Connecticut Shooting Ranges


Bell City Rifle Club, Inc.
1774 Mount Vernon Rd,
Southington, CT, 06489

Bell City Rifle Club in Southington, Connecticut, has a total of 5 shooting ranges (indoor and outdoor). The private, members-only club is committed in helping members develop their marksmanship through regular shooting activities and firearms training. The outdoor ranges are covered and have 25, 50, 100 and 200-yard distances. These accommodate handguns, rifles, high power rifles, fully automatic and semi-automatic firearms. There is also a 50-feet indoor small bore range.

Blue Trail Range & Gun Store
316 N Branford Rd,
Wallingford, CT, 06492

Blue Trail Range & Gun Store is equipped with indoor and outdoor shooting ranges. The outdoor range has two covered firing points, equipped with heavy-duty benches for sighting and loading. The range accommodates shotgun, rifle, pistol and black powder shooting. Target placements are at 25, 50 and 100 yards, as well as 50 meters. The Indoor range provide 10 firing points at 50 feet.

Branford Gun Club
40 Red Hill Rd,
Branford, CT, 06405

The Branford Gun Club provides facilities for indoor and outdoor shooting. It has a 50-foot indoor shooting range for handguns and smallbore rifles. It also has indoor and outdoor archery shooting ranges, including an outdoor 3-D archery range. Facilities for trap shooting are also available. The club is open to the public but also offers memberships.

Bristol Fish and Game Association
700 Beecher Rd,
Wolcott, CT, 06716

The Bristol Fish and Game Association has a long and storied tradition when it comes to sport shooting, having been founded in 1923. It has a rifle and pistol range, a skeet field and a 30-target 3D archery course. It also boasts of a sporting clay course equipped with automatic throwers. Aside from sport shooting facilities, it also has 4 trap fields and a large fishing pond.

Cos Cob Revolver and Rifle Club Inc.
PO Box 44,
Cos Cob, CT, 06807

Cos Cob Revolver and Rifle Club features a 50-foot range with 12 shooting positions. Each of the shooting positions are fitted with individual lighting, insulation and bullet proofing, as well as an electronic target carrier system that the shooter can control. Members can rest and relax in the lounge area equipped with flat screen cable TV and WiFi Internet.

Delta Arsenal LLC
342 Quinnipiac Street,
Wallingford, CT, 06492

Delta Arsenal at Wallingford, Connecticut, has an indoor pistol and archery range. The 5-lane pistol range has up to a maximum shooting distance of 65 feet and can accommodate pistols of up to .45 caliber and is equipped with a high speed target positioning and retrieval system. The range is also designed for optimum lighting and climate controlled conditions. Deerfield also provides a wide variety of hunting scenarios, complete with environmental sounds.

Fairfield County Fish & Game
310 Hammertown Road,
Monroe, CT, 06468

Fairfield County Fish & Game is a members-only club, where members can bring guests. The club mainly has trap shooting facilities – with an 18-station course including 14 stations in the woods that are fully automatic and 4 stations on the open skeet fields. There are also locations that use manual traps. The club hosts regular public shoots annually.

Groton Sportsmen's Club
421 Al Harvey Road,
Stonington, CT, 06378

The Groton Sportsmen’s Club offers a combination of indoor and outdoor shooting experiences. Its indoor shooting range is a 10-station, 50-foot range for pistols. The cub also has a 100-yard rifle range and a smallbore range as well as a 200 & 300-yard range for high-powered rifles, black powders pistols, and centerfire shotguns. In addition, shooters can use the Everett Speer Combat pistol range or the skeet and trap field.

Hartford Gun Club
157 So Main St,
East Granby, CT, 06026

The Hartford Gun Club is primarily a trap shooting facility, but it has an indoor and outdoor covered pistol range. There is also an outdoor covered range for rifles with maximum shooting distance of up to 200 yards. The club also has 6 skeet fields and 12 trap fields, as well as a 5-stand field. The clubhouse serves as a venue for the pro-shop and for firearms training.

Harwinton Rod & Gun Club, Inc
123 Campville Hill Rd Po Box 181,
Harwinton, CT, 06791

Harwinton Rod & Gun Club provides facilities for hunting, fishing, archery and trap shooting. The clubhouse houses a 30-yard archery range. The other shooting facilities are outdoors, such as the 100-yard rifle range with backstops at 25, 50, 75 and 100 yards, as well as the six station-pistol range which has covered shooting benches. The club also has facilities for an outdoor archery course, trap field, fishing pond and several picnic areas.

Hiller Sports
4 New Canaan Ave,
Norwalk, CT, 06851

Hiller Sports caters to fishing and hunting enthusiasts with its wide selection of gear and accessories, such as archery equipment, handguns and rifles, fishing gear, tackles, lures and baits. It also has a 6-lane indoor pistol range, as well as an indoor archery range. The range allows centerfire rifle and pistols.

Ledyard Sportsman Club Inc.
8 Whipple Rd,
Ledyard, CT, 06339

Ledyard Sportsman Club provides numerous shooting activities. Club members can enjoy pistol shooting (using small and large caliber pistols), cowboy action shooting and skeet and trap shooting. The club also has a 400-yard shooting range with targets set from 50 yards to 400 yards. The 400-yard target is a scaled metal buffalo. Skeet and trap shooting is available at its 2 ranges.

Madison Rod & Gun Club
North Chestnut Hill Road,
Killingworth, CT, 06419

Established in 1938, The Madison Rod & Gun Club offers plenty of shooting and outdoor activities. The members-only club has a rifle range, a pistol range, skeet & trap field, sporting clays, an archery range and a trout pond. Avid hunters can also enjoy bird hunting and deer hunting activities.

Manchester Sportsmans Association
PO Box 833,
Manchester, CT, 06045

Manchester Sportsmans Association in Manchester, Connecticut, provides a variety of hunting and fishing activities. It has a 75-yard rifle and pistol range, a 50-yard archery range and skeet and trap fields. A pond is regularly stocked with fish. The club grounds also make for excellent turkey, deer and pheasant hunting, depending on the season.

Mattabassett Rifle & Pistol Club
193 Beckley Mills Road,
Berlin, CT, 06037

The Mattabassett Rifle and Pistol Club, founded n 1959, is a members-only club that has a number of ranges. The range accommodates centerfire rifles, rimfire rifles, pistols, muzzle loaders and shotguns. Targets include paper targets, bowling pins and steel plates. There are numerous shooting events and competitions that the club hosts every year.

Metacon Gun Club, Inc.
106 Nod Road,
Simsbury, CT, 06089

Metacon Gun Club provides the locals of Simsbury, Connecticut and nearby cities with shooting opportunities. The outdoor range features a distance of up to 100 yards with targets starting from the 10th yard. The club also has a 5-lane archery range. The indoor range is climate-controlled and has 9 shooting stations that accommodate any pistol calibre handgun or .22 rifle.

New Haven Sportsman's Club, Inc
4158 Durham Road Rt 77,
Guilford, CT, 06437

The facilities of New Haven Sportsman’s Club sit in 30 acres of woodlands and is composted of an 8-position indoor shooting range and a number of outdoor shooting facilities. The outdoor shooting facilities include a 50-yard pistol range, a 200-yard high powered rifle outdoor range (with targets at the 100-yard distance). The club’s facilities are for members’ use only.

Northwestern Connecticut Sportsmans Association
177 Winsted Norfolk Road,
Colebrook, CT, 06021

Northwestern Connecticut Sportmen’s Association is the one of the state’s oldest sportsmen’s association. Its shooting facilities are set in beautiful Colebrook. These include a 50-yard pistol range (14 covered shooting positions), a 200-yard rifle range (20 covered shooting stations) and lighted archery practice range with targets up to 60 yards in maximum distance. There are also facilities for trap shooting and hunting.

Pachaug Outdoor Club
178 Banjo Sullivan Road,
Griswold, CT, 06351

The Pachaug Outdoor Club is a volunteer led club that offers a wide variety of outdoor shooting activities for airguns, centerfire rifles, handguns and smallbore rifles. There are also facilities for trap shooting and archery (including a standard and 3D range). There are also practical experience courses offered in the club. The outdoor club also has fishing facilities.

Putnam Fish and Game
110 Stonebridge Road,
Woodstock, CT, 06281

Putnam Fish and Game has an indoor and outdoor shooting facility. The indoor pistol and rifle range is heated and climate controlled and can also be used for archery practice. There is also a 100-yard outdoor rifle range. The club offers firearms training and hosts marksmanship competitions regularly.

Ramapoo Rifle and Revolver Club, Inc.
60 South St,
Ridgefield, CT, 06877

Ramapoo Rifle and Revolver Club has a 50-foot indoor shooting range. It has 9 individual shooting booths. Ramapoo is well ventilated, equipped with backstops and sound abatement. The range also offers firearms training and pistol permit courses given by NRA-certified instructors. The club is a members-only facility except for Monday nights, where the club opens the range to the public.

Rockville Fish & Game Club
Fish And Game Road,
Vernon Rockville, CT, 06066

Rockville Fish & Game Club is a club where outdoor enthusiasts can pursue their activities. Its pistol range has 24 covered firing positions. There is also a 50-yard pistol range and is for members’ use. Aside from that, members can pursue archery (there is a 50-yard archery range), hunting, fishing (at its 2 well-stocked fishponds) and trap & skeet shooting.

Wolf's Indoor Range
597 Middle Street Route 229,
Bristol, CT, 06010

Wolf’s Indoor Range provides shooting practice opportunities for shooters from all levels. It has 15 individual ports, each with a maximum shooting distance of 75-feet. These are equipped with an electrical target retrieval system, video monitors and firing line alarm. The range can accommodate most calibers up to .44 Special, .22 and pistol caliber. The range is climate-controlled and wheelchair-accessible.