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Jack Axes

Open Now: 4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Open today: 4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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Fun and different Outing for any occasion!

Top Notch! Neat activity with excellent staff that give you an introductory ‘crash course’ in axe... read more

Reviewed February 12, 2019
Mel H
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Cold Lake, Canada
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You have to try it!

Went with a large group from work. Wasn't sure what to expect. Figured it was just some novelty fun... read more

Reviewed December 27, 2018
FriendlyDave
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Jack Axes is St. John’s first indoor axe-throwing facility. From coast to coast, axe-throwing competitions have been taking Canada by storm. Everyone that tries their hand at throwing axe is instantly hooked. Here at Jack Axes, our aim is to provide...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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152 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1A9, Canada
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Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

Top Notch! Neat activity with excellent staff that give you an introductory ‘crash course’ in axe throwing. Fun atmosphere, lighthearted atmosphere however keeping safety at the forefront. You can’t even enjoy a microbrew as long as it does not go into the throwing area. It...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mel H
Reviewed February 5, 2019 via mobile

This was a good bit of fun for something different around town. The staff were good, but I did find the bartender a bit stand offish...not great when dealing with customers is your job. Also, could use some help in the ax sharpening department. We...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank billiejoeh
Reviewed December 27, 2018

Went with a large group from work. Wasn't sure what to expect. Figured it was just some novelty fun that would be new and exciting at first, but I fully expected to get bored rather quickly. I couldn't have been more wrong! The more you...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank FriendlyDave
Reviewed October 16, 2018

Did this for the first time with a larger group and have been waiting to try for some time! I was not disappointed at all and would have stayed for another hour if the group wasn't moving on. It takes some time to get used...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MayorMyers
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

The hours vary for this thing to do while in St.John’s. Had to sign a waiver form using a tablet set up in the front foyer. Tim, had a bunch of folks to explain safety stuff on when and how to throw an ax properly....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank thedudebrendan
Reviewed September 7, 2018

Happened to walk by their sign on the street and decided to check it out. Very thorough on their safety as one can imagine and then they let us go. Fairly cheap for an hour of throwing. Beer for purchase or soda. Our group was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Visted on a Sunday evening. Seemed like a fairly quiet time to vist, only a couple other groups there. Staff were friendly and informative. Good local beer selection too! Our hour bookng flew by, would definitely go again.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 421kyle
Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

Who doesn’t love throwing sharp projectiles?? I was a bit nervous - clumsy plus axes seemed like a bad idea. But once they showed us what to do - we were off and running. I was hooked after my first crappy throw - but once...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Mobile_Mirandas
Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

Came to visit friends here and they’d booked this as part of our trip. Loved every minute, this was great fun. Does exactly what it says on the tin. You throw axes. We booked for an hour but I could have stayed all night. Highly...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Lousydinks
JackAxesInc, Owner at Jack Axes, responded to this reviewResponded May 27, 2018

Hey - so glad you had fun!! Thanks for the awesome review!

Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

Something completely different !My daughter was home from la for a visit Looking for something to do we went here !Had a blast great instructions from staff,super local beers great flights! Super work out!Go you will have a blast!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank rickcardo
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Deana W
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Response from JackAxesInc | Property representative |
Hi, it’s $19.95/person plus tax for an hour and $29.95/person plus tax for 2.5 hours.
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