The manufacturers offer today a great number of trampolines. Here is information on different types of trampolines. Hope that it will be useful if you are going to buy a trampoline.
The most common and popular is the outdoor model and it comes in many different shapes and sizes:
The 8′ trampoline is the cheapest. With a surface area of 50 foot you have enough place to jump around comfortably and safely.
The 10′ trampoline is the second most popular outdoor trampoline, giving you a surface area of 80 foot to bounce on.
The 12′ trampoline gives you a surface area of 113 foot to bounce on.
The 13’ trampoline has a surface area of 133 foot to bounce on.
The 14′ trampoline is less popular type of outdoor trampoline mainly because of its size and cost. Among these are the rare 15ft, 16ft and even a great 17ft trampoline, taking much space and besides, they cost lots of money.
Round Trampolines are the most common type of trampoline used at home. Lots of accessories for round trampolines are available: ladders, safety enclosures, weighted anchors, tents, shoe bags.
Square trampoline is less popular outdoor trampoline in comparison to the round trampoline. Accessories for this type of trampoline are more difficult to purchase compared to round trampolines.
Rectangle trampolines are used in the Olympics, and by gymnasts around the world. Rectangular trampolines are not commonly used at home.
Oval trampolines are great for outdoor use if you wish to buy a big trampoline. Oval type of trampoline has gained much popularity in recent years and the price for this trampoline has also become more competitive.
Hexagonal trampolines are for those who want a big trampoline and have much space in your yard.
If you own a swimming pool or there is a lake near your house you can buy water trampolines. The pool or lake should be big enough to accommodate up to 20′ of surface area. Water trampolines bring much fun to the children.
Mini trampolines are used indoor to make exercises on them. People purchase them to workout and enhance balance and coordination.
Toddler trampolines are indicated for young children and toddlers to help them have better balance coordination.