How much does it cost?
Our most popular session costs £20 for 60 minutes and £15 for a 45 minute session. We do also have a longer 75 minute session at £25. In addition we have tailored discounts for parties of 10 more where session times increase to 90 minutes.
Is axe throwing safe?
We have created a safe environment and frequently check to ensure safety. Provided our instructions are complied with there is extremely low risk of injury.
Do you sell food?
We do offer confectionary and snacks.
Are there drinks for sale?
We offer both hot drinks and soft drinks for sale.
Do you sell alcohol?
Unfortunately, we don't. We operate a strict alcohol free environment given the nature of activity involved. We do however offer alcohol free alternatives.
Can we bring our own alcohol?
Again, unfortunately not. It is important to stress that any player appearing to be intoxicated with alcohol or drugs will politely be asked to leave the premises.
Are spectators welcome?
Yes of course, we have a viewing area.
Can I bring my own axe?
No, we do not allow players to bring their own axes. For safety, we inspect all our axes several times daily.
What are the minimum and maximum group sizes for events?
TimberJacks Shrewsbury can cater from 1 person to groups of 16. Larger groups can be accepted if you get in touch. TimberJacks Kidderminster can cater for groups of up to 40 players.
How many throwing lanes do you have?
We have 4 throwing lanes in Shrewsbury and in Kidderminster we have 10 throwing lanes.
How many players do you allow per lane?
We cater for up to a maximum of 4 players per lane.
How can I pay?
You can pay by card or cash upon arrival.
When should I book?
You can book anytime you wish. Our booking system will indicate availability in real time.
How long is a throwing session?
Playtime lasts from 45 to 75 minutes depending on session booked. If playing in a large group of 10 or more time is increased to 90 minutes.
What should I wear?
We advise that you wear flat footwear and not open toed or similar. Given the size and nature of our venues they are not heated. We therefore recommend certainly in the winter months to wear extra layers and may be a hat and possibly gloves. However, that being said you will soon warm up when playing.
Do you provide the axes?
Yes, we provide the axes. All of which are tried, tested and regularly checked and maintained.
Can we take pictures & videos?
Yes of course, it’s all part of the experience!
What are the rules?
The rules for game play are explained in pre-play discussions with our team members.
Can we bring food?
Please do not bring food unless agreed by us.
Is there an age limit?
We cater for 8+ years upwards. All players under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent / guardian.
Do you provide gift certificates?
Yes, these are available via our website.
Do you play music & video?
Yes, we are fully licensed to play music and video.
Do we have some training?
Yes, there is a briefing before every game play.
How can I book?
All bookings have to be made online. We do not cater for those walking in and expecting to be able to play.
Can we cancel a booking?
Yes of course, you can cancel a booking at anytime via the confirmation email you would have received.
What is a waiver / release agreement?
It is a document which you sign to confirm your voluntary and intentional relinquishment or abandonment of a legal advantage, claim, requirement, or right.
In order to participate in our activities we do require a waiver to be completed. Full details of the waiver are available here
Do you have parking?
Yes, we have good parking at both of our venues.
Do you have wheelchair access?
Yes we do have wheelchair access both in the spectating areas and on the throwing floor.
What if I am pregnant?
In our profession it is generally stated that you should seek advice from your Doctor. For this purpose, we would advise that the activity gives a moderate work out to the upper body (shoulders and arms) with an element of repetative bending down to the floor to retrieve axes.
Do you have toilet facilities?
Yes we do.