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Not to be confused with Loves outdoors.
Trait Loves the Outdoors
Loves the outdoors is a lifestyle trait in The Sims 3. It conflicts with the hates the outdoors trait and is available from birth.

These Sims love spending time outdoors and find a special joy amidst nature that others do not.


  • Sim is always in a better mood when outside.
  • Outdoor Sims can pine for the outdoors if they spend too long inside.
  • They get 'One with Nature' positive moodlet (+20) when they stay outside for 15 minutes until they go back indoors.
  • Sim can perform outdoor skills such as fishing and gardening better than most other Sims.
  • Sims who love the outdoors perform better in athletic, science and military careers.
  • Sims have 10% less chance of having allergies.[TS3:S]

Unlocked interactionsEdit

  • "Talk about outdoors" social interaction is available.
  • Sim can be sent to the public pool, beach or park by clicking on them and choosing the relevant action.

Player notesEdit

  • NPCs with this trait are attracted to the following lot assignments: park, beach, and spa.
  • Sims with this trait receive 'Stir Crazy' moodlet more quickly when they remain inside for a long time.
  • Sims with this trait will more often choose outdoor activities, including tossing a football, playing in a sprinkler, or playing an instrument outside.

Related skillsEdit

Possible lifetime wishesEdit

  • The Perfect Garden.
  • Presenting the Perfect Private Aquarium.
  • Become a Superstar Athlete.
  • Become an Astronaut.

Related traitsEdit

Sims that love the outdoorsEdit

Michael Bachelor, Stiles McGraw, Jack Bunch.

See also: Category:Sims who love the outdoors