Build Your Own Outdoor Rally Track…

I can’t wait to do this activity with my son. He is going to go crazy.

Small Potatoes

title1“Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.”  ~T.S. Eliot

Cars, cars, cars. It’s all about the cars these days. Drifting, shifting, crashing, skidding, jumping and…rallying. My son is 8 yrs old and fascinated by the world of rally cars. Ken Block is his favourite professional rally car driver and racing his little Hot Wheels is his favourite pastime.

While I was digging up the dog damaged urine burns in the grass this Spring, the idea came to me to build a miniature rally where I had removed the old grass. Why not turn a negative into a positive? And so, while my son was at school, I got to work! The project turned out to be very simple and inexpensive, and so VERY appreciated!

Here’s what I used to build the rally race track…
1.  One coil of garden bed edging from the…

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