Scavenger Hunt List for Halloween

carmel appleEnjoy nature and all things scary when you're out and about on a Halloween scavenger hunt. The following list is tailored to a pure Halloween theme that will get your ghosts and goblins into the spirit  and ready to party. Remember to instruct partygoers that they mustn't eat any candy that comes from a stranger until it's inspected.



  • Acorn
  • Apple (or caramel apple)
  • Candy corn
  • Candy wrapper
  • Fake spider
  • Flyer for a haunted house or Halloween event
  • Garlic clove
  • Gourd
  • Halloween mask
  • Miniature pumpkin
  • Old sheet
  • Orange or black candle
  • Paper ghost
  • Piece of orange paper
  • Popcorn ball
  • Popsicle stick
  • Pumpkin seed
  • Red leaf
  • Red lipstick
  • Rusty nail
  • Seasonal soda can
  • Straw (a piece of straw, or a straw for a drink)
  • Sucker
  • Trash bag
  • Trick-or-treat bag


How to Plan a Scavenger Hunt