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. 
As of Aug. 30, 2018, the range features a roaming archery course with 10 separate 3D targets and two ADA-accessible sighting lanes with bag and 3D targets, with an ADA-accessible parking lot.

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

GPS Coordinates:  -82 56.385, 35 22.841

Operating Hours:  9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday. Closed Sunday, Monday and state holidays

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

Contact:  
Ben Price  
ben.price@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
Holly Shelter Shooting RangePender CountyJan. 30, 2019Training
John Lentz Hunter Education ComplexRichmond CountyFeb. 23, 2019YHEST Tournament
John Lentz Hunter Education ComplexRichmond CountyJan. 19, 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 CountyFeb. 16, 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 CountyMarch 15-16, 2019YHEST Tournament
John Lentz Hunter Education ComplexRichmond CountyMarch 23, 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 CountyMarch 30, 2019Closed
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.

NCWRC Target

Shooting Range Target

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