Wilson Shoals

Shooting Range


Renovation IconNOTICE: The Wilson Shoals Range is temporarily closed for renovations. The range is expected to re-open in mid-to-late April 2019.

Wilson Shoals Shooting Range

Wilson Shoals
Shooting Range

Range improvements include:

  • Extending the length of the rifle range from 75 to 100 yards
  • Increasing the width of the rifle range to accommodate 14 shooters (currently allows for 10)
  • Adding a 10 station, 25-yard pistol range
  • Adding a classroom, office and storage building
  • Adding 2 bathrooms with running water
  • Adding a covered waiting pavilion for both the rifle and pistol range
  • Adding additional parking

We can't wait for you to use this renovated facility and we appreciate your patience as we make these improvements for you.

The Wilson Shoals Shooting Range is located on Wilson Shoals Wildlife Management Area in Banks County.


  • 75-yard Range

Nearby Properties


From Gainesville: take Highway 365 North, 11 miles from exit 24. Turn right on Mud Creek Road, go 1 mile and turn left of Old Cornelia Highway. Go 0.1 miles and turn right on Yonah Road. Go 2.1 miles and turn left on Grant Mill Road. The range will be 1 mile on the right.

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March 15–Octob​er 31
Tuesday–Saturday 9 a.m.–7 p.m.
Sunday 1 p.m.–7 p.m.

November 1–March 14
Tuesday–Saturday 9 a.m.–6 p.m.*
​Sunday 1 p.m.–6 p.m.*

*6 p.m. or sunset, whichever is earliest

Closed Easter, Thanksgiving & Christmas.

Phone Numbers

Range Office 678-739-7182

Region Office 770-535-5700

Fees & Passes

Range Access

  • Hunting License
  • Fishing License, or
  • Lands Pass

Purchase License