Bucket List (200+ ideas)

  • Ride in a hot air balloon
  • Go zip lining
  • Become multi lingual
  • Own a business
  • Write a book
  • Go on a safari
  • Sleep under the stars in any dark sky national park
  • Go scuba diving
  • Swim with sea animals
  • Look through a telescope
  • Live abroad
  • Live in another US state
  • Road trip in a convertible
  • Witness the Aurora Borellis
  • Host a Bob Ross paint party
  • Own a piece land with breathtaking views
  • Create a garden
  • Go wale watching
  • Ride a camel
  • Stay in an over water bungalow
  • Watch baby turtles release into the ocean
  • Relax in a natural hot spring
  • Herd cattle
  • Stare into a volcano
  • Bathe an elephant
  • Go dog sledding
  • Chase a tornado
  • Go quading on a mountain trail
  • Hike in The Enchantments
  • Become a mater in the kitchen
  • Walk on a black sand beach
  • Witness a Solar Eclipse
  • Be a maid of honor
  • Be a bridesmaid
  • Research my family ancestry
  • Take a genetic test
  • Swing dance at a jazz hall
  • Be a member of a TV studio audience
  • Go art gallery hopping
  • Create homemade self care products
  • Host a murder mystery dinner party
  • Attend an open mic poetry night
  • Host a Christmas party
  • Host a potluck
  • Ride a mechanical bull
  • Fly in a private jet
  • Volunteer at an orphanage
  • Create a passive income for myself
  • Own vacation rental properties
  • Grow my own food
  • Ride the world’s most extreme roller coaster
  • Take a vegan cooking class
  • Go canoeing
  • Earn 6 figures per year
  • Have a million dollar net worth
  • Go tea tasting
  • Create a piece of art and sell it for money
  • Influence a large group of people in a positive way
  • Invest in stocks
  • Eat alone at a restaurant
  • Relax in a sensory deprivation tank
  • Give a motivational speech
  • Be interviewed on TV
  • Volunteer for a good cause
  • Learn to play an instrument
  • Be internet free for 1 month
  • Attend a Bachelorette Party
  • Go Snowshoeing
  • Spend Christmas in a quaint cabin somewhere in the mountains
  • Attend a yoga retreat
  • Attend The Sundance Film Festival
  • Attend a hot air balloon festival
  • Learn to sew
  • Shop at a swap meet
  • Attend a Chinese Lantern Festival
  • Travel with a group of friends
  • Solo travel
  • Visit all 50 states
  • Go on a scenic plane tour
  • Visit all 7 continents
  • Go skiing
  • Sleep in a tree house
  • Achieve financial independence
  • Get a college degree
  • Protest for a cause I’m passionate about
  • Backpack abroad
  • Go on a scenic train ride through the mountains
  • Road trip on a motorcycle
  • Visit Pig Beach
  • Go snowmobiling
  • Pay a strangers tab in a restaurant
  • Have a small hobby farm
  • Take Salsa dance lessons
  • Take a pole dancing class
  • Plant a tree and watch it grow
  • Vacation with Family
  • Visit an abandon house
  • Visit an abandon city
  • Ice skate on a frozen lake
  • Have an elegant picnic in the park
  • Sleep in a lookout tower
  • Go to a you pick flower farm
  • Witness a wildfire
  • Serve on a jury
  • Catch my own seafood and cook a delicious meal out of it
  • Have a wedding anniversary photo shoot
  • Renovate an Airstream
  • Take square dancing lessons
  • Buy a plane ticket to anywhere for the same day
  • Learn to drive stick shift
  • Jump in a pool fully clothed
  • Attend a music festival
  • Have a child
  • Spend a month with no service in nature
  • Donate a significant amount of money to a charity I believe in
  • Participate in a cleanup drive
  • Conquer my fears
  • Experience the hottest and coldest climates
  • Visit a Lavender field
  • Host a meetup
  • Be able to change a flat tire
  • Successfully maintain a house plant
  • Get a mentor
  • Be a mentor
  • Do a photo shoot in/at… every season, home, the mountains, the city, pinup, nude, a sunflower field, a garden, the beach,  green house, laundromat, gas station, swanky  hotel,  tree farm, fair, book store, a farm, & coffee shop!
  • Visit a popup museum
  • Be a guest on a podcast show
  • Be a guest on a radio show
  • Experience van life
  • Extract Honey from a beehive
  • Have a hobby homestead
  • Live in the country on a beautiful piece of land
  • Go Mushroom hunting
  • Find a four leaf clover
  • Recreate a childhood photo
  • Throw a surprise party for someone I love
  •  Help Someone With a Check on Their Bucket List
  • Learn CPR
  • Send a care package to a Soldier
  • Sponsor a child’s wish through the Make-a-Wish Foundation
  • Go on a meditation retreat
  • Sleep on a beach
  • Visit all 59 US National Parks
  • Become a “Big Sister” through the Big Brother & Big Sister Organization
  • Go on a solo road trip
  • Ride a motorcycle
  • Pay a strangers restaurant tab
  • Stomp grapes to make wine
  • Go backpacking in foreign countries
  • Visit my childhood home
  • Create a source of passive income
  • Be employed a waitress

Location Specific Ideas…

  • Road trip Route 66
  • Road trip through the Midwest
  • Road trip through the South
  • Spend Autumn in New England
  • Walk in a tulip field in Amsterdam