The Best Hashtags for Outdoors Lovers


While there is nothing I love more than disconnecting in nature, I also love photographing our outdoor adventures. And, sharing those photos on social media

Photography and the outdoors have always gone hand in hand, and if you love both, Instagram is the place to be. Its easy to get lost for hours scrolling through the thousands (maybe even millions) of shared photos of our incredible natural world.

The Best Hashtags for Outdoors Lovers

Love 'em or hate 'em, as a blogger and social influencer, hashtags are extremely important. Whether you're a lifestyle blogger, fashion and beauty blogger, mommy blogger or any niche in between, hashtags play an important role in growing your online community and influence.

Hashtags are also the key to getting those beautiful outdoors photos seen in that sea of millions. 

The hashtags you select must be carefully curated in order to maximize visibility before it gets buried by the next big adventure.

New to hashtags? I recently shared this post about the importance of utilizing hashtags on Instagram, including the 30 best hashtags for mommy bloggers. If you're new to the hashtag game, you'll want to start here

The Best Hashtags for Outdoors Lovers

For outdoors lovers, the number of relevant hashtags is endless. 

Need a little help to get started? Below is a list of the most popular nature-, adventure- and outdoor-related hashtags, as well as some of my favourites. Copy and paste this list into the notes section of your computer or phone. Add or subtract hashtags relevant to the photo subject, and watch your engagement grow. 

Please be warned, exploring the photos associated with these hashtags may spark a serious case of wanderlust and the need for adventure. Or, they maybe inspire you to seek out some seriously beautiful new outdoor spaces and travel destinations. Enjoy!


Top 30 Instagram Hashtags for Outdoors Lovers



#freshair30
#getoutside
#getoutdoors
#nature
#keepitwild
#lovelifeoutside
#staywild
#naturelovers
#natureseekers
#outdoors
#outdoorslover
#neverstopexploring
#REI1440project
#optoutside
#getoutstayout
#mothernature
#lovetheoutdoors
#wildandfree
#adventure
#wildernessculture
#outdoorslife
#goodtimesoutside
#wearestillwild
#outdooradventurephotos
#simplyadventure
#wanderlust
#exploremore
#goexplore
#stayandwander
#adventurecalling

Other Hashtags to Use


If you have kids, be sure to include children-related hashtags.


For example:
#canadianoutdoorfamilies
#wildkids
#wildchild
#letthembelittle
#curiouslittleexplorers
#naturechild
#raiseawildchild
#wildandfreechildren
#raisingkidswild
#naturekids
#outdoorkids
#childhoodunplugged
#adventureparenting


Tag your location. 


For example:
#TorontoIslands
#Ontario


Bonus to tagging the location - there is a chance you may get a regram!

Tag your activity. 


For example:
#hiking
#camping
#swimming
#kayaking
#fishing


Use hashtags relevant to what is being shown in the photo. 


For example:
#lake
#ocean
#sunset
#sunrise
#picnic
#forest

The Best Hashtags for Outdoors Lovers

Bottom line - hashtags are important. If you don't use them, the only people that will see your content will be your followers, and maybe your mom. 

Check out To & Fro's Instagram to see how I effectively utilize hashtags to increase engagement and influence. 


What are your favourite hashtags? Any tips or tricks? I'd love to hear!