Treasure Hunt Clue Ideas | Treasure Hunt Design Apr 16, 2014A treasure hunt trail is a simple series of clues, one leading to the next. The secret to setting one up is by starting where the treasure is, and working backwards. Hide the treasure. While you are there, write a clue of how to find the treasure.Kids · Treasure Hunt Clues · For Around a School · Treasure Hunt Riddles · Solve These Puzzles Good Clues for a Treasure Hunt | Our Pastimes Good Clues for a Treasure Hunt By Missy Farage ; Updated April 12, 2017. If you want to entertain your children with an exciting game, send them on a treasure hunt. Some tips on how to write good clues to lead them on their way will help. Avoid cliches such as "X Marks the Spot" by using creative treasure hunt clues.