Pikler Triangle is the creation of Hungarian Pediatrician Dr. Emmi Pikler, who believes that the best way to build your children’s character is to give them athletic activities. This Climbing Structure is also available in the form of a Foldable Pikler Triangle and a Modified Pikler Triangle.
She is of the opinion that through physical activities your children will learn the boundaries of their body Moreover, they will put their brains to work in doing something different.
Keeping that in mind, she built this amazing toy that challenges your toddler physically and mentally. You can use this Pikler Triangle for climbing, sliding, walking, and many other things which gives them a chance to understand their limits.
This toy can give you a lot of headaches as it is a very costly item, Secondly, everybody didn’t have the space for this toy.
There are two kinds of Pikler Triangle available in the market to solve these issues of cost and house space.
- Foldable Pikler Triangle
- Modifiable Pikler Triangle
So, here I’ll discuss these two kinds of Pikler Triangles to help you choose this toy according to your comfort.
Foldable Pikler Triangle
Foldable Pikler Triangle is a kind of Pikler Triangle which comes with folding options.
This kind of Pikler is ideal for the small playground and large outdoor playing areas. You can also use this Pikler during picnics, you just have to fold it, put it in your car, and unfold it in your picnic area.
You can also use this Foldable Pikler Triangle in your living area where you can keep an eye on your toddler, Additionally, you can carry on with your routine work.
This Pikler comes with extra safety measures. It has safety locks that prevent this toy from folding automatically to ensure the protection of your child.
You can increase playground areas with this Foldable Pikler Triangle during playtime while managing your storage space. So this Pikler Triangle is ideal for smaller playrooms and large outdoor activities.
Many of the Foldable Pikler Triangle has a locking cap and bolt which you can use to lock the Pikler to put it away safely.
This type of Pikler Triangle is also called the Adjustable Pikler Triangle as it makes the storage option easy and can be adjusted under the sofa or bed after play.
Foldable Pikler Triangle With Ramp
Pikler Triangle comes with lots of extensions or you can say with lots of options to help you choose one according to your child interest and age.
If you want to engage your toddler in walking activities, You can either buy this Foldable Pikler Triangle with Ramp or look for Second-hand Pikler. This Ramp allows your babies to walk from one side to another side during their playtime activity while developing their muscle strength.
You can attach this Ramp with your Pikler Triangle and let your child choose when he is interested in walking. Your toddler can either walk on it or use this Ramp just to move from one place to another place.
This Ramp can also be used for sliding as the Ramp can turn into a Slide Ramp so this toy never gets boring and your toddler can use it in different ways.
In the beginning don’t let your child use this Ramp unsupervised as it can cause injuries, keep an eye on your child, help them walk on this Ramp by holding them, or try to use a mat or carpet under this Foldable Pikler Triangle.
The minimum recommended age for using this Foldable Pikler Triangle with Ramp is 4 years if your baby walks actively on the ground. You can also adjust the height of the Ramp from 1 ft up to 4 ft.
Foldable Pikler Triangle With Rock Wall
Pikler triangle comes in different varieties to keep your child entertained and busy. Rock Wall or Climbing Wall is an extra extension that you can use with your Foldable Pikler Triangle.
This Rock Wall is very captivating and it comes in different colors to attract your child to engage in Gross Motor activities as it enhances your child’s climbing abilities Moreover, this Climbing Wall strengthens their bone structure.
If you are worried about Pikler Triangle injuries you should buy the Foldable Pikler Triangle with Rock Wall because it decreases the chances of injuries and provides a safe playing area for your child.
There is no age recommendation for using this Rock Wall and you can let your child play with it as soon as they are able to stand or crawl.
You can use this Pikler Climbing Wall against walls, Sofa, or any other place. This Ramp is very versatile and you can use it in different ways.
Modified Pikler Triangle
This Montessori Climber is a very distinctive and innovative Pikler triangle available in the market. You can modify this climbing structure in more than 20-30 different ways.
No doubt Pikler Triangle is a very attractive toy for your babies to let them try something new to explore the limits of their body but after some time it will get boring for them. They will lose interest because of playing with the same toy over and over again.
This Pikler Triangle is the best choice for your toddler to use this Montessori Climber in creative ways as it can be changed into different shapes each day, Moreover this way they will never get bored of this toy.
If you have more than one child and want to increase the playing options, This Modifiable Pikler Triangle is the best alternative because you can adjust this Pikler Triangle into a lower or steeper Triangle keeping in view the age and height of your child.
You can use this Climbing Structure as per your imagination because it has several modifications and can turn into different designs to challenge your toddler’s development stage and potential.
Modified Pikler Triangle is also very convenient for storage as it has a folding option to put it away when playtime is over.
House Shaped Modified Pikler Triangle
You can Modify your Pikler triangle into a House shaped climbing Structure which will lure your child to have fun with this toy. This house Shaped Modifiable Pikler Triangle can be used by multiple kids and they can play with it at the same time.
You can also attach a Rock Wall or Ramp with this Montessori Climber on one side or both sides to increase the playing options for your toddler.
This House Shaped Pikler triangle can also be used with sofa cushions as you can use these cushions on the sides of Pikler to make it into a proper house or you can use these cushions on top of this Climber for your child to sit on it.
Low Or Steeper Modified Pikler Triangle
This Steeper Or Low Pikler is good for children below the age of 3 years because it’s not very high and the chances of injuries are very low as compared to the heightened Pikler.
you can also make a simple and small Pikler Ladder with this Low and Steeper Modified Pikler Triangle so your baby can use this Ladder to strengthen his arm muscles.
A Ramp or Rock Wall is also a good option to use with this Pikler which you can use for sliding or practicing Rock Wall Climbing to keep your child busy and entertained at the same time.
Two Triangle Modifiable Pikler Triangle
Your baby can also enjoy this Pikler because of the different designs and structure which this toy offers. There are many ways you can set your Pikler and give your child multiple options to have fun with this toy.
This Pikler is also very handy when you decide to have a children’s playtime party and with this, you can entertain many children at the same time.