These 5 stunning outdoor lit pathway ideas are sure to spruce up any yard! It may not seem like it right now in the middle of February, but the days are getting longer, and pretty soon we’ll be outside spending time with family and friends again. If you’re thinking about an easy DIY project to brighten up your front or back yard, consider a beautifully lit walkway.

lit pathway

Simply Elegant

This beautifully lit pathway is so easy to DIY! Gather up your Mason jars and fill with a white votive candle (or LED candle) and you’ve got a gorgeous path. Perfect for weddings or romantic dinners. Check it out on Pinterest.


Glow In The Dark Stepping Stones

What a beautiful want to light up your walkway! Use glow in the dark paint that charges during the day and lights up when the sun goes down. Click here to learn more about this beautiful pathway.


Beautifully Repurposed Logs

This is less of a DIY, but still a beautiful way to light up the night. These Cracked Log Lamps are made from salvaged logs which would otherwise have been burnt. These lamps embrace, rather than avoid the naturally occurring cracks in refuse logs. By turning them into a vessel for light, we can bring the outside in, and be reminded of our intrinsic connection with nature. Click here to learn more and to purchase these beautiful cracked log lights.

solar powered bricks

Solar Powered Bricks

These solar powered bricks can be placed in any pathway and are flush to the surface so no tripping over them, they fit right into whatever pathway you’re creating – concrete, brick and pavers. No wiring needed as they are solar powered with rechargeable batteries, and use 2 white LED lights to illuminate the night. Because there is no wiring to worry about these can be installed by just about anyone. And at $15 each they are an affordable way to light your walkways and gardens.

solar pathway lights in mason jars

Shabby Chic Lighting

These Mason Jar lights are so easy and so cute! According to Creative Cain Cabin they can be put together in about 30 minutes and add a wonderful soft light to any area inside or out. These are great around kids or pets because there is no flame. Since you’re using solar powered walkway lamps there are no wires to worry about either. Click her for directions on how to make these adorable pathway lights.