Ladder Golf Set

The game is a challenge. Not the build. This simple and fun outdoor game can be built after work or over a couple of weekend hours. Using just a few YellaWood® boards and some PVC pipe, the game takes shape in a few steps.

The set features 2 ladders made of 1x4 stock and PVC pipes for the rungs.

Drilling holes at the ends of the center rung allows for a hitch pin to lock in each side of the rung, and this tightens the entire ladder to become a sturdy frame.

After sanding and sealing the wood of the two ladders, it's just a matter of getting a set of bolas and letting the competition heat up.

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COST:

TIME: 3 Hrs

SKILL:

Materials

  • (4) 1" x 4" x 8' YellaWood® brand pressure treated pine
  • (4) 1/4" x 1-3/4" hitch pin (cotter-less)
  • (2) 3/4" x 8' PVC pipe

Cut List

  • A. (4) 3-1/2 x 3/4 x 41-1/2"
  • B. (4) 3-1/2 x 3/4 x 32"
  • C. (2) 3/4 x 28"
  • D. (4) 3/4 x 25"

Tools

  • Chop saw (or hand or circular saw)
  • Table saw
  • Drill/driver
  • 1/4" drill bit
  • Dado blade
  • Rotary sander
  • Measuring tape
  • Wood glue
  • 1 1/8" Forstner bit