiday toy guide.

      snow-moto-tech-4-kidsSnow Moto (Tech 4 Kids)

  • Get Ready For The Ultimate Thrill On The Hill with the Polaris Snow Moto.
  • The Snow Moto’s award winning design features: front end suspension, pro grip steering, full functioning brakes, tow rope docking station, adjustable seat, twin tip skis and cool Polaris graphics.
  • Also available as Star Wars-Storm Trooper
  • Ages: 6+
  • MSRP: $99.99
  • Available: Amazon, Walmart

sno-buddy-idealSno-Buddy (Ideal)

  • Sno-buddy snowman is a snow mold that lets you create a snowman in seconds.
  • Build a whole army to protect your yard in minutes!
  • Just pack each half of the mold with snow, snap them together and pull them apart to unleash your sno-buddy into the world.
  • Snowman stands 11in. Tall by 7in. Wide. Includes a 2-piece mold.
  • Ages: 5+
  • MSRP: $6.99
  • Available: Target


sno-princess-kit-idealSno-Princess Kit (Ideal)

  • Kids can build and decorate their snow princess.
  • Includes molds and plastic.
  • Ages: 5+
  • MSRP: $14.99
  • Available: Target



air-thunder-40-snow-boogie-wham-oAir Thunder 40” Snow Boogie (Wham-O)

  • 40” foam sled.
  • Perfectly fits two riders.
  • Includes 4 strong injection handles for maximum durability.
  • Features a slick bottom to offer maximum speed.
  • Available in tow different graphics.
  • Ages: 6+
  • MSRP: $19.99
  • Available: Amazon, TJ Maxx



sno-speedster-hedstromSno Speedster (Hedstrom)

  • Lightweight and easy for your little one to carry.
  • Large, easy grip handles for safe snow fun.
  • Comfortable, soft foam seat.
  • Polyethelene base allows for a smooth (and speedy) ride.
  • Features children’s favorite licensed characters.
  • Ages: 3+
  • MSRP: $24.99–$27.00
  • Available: Amazon



kidizoom-action-cam-vtechKidizoom Action Cam (VTECH)

  • The Action Cam is a great first video and a photo camera for kids and is durable enough to handle drops and tumbles. It can go anywhere kids go, and do anything kids do with two included mounts so they can attach it to their bike, skateboard, and more, making it perfect for interactive play and capturing life’s adventures.
  • It also comes with a waterproof case so they can take their videos and pictures up to 6 inches underwater – perfect for budding snorkelers and splashing fun!
  • The Action Cam features a 1.4 inch color LCD screen and can take stop-motion videos and time-lapse photos in addition to regular videos and photos.
  • Children can also explore their creativity with fun effects, frames and photo filters.
  • It’s easy to upload their photos and videos to a computer using the included micro USB cable so parents can choose to share them with family and friends.
  • For even more fun, they can also play three exciting games.
  • Ages: 4+
  • MSRP: 59.99

snoball-battle-pack-zimpli-kidsSnoBall Battle Pack (Zimpli Kids)

  • Create your own snow for all year round snowball fights!
  • The brand new SnoBall Battle Pack not only provides endless outdoor fun for children worldwide, it transforms a once seasonal experience into something that can be enjoyed all year round!
  • Simply add the SnoBall Battle Pack powder to water, watch it magically transform into realistic snow that you can mould to create your very own Snowballs! Get ready for snowball fights whatever the weather!
  • The SnoBall powder makes 60+ Snowballs which allow children to enjoy the magical experience numerous times.
  • The SnoBall Battle Pack guarantees 100% safe, playtime fun! The formula is stain free, non toxic, environmentally safe and non irritant.
  • Ages: 3+
  • MSRP: $7.99
  • Available: Toys “R” Us

sno-fling-it-idealSno-Fling It (Ideal)

  • The Sno-Fling It allows kids to make the perfect snowball.
  • Simply slide the handle up to pack it in, then release to hurl them far and fast!
  • Ages: 5+
  • MSRP: $11.00
  • Available: Amazon, Walmart

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Bill Reese

Bill Reese

Bill Reese is Business Operations Manager at Adventure Media & Events, where he's worked since 2014. A former editor at Playbill and graduate of SUNY–Purchase, he spends most weekends rooting for the New York Red Bulls pro soccer team and making subway systems out of Brio trains with his little boy Jonah.