Do I need a membership to shoot on the range?
No, you do not. Non-members may use our range for a fee of $20.00 (per hour) for 1 shooter and $15.00 for each additional shooter. 3 shooters maximum per lane. There is a $15 fee for a range card which is good for one year.
Do I need prior shooting experience to shoot on the range?
No, you do not. We have Range Safety Officers available to help out first time shooters and keep everyone in the range safe. We recommend you take a basic firearm class or an initial personal instruction.
What calibers can I shoot on the range?
Anything up to, but excluding, .50 caliber is permitted.
Are there calibers that aren’t allowed on the range?
Anything faster than 4,000 feet per second is prohibited.
What are the blue mats outside the range doors for?
These are sticky mats to collect any lead that you may have on the bottom of your shoes.
Can I collect my brass?
You are welcome to collect all of your brass behind the firing line. No brass beyond the firing line may be collected.
Can I use my own ammo?
You may use your own ammunition as long as it meets our range requirements. It must be all brass ammunition; No STEEL CASED, STEEL CORE, STEEL SHOT, TRACER, GREEN TIP, or ARMOR PIERCING ammunition. No MUZZLE-LOADERS or BLACK POWDER. Only slugs are allowed for Shot Guns – no BIRDSHOT or BUCKSHOT.
How many people are allowed on a lane?
A maximum of 3 people are allowed per lane. Only two shooters may be in the lane at the same time, if there is a third shooter they must stand towards the back of the bay.
What do I need to bring with me to shoot on the range?
Eye and ear protection is a must. We sell/rent eye and ear protection. No open toed shoes. We have socks for sale if needed.
Can I carry my firearm in Triangle Shooting Academy?
Yes, you may, but it must be holstered or in a case at all times in the store. If you do not have a case, we have “loaner” cases. All firearms must be unloaded except Law Enforcement.
Can my child shoot on the range with me?
Children 12 years and older as long as they have a parent or guardian with them. Under 12 are allowed as long as the child has taken training courses approved by TSA.
Can I get private instruction with my firearm?
Private lessons are available. The charge is $75 per hour for non-members and $50 per hour for members.
Can I reserve a lane ahead of time?
We don’t take reservations. On Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, lane preference is offered for members only until noon.
I was on the wait list for an hour when someone who was in line after me got a lane before me. Why would that happen?
One of our VIP membership benefits is priority on the wait list. This means that if the range is full and we are on a wait list, VIP members will get on the range before non- VIP members.
Can I use my prescription glasses as my eye protection?
Yes, you may.