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Batting Tunnel

Subfacility of Eastside Recreation Center

Admission Fee

Residents - $25 per half hour for one tunnel

Installed in 2009, the ERC batting tunnels can accommodate softball & baseball teams. Two 14'x70' retractable tunnels allow for individual and team batting and pitching practice. Practice balls for softball and baseball are provided with the rental of a pitching machine. The ERC tunnels are a great opportunity to perfect your skills.