Whether you have a newborn or a new walker, summertime is here and some fresh air and fun in the sun (err, shade) will do you and your babe good. Here are 11 fun toys to get started playing outside with your little one.

A Place to Play

For babies that aren't sitting up yet, Tiny Love's Discover the World Playmat is a great blanket to bring outside. You'll love that it's easy to fold and machine washable. Your tot will love looking at the bright animal pictures and exploring crinkly textures and a mirror while he logs tummy time minutes.

Available at Target.com, $44.99.

What outdoor toys does your baby love? Tell us in a Comment.

–Julie Seguss