The Foothills Public Shooting Complex is a partnership between the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission and Cleveland County. The range is open to the general public, shooting sports teams, and law enforcement for practice, training and recreational use.

Operated By: Cleveland County

Contact: or 704-447-8230



Address: 283 Fielding Rd., Cherryville, NC 28021

Operating Hours:
Tuesday - Saturday 9:30 am - 6:30 pm

Sunday 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm                                                        

Cost: Daily pass fee is $12 for General Public. Under 18 - $7. Seniors, Vets, Law Enforcement and Cleveland County employees - $6 Wed-Fri. Spectators - $1.


  • 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 multipurpose ranges
  • Three skeet/trap fields
  • 5 - Stand
  • Practice archery
  • Family pavilion with restrooms, grills and covered seating
  • All facilities are ADA accessible

Foothills Public Shooting Complex Range Rules

Foothills Public Shooting Complex Archery Rules

Before you visit be sure to print a target!


50-yard pistol range
250-yard rifle range (Range #1)
Skeep/rap/pistol combo range
Steel targets on pistol range