07/06/2010 10:08 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

PHOTOS: Nine Unexpected Fun Green Summer Activities

We all want to live greener lives and what better way to do so then to green our summer fun? From the extra boost of vitamin D to the jolt of exercise, there are innumerable benefits to being outside. Go ahead, enjoy summer. But first, check out our slideshow of low-carbon outdoor summer activities.

Whether you decide to take a hike, host a scavenger hunt or pick your own berries, make each green summer activity into a celebration of summer. Don't forget to vote on your favorites and, as always, tell us about your top green summer activities in the comments.