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Cedar High Flyer Play Set


An affordable swing set loaded with adventure.

mom and child on slideThe High Flyer backyard swing set has something for everyone. Swinging, climbing, sliding or hiding, this swing set has multiple activities for every child to enjoy including a slide and sandbox. If your child is looking for a safe and exhilarating ride, the 8' wave slide will become the center of attention. Next, your child will climb the adventurous rock climbing wall to get acquainted with the play deck and will glance into the swiveling telescope to get a close up view of their surroundings. After a fun-filled day of play, your child may relax under the vinyl canopy or sandbox as well. This starter set is perfect for small backyards that don't have the length or width to fit a full size swing set. Finally, an affordable backyard swing set with all the play activities a child loves at a price that won't put your child's college savings behind.

  • Key Features

    High Flyer

    • Quality cedar construction
    • Heavy-duty vinyl canopy
    • 2' rock climbing wall
    • 8' wave slide
    • 2 belt swings
    • Safety handles
    • Trapeze ring combination
    • Steering Wheel
    • Sandbox
    • Telescope
    • 4'x4' deck, 4' high
    • 3-position swing beam
  • Product Specs
    • Material: Quality cedar construction - resistant to rot, decay and insects
      • All corners are sanded to ensure edges are smooth to the touch. 
      • Recessed bolts and hardware eliminates unnecessary cuts and scrapes
    • Finish: pre-sanded and pre-stained for beautiful finish and longevity
    • Dimensions: 18'2" W x 8'4" D x 10'2" H
    • Ages: 3-11 years
    • Play deck height: 4' | Play deck dimensions: 4'x4' - 14 sq. ft.
    • Swing beam construction: 4"x6"
    • Posts: 3"x3"
    • Swing beam: 3-position - rated at 250 lbs. per swing
    • Swing hangers: Heavy-duty grade with safety clips for easy adjustability
    • Rock wall width: 2'
    • Rock wall: Includes 6 climbing rocks and scaling rope
    • Safety handles: 2 | Color: Green
    • Slide length: 8' | Material: Heavy-duty plastic | Color: Green
    • Sandbox: Included (sand sold separately)
    • Canopy: Heavy-duty vinyl | Color: Green
    • Swing seats: Features two premium, 1-piece molded swing seats with reinforced nylon grommets and built-in UV protection - will not heat or fade in direct sunlight  | Color: Yellow
    • Swing chain: Plastisol coated chain offers a pinch-free grip that stays cool to the touch and won't fray or rust | Color: Yellow
    • Swing chain length: 66"
    • Belt swing weight limit: 250 lbs.
    • Trapeze bar material: Constructed with heavy-duty metal | Color: Green
    • Safety standards: Meets or exceeds ASTM safety standards for residential use only

      Tools Required:
    • Socket set
    • Hammer
    • 9/16" Combination wrench
    • 3/16" Allen wrench
    • 2 Square Drive Bit (included)
    • 3 Philips Bit
    • Cordless Drill with charger
    • 1/8", 7/16", 1/4 and 3/8 Drill bits
    • Tape measure
    • Level
    • C - Clamps
    • 8' step ladder
    • Framing/ Speed Square

    High Flyer Swing Set Safety Zone


    • Limited 5-year warranty on wood components
    • 3-year warranty on hardware/accessories
    • 1-year warranty on ropes and vinyl canopies
    Easy to build:

    • Pre-cut, ready for assembly
    • No special skills or tools needed
    • Includes fully illustrated, easy to follow instructions
    • Experienced customer service helpline available 6 days a week

    Delivery time: 3-4 weeks for curbside delivery or professional installation. Lead times may vary during peak season and holidays.
  • Resources
  • Safety

    We design our swing sets to bring the excitement of the common playground to backyards across America. However, we have become the most respected swing set manufacturer in the U.S. by putting safety first, always. As an active ASTM safety committee member, we have gone beyond the normal safety guidelines to ensure your children are always safe. Here are the safety features included on our swing sets.

    • Recessed bolts and hardware - All bolt connections are recessed, ensuring no cuts, scrapes or torn clothes!ASTM safety logo
    • Rounded corners and edges - virtually splinter-free!
    • Plastisol coated belt swing chains - no more finger pinching!
    • Sturdy steel swing connectors – providing a full range of motion
    • Safety handles - helping kids get a grip to the top
    • Interlocking flat steps - making climbing easy
    • Heavy-duty molded slides - Strong enough for the big kids!
    • Safe cedar staining process – 100% safe for children

    Parents Role in Playground Safety:

    While we do everything we can to maximize safety, parents should keep an eye on their children during play to ensure they are using the play structure as intended. Here are a few suggestions to keep your kids backyard play area safe:

    • ASTM guidelines recommended a 6’ safety perimeter around your swing set as well as overhead.

    Teach your kids safe play rules:

    • Look First - Never run in front of or behind someone who is swinging
    • Share - Take turns on rock walls, monkey bars, slides and swings
    • Wait until it’s dry – Always wait until the swing set is dry before you play
    • No bullies allowed - No pushing, shoving or roughhousing allowed

    Add a fall surface (ground cover) under your swing set.

    While our cedar swing sets are hand-crafted to eliminate unnecessary cuts and scrapes, we suggest adding a fall surface under your play structure to add another layer of protection for your children – just in case they lose their balance and fall. We recommend to add rubber mats, rubber mulch, wood chips sand or pea gravel under your swing set. To see a pros and cons list of the best materials for under a swing set, check out the resources tab on this page. For a detailed guide on playground set fall surfaces, be sure to check out our resources tab on this page.

  • Before You Buy

    This swing set is intended for residential use only and is not warrantied for public or commercial use.

    What to consider when buying a swing set?

    Before buying a swing set, always check with your homeowner’s association before assembly. Some HOA’s have height restrictions on building and play structures. Also, determine how much space you have in your yard. Will there be enough space for your children to run around with their friends safely? 

    How many kids can fit comfortably on the swing set?

    This swing set has been designed for use by a maximum of eight children at one time, having a combined weight of 1,200 pounds. This swing set is recommended for children 3 years through 11 years of age.

    How is the swing set delivered?

    Once your swing set is ready to ship from our shop in Monroe, MI, the delivery company will contact you to schedule a delivery date and time. The typical swing set will be delivered curbside and comes in multiple bundles/boxes. Some larger packages may need to be opened and hand offloaded to the ground.  It might be helpful to have another person help you bring the components into your backyard, but it not a necessity.

    What is your standard lead time on curbside delivery and professional installation?
    Approximate lead time is usually 3-4 weeks from order date. Lead times may vary during peak season and holidays. Please call our customer service helpline shortly after your order is placed to determine delivery or installation date.

    Can I swing on the swing set with my children?

    In most cases, parents and grandparents can swing along with children! Swing beam is rated at 250 pounds per swing position. So, as long as you do not exceed that weight limit per swing, anyone can join in on the adventure.

    How much space do I really need in my yard?

    The amount of space needed for a safe play experience may vary for each swing set, but we suggest following ASTM’s guidelines of having a 6’ safety area around your swing set. This area should not include any obstructions such as trees, plants, sheds or any other structures. In addition to the safety benefits of a 6’ clearance, it gives children space to run around all day long

    I have a small yard; will this swing set be a good fit for my backyard?

    The High Flyer is the smallest swing set we offer, so if you’re lacking backyard space, this model might be your best choice.

    What kind of construction knowledge do I need to have to assemble your swing sets?

    We welcome anyone to build our swing sets, even those with little do-it-yourself experience. Each swing set kit is pre-cut, ready for assembly and can be built with basic tools, so you don’t have to be Bob Vila to install our swing sets. Actually, parents often comment on how much pride they have building their swing set on their own. Don’t worry, if you have questions during assembly, our dedicated customer service team can answer your questions via phone or online chat.

    Let us install it for you! We also offer professional installation on all of our swing sets for as little as $299.

    Maintenance Tips:

    Periodic maintenance is suggested to ensure safe enjoyment of your swing set and optional accessories. Be sure to check out swing set maintenance checklist within the resources tab on this page.

    Checking, splitting and surfacing cracking are characteristics of all wooden swing sets. This is caused by varying seasonal temperatures and moisture conditions. To minimize this checking and/or cracking, you may coat your play set with a water repellent.

    Best way to stain the High Flyer cedar swing set:

    The High Flyer swing set is factory stained to provide a beautiful finish and long lasting protection. We recommend staining wooden swing sets once a year to maintain its rich color and naturally resilient qualities.  Prior to staining, clean all wooden components.  Use a high quality water based stain or sealant such as Thompson’s Water Seal® . After staining or sealing, please allow 24 hours to dry before allowing children to start their adventure.

    Have any other questions? Be sure to check out our Frequently Asked Questions.

  • Customer Reviews

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    1. Worth greater investment

      Posted by Unknown on 3rd Oct 2021

      We've enjoyed our play set for a few years now. I wish we'd invested in one of the sets with more to do. As our child has gotten older, he still does use the set, but I think he'd use it more if it was bigger. As expected, the wood finished has weathered, so it doesn't look the greatest, but it does seem just as sturdy.

    2. It's ok

      Posted by Unknown on 29th Sep 2021

      Wood wasn't treated from weather protection. Had to buy a sealant and stain it myself. Also did not come with any stakes or supports to ground it in case of wind/weather that could knock it over. Piece of wood was cracked. A replacement was supposed to be shipped, it never came.

    3. Outstanding

      Posted by Robert Nemec Sr on 28th Sep 2021

      My grandkids love playing on it climbing the rock wall and sliding down slide 2 on tje swings and other 3 climbing the rock wall and 2 setting in house waiting to go down the slide I couldn't ask for anything more for the grandkids they outside for hours could have not spend the money any better great swingsets well worth the money 5 stars

    4. Still Going Strong

      Posted by Unknown on 28th Sep 2021

      We've had our High Flyer Swingset for over a year now. It's held up well against the PNW rain and our unusually hot summer. Our kiddos continue to play on it near daily.

    5. Swingset savior

      Posted by Michele Hunt on 16th Mar 2021

      This swingset helped beat the boredom of this quarantine for my grandchildren. Thank you. We have had many hours of fun with your product.

    6. Swingset savior

      Posted by Michele Hunt on 16th Mar 2021

      This swingset helped beat the boredom of this quarantine for my grandchildren. Thank you. We have had many hours of fun with your product.

    7. Compact & Well Built Play Structure

      Posted by Rebecca L on 27th Feb 2021

      We have a small yard so the High Flyer was the perfect fit. Our kiddos, 2 - 8 years old, all enjoy playing on it. The cedar structure has been low maintenance and seems more solid than other brands we looked at. We opted for installation which went smoothly.

    8. Great product

      Posted by Mary Ann Pinto on 23rd Feb 2021

      The men who constructed the gym set were very professional and knowledgeable. They did an excellent job. There are some splitting of wood but hopefully it will not get worse and will continue to be a great product due my grandson to enjoy his swing set.

    9. A must have during the pandemic.

      Posted by Manuel Marquez on 2nd Feb 2021

      My kids have enjoyed the swing set so much. It is the perfect size. The finish of the materials are great and the wood is smooth. He bought the High Flyer. The installation was done just in a few hours by a company’s contractor. We did. Or have to pay for it as it was included on the offer. The product in itself is grade A. I feel what I got for the price was a great buy. I have 4 kids from 4 to 10 years and all are able to enjoy it.

    10. My kids love it! Keeps them busy.

      Posted by Shira Stanley on 19th Jan 2021

      The High Flyer playset has been a lifesaver during COVID. The installer was great, installation was smooth. I do need to perform some maintenance and haven't done that yet. I'd like a professional to assist with that.

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