Best Nature Games on Steam

Steam currently has 3,036 Nature games available to download and play. Explore our list of the best picks ranked by Player Score. Our Player Score rankings are calculated directly from reviews left on the Steam store and will be updated in real-time as more players leave their feedback. Nature game rankings were last updated on 5/24/2024.

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1. A Short Hike

Hike, climb, and soar through the peaceful mountainside landscapes of Hawk Peak Provincial Park as you make your way to the summit.

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A Short Hike holds the #1 spot for "best Nature game on Steam" with a Player Score of 97. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 16,203 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 16,081 positive reviews and 122 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $7.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows, Mac, and Linux systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $7.99
Release Date 7/30/2019
Developer adamgryu
Publisher adamgryu
Steam App Id 1055540

2. TOEM: A Photo Adventure

Set off on a delightful expedition and use your photographic eye to uncover the mysteries of the magical TOEM in this hand-drawn adventure game. Chat with quirky characters, solve their problems by snapping neat photos, and make your way through a relaxing landscape!

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TOEM: A Photo Adventure has achieved a Player Score of 96, placing it in the #2 spot for the best Nature games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 5,850 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 5,805 positive reviews and 45 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $19.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows, Mac, and Linux systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $19.99
Release Date 9/17/2021
Franchise popagenda
Developer Something We Made
Publishers
Steam App Id 1307580

3. Webbed

Swing through the trees, spin sticky webs, and make friends with bugs! Be the adorable spider you've always wanted to be.

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Webbed has achieved a Player Score of 95, placing it in the #3 spot for the best Nature games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 12,550 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 12,253 positive reviews and 297 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $9.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $9.99
Release Date 9/9/2021
Developer Sbug Games
Publisher Sbug Games
Steam App Id 1390350

4. 100 hidden frogs

The frogs hid. Can you find them?

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100 hidden frogs has achieved a Player Score of 95, placing it in the #4 spot for the best Nature games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 5,724 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 5,628 positive reviews and 96 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is completely free to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Release Date 11/15/2021
Developer Anatoliy Loginovskikh
Publisher Anatoliy Loginovskikh
Steam App Id 1806840

5. WolfQuest: Anniversary Edition

Live the life of a wild wolf in a realistic ecological simulation set in Yellowstone National Park.

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WolfQuest: Anniversary Edition has achieved a Player Score of 94, placing it in the #5 spot for the best Nature games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 7,827 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 7,639 positive reviews and 188 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $19.99 to play and can be played and ran on both Windows and Mac systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $19.99
Release Date 7/26/2019
Developer eduweb
Publisher eduweb
Steam App Id 926990

6. Alba: A Wildlife Adventure

Even the smallest person can make a big difference. Join Alba, as she sets out to save her beautiful island and its wildlife. And possibly start a revolution.

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Alba: A Wildlife Adventure has achieved a Player Score of 94, placing it in the #6 spot for the best Nature games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 5,350 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 5,232 positive reviews and 118 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $4.24 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $4.24
Release Date 12/11/2020
Developer ustwo games
Publishers
Steam App Id 1337010

7. Alpaca Stacka

A 3D adventure platformer where you play as a kind alpaca dedicated to helping their animal friends.

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Alpaca Stacka has achieved a Player Score of 94, placing it in the #7 spot for the best Nature games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 5,426 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 5,292 positive reviews and 134 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is completely free to play and can be played and ran on both Windows and Mac systems. At the moment, there is no confirmed information regarding Steam Deck support for this game.

Release Date 7/29/2021
Developers
Publisher Spookulele Games
Steam App Id 1655140

8. Smushi Come Home

Play as a tiny lil' mushroom who's lost in the forest and can't find its way home. Explore unique areas freely at your own pace, chat with friendly inhabitants, and take on different adventures to get back home!

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Smushi Come Home has achieved a Player Score of 94, placing it in the #8 spot for the best Nature games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 1,548 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 1,535 positive reviews and 13 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $19.99 to play and can be played and ran on both Windows and Mac systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $19.99
Release Date 6/10/2023
Franchise Mooneye Studios
Developer SomeHumbleOnion
Publisher Mooneye Studios
Steam App Id 1740300

9. Walkabout Mini Golf VR

Escape into a fun and beautiful world filled with the best mini golf courses you’ve ever seen! Play by yourself, meet someone new, or challenge your friends in a private game with up to 8 people. Extremely realistic physics create the perfect experience for hardcore golfers and casual players alike.

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Walkabout Mini Golf VR has achieved a Player Score of 94, placing it in the #9 spot for the best Nature games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 2,796 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 2,741 positive reviews and 55 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $14.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. At the moment, it is not possible to play or run Walkabout Mini Golf VR on the Steam Deck.

Steam Price $14.99
Release Date 7/15/2021
Developer Mighty Coconut
Publisher Mighty Coconut
Steam App Id 1408230

10. Townscaper

Instant town building toy

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Townscaper has achieved a Player Score of 94, placing it in the #10 spot for the best Nature games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 19,991 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 19,171 positive reviews and 820 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $2.39 to play and can be played and ran on both Windows and Mac systems. At the moment, it is possible to play Townscaper on the Steam Deck (though some functionality may be limited).

Steam Price $2.39
Release Date 8/26/2021
Developer Oskar Stålberg
Publisher Raw Fury
Steam App Id 1291340

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94
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Northern Journey steam charts
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93
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93
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  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 24). Steam Store. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 24). A Short Hike on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 23). TOEM: A Photo Adventure on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 25). Webbed on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 25). 100 hidden frogs on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 27). WolfQuest: Anniversary Edition on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 19). Alba: A Wildlife Adventure on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, March 29). Alpaca Stacka on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 24). Smushi Come Home on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 24). Walkabout Mini Golf VR on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 26). Townscaper on Steam. Steam Store.

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