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How to Build Cornhole Boards

We’ve got everything you’d ever need to learn how to make your own Cornhole Boards.  Download our different building instruction PDF’s to get your started.  If you need additional information, we’ve got a TON of information in our forum.

We have several great sets of directions for building your own Cornhole boards.

Just choose the style of boards you’d like to make, and download any of our easy to follow Cornhole Board Building Directions. We have building instructions for standard 2×4 framed boards, nesting boards, travel sized 3×2 boards and more!

4’x2′ Cornhole Board Building Instructions | Official Size

How to Build 4’x2′ Cornhole Boards

 

Nested Cornhole Board Instructions (PDF) Nesting 4×2 Cornhole Board Plans
Nested board building instructions by “Tarheel Holer”


Open Sided Cornhole Board Instructions (PDF) JVB’s 4×2 Building Plans | Basic Version
Jackson Van Buren’s Open Sided Cornhole Board Instructions


Open Sided cornhole board building Instructions (PDF) JVB’s 4×2 Building Plans | Advanced Instructions
An advanced, more detailed version of the JVB Basic Directions


OPEN SIDED Cornhole BOARD BUILDING DIRECTIONS (PDF) How To Build 4×2 Cornhole Boards
These cornhole board building instructions are contributed by SC Cornhole.


BUILDING DIRECTIONS FOR A BOX STYLE Cornhole BOARD (PDF) “Box Style” Cornhole Board Building Instructions
Building specs for Box Style, or closed side, cornhole boards. Boards made entirely out of plywood.


Google SketchUp Templates

 

Want to see what your boards will look like? Check out these cornhole board templates for Google SketchUp. Huge thanks to Carolina Joes for sharing these!

The Download link below includes templates for 1×4 framed boards with flush sides, 1×4 boards without a cross-brace, and 1×4 framed boards with a cross-brace.

Google SketchUp – 1×4 Board Templates Google SketchUp Template:
1×4 Board Templates

3’x2′ Cornhole Boards | Tailgating / Travel size boards

How to Build 3×2 Cornhole Boards

 

(PDF) 3×2 cornhole game building plans (PDF) JVB’s 3×2 Cornhole Board Building Plans
Jackson Van Buren’s 3×2 cornhole board instructions. Great tailgating sized boards.


3×2 Cornhole Board Building Directions (PDF) “Face Down’s” 3×2 Cornhole Building Specs
Building instructions for 3×2 boards as created by forum member “Face Down”


Download 3×2 cornhole Board Building Plans (PDF) “Milky’s” 3×2 cornhole Board Building Plans
Building specs for 3×2 boards as created by forum member “Milky”

Non Traditional Cornhole Boards and Boxes

Hole Only Boxes – Skill shot

(PDF) Milky’s Bomb Droppin’ box Building Instructions (PDF) Milky’s Bomb Droppin’ box Building Instructions
Great instructions put together by forum member “Milky”

Misc. Board Building Forum Links:

BOX STYLE BOARDS (forum)

OPEN-SIDED BOARDS (forum)

VERY BASIC BOARDS (forum)

For online versions of many of these building instructions, you can also visit Cornhole Game Builders.

How did we do?

Do you feel like we’ve use incorrect measurements, tools, wood, etc.? Let us know!

Also, remember that any of these directions can be changed to suit your needs or preferences. Corn tossing games should be fun, make them however you want!

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