The Backyard Axe Throwing League
The Home of Axe Throwing Since 2006

Book Axe Throwing in Scottsdale

7919 E Thomas Rd, Unit 102 | Scottsdale, AZ | (623) 439-1800

The Backyard Axe Throwing League is the premier axe throwing facility in Arizona.  BATL Scottsdale is located in the Indian River Plaza, on the southwest corner of Thomas & Hayden, just 1 mile from the 101, and is capable of hosting parties from 2 to over 100 people.

Bar and food:  while you’re axe throwing, BATL Scottsdale offers a fully licensed bar and kitchen serving a selection of local beers, wine and cider as well as a delicious shareable food menu in partnership with R.T. O’Sullivans and Little Chicago Pizza.

Axe Throwing at BATL, The Backyard Axe Throwing League
Axe Throwing at BATL, The Backyard Axe Throwing League
Axe Throwing at BATL, The Backyard Axe Throwing League
Axe Throwing at BATL, The Backyard Axe Throwing League



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Pricing:  our 1 – 2.5 hour private axe throwing events cost $40.99 + tax per person, with discount pricing of $35.99 available each Tuesday.

legendary axe throwing at BATL
Axe Throwing at BATL, The Backyard Axe Throwing League
Axe Throwing at BATL, The Backyard Axe Throwing League

Operating Hours

  • Open 7 days a week for private events
  • Events with advance booking from 11am-11pm
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  • Axe throwing leagues Sunday – Wednesday
  • Get directions or use our shareable link:  http://bit.ly/2UDOcVN

Featured Amenities

The Home of Axe Throwing

BATL was founded in the backyard of CEO Matt Wilson in 2006.  What started as a personal passion sparked by a camping trip soon spread through word of mouth in Toronto, and today over 1 million people have experienced the thrill of throwing axes at one of our locations, including our location new location that will open in 2018 in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Party & Corporate Event Ideas

We believe that throwing an epic event in the City of Scottsdale should be fun AND simple.  That’s why our axe throwing event packages include 1 – 2.5 hours of throwing depending on your group size, flexible food options and private space to fit your party’s needs.  Trophies and merchandise are available as add-ons for an even more customized touch.

Axe Throwing Facilities

BATL, The Backyard Axe Throwing League offers the best venues for people of all abilities to compete and have a good time, including our new location that will open in Scottsdale, Arizona.  Our axe throwing ‘arenas’ are similar to a cross between a batting cage and bowling alley, with private space for groups of any size, and a music selection that makes every visit incredible.

Axe Throwing Format

For both visitors and residents to Scottsdale, our private axe throwing events begin with instruction and practice (no prior experience necessary!) from the Backyard Axe Throwing League’s expert coaches before starting a round robin and group playoff tournament.

Scottsdale Fundraising

If you’d like to request The Backyard Axe Throwing League to support an upcoming non-profit fundraising event, please contact BATL Scottsdale for eligibility requirements. See some of the great causes we’ve been thrilled to help!

Outdoor Axe Throwing in Scottsdale

Our outdoor axe throwing packages fully insured, equipped and available for both full and half-day bookings in Scottsdale and throughout Arizona.  Our team of expert coaches can provide a customized axe throwing experience based on your specific party needs to make your next event one of the most incredible memories of the year for everyone who throws!

Scottsdale Axe Throwing Leagues

Our weekly axe throwing leagues are the perfect excuse to get together with friends, make a few new ones and enjoy a little competition.  With no experience necessary you’ll compete individually while receiving tips from our friendly BATL Scottsdale coaches – and plenty of time to hang out between throwing.  Check out some videos from recent competitions.