Clybel Shooting Range
Where: Clybel Wildlife Management Area at Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center (Region 4)
County: Jasper County
Facilities: 100-yard and 50-yard ranges; Shotgun range (skeet, trap and 5-stand)
Hours: Tuesday-Saturday: 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Closed on Sunday and Monday; Closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas (Note: Everyone shooting at the Clybel WMA/Charlie Elliott Shotgun Range must have started shooting their final round on the shotgun range 45 minutes prior to close to ensure they complete the round by the range closing time of 6 p.m.)
Phone: 770-784-3059 (Charlie Elliott Visitors Center) or 478-825-6354 (Region Office)
Other info/fees: GORP or Qualifying License needed. Shotgun range fees: Range users are required to have a "Wi-card," a plastic card "loaded" with the dollar amount chosen by the user. The initial Wi-card is $15 and comes with one round (25) of clay targets. Additional rounds may be added to the card for $6.25 per round. The initial card, and any additional rounds added to the card, must be purchased at the Visitors Center.
Directions: From Mansfield: Take Georgia Highway 11 South for 2.5 miles. Turn left onto Marben Farms Road, travel 1.5 miles. Turn left at range sign.
50-YARD RANGE: Due to Family Day at the Range training courses or other events occurring at Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center, the 50-yard shooting range will be closed on the following dates:
If you have any questions regarding the training courses, please contact Jody Rice at 770-784-3059.
100-YARD RANGE: The 100-yard firearm range will be closed beginning Oct. 20, 2015 for a 4-6 week period to make improvements. The range will re-open as soon as work is completed.
During closures of either range, please note that staff makes all efforts to have alternate areas available for shooting needs. So, during closures for 50-yard range, the 100-yard range will be open (or vice versa). Additionally, there is the shotgun range and the archery range/trail available for use.
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