Sheridan’s Helpful Tips on how to be a Seasoned Pro, and Get the Most out of your Cubs Spring Training Experience! I’m working on my “Tips” info for Sloan Park, and will post it here when ready. After spending the past thirty years announcing at the same Hohokam location, it’s going to be exciting learning the ins-and-outs of the Cubs new spring training facility!
Location: Sloan Park – 2330 W. Rio Salado Parkway, Mesa, AZ 85201 The ballpark is southeast of the Hwy. 202 (the Red Mountain Freeway, running east/west) and Hwy 101 (the Pima Freeway, running north-south) interchange.
Directions: From Phoenix and points west: Take Hwy. 202 and head east. Take exit 8 (McClintock Dr.) and go south. Go left (east) on E. Rio Salado Parkway and drive 1.3 miles. The complex will be on your left. Another option is continue heading east on the 202 past McClintock Dr. to exit 10 (Dobson Rd.) Go south on Dobson Rd. about .4 of a mile, Cubs game parking will be on your right.
From Scottsdale and points north: Take Hwy. 101 south to Exit 52. Turn left (east) on E. Rio Salado Pkwy. The complex will be on your left. From Tempe: Take E. Rio Salado Pkwy. (which runs north of downtown and ASU) three miles; the complex is on your left. An alternate route is taking the 101 south, then exit to the 202 going east. Take exit 10 (Dobson Rd.), then south about .4 of a mile, Cubs game parking will be on your right.