A Natural Playground

Don't buy metal swing set or some other such eyesore. Build these four toys yourself for a natural playground.



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The first item on your natural playground: a swing made from a curved tree trunk.
ILLUSTRATION: MONICA FORRESTALL
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Build a play platform on top of old tree stumps.
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Set up long strips of bark as a watercourse.
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Make bark boats and sail them in puddles or ponds.
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