Shooting Ranges in North Carolina

The N.C. Wildlife Resource Commission's six shooting ranges provide a safe, controlled and organized environment for sportsmen and recreational shooters alike. Click for more information on each range. Consult the interactive map below for details on public and private shooting ranges throughout the state.

 

First time visiting our ranges or new to shooting? Check out the Commission's Shooting Range Procedures and Safety video below. 

Temporary Range Closings

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RangeSorted By Shooting<br>Range In Ascending Order
CountyClosure
Dates
Reason for
Closure
John Lentz Hunter Education ComplexRichmond CountyApr. 20, 2019Rifle range closed until 11am; One shotgun field will be closed and the archery range will be closed for 4H national practice.
John Lentz Hunter Education ComplexRichmond CountyMay 4, 2019Rifle range closed until 11am; One shotgun field will be closed and the archery range will be closed for 4H national practice.
John Lentz Hunter Education ComplexRichmond CountyApr. 26-27, 2019Youth Hunter Education Skills Tournament
Wayne E. Smith Cold Mountain Shooting RangeHaywood CountyMay 1, 2019Training

N.C. Shooting Ranges Map

Below is a map of public, private and NCWRC-managed/owned shooting ranges. Click on the colored circle for more information about each range.
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