This target sport, which has gained massive popularity in recent years, involves throwing an axe at a target 10 to 12 feet away in an attempt to hit the bull’s-eye — the closer you get to it, the better you score.
Here, we’ve rounded up a list of 12 axe throwing spots in metro Detroit and Ann Arbor for you to unlock your lumberjack skills at and enjoy an outing with the fam.
- Address: 31401 John R. Road, Suite A, Madison Heights
- Cost: Contact for details
This fun spot offers six lanes of axe throwing and rage rooms. Call for booking and cost details.
- Address: 332 Maynard St., Ann Arbor
- Cost: $35-$60/person
Every person that plays at this spot gets a lesson in throwing and sticking the axe.
- Address: 44175 W. 12 Mile Road, Suite F-141, Novi
- Cost: $28-$40/per person
Choose from a BATL casual for two throwers, a BATL Premium for 6-plus throwers or a party pack, which includes a flat rate for your whole group and drinks all around (minus your DD).
- Address: 344 W. Nine Mile Road, Ferndale, 17420 Hall Road, Clinton Township and 1375 Michigan Ave., Detroit
- Cost: $20/hour per person
Make a reservation at (or walk in to) one of its three locations for an hour or more of axe throwing. Kids must be at least 14 to throw.
- Address: 42705 Van Dyke Ave., Sterling Heights
- Cost: Contact for details
This play center offers go-karting, virtual reality, a rage room and, of course, axe throwing. Choose one activity or get an adrenaline pass to enjoy them all.
- Address: 2550 Innovation Drive, Auburn Hills
- Cost: $75/hour Sunday-Thursday, $150/Friday-Saturday
Find 10 axe throwing stalls to enjoy. Plus, eight football bowling lanes, three Topgolf swing suite simulators and much more. Must be over 18 to participate in axe throwing.
- Address: 2055 Haggerty Road, Commerce Township
- Cost: $80/hour per lane Monday-Thursday, $100/hour per lane Friday-Sunday
Make a reservation at one of the three new outdoor axe throwing lanes. On the Dunes offers golf, football bowling, baseball and softball, volleyball and dodgeball, too.
- Address: 19830 W. Road, Woodhaven
- Cost: $150/private bay for 10
Reserve a private area for your party to try their hand at axe throwing. You will have a dedicated coach to help teach you the needed skills. All participants must be at least 14.
- Address: 37550 Cherry Hill Road, Westland
- Cost: $23.99/person
Book a party or walk in to throw an axe with your friends. Leagues available, too. Kids must be at least 12 years old to throw.
- Address: 43335 Michigan Ave., Canton
- Cost: $30/hour per person
Three people can enjoy a session of axe throwing at a time. Find a ropes course, virtual reality, football bowling and more.
- Address: 44159 N. Groesbeck Hwy, Clinton Township
- Cost: $24/hour per person
This spot offers reservations, walk-ins and leagues for axe-throwers of all skill levels. Kids under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Closed-toe shoes are required. Pricing is based on how long you stay.
- Address: 13751 Eureka Road, Southgate
- Cost: $65
Gather a group of up to 10 people and try axe throwing at the WOG Axe Master class. Closed-toe shoes are required. Must be 18 years old or 16-plus with a guardian.
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