If you're looking for a fun project that will keep the kids busy this summer, why not try building a treehouse?

Not only are they fun, but they can also be a great way to get some exercise. And if you're short on ideas, don't worry - we've got you covered.

We've put together a list of 15 simple treehouse ideas that are sure to inspire you.

1. Deluxe Tree House

Deluxe Tree House

A deluxe treehouse can be the perfect addition to any backyard. It's a great place for kids to play, and it can also be used as a storage shed or workshop. You can build your Deluxe Treehouse using this plan from The Classic Archives.

2. Luxury Treehouse

Luxury Treehouse

Having the Luxury Treehouse in your backyard is a childhood dream come true. It's the perfect place to hang out with friends, have a picnic, or just relax in the sun. Not only is it a fun place to be, but it's also a beautiful addition to your property.

3. Exercise Tree House

Exercise Tree House

Having the Exercise Treehouse in your backyard is an excellent way to get your kids interested in sports and healthy living.

It's also a great way to have some fun yourself. The rock wall and zip line are sure to provide hours of excitement for your kids.

You might want to have a look at our list of the Best Backyard Playsets for more inspiration on how to create a safe and enjoyable playground.

4. Tree Fort

Tree Fort

Having a tree fort in your backyard is a great way to get some exercise and have some fun. It's also a great place to hang out with friends. You can either build it yourself or purchase a kit.

5. Redwood Stump Tree Deck

Redwood Stump Tree Deck By Shawnconna

Having this Redwood Stump Tree Deck in your backyard would be an excellent addition.

It would add extra space for you to enjoy and make your backyard look nicer. The deck’s design is unique, and it would be a great place to relax or entertain guests.

6. Classic treehouse

Classic Treehouse

Classic treehouse is a fun and iconic way to show your love for nature and the outdoors. It is made of high-quality materials that will last for years, so you can enjoy it for many summers to come.

7. Treehouse with Zip Line and Hammock

Treehouse With Hammocks

Credit: COURTESY OF JASON MIKULA

It's great to finally be able to relax in a comfortable hammock after a long day of work. The Treehouse With Zip Line and Hammock is the perfect place to rest and get some sleep. It's also a great place to read a book or take a nap.

8. Treehouse with a Balcony

Treehouse With A Balcony

Building a treehouse with a balcony is a great way to get more use out of your backyard. It also adds some extra square footage for outdoor treetop play. This will unify the look of the property.

9. Box Treehouse

Box Treehouse

This Box Treehouse would be the perfect addition to any backyard! It's easy to make and doesn't require many materials, so it's ideal for anyone who wants a treehouse without all the hassle. Plus, it's a great way to add some extra storage to your yard.

10. Minimalist Treehouse

Minimalist Treehouse

Having a Minimalist Treehouse in your backyard can add a touch of whimsy and fun.

It can also be an excellent place for your kids to play without having to go too far away from home.

If you live in a close-knit neighborhood, your neighbors are likely to appreciate the Minimalist Treehouse too!

11. Pod Life

Pod Life

If you're looking for a way to have your private room in the woods, look no further than the Pod Life Treehouse.

This treehouse is a suspended sphere that provides space to hide away and relax. It's the perfect way to escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

12. Hobbit House

Hobbit House

The Hobbit House is the perfect place for a backyard getaway. It's made of sturdy cedar and redwood and comes complete with a shingled roof, dormer windows, and a front porch. It's also easy to assemble - all you need is a drill and a screwdriver.

This treehouse is perfect for kids or adults who want to relax in the privacy of their backyard.

It's also an excellent place for family gatherings or parties. And since it's made of natural materials, it's eco-friendly too.

13. Wooden House On A Tree

Wooden House On A Tree In The Garden

Having a wooden house on a tree in the garden is a great way to escape the stress of daily life. You can also add a beautiful window to enjoy the calming silence of your backyard.

14. The Pirate Ship

The Pirate Ship

The Pirate Ship Treehouse is perfect for kids who love pirates. It's a great way to add some excitement to their backyard and give them their own private space to play.

The treehouse is easy to build and doesn't require a lot of materials. You just need a wooden platform, a mast, sails, a steering wheel, and a pirate flag.

15. The Multiple Treehouse

The Multiple Treehouse

Multiple Treehouse has quickly become a favorite backyard destination for children and parents alike.

The treehouse is built in the center of a grove of tall and ancient trees, and it features multiple levels, a lookout tower, and even a slide.

It is perfect for hours of imaginative play, and it's also a great place to have a picnic or just relax in the shade.

Conclusion

Backyard treehouses are the perfect way to add extra fun and excitement to your property.

They're also an excellent place for kids to play without having to go too far away from home.

Now that you have seen 15 unique backyard treehouse ideas and start planning your own. Happy building!

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