Rålis park – Probably the most creative playground in the world!

Yesterday we went to my favourite play park. Yes, mine. I love it because wherever you look there’s something colourful and fun – and best of all, it’s mostly homemade!
Here are just a few of the things that inspired me….

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That’s right – a ‘Gaudi’ style climbing frame / seat…

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A ‘scary forest’ – this was a favourite for Ted….just a little bit “‘cary”!

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A ‘dummy tree’…

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‘Measuring area’…

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‘Guess the animal poo’ boxes….

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Homemade ball runs…

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Marble runs too….

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A number wall…

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….and a number tree…

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Sound walls….

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A puzzle in the ground…

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…and ‘Twister’….

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A mud kitchen…

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Pretend recycling areas (oh yes!)…

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Cars and trucks made from planks of wood to climb on (there were many more and I really should have taken more photos..)…..

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and a ‘mechanics’…

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And yes, that was just SOME of the stuff there! What a fabulously creative and inspiring place it is!
So now, because Ted just can’t seem to get enough of diggers and his favourite mechanic character ‘Mulle Meck’, R and I are thinking about building a ‘mechanic’s workshop’ outside for Ted over the summer! 😉
🙂

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