Wildcat Hills Shooting Sports Complex

The Wildcat Hills Shooting Sports Complex is a family-friendly shooting sports education center with a focus on safety, education and fun located at Wildcat Hills State Recreation Area. The center features archery, small bore, pellet, shotgun and rifle ranges. It provides educational programming and quality instruction. Equipment rental is available.


Rimfire range

Seven lanes are available for rifles and six lanes are available for pistols.

Pellet range

There are two five-lane pellet ranges: a standard bull’s-eye target range and a state-of-the-art shooting gallery.

Archery range

This outdoor range has up to 33 lanes out to 60 yards and offers bull’s-eye and 3-D targets.

Shotgun range

This features a trap range and 5-stand sporting clays range.

Rifle range

This 100-yard range can be used for sighting-in a rifle or precision shooting.

Shooting and Equipment Rental Rates

Small bore range
  • $3 per half hour per lane
  • $6 per hour per lane
  • $5.50 for gun rental for half hour (includes 20 rounds of ammo and lane fee)
Pellet gun range
  • $3 per person for 4 rounds of 12 pellets (firearm and ammunition provided; no outside pellet or air guns allowed)
Rifle range
  • $5 per person for per half hour
Shotgun range
  • $5 per person for one round of 25 shots (without gun rental)
  • $7 per person for one round of 25 shots (with gun and ammo rental)
Archery range
  • $3 per half hour per lane (includes equipment rental)
  • $6 per hour per lane (includes equipment rental)
  • $3 per hour per lane (without equipment rental)
  • $40 per season pass, youth
  • $60 per season pass, adult
All Ranges Annual Pass:

*Subject to Availability*

  • $75.00 – Youth
  • $250.00 – Individual Adult
  • $400.00 – Family (House hold)

All pass pricing is for guest with their own equipment and ammo. Gun Rental & Ammo will be an additional charge.

Hours of Operation

June 1st thru August 20th
Monday: 10 am – 8 p.m.
Tuesday: 10 am – 8 p.m.
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: 10 am – 8 p.m.
Friday: 10 am – 8 p.m.
Saturday: 10 am – 8 p.m.
Sunday: 10 am – 8 p.m.
August 21st thru October 31st
Thursday: 11 am – 6 p.m.
Friday: 11 am – 6 p.m.
Saturday: 10 am – 6 p.m.
Sunday: 10 am – 6 p.m.
November 1st thru December 16th
Thursday: 10 am – 5 p.m.
Friday: 10 am – 5 p.m.
Saturday: 10 am – 5 p.m.
Sunday: 10 am – 5 p.m.
*Hours are subject to change due to inclement weather (including wind).  Please call (308)436-0561 is weather is questionable.

2018 – 2019 programs and classes

Please call the shooting range (308) 436-0561 for upcoming classes.