North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission

Foothills Public Shooting Complex

The Foothills Public Shooting Complex is a partnership between the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission and Cleveland County.  To help cover the costs associated with operating the range, Cleveland County collects a fee of $10 for a daily pass. The range is open to the general public, shooting sports teams and law enforcement for practice, training and recreational use.

It is universally accessible.

283 Fielding Rd., Cherryville, N.C. 28021

GPS Coordinates:  Do not use GPS coordinates to navigate to complex. Use actual address listed above instead.

Operating Hours:  9:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m., Wednesday through Saturday from March 1 to Oct. 31; 1:30 to 5 p.m., Sunday. 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Wednesday through Saturday from Nov. 1 to Feb. 28 (or 29); 1:30 to 4:30 p.m., Sunday. Closed Monday and Tuesday.

Amenities Include:  

  • 250 yard rifle range (stands at 100, 150, 200 and 250 yards)
  • 50 yard pistol/rifle range
  • 20 yard pistol range
  • 50 yard steel target range
  • Two skeet/trap/pistol combo range
  • Practice archery and 3-D archery course
  • Family pavilion with restrooms, grills and covered seating  

 

Contact:  ccgr.admin@clevelandcounty.com; 704-447-8230

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Foothills Public Shooting Complex Range Rules

Foothills Public Shooting Complex Archery Rules

Temporary Range Closings

Shooting
RangeSorted By Shooting<br>Range In Ascending Order
CountyClosure
Dates
Reason for
Closure
Flintlock Valley Shooting RangeMontgomery CountyJan. 2-4, 2018Repairs
John Lentz Hunter Education ComplexRichmond CountyJan. 13, 2018Hunter skills tournament
John Lentz Hunter Education ComplexRichmond CountyJan. 27, 20184H national team practice (open to the public but 1 shotgun field and 3 firing lanes on both rifle and pistol will be closed to the public)
John Lentz Hunter Education ComplexRichmond CountyFeb. 17, 20184H national team practice (open to the public but 1 shotgun field and 3 firing lanes on both rifle and pistol will be closed to the public)
John Lentz Hunter Education ComplexRichmond CountyFeb. 24, 2018Closed to the public for district tournament
John Lentz Hunter Education ComplexRichmond CountyMarch 10, 20184H workshop (open to the public but 1 shotgun field and 3 firing lanes on rifle and pistol will be closed to the public)
John Lentz Hunter Education ComplexRichmond CountyMarch 16-17, 2018Closed to the public for district tournament
John Lentz Hunter Education ComplexRichmond CountyMarch 24, 20184H national team practice (open to the public but 1 shotgun field and 3 firing lanes on both rifle and pistol will be closed to the public)
John Lentz Hunter Education ComplexRichmond CountyApril 21, 20184H national team practice (open to the public but 1 shotgun field and 3 firing lanes on both rifle and pistol will be closed to the public)
John Lentz Hunter Education ComplexRichmond CountyApril 27-28, 2018Public state tournament
John Lentz Hunter Education ComplexRichmond CountyMay 19, 20184H national team practice (open to the public but 1 shotgun field and 3 firing lanes on both rifle and pistol will be closed to the public)
John Lentz Hunter Education ComplexRichmond CountyJune 16, 20184H national team practice (open to the public but 1 shotgun field and 3 firing lanes on both rifle and pistol will be closed to the public)

NCWRC Target

Shooting Range Target

Before you visit the range, be sure to click here and print a target!