Kids absolutely love getting outdoors and exploring hidden treasures with a kids metal detector. Owning a quality kids metal detector is a great way to get your child off the screens and out into nature, be it on the beach, in the park or in the bush.
Once your child finds their first cool target they will be hooked and will want to spend all their time outside, in the fresh air looking for their next amazing discovery.
Metal detecting is a fun and healthy hobby and is one that can be enjoyed by the whole family. Taking a kids metal detector to the beach or on your next family picnic will ensure that your children will be entertained all day long. No more being asked "can we go now?" You can spend your day relaxing while they are off exploring.
Kids metal detectors are excellent to take on camping trips. They are compact, light and can easily be packed along with the rest of your camping gear.
Campgrounds are a brilliant place for your child to find old relics, coins and treasures. Most campsites have been around for decades which means there are loads of old relics for them to find. With their kids metal detector in hand they can search around fire pits, benches or any public areas where people would gather to cook, eat or socialise.
As us parents know, kids can often get bored in the great outdoors, especially when they feel like there is nothing fun to do. But with a metal detector they can be entertained all day long while you as a family explore the nature around you.
How do you know which kids metal detector is good for your child?
While any of the models listed below are great for kids of all ages, if you are looking for some suggestions, we have selected a few models to help you narrow down your search.
For ages 4-8 years we would recommend the following models: