Des Plaines Park District

Batting Cages


Our new pitching equipment has more speeds, more variety, and better accuracy. Get in here and hit some!

Cage 1 • Medium Baseball 45–55mph
Cage 2 • Slow Baseball: 25–30mph or Medium Softball: 50mph
Cage 3 • Slow Baseball 25–30mph
Cage 4 • Fast Baseball 55–60mph
Cage 5 • Very Fast Baseball 70–80mph or Hi-Arc Softball
Cage 6 • Slow Softball 35–40mph

Reserve a Batting Cage for your team, your special event, or just for yourself.
Batting Cage Reservations Form

Each $1 token = 16 pitches
Save when you buy more tokens!
6 tokens for $5
13 tokens for $10
28 tokens for $20

Power Hitter Season Pass

Keep your eye on the ball and your swing in shape from Spring Training in April through the Championship Games in October!
Purchase yours at Mountain View, Prairie Lakes or the Leisure Center.
Individual Unlimited Batting Cage Pass: $125
Two-person Pass: $150.00
Family pass (for up to 4 family members): $175.00

Batting CagesKids, teens and adults all love the Batting Cages! 

Shelli Sarg, Facilities Manager

Batting Cages are great fun for parties and group outings!

Group Reservation Form
Birthday Party Reservation Form
Batting Cage Reservation Form

Call for details: 847-391-5733 (Mountain View), or  847-391-5711 (off-season).

Mountain View Adventure Center
510 E. Algonquin Road, Des Plaines 60016
Map and Directions

Batting Cages Hours: 2019

Hours are weather dependent. Helmets are always required in the cages.

Spring Training • April 12 – April 28
Monday–Thursday: Closed
Friday: 4:00p – 9:00p
Saturday: 11:00a – 9:00p
Sunday: Noon – 8:00p

April 29 – May 26
Monday–Thursday: 4:00p – 8:00p
Friday: 4:00p – 10:00p
Saturday: 10:00a – 10:00p
Sunday: Noon – 9:00p

May 27 – August 11
Monday–Friday: 11:00a – 11:00p
Saturday: 10:00a – 11:00p
Sunday: 11:00a – 10:00p
Thursday, July 4: 11:00a–7:00p

August 12 – September 22
Monday–Thursday: 4:00p – 8:00p
Friday: 4:00p – 10:00p
Saturday: 11:00a – 10:00p
Sunday: Noon – 9:00p
Open on Labor Day! Monday, Sept 2: 11:00a–8:00p

September 23 – October 13
Monday–Thursday: Closed
Friday: 4:00p – 9:00p
Saturday: 11:00a – 9:00p
Sunday: Noon – 6:00p
Monday, October 7: 11:00a–5:00p

Batting Cage Rentals
Perfect for teams and groups. Makes a great gift!
Half hour – $30
Full hour – $40
Call ahead for cage reservations.
Reserve the Batting Cages in advance

What you should know:
Residents must have a valid photo ID to receive resident rates.
Shirts & shoes are required on the Golf Course and in the Batting Cages.