Target Shooting

Map of Virginia showing its borders and the location of the ranger districts.

A couple of important facts to keep in mind as you plan your visit to the National Forest:

Firearms may be discharged for target practice only at established sighting-in ranges.
Firearms may be discharged in the general area for the purpose of hunting during the open season. Discharging a firearm in a developed recreation site is dangerous and prohibited.

Target Shooting Areas

  • Eastern Divide Ranger District area description
  • Blacksburg Shooting Range
  • Potts Slope Shooting Range
  • James River and Warm Springs Ranger District area description
  • Bath County Shooting Range
  • Low Moor Shooting Range
  • Mount Rogers National Recreation Area area description
  • Wythe Shooting Range
  • North River Ranger District area description
  • Hite Hollow Shooting Range
  • West Side Shooting Range

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities