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Dansville Shooting Range

Dansville shooting range sign at range entrance

Dansville Shooting Range

DNR shooting range season closure The DNR Barry, Dansville, Echo Point, Lapeer and Skoglund Erickson shooting ranges are now closed for the season. The Barry, Dansville, Echo Point and Skoglund Erickson ranges are expected to reopen April 14, 2024, and the Lapeer range is expected to reopen May 1, 2024.

The DNR-staffed Dansville Shooting Range offers a safe shooting environment for you and your friends and family, with customer-friendly, highly trained employees and amenities like a handgun range.

You will notice continued improvements to our ranges. These renovations are funded by grants through the Michigan Natural Resources Trust Fund, the Federal Aid in Wildlife Restoration Act, and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

Location, hours, fees

1819 Kelly Road (north of Barnes Road)
Mason, MI 48854

Map of Dansville State Game Area, Ingham County

GPS: 42.528707N; 84.364203W


Apr. 14-Dec. 17, Friday through Sunday from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Last shot at 4:45 p.m.

No fees at this time.


  • 4 stations at 100 yards.
  • 3 stations at 50 yards.
  • 3 stations at 25 yards.
  • 2 stations at 10 yards.

Note: Paper targets with a bulls-eye pattern or a depiction of legal game may be used. No human-form silhouettes or metal targets. .50 caliber BMG and larger centerfire rifles and muzzleloaders larger than .80 caliber are prohibited. No buckshot allowed.


The range is available for youth groups and hunter education programs. Please contact the range at 517-676-0698 for information and scheduling.


To see larger photos of the Department of Natural Resources Dansville Shooting Range, click on the thumbnail images below.