The Top Two Considerations in Planning an Outdoor Fitness Park

In the first of our two-part Outdoor Fitness Park Series, we looked at the many benefits of incorporating outdoor fitness into park and playground designs. But in order to reap maximum benefits, a well-designed fitness park will need to contain a variety of elements thoughtfully placed, each offering specific results for overall health. In this […]

Our New Partnership with Saskatchewan Municipalities Makes It Easier to Create More Fun in Parks and Playgrounds Together

We are proud to have been named a SUMAdvantage Partner, through the Saskatchewan Urban Municipalities Association (SUMA). Having helped build playgrounds across the province, including working with most municipalities, we are excited to help support the SUMA mission to help hometowns across the province create “thriving, sustainable communities” by bringing fun, creative new places for […]

The Benefits of Outdoor Fitness Parks for Adults

Encouraging regular physical activity is an important consideration for public health. This means thinking about new ways to make physical activity exercise more accessible, available, affordable, pleasurable, and ultimately well-used addition to more community and municipal parks. In this first part of a two-part blog series, we look at the advantages of incorporating outdoor fitness […]

Breaking Ground on Brighton Core Park: A New Place to Play in Saskatoon

We are excited to work with Stantec and Dream Developments on the design and build of Brighton Core Park, a large 23-acre park in Saskatoon designed to represent inclusion in play and community, with something for everyone. As we break first ground on the build of this project, we couldn’t wait to share a little sneak peek at […]

Top Areas to Check to Ensure A Safe, Well-Maintained Playground

Upkeep and maintenance are a natural part of playground development and management. The more play your park sees, the more wear and tear will naturally occur. While this can be a good problem to manage  (since it means your playground is getting put to good, fun use!), it is important to stay on top of […]

Bringing a New Community Park to Shelburne, Ontario

Last year, we were contracted to help Shelburne, Ontario create a new community playground. Of the multiple design submissions that were voted on by the community members themselves, ours was chosen as the design of choice to bring the new playground to life and become a National Demonstration Site, built with best practices in design […]

Beyond The Ramps: Defining Inclusive Design

A few years ago a new term started popping up in playground design. The word was ‘inclusion’. This term didn’t begin in the playground industry but we were adapting, taking cues from other industries shifting to involve the community at large. Still, even among those of us who understood the value of the word, we […]

5 Traits to Look For In a Playground Build Partner

Planning the perfect playground requires your vision and creativity…but it also needs the right partner(s) to work with you to bring it all to life. We’ve helped build hundreds of playgrounds across Canada and know what a difference finding the right partner for your project can make (and we pride ourselves on playing that role […]

Introducing Modern City – a Whole New Way To Play

Designed with modern elements that fit naturally in urban citycenters or suburban green space, Modern City is the new line of playground equipment from Gametime that brings flexible new ways to climb, slide and swing into play!  Modern City brings functional design and creative play to life with architectural elements that facilitate: play for all through different levels of accessibility […]