North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission

Wayne E. Smith Cold Mountain Shooting Range

The Wayne E. Smith/Cold Mountain Shooting Range is free. It is universally accessible.

8252 Lake Logan Rd., Canton, N.C. 28716

GPS Coordinates:  -82 56.385, 35 22.841

Operating Hours:  10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday. Closed Sunday, Monday and state holidaysOpen day after Thanksgiving, Nov. 24, 2017

Amenities Include:  100-yard rifle range with 5 shooting lanes

Contact:   Aaron Jones. aaron.jones@ncwildlife.org. (828) 648-1500
 

Cold Mountain Range 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!