If you have been looking how to increase the time your kids spend outdoors you better make your outdoor play-area awesome with these backyard ideas for kids. It doesn’t mean that you have to go and spend thousands of dollars purchasing expensive playground equipment. Most of the times something really simple creates a lot of fun and excitement for the kids.
If you have an empty outside wall on your house or garage you could easily DIY backyard climbing wall. How cool is that! Impatiently crafty
How about making a sandpit your kids will never want to leave? au.lifestyle
Construct a little different backyard ball run on your fence in the backyard. learning through the clutter
Every child would love to build with these giant reclaimed wooden blocks. They are so easy to make.filthwizardry
Do your kids (or you) love playing bowling? This could be perfect DIY even for a small backyard, because you can build it right by the fence. One Crazy House
Reuse old tires for a fun playground. I love it because it has multiple play areas so few kids can play there. source
Make set of scales re purposing things you already have at home. A lot of learning through play could be involved. picture source
Make a chalkboard easel from old ladder for the little artists. Being it in your backyard you don’t have to worry about the mess they will make. source
Make chalkboard board on the fence in your backyard. Find tutorial at project denneler
Spend about $10 and have playhouse just like new by repainting. What a smart idea! indulgy
Make sandbox from an old cabinet. It’s a perfect small backyard idea. the homes i have made
Another great small backyard idea: make a playhouse under the deck. Genius! activebuildingsolutions
DIY climbing wall for toddlers, because they love to climb too. matt wilder climbing
Learn how to build your own zip-line and your kids will never leave your backyard. how does she
And if you aren’t up for making your own zip-line you can always buy one on Amazon.
If you have a tree in your backyard rope ladder is a good backyard idea for kids.
Be traditional and build tire see saw. built by kids
Backyard tight rope is such a simple backyard addition but it could add hours and hours of fun and active play for the kids. Kids Activities Blog
Make oool noodle abacus. So many ways to play with it. happy hooligans
Make a cozy seating area outside for kids from pallets. For some yummy summer snacks and reading time. woodenpalletfurniture
If you would make a DIY outdoor movie screen kids will think you are the coolest parent ever! Imagine the movie night you could all enjoy as a family! running-w-scissors
Decorate your backyard with some gorgeous toad stools. lets go fly a kite up to the highest height