Learning to walk can be quite a challenge. It’s always a good idea to find toys that can help them with their skills development. Our choice of the top riding toys for toddlers includes toys that can do just that.
#1 Step2 Whisper Ride II
In addition to helping develop walking skills, the Step2 Whisper Ride II can double as a parent helper as well.
This toy can be pushed or pulled. Toddlers love to go for rides in it because it looks like a car. It has a steering wheel with a horn that works for kids and it also has a safety strap on the seat.
The wheels are Quiet Ride, so you don’t have to worry about them being noisy. The front of the car where the child sits has two cup holders, but there’s also one on the back handle for adults.
This handle can be folded down in case you want to store or take the Ride somewhere. For convenience, adults can store items under the hood of the car when you’re taking your toddler for a ride in it. It is available in blue and pink.
#2 Digger scooter, Ride-on excavator, Pulling cart, Pretend play construction truck
Some of the best toys are the ones that can be used in many different ways – such as the Digger scooter, Ride-on excavator, Pulling cart, Pretend play construction truck. The toddler can sit in the seat and use the handle to make the arm raise or lower.
If they pull the metal piece, then the vehicle will go into dig mode. There’s a rotation driver’s cab and as he plays with the toy, it helps him learn motor skills. The steering wheel is musical and there are lights that flash.
The toy is antiskid, so you don’t have to worry about it slipping. There is some assembly required with it. There are sound effects and music your child will love and adults will not find too annoying or loud. The seat also raises to provide a storage space and it comes with a set of garden tools.
#3 Bouncy Inflatable Real Feel Hopping Horse
The Bouncy Inflatable Real Feel Hopping Horse is a ride on toy that kids can use to bounce on. The outer material is cloth, so you can spot wipe it clean in the event that you have to.
You have to fill it with air when you first get it and it’s suitable for kids as young as a year old and up to three years of age. The pump comes with the purchase of the toy. The ears of the toy are what’s used for gripping while the child bounces up and down.
Not only can the child have fun on it, but it also helps him develop his balance and it is recommended that it be used under direct supervision of an adult.
#4 Rockin’ Rider Lucky Talking Plush Spring Horse
Every kid loves the Rockin’ Rider Lucky Talking Plush Spring Horse. This riding toy is made of plush material, so it’s comfortable to sit on as well as to hug.
It entertains kids in more than one way. If you push the ears, the horse will play the, “I’m a Little Pony” song to your child. But in addition to that, it can also make some sound effects and has 6 phrases that it can speak.
As the horse sings and speaks, his mouth will move in time to the words. The stirrups can be adjusted, so as your child gets bigger and taller, you can change those to fit his size. The steel frame can support up to 65 pounds and is recommended for kids 24 months – 10 years old.
#5 Rockabye Poof the Lil’ Dragon Rocker
Rockabye Poof the Lil’ Dragon Rocker is an adorable rocker for kids that’s built to last. The material can be wiped clean and air dried if you need to do that. They’re meant to be used for kids who are as young as 9 months old and up to about 3 years, depending on the size of the child.
The wood used in building the dragon based is real wood. The rocker can play four songs – each of them educational in nature. These songs teach important things such as learning colors, counting, and ABCs.