Adventure Playsets Wooden Swing Sets Recalled

May 11, 2006
Playground Equipment
Backyard Ventures
The Danger:
Defective bolts could cause the frame of the swing set to detach from the fort structure, posing a fall hazard.
This recall involves about 26,000 swing sets. Models include:
  • Durango
  • Tacoma
  • Odyssey
  • Bellvue
  • Monarch
  • Grand Teton
  • Outlook II
The swing sets are made of wood and feature various types of slides, swings, and a fabric canopy over part of the structure.
Sold At:
Wal-Mart, Menards, and Toys "R" Us stores nationwide and from February 2006 through March 2006 for about $1,000.
What To Do:
Stop using the swing set immediately and contact Backyard Ventures to receive repair instructions and free replacement bolts for the recalled swing sets. For more information, call Backyard Ventures at (800) 856-4445 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday, visit, or e-mail
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