Guidecraft Community & Roadway Essentials Review

Disclosure: I was not financially compensated for this post. I received a sample of the product for review purposes. The opinions are my own, based on my personal experience with the product.

My children have played with their Guidecraft Roadway System (SRP $88) every day since they received it and I love that it promotes their creativity through open ended play. This creative wood toy set allows children to design their own roadway system and build cities complete with easy to assemble roadway configurations. These larger sized pieces are very appealing to children and the kids love to play with their designs. I appreciate that I can continue adding to the set with Community Buildings (SRP set of 6/$88) and the Community Roadways Essentials set (SRP $44.95) to continue keeping play fresh and fun!

Guidecraft Community & Roadway Essentials Review

The Community Roadways Essentials is an excellent addition to our Roadway System. It is a complete block play accessory collection and my three children were so excited to starting creating their new city. It includes a 36 piece wooden block play set that features 6 vehicles, 12 signs, 6 community workers, and two separate 4 piece family sets. They love figuring out what each road sign means as they pretend to drive the fire engine, school bus, police car, ambulance, city truck and their favorite, the ice cream truck. Adding the wooden community workers and additional people really elevated their play time as they could now incorporate role playing and practice team work and social skills.

Guidecraft Community & Roadway Essentials Review

Guidecraft is known for its exceptionally constructed wood toys and this product is no exception. The pieces are extremely durable and made of solid wood construction so it can withstand years of interactive play. Recommended for ages 3 and up, this play set is sure to get lots of use with young children. I am very pleased with this set and it is an even bigger hit with my children who are ages 5, 6 and 8……it is a toy they can enjoy playing with independently or cooperatively.

Guidecraft Community & Roadway Essentials Review

As a proud member of the Guidecraft Educator Bloggers team, I am passionate about this exceptional brand of the highest quality toys in terms of educational and entertainment value. You are invited to visit Guidecraft to purchase the Roadway System, the Community Buildings and/or the Community & Roadway Essentials or browse the complete line of wood toys and furniture. Any of these items would make excellent gift ideas for a special occasion or for the holidays.

I am sure you would love a chance to win the Guidecraft Community Roadway Essentials set, right? Hurry over to visit fellow Guidecraft Educator Blogger team member, Mommy Moment to enter to win this wonderful play set!

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  1. holly o says

    That is so cute! I love it. Looks like a lot of fun, nice that it’s a track, but not confining like a train track. I would love to have this for my daughter/daycare.

  2. heather says

    Oh my these look so fun I would have loved this one as a kid and I know someone who would love to have this thanks for sharing this post and have a great day.

  3. ANN*H says

    Now this is something my grandson would enjoy playing with . Last year he told Santa he wanted road construction and a stop sign for Christmas. All these signs are what we were looking everywhere for and we only found these little tiny inch high plastic signs. He would love these

    • Maureen says

      If he really likes road signs…Guidecraft has a neat set of road/traffic signs that are “life size” (very lightweight) and can be taken outside for “use” while bicycling and all sorts of other creative ideas. My kids LOVE playing with their set. You can take a look at their website.

  4. scott macmillan says

    This is such a low price for something that will entertain and encourage creativity in the kids.A great present for Grandparents to give.

  5. loriag says

    Building roadways driving cars, this looks like a fun, great toy, that would keep their attention for a long time. Thank you for sharing.

  6. Sherry Compton says

    I love how you can keep adding on new sets and accesories. Keep kids entertained and intrigued. Plus, with the added sets and people more than one child could play together and have fun.

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