Marquette County shooting range development information

DNR shooting range construction funding gets nod from trust fund board (news release issued Dec. 20, 2017)

Sound Study for Proposed Shooting Range Sites in Maquette County (Oct. 6, 2017):

Presentation from Jan. 29, 2017 public meeting to discuss potential development of a new state shooting range in Marquette County.

Potential range locations considered in Marquette County:

  • Cliff’s Property: T47N R25W Section 19
  • Sands West: T46N R25W Sections 4 and 9
  • Sands East/Olson Road: T46N R25W Section 12
  • Camp 4 Pit: T47N R23W Sections 23 and 24

Other locations recently suggested:

  • County Landfill Property: T47N R25W Section 21
  • County Property: T46N R25W Section 34

Locations reviewed by DNR staff but discarded as not viable options:

  • Blueberry Ridge: T47N R25W Sections 22 and 27
  • Thunder Valley: T47N R25W Sections 26 and 36
  • Wetmore Landing/LPI: T49N R25W Sections 18, 19, 29, 30 and 31; T49N R26W Sections 13, 24, 25 and 36