Baby strollers are very helpful, especially when navigating life after having a baby. Many new parents find life to be a bit overwhelming and it doesn’t have to be, especially if you are used to taking a stroll, jog or run during the day. They make escaping the house with your baby (and in the long run, your little child) simpler. So, no matter which stroller you choose, you’ll get maximum value. The following are the top 10 baby strollers that we have researched that are popular with new parents and they include: City Mini GT, B-Lively stroller, Bugaboo Cameleon, Nuna Mixx, Thule Urban Glide 2, Babyzen YOYO Stroller, City Select LUX, Chicco Bravo, Uppababy Vista and Graco strollers for parents.
1. The City Mini GT
The City Mini GT stroller is made by Baby Jogger. It is your go-to stroller that is equipped with all-terrain wheels, an adjustable handlebar, plus a hand-operated brake. This is a great stroller for city dwellers due to its maneuvering capabilities. You can also store it in small spaces and fold it while holding your baby (a big plus).
Even though Baby Jogger makes this stroller, the City Mini GT is not really meant for jogging. Also, the stroller’s basket is on the smaller side and the seat is non-adjustable. Even with these minor infractions, parents love this stroller because of the way it shades their babies from the sun, ability to roll it on just about any type of surface, ease of use (can attach a variety of accessories), and its easy to get to hand brake. It can accommodate weight up to 65 pounds plus its stroller weighs approximately 22.5 pounds.
2. B-Lively Stroller
The B-Lively stroller can be folded using just one and this adds to its ease of use for parents. It also features a roomy storage basket you can access from the rear or the front. The B-Lively stroller allows for great steering design due to its three-wheel design. and a three-wheel design that makes it easier to steer. It’s lightweight and has great wheel suspension to absorb bumps as you stroll. The B-Lively comes equipped with a zippered storage space to keep small items. It also comes with adapters to work with Britax and BOB car seats. It can accommodate weight up to 55 pounds and weighs approximately 20 pounds.
3. The Bugaboo Cameleon
The Bugaboo Cameleon stroller is beautifully designed and makes for a smooth stroll for just about any surface. It also has safety features that parents love (e.g., strong chassis, improved braking system, adjustable harness, and folding lock). The stroller also comes equipped with an optimized self-standing seat, it is car seat adaptable, has a reversible handlebar, and machine-washable fabric (a must have). The Bugaboo Cameleon has a weight limit of 37.5 pounds.
4. The Nuna Mixx
The Nuna Mixx stroller comes equipped with a flat recline. It is designed for wherever your outings may take you. Whether it’s a stroll in the park or grocery store run, the Nuna Mixx is your all-purpose stroller. It also comes with a two-way facing seat. It can easily be turned into a travel system using the Nuna Pipa car seat.
In addition, the Nuna Mixx has an adjustable handlebar, large storage basket, a comfy, airy seat to which you can add a mesh back or temperature regulating bamboo insert. It also comes with an extendable canopy to shade your little one from the sun. This stroller is on the high end and can accommodate up to 50 pounds and weighs only 26.8 pounds.
5. The Thule Urban Glide 2
The Thule Urban Glide 2 is built for those who like taking their little one along on their morning, afternoon or evening jog. It’s lightweight, easy to maneuver, and built for all-terrains. The stroller can be single handedly opened and comes equipped with a zippered covered storage section. It even has an adapter for various car seats.
The Thule Urban Glide 2 has a weight range of up to 48.5 pounds.
6. The Babyzen YOYO Stroller
The Babyzen YOYO stroller is another one-handed foldable stroller although it may take some practice to perfect (the handlebar is nonadjustable). It’s also lightweight and can easily fit in a plane’s overhead storage compartment. The stroller has easy maneuverability and also consists of a removable and washable seat. The Babyzen YOYO has a weight range of up to 39.6 pounds and weighs just 13.7 pounds.
7. The City Select LUX
The City Select LUX is another stroller designed by Baby Jogger. The City Select LUX can accommodate up to 20 different seating arrangements and folds up 30 percent smaller than the standard City Select. You can choose from a variety of add-ons such as a bassinet, car seat, second stroller seat and/or a glider board (each sold separately). Bear in mind that with each add-on, comes additional weight. So, it can get bulky and heavy rather quickly! The City Select LUX has a weight range of up to 45 pounds per seat and weighs 30 pounds with one seat.
8. The Chicco Bravo
The Chicco Bravo is another stroller is a two-for one that has a built-in travel system (KeyFit 30). It’s much easier to go from a stroll to a car ride since the travel system allows for ease of use (but it increases the car seats weight). The canopies from both seats (car seat and stroller seat) meet and overlap, thus providing a comfy place to nap. The stroller is equipped with a self-standing fold. The Chicco Bravo has a seat that faces outward only, has cup holders, is easy to store, and light on the wallet.
The Chicco Bravo has a stroller weight range of up to 50 pounds, a car seat weight range of up to 30 pounds and weighs 23 pounds (stroller) and 9.6 pounds (car seat).
9. The Uppababy Vista
The Uppababy Vista stroller gives parents a lot of flexibility especially for those who have or intend on expanding their family unit. The stroller comes equipped with a bassinet and can be swapped out with an included toddler seat as the child grows. You can also add-on a multidirectional seating or a piggyback ride along.
While the stroller may not be as easy as others to fold and store, its sturdiness, large storage space, and the ability to add-on as your family grows, is a plus for many parents. The Uppababy Vista has a weight range of up to 20 pounds and 25 inches(bassinet), a toddler car seat weight range of up to 50 pounds and weighs 26.3 pounds (frame + seat) and 8.4 pounds (bassinet).
10. The Graco Jetsetter Stroller
The Graco Jetsetter Stroller is not as pricey as other strollers but has many of the same features as higher-end strollers. It comes equipped with cup holders, snack tray, parent tray (for keys, cellphone, and what nots). The stroller also has a large basket for storing diapers or shopping bags and even comes with a footrest for your child.
What is more, the seat can lay flat and you can attach a car seat that faces inward or outward. Only Graco car seats will work with this stroller, plus the ride isn’t as smooth as some of the pricier models. Even so, parents love it because it’s cost-effective, practical, and compact. The Graco stroller has a weight range of up to 50 pounds and 45 inches and weighs 23.36 pounds.
There you have it! The top 10 baby strollers that parents love due popularity. Whether you intend to take a stroll in the neighborhood, jog in the park, run or walk on rugged terrain, the strollers mentioned in this article will help you get the most out of your morning, afternoon, or evening venture outdoors.