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Extreme Sandbox

1901 Glendale Rd, Hastings, MN 55033-9377
+1 855-344-4386
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Extreme sandbox

Absolutely brilliant place and brilliant people there, couldn't ask for a more friendly helpful... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
andrew s
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We smashed a car!!

Extreme Sandbox is a great experience. It's location is not too far from the city. (It has to be... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
gopherfan44
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Come play on an excavator or bulldozer for fun! We offer customers the unique opportunity to experience heavy equipment in safe and controlled environment. We let the kid in you play!
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1901 Glendale Rd, Hastings, MN 55033-9377
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely brilliant place and brilliant people there, couldn't ask for a more friendly helpful team, we drove excellent komatsu excavators, wheel loaders and bulldozers there. Highly recommend. 👍👍👌👌

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Extreme Sandbox is a great experience. It's location is not too far from the city. (It has to be out a little bit to find open spaces for this type of thing). The building is very clean, (Check out the funny travel log posters on...More

Thank gopherfan44
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I surprised my husband for his birthday with a mini-sandbox experience driving the excavator. He was so thrilled and it was just as much fun for me to watch—and listen to the hilarious banter on the headset from my husband and Jason our facilitator. Jason...More

Thank Reynoldsmissy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a lot of fun. We had ten people and did the bulldozer and the excavator. We bought the ticket package and they did a great job. Need to make a Trip with my adult sons to do this some time soon. Yeh baby.

Thank Gary B
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Reviewed 4 December 2017

I can't say enough great things about Extreme Sandbox. Their entire team was a pleasure to work with. They made sure our customer appreciation event went smoothly and that everyone had a great time. The only downside about this place is its location. Most of...More

Thank Bryce K
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Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Our daughter waited over 3 years to do this...it was her 16th bday gift from July, but she wanted Dad there to watch (he's a heavy equipment operator.). So, what better way to bring two sisters close in age together than Dueling Dozers? Jason, their...More

Thank torrerizor
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

My office had a great time at Extreme Sandbox! The instructors Adam and Jason make it a great experience for something that can be intimidating. I'm not a person who has to drive everything she sees, but I would do this again and recommend it...More

Thank Lisa S
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Reviewed 26 October 2017

As a Vistage/TEC Chair, I work to find meaningful retreat activities for my Executive Level Peer Advisory Groups. We brought 11 CEOs and their spouses here to play in the dirt and it was an absolutely amazing experience! They do a wonderful job of keeping...More

Thank bwenman
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Reviewed 25 October 2017

My father is retiring at the end of this year. I work for an equipment house and wanted to celebrate his retirement by getting him out to operate heavy machines. The whole experience was awesome. We worked with Noah who did a great job prepping...More

Thank jkearse93
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Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Had a great time with my TEC-team. Thanks to Adam, Eirik, Jason and Randy. Who need SHARK TANK, anyway?

Thank FinclPlnr
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mmjmom
3 November 2017|
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Response from Randy S | Property representative |
Thanks for the inquiry. Our gift certificates never expire.
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Linda C
6 May 2016|
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Response from Laurie A | Reviewed this property |
You need to be at least 14 years old to drive the equipment. When my husband and I were driving, they let our kids (11 and 1 at the time) be outside in a safe are where they could watch and also let them wear the very... More
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Stephanie H
22 May 2015|
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Response from J H | Reviewed this property |
It depends upon the amount of time, and the equipment requested. The web site has the rates listed.
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