Backyard mini golf – of course it is perfect for avid golfers. Practice putting skills in comfort of your own backyard. Take all time you want. There is no waiting to play through. This idea is great for parents on a budget too. Entice your kids outside to play. Get them off couch. Throw a mini golf themed party. Give yourself an excuse to snuggle around yard on cool summer evenings.
Map out your backyard mini golf course plan with chalk or hoe lines. Use scrap 2×4’s, fence posts or old landscape edging to limit each hole and path. Another thing that works well is sized landscaping stones, such as cobble. For holes using old pots, cutting PVC pipe or disposable drink cups. Some golfers prefer a uniform surface. Others like challenge of using natural grass or uneven terrain. Just for fun, add sand or gravel trap to navigate. A children’s pool makes an interesting water hazard. Got an old fountain? Plunk it down in middle of kiddie pool as a water feature.
Do not want to go all out? Not crazy about a permanent mini golf course in backyard? How about making some inexpensive portable devices, you can store in your shed? Constructing those with old wood and artificial turf or carpets. Use 2×6 lumbers to raise them up from ground and provides an edge. Lim old flower pots into holes. You do not have to be rich to have a backyard mini golf course. Do it on cheap with these fun ideas.
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