How old do you have to be to shoot?
The youngest we allow on the range is 8 or 9 years old under the following conditions:
- Youth must have CLOSE parent or guardian supervision at ALL times
- Parent or guardian MUST perform ALL firearm handling including transporting, loading, unloading, etc.
- At NO time is a youth permitted to be in control of a firearm outside the shooting booth
I am 18, what can I do?
At age 18, you may do the following:
- Use the range without a parent or guardian
- Rent a long gun or shotgun
- Purchase ammo for a long gun or shotgun
- Purchase a long gun or shotgun
- Renting a handgun
- Purchasing ammo for a handgun
- Purchasing a handgun
CAn I get my wheelchair on the range?
Yes, we have a number of customers who are able to navigate onto the range with a wheelchair
Is oxygen allowed on the range?
No, While we understand some customers rely on portable oxygen to move around in the world we cannot allow any flammable gas on the live fire range. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience this causes.
Can I shoot my assault rifle on the range?
No. All centerfire rifle calibers are prohibited on the Midwest Gun Club range (i.e. 224, 5.56, 308, etc.). Long guns chambered in a handgun caliber (22lr, 9mm, etc.) are permitted.
Can I shoot my shotgun on the range?
Yes, Lead shot and slugs are permitted. Steel shot is prohibited.