Around the Home Poem Clue Hunt

around the house clue hunt

Looking for a home poem clue or two for your indoor scavenger hunt?

Use the ones below in any order you choose. Remove any that don't suit the items available in your home.

Remember to pay attention to how you hide the clues. The computer clue should not be hidden by the computer; it should be hidden at the location before the computer, etc.

Have fun laying out your home poem clue indoor scavenger hunt.Use it to hide gifts for loved ones or goody bags for parties. Even try forming teams at a bridal shower and have your guests search for favors or other prizes. 

sample home scavenger hunt clue

When using these clues for teams, be sure to put each team's clues in a different order and also, print each team's clues on a different color of paper. Team members may only look for clues that match their color. If they see any clues that belong to another team they need to leave them where they are. Plan your hunt so that the first team back gets the prize, or have a prize for everyone and let the first team back enjoy bragging rights. 

If you choose to use the hunt as a race to the finish, include the last home poem clue on this page. If not, set a prize in a clearly visible place at whatever location you choose for the last clue. 

Now, let's get started! Use the form below the clues to request and then make a copy of our printable home poem clue pages. Cut out the clues and start setting up your hunt. 

Note: You'll need to give each team their first clue. 


Home Poem Clue Hunt List

When you're feeling less than fresh 
there's just one place to go
To wash and get all squeaky clean 
and scrub between each toe.
 

Answer to the above clue: Shower or Tub 


Boob tube, idiot box, eye, and telly 
are names for this machine.
Oprah, House, and C.S.I. 
on it are weekly seen. 


Answer to the above clue: Television 


This box is mostly filled with things
that rarely bring you glee
Like bills, and junk, and other stuff
you'd rather never see.
 

Answer to the above clue: Mailbox 


The speed of life has made this furniture 
a thing of fables,
But there were times when families 
once ate around these tables.
 

Answer to the above clue: Diningroom Table 


It seems our clothes just keep returning
to this same machine.
At least they're better than the things 
the ancients used to clean.
 

Answer to the above clue: Washing Machine 


Up and down, and up and down 
you climb these everyday.
You've likely seen the clue on these, 
but passed it anyway.
 

Answer to the above clue: Stairs 


When couples are well-organized 
they park the car in here. 
But otherwise it's full of junk 
and not one inch is clear.
 

Answer to the above clue: Garage 


Sometimes it's fun to just relax 
alone amidst the bubbles,
But share this tub with friends and kin
to soothe away their troubles. 


Answer to the above clue: Hot Tub 


Communicate with family, 
research, shop, and play games.
Since this invention swept the globe, 
our lives have really changed. 


Answer to the above clue: Computer 


This room is for the guests to sleep 
when staying for the night. 
Let's hope the bed is comfortable
and sheets are clean and white. 


Answer to the above clue: Guest Room 


The head of house retires here
to get some peace and rest.
Of all the rooms within the home 
the master's room is best. 


Answer to the above clue: Master Bedroom 


Be the first back to the room 
where this hunt did begin
If you're the first you'll hear the words,
"Congrats, to you... YOU WIN!"
 

Answer to the above clue: Whatever Room You Started the Hunt In 

Please Send Me the Printable Home Poem Clue Hunt

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To view this printable home poem clue hunt, you will need Adobe Reader installed on your computer (the latest version is recommended). You can get your free Adobe Reader here (a new window will open so you can download without leaving this page).


Note: We have added a NEW home poem clue page with some new clues. It includes clues for a refrigerator, a closet and more. 



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