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Outdoor Axe Throwing In the Chicago Suburbs

Axe Throwing
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Get Axed

The NEW game at The Forge that uses a traditional steel axe that is hurled at a wooden bullseye target. This is a fun, social activity ideal for groups and teams. Rest assured it is held in a safe environment too. Play in our unique axe throwing trailers and challenge your group to see who can hit the bullseye and score the most points! Play as individuals or as a group for this activity.

Play with up to 6 players per lane
Great for couples, families and groups

Axe Throwing Details

Age:
Ages 10+
Duration:
60 mins.

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Axe throwing is located near Laser Tag, Archery Range, and Archery Battle Tag. This is a great activity to play to test your aim and hand-eye coordination along with laser tag and archery.
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Activity Information

Details
  • Game time starts upon arrival after a few minutes of orientation.
  • Play with up to 6 players per lane.
Requirements
  • Age: Guests 10-16 years old must have a supervising adult chaperone with them for the duration of the game. No weight restrictions are required.
  • Health: Any participant must not have physical limitations that will limit the ability to perform proper functions with the axes.
  • Ticket purchase: Axe Throwing is included in the Explorer Day Pass, Ultimate Adventure Pass, and individually sold in-park only.
What to Wear
  • Wear clothing appropriate for the weather and comfortable to participate in the activity.
  • Closed-toe shoes are required.
Safety

Every participant will be asked to follow specific rules so everyone can remain safe and have a good time! This includes the following rules enforced by The Forge staff:

  • Every team has their own lane- within a trailer, there is no axe throwing outside and no throwing across lanes. 
  • Axes are placed on the magnet holder after each turn. Axes remain in the trailer at all times.
  • Anyone not throwing an axe must wait outside the trailer. 
  • One person throwing at a time per trailer.
  • Axes will not be thrown when someone is down range (past the throwing line). 
  • Over the head throwing only. No side or underhand throws and no axe tricks or trick shots. 
  • You cannot catch axes that bounce off the target.
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