Des Plaines Park District

Batting Cages

Mountain View Adventure Center

Mt. View Adventure Center
is closed for the season.

Thanks to everyone who came out and enjoyed a round or two of mini-golf, took some mighty swings in the batting cages, and made this a great year!

See you again in April 2021. Stay well!


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 – $44
Half hour – $34
Affiliate Rates: $37/hour, $30/half-hour.

Each $1 token = 15 pitches
Save when you buy more tokens!
6 tokens for $5
13 tokens for $10
28 tokens for $20

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

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

Mt View Concessions

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, Beginning May 29), or 847-803-GOLF (year-round).

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

Batting Cages Hours: 2021

Hours will be posted in March, and are weather dependent. Helmets are always required in the cages.

Batting Cage Rentals

Perfect for teams and groups. Makes a great gift!
Half hour – $44
Full hour – $34
Affiliate Rates: $37 per hour, $30 per half-hour.
Call ahead for cage reservations.
Reserve the Batting Cages in advance, and add them to your Birthday Party, Group Reservation, or Company Outing.

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.

Administrative & Leisure Center2222 Birch Street • 847-391-5700

Golf Center Des Plaines353 N. River Road • 847-803-GOLF

Lake Park Golf Course & Marina1015 Howard Avenue • 847-391-5730

Mountain View Adventure Center510 E. Algonquin Road • 847-391-5733

Mystic Waters2025 Miner Street • 847-391-5740

Prairie Lakes Aquatic Center515 E. Thacker Street • 847-390-4949

Prairie Lakes Community Center515 E. Thacker Street • 847-391-5711