trails and classics


From the full design and installation of new playgrounds for schools and local authorities, to canopies and outdoor classrooms for community centres, if it involves play Setter have done it! Our case studies detail step by step how we have assisted with all aspects of payground planning, design and implementation from start to finish.

Up and Overs

Up and Overs are a classic playground activity that are designed to emulate the fun of army assault courses. Setter Play have developed three different offerings, each of a different [...]

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Sherwood Activity Trail

The largest and longest trail, Sherwood, builds on the previous two trails by adding a Wobble Walk, Crossed Ropes, Suspended Plank, Swinging Steps, and Clatter Bridge, creating a trail with [...]

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Heartwood Activity Trail

The medium trail, Heartwood, features all the activities of the Greenwood, but also adds a Drop-Rope Traverse, Springy Plank, Burma Bridge, Swinging Steps, and Stilts, to increase the challenge. This [...]

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Greenwood Activity Trail

The smallest trail, Greenwood, features an Incline Beam, Slalom, Clatter Bridge, Crossed Ropes, and 5 Stepping Posts in a well rounded activity trail that features a range of activities. This trail [...]

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Activity Trails

Activity Trails are a classic play area feature; they provide a huge range of different activities that challenge your balance, grip-and-grasp, agility, and strength amongst others, and it's this varying [...]

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Mound and Tunnel

An ever more popular playground feature, the mound and tunnel provides a fun three-dimensional route to travel between areas in a playground. You can customise your mound and tunnel with [...]

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Zipwire

The Setter Zipwire is a great asset in any public playground, appealing to all ages of children (and indeed grown-ups have been known to have a go too!). The Setter [...]

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Swings

Swings are one of the oldest pieces of play equipment. From a simple stick on a rope slung over a branch, swings have come a long way but at their [...]

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