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Independent Play Events, Circuits & Functionally Play Linked

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Toward the lower half of this page are Individual Free Standing or independent play pieces with links to the Product Detail Pages. Below are samples of events and projects which link independent events with unlimited possibilities.
This is the type of drawing we will provide as we work with you to develope your Nature Inspired Children's Play Environment. play flow diagram

Here the kids enter the play yard from the pass through playhouse as a grand entrance.

Ground Paw Hoppers entice the children to the stairs of the huge "L-Shaped" log playground where the cross a bouncy suspension bridge, a Bumpy Log Bridge and finally down an awesome Right Turn Slide.

As the come to a stop at the end of the Right Turn Slide, they look up to the awesome Hill Slide just a few steps to the left. The Slide by Side hill slide can introduce two kids at a time to the Lower Terrace. The Circuit of activities on the Lower terrace includes: Elevated Hoppers, The Burma Bridge, to Ground Paw Hoppers, to Tunnel, more Hopper Five Base Log Access up the Hill... All of which loops in a kind of figure 8 pattern.

 

upper terrace and lower terrace, play flow
Play Flow Picture collection of the Lower Terrace circuit. play flow picture collection
The picture to the right illustrates "Hot Lava" style play flow as kids cross the monkey bars to the landing platform, then either go into the structure, over to the Spiral Climber or use the Tree Hoppers to the stairs on the ADA. Super Cool kids try not to let your feet tough the ground. hot lava style play flow
Upper Terrace and Lower Terrace Play Flow, Oklahoma.
Tough Mudder, Spartan, Ninja warrior Obstacle course Tough Mudder, Sparten, Ninja warior Obstcle course

Bears Nature Inspired Playgrounds and free standing play events can be functionally play linked to make a play circuit or obstacle course. Our free standing play events provide an opportunity for children to experience nature and handcrafted natural materials. It helps children develop an appreciation for nature's beauty and the great outdoors.

We use Natural Materials, like our beautiful, whole, round Northern White Cedar logs with all their natural features. Our cedar logs have a fat end and a skinny end like a tree (instead of a manufactured dowel), they have gorgeous wood grain, checking, knots, crooks, curves, etc. Our Bold, Strong and Built to last architecture beautifies children's spaces, while capturing a child’s imagination. Our nature inspired products and natural materials help stimulate a child’s enthusiasm for nature. In short, our products facilitate learning, create opportunities for exercise, help build social skills and help provide a unique connection to the great outdoors.

     

 

 

Nature Inspired
Active Play Adventures & Gross Motor

Nature Inspired
Quiet Play
& Outdoor Classrooms

Outdoor Musical Instruments

Site Furnishings and Chucky Wood Furniture

Swing Sets

 

Nature Inspired Active Play Adventures

In addition to the Natural Playground structures we offer, these free standing play events can be functionally play linked to make a play circuit or obstacle course.
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difficultRubber Mushroom Hoppers (free standing): (soft rubber with steel in ground footer) Kids walk, hop, skip, and jump from mushroom top to ... $425 each 2350

difficultMushroom Hoppers
difficultdifficultMega Mushrooms
Hand Carved Natural Playground elements that kids walk, hop, skip, and jump from top to top in an artistically arranged play pattern. Our mushrooms are excellent as seats, or can be enjoyed as a sculpture. Often used to "functionally play linked" to other play events. structures. $299 each or mega mushrooms for $499 each, set of 4 $1,196. Click to go to detail page.

mushrooms
difficultTree Hoppers: (free standing) Carved from random size and species trees. Made from real trees, these hoppers ... $149 each x 5 = $745 tree hoppers
difficultFaux Tree Stumps: Faux Tree Stumps are simply excellent "Nature Inspired" art work, that kids can play on. They are excellent as seats, stand alone play events hopping from one to the next, and they can be used to "functionally play link" other play events or to access lower deck structures. On sale now $499. Also see our Faux Hollow Tree Tunnel ... Click to go to detail page. faux tree stump

easyMini Mountain Mountains are framed with our beautiful cedar logs, and faced with splinter free composite decking. Rock holds are strategically positioned for climbing. $1299 Click to go to detail page...

mini mountain
intermediateSmall Mountain: Mountains are framed with our beautiful cedar logs, and faced with splinter free composite decking. Rocks holds are strategically positioned for climbing. $1299 Click to go to detail page... small mountain
extremely difficultLarge Mountain: Mountains are framed with our beautiful cedar logs, and faced with splinter free composite decking. Rocks holds are strategically positioned for climbing. $1499 Click to go to detail page... large mountain
intermediateFreestanding Tree Hugger: (custom made from scratch, in ground) Kids go up around one way and down the other .... $999 free standing tree hugger
easyHollow Tree Crawl Tunnel: (faux) kids will just love playing with this Natural Playground element. Our Hollow Tree Crawl Tunnel is hand crafted from reinforced concrete ... $3499 click to go to detail page... Hollow Tree Tunnel
mediumFreestanding Raised Suspension Bridge: ... our Suspension Bridge can be custom built near ground level as a free standing, or play linked event $1,599 log bridge
Log Path BridgeLog Path Bridge: ... $799 like a carpet this 2' wide 8' long lays on top off and follows the contour of the ground. The bridge is anchored in place with the extra chain at the ends of the bridge.  
easyFreestanding Burma Bridge: Think of the Free Standing Burma Bridge as a cool looking, nature inspired balance beam with training wheels. $1,599 free standing burma bridge
Spinners : These Spinners can add a lot of excitement to a play environment and are a children's favorite. Many types to choose from. Click to go to detail page.... Spin About
easySand Digger and ADA Sand Digger Kids really dig these sand diggers built with a sturdy galvanized frame, powder coated, with an aluminum bucket. Available with seat or ADA version $861. Click to go to detail page.... Sand Digger
intermediateTether Ball: Fun for all while hitting this ball. Tether Ball comes with Ball and Powder Coated Post. $399 Click to go to detail page.... tether ball
easyMonkey Bars & Other Free standing Overhead Events: A Because this event is lower to the ground it is safer and easier to use. Get them started early ... $1299 also available in free standing versions and between 2 structures. Click to go to detail page... lower monkey bars
intermediateSwing Sets: Installed in hundreds of pounds of concrete, rugged and architecturally appealing, these swing sets are perfect for commercial settings. Starting at $1,799 plus; click to go to detail page.... steel 5" arched frame swing set
easy to difficultClimbing Boulders: contact us today to ask about our climbing boulders... a new natural playground accessory. climbing bolders
intermediateLog Balance Beam: Constructed from beautiful, natural, round and baby smooth cedar logs. SALE: $249 portable; $249 in-ground balance beam

easy to difficultEmbankment or Hill Slide: Yes we can! Ask for detail about many of the slides we can use to build a neat embankment slide ...

 

intermediateto difficultLarge Embankment Climber: This Nature Inspired Concept is a custom built rock climb wall built or other climber into the face of a hill to help gain access to an embankment slide. Specially engineered to to length of your embankment.

Embankment Slide - Hill Slide
easySpring Rides These Spring Riders are a favorite free standing play event. Many types to choose from ... Click to go to detail page whale spring ride
easySunshine Mountain acts as a climber and is an excellent addition to playgrounds for toddlers or infants. $754 ... Click to go to detail page Toddlers Sunshine Mountain

Nature Inspired Quiet Play & Outdoor Classrooms

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easy Free Standing Bubble Panel: This is a wonderful accessory, framed with our cedar logs that kids really enjoy. Available as a panel on the playground for $299; portable or in ground $599. Click to go to detail page ... bubble panel
easyBall Drop Kids are just thrilled when they drop a golf ball into the top hollowed out logs and it travels down and drops into the next log. Depending upon the install, the ball does not always make it ... $399 panel, $599 free standing, $799 portable. Click to go to detail page.. ball drop
easy Free Standing Tic Tack Toe Panel custom made from scratch with a log frame. Spinners are made from real logs and hand carved X & O for a back woods, natural, "Flinstones" look and feel ... available as portable $899 or in-ground $799 or as a panel on a playground $299. tic tack toe
easy Paint Station (portable or in-ground) : Beautifully framed with Cedar Logs and custom made from scratch. Keep keeps connected with nature, the great Outdoors and creating ... available as portable or in-ground $899.... paint station
easy 4' x 4' Cedar Log Sand Box with Awesome Cover: beautiful double decker log framed sand box with awesome weighted cover. No snaps or buttons to deal with, putting the cover back on a breeze. ...approx 4' x 4' x 10" deep $799  
easy 8' x 8' Double Deep Sand Box with Awesome Cover: beautiful double decker log framed sand box with awesome weighted cover. No snaps or buttons to deal with, putting the cover back on a breeze. ...approx 8' x 8' x 10" deep $799 sand box
easySand Box Ship sand box ship 2015
easyTraditional "built-in" Picnic Table: combines dimensional lumber with our beautiful logs for a great use of space under the upper deck of our playgrounds ... $399 ... click to go to detail page built in picnic table

Bears Welcome Safety Sign

Available for ages 2-5, 5-12, and 2-12 $249. Click to go to detail page.

safety sign
Palm Tree Topper ... $399 palm tree topper
   
   
easyMetal Wheel: This 12-3/8" diameter cast aluminum steering wheel is also offset. It has a powder coated finish ... $99 Steering wheel
EASYLog Style Mail Box Post: in-ground mount ... $299. Mail box not included.  
EASYCow Bell ... $99  

EASYChildren's Playhouses $2999

EASYPass Through Play House (Grand Entance > Play flow)

children's playhouses
Site Furnishings & Chucky Wood Furniture
easy Faux Tree Checker / Chess Table & Stump Chairs: equally at home on a children's playground as they would be at a retirement home, Toad Stool Table and Mushroom Chairs are "Nature Inspired" art work, sculpted from fiberglass reinforced concrete. $2999. Click to go to detail page. faux tree checker table
Cascades Style Picnic Table (family size): Hand made exclusively by Bears Playgrounds, our line of Chuncky Log Furniture is really something to see.... Cascade Style Chucky Wood Picnic table
easyKids Toad Stool Table and Mushroom Chairs, (portable or in ground): Toad Stool Table and Mushroom Chairs are "Nature Inspired" hand sculpted with chain saws from big trees. Think of them as art work, that kids can play on. Our Toad Stool Table $499 and Mushroom Chairs are $299 each, click to go to detail page... mushrooms
easy Kids Big Tree Picnic Table: Natural playground inspired and cut thick from a big tree our table is notch to marry up to our playground post. Table $299, chairs $99 each, click to go to detail page... big tree picnic table

easyMusical Play Garden (back to top)           Contact us for more information on these exciting products!

Outdoor Musical Instruments: Children of all ages enjoy exploring sound and music. Bears newest activity set encourages children to both hear and make music, promoting listening, language, cooperative play, rhythm and other important skills. Choose from different instruments that allow children to explore rhythm, tone and harmony. To explore what we offer for Outdoor Musical Instruments click the image below.

all outdoor instruments

  Percussion Panel
   

Bears Playground Crew Clothing & Accessories (back to top)           

Playground Crew Hooded Sweat Shirt: (color = green, white lettering front and back, one size fits all 2XL, 90% COTTON, 10% POLYESTER) ... $39.00

Playground Crew Tee Shirt: (color = green, white lettering front and back, one size fits all 2XL, 90% COTTON, 10% POLYESTER) ... $15.00

Playground Crew Tank Top: (color = ash, green lettering front and back, one size fits all 2XL, 90% COTTON, 10% POLYESTER) ... $15.00

Bears Logo Ball Caps: (color = green, white embroidered Bears logo lettering front and back, adult, one size fits all velcro adjustable, 90% COTTON, 10% POLYESTER) ... $15.00

Playground Crew Knitted Hat ... $15.00

Bears Logo Bag ... kinda like a purse, kinda like a book bag ... $20.00

Bears Logo Sling Bag ... $10.00

Kids Playground Crew Tee ... $10.00

Bears Logo Fleece Blanket ... $25.00

     

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