Colored Shale Products Inc.
306.693.8800 or 306.631.1955

Baseball Diamonds

Colored Shale Products is able to supply red and tan shale material for a wide assortment of ball diamonds with varying dimensions for all types of play from bantam hardball to men's fastball. Colored Shale Products Inc. have supplied many towns and cities throughout Saskatchewan and Manitoba.

Colours: Red or Tan

Size: 1/4" Minus Red and 1/4" Minus Tan Shale Dust material


  • 1/4" Minus Dust - minimum of 3 to 4 inches of dust over a well compacted clay sand base
  • good drainage from the pitcher's mound required


  • Cut Maintenance costs by at least 25%
  • Safer playing fields
  • No more rain outs
  • Cuts down glare
  • Reduces errors
  • Retains its natural color

Measuring how much you will need:

  • 1 Cubic yard @ 2 inches thick covers 162 sq. ft.
  • Allow for 25" compaction when using Red or Brown Shale Dust

Shale required on a new diamond:
Men's Fastball Diamond - 160 Cubic yards
Softball Diamond - 120 Cubic yards

Shale required on an existing shale baseball diamond:
To top a diamond - 40 cubic yards