This website has lots of free treasure hunt ideas for you to use to create a great scavenger hunt or treasure hunt. There are searches, treasure hunt challenges, codes and puzzles available to help give you some clue ideas. You could adapt some of our various ideas to make your own treasure hunts, which are a great way to spend an afternoon solving clues and having fun. For a challenge try encrypting some clues, creating riddles or even creating your own cryptex.
See the Treasure Hunt Ideas for Adults page for some clue ideas on how to make a good treasure hunt for grown-ups!
You can also use our free treasure hunt idea tool to create a treasure hunt online. The tool has loads of clue ideas in different formats (alphabet substitution, flag signals, mirrored writing etc) and fifty locations you would find around the home that would be suitable for hiding clues. This gives our treasure hunt creator almost 400 clues to choose from! In addition, you can add your own clues to your treasure hunts; simply use the "Create your own clue" option.