WMA Firearm Ranges

List of WMA Firearm Ranges

Note: Private ranges also are available. Visit "Where to Shoot" website to find a location near you.

Region
Range
WMA
County
Facilities
Hours
Directions
Other Info/
Fees
Reg.1
NW
Georgia
Chestnut Mountain
Range
Johns Mtn. WMA
Gordon
100-yard
range
May 1-Aug 31:
(9am - 8pm)
 
Sep 1-Apr 30:
(9am - 5pm)
 
Sunday: 
Closed
I-75, take exit 320 (Lafayette-Reseca exit).  Turn left on Hwy 136 and go approximately 5 miles, turn right where the 136 connector runs into Hwy 136.  Go approximately 0.25 miles and range is
on the right.
$5 Parking
fee
Reg.1
NW
Georgia
Sumac
Shooting
Range
Cohutta
WMA
 Murray
100-yard
range
Daily:
Sunrise to sunset; Range closed Tuesdays until 12 noon for area clean-up.
 
 
Hwy 411 North out
of Eton.  Turn right
on Hwy 2.  Go to
end of the
pavement and
pass the Cohutta WMA entrance sign on right. Continue
onto the top of the hill and the range road will be on the right.
 
$5 parking
fee
Reg.2
NE
Georgia
Wilson
Shoals
Wilson
Shoals
WMA
Banks
75-yard
range
Mon, Wed-Sat: 
9am-1pm; 1:30pm-7pm
or sunset (whichever is earliest). Closed 1-1:30pm for lunch.

Tuesday: 
12pm- 7pm
or sunset
(whichever is earliest)

Sunday: 
12pm-5pm
 
Closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas.
 
From Gainesville:  Take Hwy 365
North, 11 miles
from exit 24. Turn  right on Mud Creek Road, go 1 mile
and turn left on
Old Cornelia Hwy. 
Go 0.1 mile and
turn right on Yonah Road. Go 2.1 miles and turn left on
Grant Mill Road.
The range will be 1 mile on the right.
 
Shooters
must provide their own paper
targets,
target stand, eye and ear protection.
Reg.3
East
Central
Georgia
Redlands
Redlands
WMA
Greene
CLOSED
CLOSED
CLOSED
Contact US Forest
Service for info
Reg.3
East
Central
Georgia
Yuchi
Range
Yuchi
WMA
Burke
100-yard
range
Tues-Sun: 
10am-6pm
 
Mondays: 
Closed
From Waynesboro:  Take Hwy 80 East,
8 miles to Shell Bluff Community.  Turn right on Hwy 23and travel 7
miles south. Turn
left on Ebenezer Church Road, go 1 mile and range is across from the check station.
Reg.4
West Central Georgia
Clybel
WMA-
Charlie 
Elliott
Wildlife
Center
Jasper
100-yard
and
50-yard
ranges
 
Shotgun Range (skeet, trap and 5-stand)
Tues-Sat: 
10am- 6pm

Sun-Mon: 
Closed
 
Closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas.
 
50-yard range closed on select dates in 2014 due to training courses. View dates.
From Mansfield: 
Take GA Hwy 11 South for 2.5 miles.  Turn left onto
Marben Farms
Road, travel
1.5 miles. Turn left
at range sign.
 
Shotgun Range Fees: Click here and review "Other Info/Fees"
 
Note: Everyone shooting at the shotgun range must have started shooting their final round 45 minutes prior to close to ensure they complete the round by the range closing time of 6 p.m.
Reg.4
West Central Georgia
West
Point
Range
West
Point
WMA
Troup
100-yard
range
Tues Sat: 
10am-6pm
 
Sunday:
1pm-6pm
 
Mon:
Closed
 
Closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas.
From Lagrange,
take GA Hwy 219 North.  1 mile
north of the Chattahoochee
River Bridge, turn right at range sign.

Reg.4-West Central Georgia
Big Lazer
Range
Big Lazer
WMA
Talbot
100-yard
range
Mon- Sun:
sunrise to
sunset
From Talbotton,
take Pobiddy Road east to Bunkham Road. Turn left on Bunkham Road
and go 2.2 miles.
Reg.4
West Central Georgia
Ocmulgee
Range
Ocmulgee WMA
Pulaski
100-yard
and
50-yard
ranges
Tues-Sat: 
10am-6pm
 
Sun: 
1pm-6pm
 
Mon:
Closed
 
Closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas.
From Hawkinsville take US Hwy 341 south to GA Hwy
26.  Turn left and travel 0.3 miles to Upper River Road.  Turn left and travel approximately 4.5 miles to range sign.  Turn left on WMA
dirt road and travel 2.0 miles to range.
Reg.4
West Central Georgia
Cedar
Creek
Shooting
Range
 
Click here
to view
pics of
the range
Cedar
Creek
WMA
Putnam
100-yard
and
50-yard
ranges
Thurs-Sun (10am-6pm)
Year-round
 
Closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas.
 
Closed if no range attendant is on site.
 
 
From Monticello:
Take Highway 212 southeast for 12.6 miles to Bradley
Road. Turn right
 and go 1.4 miles
to the shooting
range.
 
From Eatonton: Go 0.2 mile southeast
on N Jefferson St toward W Marion
St. Continue onto
Oak St. for 1.8
mile. Take Milledgeville Rd.
0.2 mile. Then go 8 miles on GA-44 W/Gray Rd. Turn
right onto GA-212 W/Kinderhook Rd. and go 4.3 mi to Bradley Road. Turn left and go 1.4
miles to the
shooting range.
 
Shooters
must
provide
their own paper
targets and target stand.  Clothespins also can be used to affix targets to existing “fence”
Reg.5
SW Georgia
Hanna-
hatchee
Creek
Range
Hanna-
hatchee
Creek
WMA
Stewart
175-yard
range;
35-yard
range (handgun
only)
Tues-Sun:
sunrise to
sunset
 
Monday:
Closed
From Richland,
take GA Hwy 27
west toward Lumpkin.  Go 4
miles to the 1st
paved road and
turn right.  Go 3
miles and turn left.  Go 1 mile to 1st
dirt road on right. Turn right and proceed approximately 0.5 miles and range
will be on right.
 
Reg.5
SW Georgia
Mayhaw
Range
Mayhaw
WMA
Miller
100-yard
range
Tues-Sun:
sunrise to
sunset
 
Monday: 
Closed
From Colquitt, take GA Hwy 91 west approximately 1
mile. Turn left on 
1st dirt road
past the Georgia Forestry
Commission firetower. The range will be on the left.
 
Reg.5
SW Georgia
Mike
Commander
Shooting
Range
Chickasaw-hatchee
WMA
Dougherty
200-yard
range (rifle);
50-yard
range (pistol)
Tues-Sat: 
10am-6pm 
 
Sunday: 
12pm-6pm
 
Monday: 
Closed
From Albany, from the intersection of Hwy 91 (Newton Road) and Hwy
234 (Oakridge
Road), travel south
on Hwy 91
approximately 4.7 miles. Turn right
on Hwy 62 (Leary Road) and travel
west 11.6 miles. 
Turn left at the intersection of Hwy 62 and Pine Island Road onto dirt
WMA access road. Travel 0.3 miles
to range.
 
Reg.6
SE
Georgia
Beaverdam Range
Beaverdam WMA
Laurens
100-yard
range
Daily: 
Sunrise to
sunset
 
 
From Dublin, take
US 441 north 4.5 miles.  Turn right
on Old Toomsboro Road.  Go 7.5 
miles to WMA sign.  Turn right on 
Oconee Church
Road. Turn at
WMA sign and go approximately 1
mile past check station to reach
the range.
Reg.6
SE
Georgia
Big 
Hammock 
Range
Big
Hammock WMA
Tattnall
100-yard
range
Daily:
Sunrise to
sunset
From Glennville,
take Hwy 144
south 12 miles to Altamaha River.
Enter area toward check station on
east side of the
Hwy just prior to 
the Altamaha River Bridge. Bear left at check station for
75 yards to reach shooting range.
Reg.6
SE
Georgia
Bullard  
Creek
Range
Bullard
Creek
WMA
Jeff Davis
100-yard
range;
25-yard
range
Daily:
Sunrise to
sunset
 
 
From Hazlehurst
take US 221 north
6.5 miles. Turn right on County Road
185.  Go to Philadelphia
Church, turn left
onto dirt road, go about 1.5 miles to shooting range on left.
Reg.6
SE
Georgia
Dixon
Memorial
Range
Dixon Memorial
WMA
Ware
100-yard
range;
25-yard
range
Daily:
Sunrise to sunset
From Waycross,
take US 1 south 6 miles to GA Hwy
177 (Swamp Park Road).  Turn right
and travel approximately
0.75 miles. Turn
left under powerline onto Crews Blvd.  Follow signs- approximately 3.5 miles to shooting range.
Reg.7
Coastal Georgia
Richmond
Hill Range
Richmond
Hill WMA
Bryan
100-yard
range
Sep 16-Mar 15: 
9am-5pm 
 
Mar 16-Sep 15: 
9am-8pm
 
Tuesdays: 
Closed
 
Follow Hwy 144 approximately 10.3 miles east from 
Richmond Hill.  Turn left onto Kilkenny Road. 
Range entrance is 0.8 miles on left. Follow unpaved road 0.5 miles to the range.

Questions? Contact appropriate Region office:

  • Region 1/NW Georgia (706.295.6041)
  • Region 2/NE Georgia (770.535.5700)
  • Region 3/East Central Georgia (706.595.4222)
  • Region 4/West Central Georgia (478.825.6354)
  • Region 5/Southwest Georgia (229.430.4254)
  • Region 6/Southeast Georgia (229.426.5267)
  • Region 7/Coastal Georgia (912.262.3173)

Range Closures

Clybel Shooting Range's 50-yard shooting range at Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center will be closed on the following dates Due to training courses:

  • Jan. 24, 2015
  • Feb. 21, 2015
  • Mar. 21, 2015
  • Apr. 25, 2015
  • Jun. 27, 2015 (4 p.m.-6 p.m.)
  • Sep. 19, 2015
  • Nov. 7, 2015
  • Nov. 14, 2015
  • Dec. 12, 2015

The 100-yard range will be open for shooting. If you have any questions please contact Jody Rice at 770-784-3059. 


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