Buddy Bison’s Backyard Bingo and National Park Service Coloring Sheets

Are you running out of easy, creative ideas to entertain the family? At the National Park Trust, Buddy Bison, our wooly mascot is here to help provide some fun by bringing parks to kids. This week check out Buddy Bison’s Backyard Bingo (say that three times fast!) that has 24 unique ways for you and your family to stay connected with the outdoors. We’ve also included National Park Service coloring sheets for rainy days and an impressive set of national marine sanctuary virtual dives from around the globe.

We have a new take on the classic game Bingo. Click the link below for all of the instructions and to download Buddy Bison’s Backyard Bingo. Complete as many of the listed activities as you can over a seven-day period and then cross out the corresponding squares on your Bingo card.

Every “bingo” earns a prize! Don’t worry parents, we’ve got you covered with prize suggestions.



Dreaming of future family park adventures? We are bringing parks to you with coloring sheets from the National Park Service. Download, print, and color scenes from Tallgrass Prairie, Padre Island, Statue of Liberty, and three more parks. You can use crayons, markers, and colored pencils, or you can get creative with other craft supplies you have at home.

Share your finished pages with us using the hashtag #BuddyBison!