Ocala Shooting Range
In accordance with COVID-19 guidelines regarding large gatherings, this FWC-managed public shooting range will be closed until further notice. Please check back regarding the open/closed status before heading to the range.
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About this range:
This unsupervised facility in the Ocala National Forest offers a rifle and handgun range, and a single-station, self-throw shotgun pad. It was built with the cooperation of the U.S. Forest Service with funding provided by the Wildlife and Sport Fish Restoration Program (WSFR).
Forest Road 11, north of S.R. 40 in the Ocala National Forest
- 12-position 100-yard rifle/handgun shooting range
- One single-station, self-throw shotgun pad
Open daily from sunrise to sunset, except on Wednesday when closed until noon for maintenance
Closed sunset to sunrise, and Wednesday mornings until noon
This facility is not supervised.
- Target frames on the rifle and handgun ranges are provided. Shooters must bring targets to attach to the center of the frames.
- Shotgun station is self-service. Shooters must bring their own clay targets and thrower.
- Vault toilets