Dr. James E. Moore Jr. Camp Robinson Firing Range 

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Mayflower

Phone 501-470-9904
Please note: Range hours changed to 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. starting Wednesday, September 2, 2015.
Hours: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Wednesday-Sunday, except state holidays
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The Dr. James E. Moore Jr. Camp Robinson Firing Range is 5 miles east of Mayflower, just north of Hwy. 89 on Camp Robinson Special Use Area. The range is open to the public 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Wednesday-Sunday. Shooting guests must register no later than 3:45 p.m. Shooting ends at 4:10 p.m. The range may be closed for state holidays, foul weather, special events or other circumstances that may prevent the safe operation of the firing range. Please check the range calendar for availability.

The facility offers a 50-yard pistol range, a 200-yard rifle range, skeet, trap and 3-D archery ranges. Fees are $3 per person for pistol and rifle ranges and $4 per 25-shot round for skeet and trap. 3-D archery is free, although archers must register in the range house prior to shooting. Spotting scopes are available for rent for $2. No ammunition is sold at the facility. Eye and ear protection is provided.


General Range Rules

  • Anyone who brings loaded firearms to the range will be barred from shooting for one business day and may be cited. According to AGFC Code 19.01 firearms shall be considered to be loaded if shells or cartridges are in the chamber, cylinder or magazine. Removable magazines may be loaded as long as they are secured/locked separate from the firearm. Violators may be fined up to $1,000.
  • No concealed carry allowed.
  • No firearms are allowed in the range house without the range officer’s permission.
  • Firearms must be handled in a responsible manner at all times.
  • Shooters must register with the range officer before going to the firing line.
  • Non-shooters must remain behind the chain-link fence at the firing line.
  • Shooters are responsible for the conduct of their guests.
  • Shooters under 16 must stay within an arm’s reach of an adult while on the firing line.
  • Rapid fire (one shot fired per second or faster) is prohibited.
  • No alcoholic beverages are allowed on firing range property. People who have been drinking are barred from shooting.
  • Guests are liable for damage they cause to AGFC property.
  • Shooters must return all equipment to the range building before leaving.
  • Disruptive behavior or innapropriate language is prohibited and may result in the loss of range privileges.

Rifle and Pistol Range Rules

  • Two shooters are allowed at each rifle bench.
  • One rifle at a time may be fired or placed on bench.
  • Firearms are to remain unloaded until the muzzle is pointed downrange in the ready-to-fire position. Muzzleloaders may not be capped until they are pointed downrange.
  • When the range officer clears the range, all rifles must be unloaded and placed in the gun rack with the actions open. Pistols must be placed on the firing table unloaded with magazines removed and slides locked back or cylinders swung open.
  • Do not step forward of the firing line until the officer has given permission.
  • No firearm may be handled while the range is clear.
  • No holstered handguns are allowed.
  • No human silhouette targets allowed.

 

Skeet and Trap Range Rules

  • Shooters must be accompanied by an individual who can operate the range controls.
  • Firearms must remain unloaded with the action open until it is time to shoot.
  • Firearms may be loaded only while the shooter is on a firing station with the muzzle pointed downrange.
  • One shell may be loaded at a time. Two shells may be loaded only if shooting doubles on the skeet range.
  • Dispose of empty shells properly.

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