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Archery classes and clinics

Arrows Away

Have you ever wanted to give archery a shot? Here's your chance. Join these introductory archery programs to learn basic archery safety, terminology and lots of shooting time. All equipment is provided, and most sites have equipment for most ages and abilities.

Below are locations that may offer Arrows Away classes. Please note, the links below are for each location's weekly program schedule. Arrows Away may not be offered at every location each week. To find upcoming dates and times, please call the location your are interested in. You can look up each of these parks on our Recreation Search website.

Other opportunities

Additional archery learning opportunities may be available through our Outdoor Skills Academy or at the Outdoor Adventure Center. New classes are being developed and added as resources permit, so check back from time to time to see what is available.

Outdoor Adventure Center archery classes

The Outdoor Adventure Center in Detroit offers opportunities to learn archery. Individual and group programs are available, for ages 8 and up.

Outdoor Adventure Center archery

Outdoor Skills Academy

Outdoor Skills Academy classes and clinics provide a more in-depth skill development opportunities that are offered for a fee and require registration. Outdoor Skills Academy classes take place at our visitor centers at select state parks and recreation areas around the state.

Outdoor Skills Academy

Practice archery at DNR shooting ranges

Are you looking for a place to practice your archery skills? DNR shooting ranges are a great place to go. There are no classes or instructors, just a fun, safe place to practice on your own.

Practice archery at DNR shooting ranges