McDowell County Shooting Range

external view of the McDowell County Shooting Range building

The McDowell County Shooting Range is a partnership between the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission and McDowell County.

Operated by: McDowell County

Address: 2880 Ashworth Road, Marion, NC 28752

Contact: Chad Marsh, McDowell County 828-652-3001



Operating Hours: Closed: Sunday - Tuesday; Open: Wednesday - Saturday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Cost: Day pass $7, Paid EMS, LEO, and Military $155, Senior(65+) $155, County Residents $185 and Non-County Residents $300


  • 100-yard range
  • 25-yard range
  • Practice archery range
  • 3-D archery range

Before you visit be sure to print a target!