12 Best Ride on Toys for Toddlers
You can’t go wrong with ride on toys for toddlers. They love to use their feet to move themselves around and these scooter type toys give them the power to do that. These toys develop gross motor skills, balance and even social skills as toddlers love to ride over and say “hi”. From cars to motor bikes and trains to hoppers, this list of ride on toys should give you plenty of ideas to pick something that will suit your toddler.
PlasmaCar RedPlasmaCars are riding toys that span use from toddler age until kids are much bigger; this has a 200-pound weight limit. The PlasmaCar offers no pedals, gears or batteries. Children just sit on the toy and use their body weight to make it move. Quiet and easy to use for all ages, this toy is best used on a smooth surface, though kids are fond of racing these down streets and driveways.
Wheelybug LadybirdWheelybug ladybird ride on is a darling addition to any toy collection. Toddlers will love the ladybug design while parents will love the solid wood construction and multidirectional castors, that offer nearly unlimited mobility. The Wheelybug also comes in a bee, mouse, pig, hedgehog, cow, tiger and panda.
Radio Flyer Scoot-AboutRadio Flyer Scoot-About is a stylish little ride on bike, complete with streamers and a ringing bell. Designed for kids aged 1-3 years, you can add a basket to the front for carrying essential goodies.
VTech Baby 2-in-1 Trike to BikeVTech Baby 2-in-1 Trike to Bike has a speedometer that makes fun engine sound effects and the play mode teaches colors and shapes.
Fisher-Price Harley-Davidson Motorcycles Tough TrikeFisher-Price Harley-Davidson trike. It has a number of child friendly features including rugged tires, a stable wheel base and big foot pedals. There’s even a clicking “key” that gives kids the sense they are truly starting and driving the bike. For more kid fun, there’s a secret storage compartment under the seat where kids can store all the goodies they collect while “on the road”.
VTech Sit-to-Stand Alphabet TrainVTech Sit-to-Stand Alphabet Train starts as a great ride on toy for 1 year olds and eventually transitions into a toy for 3 year olds. The three different modes of play include the floor play mode, the walker mode and the ride on mode. The interactive learning center ensures that at each step of the way your child is learning everything from colors to numbers to songs and stories. This ride on toy includes a 6 page book that teaches letters and 13 double-sided blocks that feature the letters of the alphabet.
Little Tikes Classic Cozy Coupe Ride-onCozy Coupe. A staple in many homes, these are fun toys that toddlers can get hours of playtime from. The “ignition switch” lets kids get moving when they need to, while the petrol cap lets kids make-believe they are filling their car with gas. There’s a cubby in the back so kids can carry extra toys or food with them wherever they go.
The Fisher-Price Thomas with TrackFisher-Price Thomas with Track. You’ll hear squeals of delight as kids enjoy riding around and around on this battery powered car, which can be taken off the track and used as normal ride on.
Fisher-Price Smart Stages ScooterSmart Stages Scooter is a cool little ride on for toddlers that entertains them as they go. As your baby moves the scooter he or she is rewarded with sound effects, cute ditties and little songs. Pushing buttons will add learning content for letters, numbers and more.
Red Horse Hopperred horse hopper is all about durable fun. Riding toys don’t get much more classic and fun than this. Kids can hop around and delight in active play with this fun toy. A pump is included so the hopper can always be inflated to the perfect density.
Schylling Scuttlebug Lady Bug Ride OnScuttlebug lady bug ride on. It’s cute, to be sure, but also offers portability (thanks to its easy fold-up feature) and a fun design that kids love to play with. Ideal for children as soon as they are walking, this is generally perfect until kids are about 3 years old.
Step2 Whisper Ride IIStep2 Whisper Ride offers just that capability. Toddlers will love being pushed around in this, especially when they have cup holders for snacks and drinks and even a seatbelt to give them the sense of a true car ride. The handle can be removed for easy transport.
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