Important Shooting Range Updates - includes closures and events »

Talk and Tea with the DNR Shooting Range Specialist scheduled around the state
Provide input and discuss local and statewide target-shooting activities, development and concerns at a series of informal meetings around the state. Talk and Tea with the DNR Shooting Range Specialist will take place in areas of the state the DNR is evaluating for improvement and expansion of public target-shooting locations.

Updates on DNR Staffed Shooting Ranges:​

  • Dansville Shooting Range
    The Dansville shooting range is now closed for the winter. The DNR plans plan to reopen the range in mid-April 2018.

  • Pontiac Lake Shooting Range
    The new handgun range is complete and open for use.  These improvements were funded with grants from the Federal Aid in Wildlife Restoration Act and the National Rifle Association and your user fees.

  • Hal and Jean Glassen Shooting Education Center
    Construction of the new state-of-the-art education center is complete! The DNR continues to install informational and educational displays and to outfit the center with interior furnishings. The center, constructed with funds from the Hal & Jean Glassen Foundation and the Federal Aid in Wildlife Restoration Act, is available for use for hunter education courses and by DNR partners and conservation organizations and programs.

Updates on Plans to Develop and Improve Public Shooting Ranges: