Des Plaines Park District

Batting Cages

Mountain View Adventure Center
510 E. Algonquin Road, Des Plaines 60016
847-391-5733
Map and Directions

— BATTER UP! —

Six Batting Cages

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  Fillable PDF
Full hour, $48 • Half hour, $34
• Des Plaines Youth Baseball and Des Plaines Girls Softball:
Full hour, $42 • Half hour, $28
Call 24 hours in advance for cage reservations.

Each $1 token = 15 pitches
Save when you buy more tokens!
12 tokens for $10 = 30 extra balls
25 tokens for $20 = 75 extra balls

Batting Cages at Mt View Adventure CenterKids, teens and adults all love the Batting Cages! 

Questions? Contact Brian Panek, Facilities Manager: 847-803-GOLF. Brian.Panek@DPParks.org

Mt View Concessions

Batting Cages are great fun for parties and group outings!

Group Reservation Form
Batting Cage Reservation Form
Call for details: 847-391-5733


Batting Cages Hours: 2021

Fall Hours (August 23–October 31)
Monday–Thursday, 4–9p
Friday, 4–10p
Saturday, 10a–10p
Sunday, 11a–9p
Monday, September 6, 11a–9p
Monday, October 11, 11a–9p

Batting Cage Rentals

Perfect for teams and groups. Makes a great gift!
Batting Cage Reservations Form  (Fillable PDF)
Full hour, $48 • Half hour, $34
• Des Plaines Youth Baseball and Des Plaines Girls Softball:
Full hour, $42 • Half hour, $28
Call 24 hours in advance for cage reservations.

What you should know:
Residents must have proper photo ID to receive resident rates.
Shirts & shoes are required on the Mini-Golf Course and in the Batting Cages.
Hours are always weather dependent. Early closings are at the discretion of the Facility Manager.

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