Planning Resources & Tools for Playgrounds & Fitness Sites

Playground planning checklist, drawing of playground designs

How to plan outdoor fitness and playground areas

Designing and building a carefully thought-out playground or outdoor fitness site takes a lot of consideration and many decisions along the way. We have gathered more than 50 years of knowledge about the best tools and resources to simplify the planning process for playgrounds and outdoor fitness sites.

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At KOMPAN, we're committed to providing the best service, resources, and expert advice to ensure your new outdoor activity area turns out exactly how you dreamed it. We hope our tools and resources enable you to make the best decisions.

How to plan your playground project

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How to plan an outdoor fitness area

Students running out to a playground during recess

School playground design ideas

Boy with a walker sitting on a slide on inclusive play system

How to design inclusive playgrounds

A man in a wheelchair working out on inclusive fitness equipment outdoors

How to design inclusive public outdoor fitness sites

How to get funding for your playground project

Children playing on a playground with a play panel

What does it cost to build a playground?

Construction team installing a wooden playground structure

Commercial Playground Installation


ImaginIt 3D visualization app

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