Toddler Biking


Skill: Balance

30 minutes


• Small tricycle or riding toy with 3-4 wheels


  1. Go for a walk with your toddler riding alongside.
  2. Stay on sidewalks of quiet streets and park pathways.

    TIP: Make sure your child always wears a helmet.

    TIP: This basic “wheeling” helps develop balance and leg strength.


• With toddlers ages 3-4, consider introducing them to a balance bike (two wheels but no pedals)


This activity develops balance, coordination, and strength in the legs in preparation for more advanced cycling activities at older ages.

Suggested Age1-4 years