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Winter Word Search: Free Printable Activity for Kids

Download our two free printable winter word search puzzles to print for a fun and challenging winter activity for kids.

Hey there, puzzle-loving parents!

Ready to snuggle up indoors with the kiddos? Make a warm cup of cocoa and grab these free printable winter word searches! It’s a fun and challenging activity that’s perfect for days when you need to stay inside.

Winter word searches are not only a fantastic way to beat the cold-weather blues, but also an educational tool that can help improve your child’s vocabulary, spelling, and problem solving skills.

We’ve got you covered with two different options in word search difficulty, so you can choose the right word search for your kiddos, depending on the ages and abilities.

Terms of Use: Print as many copies as you need for your kids, your students, your after school group, campers, church group, etc. To share, please use a link to this page. Please do not sell, email, share digital copies online, or distribute them in any way for any other purpose. Thanks!

Free Printable Winter Word Search Puzzles

We’ve included an easy download for each sheet, plus a bigger download pack that includes both winter word searches and their respective answer sheets (just in case someone needs a little help!).

Look for the download of the full bundle at the bottom of the post.

Winter Word Search: 20 Words

There are 20 winter-themed words hidden in this puzzle! Can you find them all? Grab this printable for stronger readers who are up for more of a challenge. The words in this puzzle go every way except backwards.

word search puzzle sheet in black and white with cute winter characters

Winter Word Search: 10 Words

This smaller word search is a great option for beginning readers. The puzzle contains 10 words that are easy for younger kids to read. Also, there are no diagonal words.

winter themed word search puzzle sheet in black and white with 10 words and happy winter cartoon characters

Both Word Searches with Answer Sheets PDF

Has anyone has gotten stuck? Or, would you like to grab both word searches and have the answers handy? If so, grab the PDF download for the 4 page bundle that includes both winter word search puzzles with their answer keys.

Thanks for visiting and good luck with these word search challenges!