75 Winter Instagram Caption Ideas for All of Your Snow-Filled Photos This Season

Amina Lake Abdelrahman, Good Housekeeping Institute
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Photo credit: Tuutikka - Getty Images
Photo credit: Tuutikka - Getty Images

From Good Housekeeping

So you've taken the perfect winter photo — maybe you even had, ahem, a snow shoot — but you're not done yet. Now, you've got to craft a creative winter Instagram caption to describe your pic. After all, your Insta feed deserves a caption that's just as adorable as that snap of you with a pom-pom hat on a sled. That's why we've rounded up the best wintery quotes and sayings that will make you feel as cozy and content as your favorite holiday sweater. From funny Christmas jokes to cute winter quotes, these are the winter captions that will get you the most likes.

Ahead, you'll find the best Instagram captions for every photo you might take during the colder months. Whether it's a shot of some picturesque snow-covered trees, a cup of hot cocoa in front of the fireplace, or you on a mountain about to hit the slopes, these captions are fitting for any chilly occasion — because let's be honest, the snowflake emoji doesn't quite cut it. And if you need even more options, don't miss these incredible Christmas Instagram captions.

Cute Winter Captions

  • It's snow joke outside

  • Hot chocolate is like a hug from the inside

  • We're all like snowflakes, all different in our own beautiful way.

  • You can't buy happiness, but you can buy hot chocolate with marshmallows, and that's kind of the same thing.

  • If kisses were snowflakes, I'd send you a blizzard

  • Snowflakes are winter's butterflies

  • Be like snow: beautiful but cold

  • Eat, drink, and be cozy

  • I love you snow much

  • Love at frost sight

  • Hot cocoa + fuzzy socks = a cozy winter night

  • Our hands may be cold, but at least our hearts are warm

  • Stay cozy, my friends

  • It's a winterful life

  • There's snowplace like home

  • It's un-burr-lievably beautiful here

  • If you listen carefully, the silence of snow falling is beautiful

  • Nothing beats a good snuggle on a cold winter's night

  • Snow much fun!

  • 'Tis the season to sparkle

  • It's hot chocolate weather

  • Keep calm and wait for snow

Funny Winter Captions

  • Chillin' with my mug and blanket just like Baby Yoda.

  • Sleigh all day

  • Freeze the day

  • Winter is like fall except you need five pairs of leggings instead of one.

  • Winter: My new excuse for drinking more coffee

  • There's snow place like home

  • It's colder than my soul out here!

  • Q: How does a snowman get to work? A: By icicle.

  • Q: What do you call a snowman with a six pack? A: An abdominal snowman.

  • 'Tis the season to be freezin'

  • Up to snow good

  • Every day I'm shovelin'

  • Home sleet home

  • Sugar and ice and everything nice

  • Just remember: Every cold day is one step closer to summer

  • Apologizing in advance for the things I say this winter

  • Wake me up when it's summer

  • The snuggle is real

  • Dreaming of iced coffee weather ...

  • Don't let the smile fool you — I couldn't feel my toes when this was taken!

Winter Activity Captions

  • Friends don't let friends play in the snow alone.

  • And so the snow day begins ...

  • This might be our chilliest adventure yet.

  • My favorite outdoor activity is going back inside

  • Time to ice skate like nobody's watching (hopefully nobody is actually watching)

  • It's all downhill from here

  • Totally sleighed it

  • Who needs wings when you have skis?

  • You're never too old for a snowball fight

  • My favorite winter shoes are ice skates

  • With great powder comes great responsibility

  • When life gives you snow, make snow angels

  • "The problem with winter sports is that — follow me closely here — they generally take place in winter." —Dave Barry

Winter Captions Inspired by Songs

  • "It's the most wonderful time of the year" Andy Williams

  • "And the sky, is a hazy shade of winter" — Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel

  • "My wintertime love to be" — The Doors

  • "The cold never bothered me anyway." —Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez

  • "Walking in a winter wonderland." —Richard B. Smith

  • "Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow." —Sammy Cahn

  • "Baby, it's cold outside." —Frank Loesser

  • "Do you want to build a snowman?" Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez

  • "Kiss me on this cold December night." —Michael Bublé

Winter Captions Inspired by Quotes

  • "For people who had warm memories, winter is never cold to them." — Unknown

  • "Winter is not a season, it's a celebration." — Anamika Mishra

  • "Well, I know now. I know a little more how much a simple thing like a snowfall can mean to a person." —Sylvia Plath

  • "When it snows, you have two choices: shovel or make snow angels." —Unknown

  • "To appreciate the beauty of a snowflake it is necessary to stand out in the cold." —Aristotle

  • "Winter is coming." —Ned Stark, Game of Thrones

  • "There's just something beautiful about walking on snow that nobody else has walked on. It makes you believe you're special." Carol Rifka Brunt, "Tell the Wolves I'm Home"

  • "In the winter she curls up around a good book and dreams away the cold." —Ben Aaronovitch, Broken Homes

  • "Kindness is like snow. It beautifies everything it covers." —Kahlil Gibran

  • "Summer friends will melt away like summer snows, but winter friends are friends forever." —George R. R. Martin

  • "What good is the warmth of summer, without the cold of winter to give it sweetness." —John Steinbeck

  • "The first snow is like the first love." —Lara Biyuts

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