Most Popular Hobbies from A to Z (Huge List of Hobbies & Activities)

Are you looking for a new hobby? Check out our huge list of hobbies to get some ideas flowing and start something new!

A

  • Astrology
  • Acroyoga
  • Acting
  • Animation
  • Automobile Maintenance
  • Ant-Keeping
  • Axe Throwing
  • Art Collecting
  • Archery
  • Astronomy
  • Antiquing
  • Airsoft
  • Adult Sport Leagues
  • ATVing

B

  • Board Games
  • Bouldering
  • Badminton
  • Backpacking
  • Barbecuing
  • Bass Guitar
  • Banjo
  • Boxing
  • Bodybuilding
  • Bonsai
  • Bocce Ball
  • Baking
  • Basketball
  • BASE Jumping
  • Blogging
  • Bowling
  • Bread Making
  • Breakdancing
  • Billiards
  • Bingo
  • Bushcraft
  • Beach-combing
  • Beekeeping
  • Birdwatching
  • Beat Making
  • Beatboxing

C

  • Calligraphy
  • Candle Making
  • Canoeing
  • Canyoneering
  • Cardistry
  • Caving
  • Chess
  • Cheese Making
  • Coding
  • Coffee
  • Coloring
  • Collage
  • Collecting
  • Comic Books
  • Computer Programming
  • Composting
  • Cookouts
  • Cosplay
  • Couponing
  • Crafting
  • Credit Card Churning
  • Crocheting
  • Cross-Stitch
  • Cross-Word Puzzles
  • Cycling
  • Camping
list of hobbies includes camping and outdoor activities.  Car camping and text near expansive view of desert
photo: Christian Schrader

D

  • Dancing
  • Drawing
  • Darts
  • Disc Golf
  • Diorama Making
  • DJing
  • Dog Training
  • Dominoes
  • Drone Flying
  • Drums

E

  • Equestrianism
  • Embroidery
  • Engraving
  • Exercise

F

  • Fantasy Sports
  • Falconry
  • Fat Tire Biking
  • Fish Keeping
  • Fishing
  • Fly Tying
  • Flying Model Planes
  • Furniture Building
  • Foraging
  • Filmmaking
  • Fencing

G

list of hobbies includes playing guitar.  Close of backlit view of mans hands playing acoustic guitar
photo: Gabriel Gurrola

H

  • Hacky Sack
  • Hula Hooping
  • Hacking
  • Hang Gliding
  • Harmonica
  • Handball
  • Hammocking
  • Homebrewing
  • Heliskiing
  • Hobby Horsing
  • Hydroponics
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Horseshoes
  • Hockey

I

  • Ice Skating
  • Inventing
  • Ice Fishing

J

K

  • Karaoke
  • Karate
  • Kendama
  • Knife Making
  • Knitting
  • Knot Tying
  • Kombucha Brewing
  • Kayaking
  • Kubb
  • Kickboxing
  • Korfball
  • Kite Flying
  • Kite Surfing
rainbow kite against blue sky with clouds
photo: Aaron Burden

L

  • Lapidary
  • Lacrosse
  • Landboarding
  • Languages
  • Latte Art
  • Leather Crafting
  • Learn an Instrument
  • Live Streaming
  • Listen to Music
  • Listen to Podcasts
  • Lego Building
  • Lock Picking
  • LARPing
  • Long Boarding

M

  • Magic Tricks
  • Magic the Gathering
  • Macrame
  • Marathon Running
  • Martial Arts
  • Make-Up
  • Meditation
  • Metal Detecting
  • Memory Training
  • Meteorology
  • Metaverse
  • Mindfulness
  • Mixology
  • Museum Visiting
  • Model Building
  • Model Airplanes
  • Mölkky
  • Motorcycles
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountaineering
  • Mushroom Hunting
  • Music Production
close-up view of mushroom, our list of hobbies includes mushroom hunting
photo: Andrew Ridley

N

  • Needle Point
  • Nail Art
  • Noodling
  • NFT’s

O

  • Origami
  • Orienteering
  • Organizing

P

  • Painting
  • Photography
  • Pen Pals
  • Peak Bagging
  • Poetry
  • Pottery
  • Puppetry
  • Pilates
  • Pole Dancing
  • Pokémon Cards / Go
  • Pyrography
  • Paintball
  • Parkour
  • Paragliding
  • Poker
  • Power Lifting
  • Pickle Ball
close-up view of person picking up weight bar for a deadlift
photo: Victor Freitas

Q

  • Quad Biking
  • Quilting
  • Quilling
  • Quoits

R

  • Rapping
  • Reading
  • Record Collecting
  • Refurbishing Furniture
  • Remote Control Cars
  • Robotics
  • Rowing
  • Rafting
  • Rappeling
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Skating
  • Rugby
  • Running
  • Racquetball
  • Roller Derby

S

  • Scrapbooking
  • Saxophone
  • Sailing
  • Sand Art
  • Scuba Diving
  • Scootering
  • Sculpting
  • Sewing
  • Singing
  • Start a Side Hustle
  • Soapmaking
  • Songwriting
  • Stand-Up Comedy
  • Stand-Up Paddle Boarding
  • Storytelling
  • Stargazing
  • Sudoku
  • Swimming
  • Shooting
  • Skateboarding
  • Skiing
  • Skimboarding
  • Skydiving
  • Slacklining
  • Sled Dog Racing
  • Sledding
  • Sneaker Trading
  • Stockcar Racing
  • Sprouting
  • Stone Skipping
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Snowshoeing
  • Surfing
view of feet in snowshoes against snowy ground
photo: Leslie Cross

T

  • Table Tennis
  • Tattooing
  • Taxidermy
  • Taekwondo
  • Thrifting
  • Topiary
  • Tennis
  • Teqball
  • Terrariums
  • Travel
  • Trampolining
  • Tree Climbing
  • Trivia Nights
  • Tai Chi
  • Triathlons
  • Trail Running
  • Trap Shooting
  • Trainspotting

U

  • Upcycling
  • Unicycling
  • Urban Hiking
  • Ultimate Frisbee

V

view of computer with video editing software open
photo: Jakob Owens

W

X

  • X-Games Sports
  • Xbox

Y

  • Yard Games
  • Yo-yoing
  • Yoga
  • Yodeling
  • Youtube Channel

Z

  • Zumba
  • Zen Tangles
  • Zorbing

Hopefully our list of hobbies has inspired you to start something new! Check out our other blog posts for more hobby ideas…

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