Large, 3 level wooden play-set plan
large children's play-set with swings, gang plank, slides and porches
Big swing-set with twisting slide
big swing-set with rock wall, gang plank, swings and porch
Framing view of large play-set
Isometric view of Alpine playground plan

Alpine Backyard Playground Plan

Regular price $ 65.00 Credit Cards Accepted Sale

Do you have a love of woodworking and have a house full of hyperactive children?  Why not build them one of the largest and most interactive play plan hosted on Paul's Playhouses?  The 16x32, Alpine Backyard Playground Plan is modeled to be the definitive and complete playground complex a DIY homeowner can construct.

A total of 348 square feet spanning over 3 stories provides ample space for several children to move freely in practically direction, and the 7 exit points with three trap doors allows for a near endless amount of differing interactivity and fun.  Plus, with a 12' swing-set attachment and instructions for a rock wall and gang plank, the Alpine Playground Plan will provide countless hours of outdoor play time for even the largest of families.

Features:

  • Three story play-set with a total of 348 ft² in usable space
  • Includes instructions to build a swing arm, rock wall, gang plank and ship ladder
  • 12' swing-set attachment @ 7.5' high clearance
  • 7 total entrances/exits from the 1st to 3rd floor
  • 3 total trap doors
  • 4.5' max interior head room for 1st & 2nd floors.  8' max interior head room for 3rd floor.
  • Designed for children aged 3-10
  • 100 page, step by step PDF plan

Dimensions:

  • 32' Wide (w/ swing-set attachment)
  • 16' Wide (w/o swing-set attachment)
  • 21' Deep (w/ gang plank)
  • 16' Deep (w/o gang plank)
  • 19' Tall

Framing Details:

  • Joists: 2x6 - 16" O.C.
  • Walls: 2x4 - 16" O.C.
  • Rafters: 2x6 - 16" O.C.

Roofing Details:

  • 45° gable roof pitch
  • 235 ft² of total roof coverage.  Typically, 10% should be added to the roofing material order to account for waste and overlap.

Lumber List:

Make sure to ask about and take advantage of any volume discount from your local lumber yard!

Decking:
(30)  5/4” x 6” x 8'
(4)  5/4” x 6” x 10'
(124)  5/4” x 6” x 12'
(10)  5/4” x 6” x 16'

Framing:

(84)  2” x 4” x 8'
(24)  2” x 4” x 10'
(45)  2” x 4” x 12'
(5)  2” x 4” x 16'

(14) 2” x 6” x 8'
(27) 2” x 6” x 10'
(37) 2” x 6” x 12'
(6) 2” x 6” x 16'

(2) 2” x 8” x 10'
(2) 2” x 8” x 12'
(9) 4” x 4” x 8'
(4) 4” x 4” x 12'
(3) 4” x 6” x 10'
(1) 4” x 6” x 12'

Plywood:
(9) 4' x 8' x 1/2” Plywood Non-PT
(1) 4' x 8' x 3/4” Plywood PT

Hardware List:

  • (15 lbs) GRK 3” R4 Screws
  • (20 lbs) GRK 2.5” R4 Screws
  • (Optional) GRK 4” RSS Screws