Affordable Backyard Play Equipment That Is Fun For The Whole Family

With most kids at home, parents need ideas to keep kids active and busy. Here are a lot of great outdoor backyard play equipment options that are affordable. All this play equipment is available on Amazon. Most are easy to setup and offer free shipping. Outdoor playtime is so important for kids who are now finding themselves homeschooled and not leaving this house. These are great play equipment options that can even fit in small yards. Here is a whole list of play sets, swings, outdoor doors, play houses, sandboxes and more that are fun for the family while maintaining social distancing. slide and ball pit

Disc Swing– Holds ups to 220lbs! Fun for all kids and adults.


Geometric Dome Climber– 600lb total weight capacity! This is a fun backyard climbing structure. Throw a blanket over it and it becomes a fort too!


Caterpillar Climbing Playset– This set is great for indoor or outdoor play. It is always great to have versatile play equipment for bad weather days. 



Slide and Ball Pit– This is another great one for indoor or outdoor play. It provides lots of fun play options for little ones. 


Playskool Sit n Spin– I totally had one of these when I was little and thought it was great! It is also super affordable. This can work indoors too. 



Little Tykes Hopper Ball– Again, totally had one of these when I was little and it is under $20! 

Small Folding Trampolines– They have these in 2 sizes, for adults and kids. They are a great affordable option and great exercise too without taking up as much space as a large trampoline 

Popup Children’s Play Tent– Super fun and easy to store this popup play tent! I loved play make-believe in tents when I was little and this is like a whole village.


Sandbox with Retractable Cover– Great option with a covered deck to keep animals out. This can be fun play everyday. 

 Small Bounce House– Supports up to 250 lbs total. Great for a couple small kids to get their bounce on!


Do you have play equipment options that you and your kids love? Share them in the comments below! 

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