Updated March 20, 2017 by Brett Dvoretz

The 6 Best Outdoor Safety Gates

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We spent 26 hours on research, videography, and editing, to review the top choices for this wiki. One of the most challenging parts of child-proofing a home is the outdoor spaces that may not be safe for little ones. These safety gates are specially designed to weather the elements and to let you go wherever you want while preventing your child from getting into trouble. When users buy our independently chosen editorial picks, we may earn commissions to support our work. Skip to the best outdoor safety gate on Amazon.

6. Gaterol Active Lite

5. Summer Infant Walk-Thru

4. North States 4934

3. Cardinal Gates SS-30OD

2. Little Llama Retractable

1. Stair Barrier Bannister-to-Bannister


Brett Dvoretz
Last updated on March 20, 2017 by Brett Dvoretz

A wandering writer who spends as much time on the road as in front of a laptop screen, Brett can either be found hacking away furiously at the keyboard or, perhaps, enjoying a whiskey and coke on some exotic beach, sometimes both simultaneously, usually with a four-legged companion by his side. He has been a professional chef, a dog trainer, and a travel correspondent for a well-known Southeast Asian guidebook. He also holds a business degree and has spent more time than he cares to admit in boring office jobs. He has an odd obsession for playing with the latest gadgets and working on motorcycles and old Jeeps. His expertise, honed over years of experience, is in the areas of computers, electronics, travel gear, pet products, and kitchen, office and automotive equipment.


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