When I see the play equipment they produce these days I would love to try it myself. A man often lives his second childhood when having children, right?
The market today is full of varied, incredible toys, that you couldn’t even imagine when you were a child. Really important for parents it to chose safe and fun toys for children. Those that keep them outside of the house, in motion. Those that teach our children and support their growth.
Let`s talk today about those that keep children outside. I will try to suggest the greatest backyard playground equipment I can find. When I do research I am trying to find gear that I would personally buy for my children. I look at the reviews, price, assembly difficulty. I go through professional websites and read what is the most important in a particular field.
Blast Zone Magic Castle Inflatable Bouncer
Please, let me be a child again for one day.
That is an inflatable slide bouncer. It is really quick to inflate. In less than 2 minutes children can start playing. Can you imagine your children having fun with their friends? You can bring it to somebody`s child birthday party.
Check the current price on Amazon, but when I was searching for these bouncers this particular one was on sale for a very reasonable price.
BTW. A blower is included. Perfect.
Tires Tires Tires!
You can get these for free on the internet, from your friends or maybe from a local vulcanization store. The only thing you should think about is covering them with non-toxic toy paint. It is because tire rubber may contain some toxic substances. Painted will also look much better. Paint some eyes and smiles on them. Children will love it. Tires can be used in various ways. It depends on your creativity.
I spent a lot of time sliding on a zip line years ago. In fact, the most annoying was waiting for my turn. And I wasn’t the only one who loved that speed.
This high-quality Zip Line is listed on Amazon really good price. Just remember to check what length you need. This particular Zip line is 40 ft. long.
Zip Line is one of my favorite choices. It takes 30 minutes to set up everything and start sliding. Quick assembly time is crucial because your children will watch each of your moves. The weight limit is 200 pounds. I can see you already waiting in line for your turn.
Skywalker 8-Feet Round Trampoline
477 reviews with average 4.6/5. A lot of people gave this trampoline a try and found playing on it amazing. Also, it is great for improving core body balance, stretching, and strengthening leg and arm muscles.
You can buy it in two colors: green and blue. When I consider buying something for children it must be: safe and durable, and this trampoline I can recommend for sure.
Geometric Dome Climber Play Center
1208 Customer reviews with average 4.7/5. It is really popular.
This Climber is suitable for children age 3-10 and it has 600 lbs total weight capacity. The diameter is 10 ft. Try adding a swing to it. It will be even more fun.
If you decide to buy this product think about the surface under the climber. You can put 6″ inches of mulch for the children’s safety if they fall. I wrote an article about backyard playground surfaces –> read here
Buy a few beers for your friend and do it together. Of course, you can assemble it solo but it will be much easier with 2 people.
Buy it on Amazon.
A Teeter-Totter is a great fun for up to 7 children. But this will work with one child on it as well.
According to customer reviews, it is very safe, sturdy, serviceable and kids like it. It has an interactive flight dashboard and propeller so your aspiring young pilot can get the excitement and fun of flying a plane in your own backyard. If you want something different that everyone has in their yard, this is really good choice.
If you are interested in this Teeter-Totter you will need space 8ft by 8ft.
Something for your son. A cool product that will bring hours of fun. Boys love it.
It can dig up pea gravel, sand, water, mulch, wood chips, snow. Anything that is not super hard.
This crane is made of metal. Handles are covered with rubber and the seat is made of sturdy plastic. Assembly is really easy and takes up to 20 minutes.
The manufacturer recommends age 4 – 8. But I have seen that older children also use it. The weight limit is 110 lbs.
Buy it on Amazon.
It’s ready to hang. So if you have any space to hang it on, this is a perfect choice. It can be hung on a tree, swing set,or on a porch.
It is a long-term investment. The swing is really big, so children will not grow out of it. It can handle up to 600 lbs.
Easy to install and use. It`s big enough for 3 people swinging at the same time. Customers often say it is amazing because their children can use it together.
It is attached to 2 D-rings, so it is quick to assemble and disassemble.
Most importantly, it is SAFE.
I hope you like this article. If you have any ideas for cool backyard equipment, please leave a comment below.