Tunnel Crawl

Duration: any

Age: baby, toddler, parent

Skill for Bub: Muscle builder, Just for fun, Mind builder


Babies love tunnels, and this game is easy and fun to make.

Developing balance and building muscles will help your baby one day navigate on her own two feet. Activities such as crawling, climbing, taking a few steps with assistance and squatting all help her body prepare to take those first steps. Help Baby explore her world through this adventurous tunnel game!

Tunnel Crawl

What You’ll Need:

  • Cardboard boxes
  • Tape
  • Scissors

What To Do:

  • Cut the flaps off of three cardboard boxes and tape the boxes together to form a tunnel.
  • Place Baby at one end and then go to the other end. Peer into the tunnel and encourage her to crawl through. Make sure to cheer her on as she crawls through.
  • Once she has tired of crawling through the tunnel, sit with her and help her decorate the tunnels with crayons. Her scribbles will delight her and add interest to your homemade tunnel system!