If you're looking for an adventurous, outdoorsy, or atheletic/sports related date, then look no further. From visiting batting cages to taking mountain hikes, this list of active date ideas is sure to have something that will catch your eye. Remember though, just because it's an active date doesn't mean it can't be a romantic one. Pay attention to the details and you'll have fun and romance!
Put together a map of nearby waterfalls and spend your day hiking to each of them. Bring along a picnic lunch and eat beside a waterfall.
Go Fishing in the Dark
Head out on a boat for romantic fishing in the dark by moonlight.
Grab a snorkel and a mask and head out to feed and view the fish. After you're done snorkeling, enjoy a picnic together on the beach.
Head out on a boat for an afternoon of fishing together. Bring along some wine and a picnic lunch.
Have a spa night together, complete with massages, oils, and sensual bubble baths.
Go to a 24 hour Walmart late at night and play with all the toys and chase each other around (with toy guns, etc.).
Get outdoors and dirty. Gardening is peaceful, relaxing, and a perfect activity to share with someone you love. If there's still a chill in the air where you live, move the gardening indoors. Plant something together and watch it grow, just like your love for each other. Awww. ;)
Ice Skating Together
Ice skating is fun whether it's at a rink or on an old fashioned frozen pond. Grab the skates and your sweetie for an active afternoon.
Football on TV
Pick up some takeout and cuddle on the couch during the game. For even more fun, turn the game into your own game. Sneak a kiss for every first down. Or, for every point scored, take a piece of clothing off.
Play Video Games
Spend the afternoon playing video games together. If you own a console, rent a few games from your local Blockbuster. If you don't have a console, you can rent them from your local store as well.
A fun date activity that often leads to more. ;) The key here is to be gentle!
Get outdoors and have a fun afternoon playing games together like tag or even hide and seek. Winner picks the restaurant for dinner.
Put together a map of all of the fountains in your city or a nearby bigger city then spend the afternoon visiting each fountain.
Bump with Bumper Boats
Most local amusement parks have bumper boat rides available. Have fun together splashing and spraying each other with water for the afternoon.
Cross Country Skiing
For the really active couple, head out for an afternoon of cross country skiing. When you get back in, enjoy a cup of hot cocoa together while you warm up and chat.
Go snow Skiing
If you're avid skiers, then this is already a given. For those that may not ski on a normal basis, head to the slopes for a day and take lessons together!
Race Remote Control Cars in the Park
Head to your local park and bring along a couple of remote control cars to race in a friendly game. Winner picks your lunch date.
Head to your local pub and play a friendly game or two of pool.
Get a dart board and play a friendly game together or head to your local pub and join in a game there.
Rent a canoe and row lazily along the river enjoy each other's company and some great conversation.
Take Out a Paddle Boat
Bring along a few sandwiches and head out for an afternoon on the lake in a paddle boat. If you can't take it for the afternoon, rent one for a couple of hours!