Sylamore Shooting Range


Area Status: Open

Two ranges are available: a rifle range 200 yards long and a pistol range 50 yards long. Visitors need to bring their own targets and tape, thumbtacks or stapler to attach the target to the holder. Rifle Range has 12 shooting benches, with target stations located at 25, 50, 75, 100, and 200 yards. Targets out to 100 yards are accessible. Accessible pistol range has 8 firing lanes and one shooting bench, with target stations at 7, 15, 25, and 50 yards. Covered firing lines. No trash containers. Pack it in, pack it out.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: The shooting range is closed on Wednesday mornings for maintenance. Currently, every other bench is blocked to provide spacing between visitors
Operational Hours: Daylight hours only. The range is closed on Wednesday morning for maintenance work from 7:00 am until 12:00 pm from March 15 to October 15.  It's also closed when the ADC is having a training session.
Fees: There are no fees; however, donations are accepted to replace target frames.
Open Season: Open year-round during daylight hours.
Restrictions: Alcohol is prohibited in this area.
Closest Towns: Mountain View, Calico Rock
Water: none
Restroom: one vault toilet
Operated By: Sylamore Ranger District (870)269-3228 or Blanchard Springs Visitor Information Center (870)757-2211

General Information

Directions: From Mountain View, take Arkansas Highway 5 north for 13.5 miles. From Calico Rock take Arkansas Highway 5 south for 8 miles. The ranges are on the east side of the highway.

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Activities

Target Shooting

Two ranges are available: a rifle range 200 yards long and a pistol range 50 yards long. Visitors need to bring their own targets and tape, thumbtacks or stapler to attach the target to the holder. Rifle Range has 12 shooting benches, with target stations located at 25, 50, 75, 100, and 200 yards. Targets out to 100 yards are accessible. Accessible pistol range has 8 firing lanes and one shooting bench, with target stations at 7, 15, 25, and 50 yards. Covered firing lines. No trash containers. Pack it in, pack it out.

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
36.0235667

  Longitude : 
-92.1224500