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Scavenger Hunt List

This Scavenger Hunt List Will Help You Plan the Best Game Ever

Scavenger Hunt is an incredibly enjoyable game, which can be played at parties, in school and college events, and in any similar gathering of people. If you plan to organize this game, then go through this PartyJoys article for some great ideas on how to compile a unique and interesting scavenger hunt list, to make the game all-the-more fun to play.
PartyJoys Staff
Last Updated: Dec 10, 2017
In the game of Scavenger Hunt, individuals or teams are provided with a list of items which they have to gather. The list may also include tasks that have to be performed. The winner may either be the team that finishes first, or more often, the team that has accumulated the highest number of points within a stipulated period of time.
There are many variations to this popular game, and it can be adapted to suit any situation. It can be played on any scale: it can be a relatively restricted indoor hunt, to a neighborhood hunt, mall hunt, or even a road-trip hunt! Among the most popular scavenger hunts, is the mammoth event organized by the University of Chicago. This annual event takes place over four days, and has a hunt list that comprises over 300 items! The items included in it involve construction, performances, arts and crafts, travel, research, and finding obscure objects.
So, if you plan to organize this game in your next event, the listing ideas discussed here should provide you with the needed inspiration.
• A picture of 2 members in front of a McDonald's outlet
50 pts.

• A winter carnival pin
50 pts.

• A white rose
20 pts.

• A team member's grandfather's coat
150 pts.

• A Toronto road map
10 pts.

• An empty bottle of Chanel
250 pts.

• A beanie
50 pts.

• A tent, and it must be pitched
75 pts.

• White go-go boots
50 pts.

• A hula hoop
20 pts.

• A picture of 4 team members posing as the fantastic four
75 pts.

• Hop ten steps like a frog
10 pts.

• A Supertest logo
50 pts.

• A photographic film strip
50 pts.

• Anything that begins with the letter X
70 pts.

• Perform 3 traffic signals
20 pts.

• A Snoopy electric toothbrush
70 pts.

• A green umbrella
30 pts.

• A cowboy hat
10 pts.

• An eagle's feather
50 pts.

• A golf ball
50 pts.

• A model airplane
20 pts.

• A Thunder Cats drinking glass
50 pts.

• Sing along with the song Rihanna: We Found Love
100 pts.

• Fish net nylons
20 pts.

• A program from the Shaw Festival
50 pts.

• Nose hair clippers
25 pts.

• A 1968 yearbook
75 pts.

• A belt buckle with a truck on it
50 pts.

• Gumby or Pokey
75 pts.

• A tie dyed shirt
30 pts.

• Locate the tallest building in the neighborhood
250 pts.

• An Expo 86 Passport
70 pts.

• A ring from a bubble gum machine
30 pts.

• A toupee
40 pts.

• Red lace underwear
50 pts.

• An image of the Osmond Brothers when Donny was 12
100 pts.

• Silly putty
30 pts.

• A cricket bat and ball
50 pts.

• A boomerang
30 pts.

• A bus transfer
100 pts.

• A homemade kite
35 pts.

• A ticket stub from a Meatloaf or ELO concert
150 pts.

• An eyelash curler
30 pts.

• An Ouija board
75 pts.

• A trophy
20 pts.

• A list of the Blue Jay's first starting lineup
75 pts.

• A footlong shoe horn
40 pts.

• A wartime ration card
150 pts.

• An item that costs 50 cents
30 pts.

• A canoe
150 pts.

• A monocle
40 pts.

• A Farah Fawcett poster
50 pts.

• An Italian-English dictionary
30 pts.

• A toilet seat
50 pts.

• A hamster or guinea pig
30 pts.

• Leopard print underwear
40 pts.

• A unicycle
50 pts.

• A group member's bald baby photo
35 pts.

• An inflatable duck ring buoy
40 pts.

• The most hilarious thing you can find
75 pts.

• A tambourine
15 pts.

• A venus fly trap
100 pts.

• A yellow submarine
30 pts.

• A footsie
75 pts.

• Picture of 2 members at midnight (shown at a public clock)
75 pts.

The ideas mentioned in this list should inspire you to come up with a creative and fun scavenger hunt list for yourself. Do remember to take into consideration the participant's ages and their ability to commute. For kids below the age of thirteen, a list comprising toys, games, or even educational activities would be most appropriate. If the hunt is for a group of adults, the options are innumerable, with video hunts and road-trip hunts being the most popular.