Pistol Range Information

    • Treat every gun as if it were loaded at all times
    • All uncased firearms not in use must have their breech locked open
    • Eye and ear protection is required
    • Wait until you are at the bench and the muzzle is pointed down range before removing weapons from case
    • Keep muzzle pointed down range/ in a safe direction at all times
    • Check and make sure you are using the correct ammunition. NEVER ASSUME.
    • Shoot at your designated target only.
    • Keep your finger off the trigger until you are ready to fire.
    • When transferring firearms from one shooter to the next make sure the weapon is unloaded, place it on the bench, and allow the next shooter to take possession and load his/her own weapon.

Policy Changes for Hot Well Shooting Range

    • Currently we allow Home Defense Shotgun and tactical rifles on the pistol range Monday-Friday.
    • These firearms will NOT be allowed on the pistol range on weekends.
    • Shotguns
    1. Must use slugs or buck shot ONLY
    2. Must shoot on 15 yard range
    3. Must have full rear stock
    4. NO RAPID FIRE
    • Rifles
    1. Must shoot on 15  or 20  yard range
    2. NO RAPID FIRE
    • Currently we will allow “Mare’s Leg” Lever Action Pistols on the pistol range.
    • This is for the pistol range ONLY: These pistols will NOT be allowed on the rifle range.
    1. Must be fired in one of 2 positions
    2. With dominate arm at full extension
    3. With rear of stock against shoulder
    4. We WILL NOT ALLOW shooting from the hip, or in any manner that does not deploy the full use of the pistol’s front and rear sights
    • We will allow AK and AR pistols ONLY if they have a Sig Saur (or similar) arm brace.
    • This is for the pistol range ONLY: These pistols will NOT be allowed on the rifle range.
    1. Must be fired in one of 2 positions
    2. With dominate arm at full extension
    3. With rear of “arm brace” pressed firmly against shoulder
    4. We WILL NOT ALLOW shooting from the hip, or in any manner that does not deploy the full use of the pistol’s front and rear sights
    5. NO RAPID FIRE

We will NEVER allow

          • Horse play will not be tolerated.
          • ABSOLUTELY NO RAPID FIRE (Minimum of two seconds between shots).
          • Alcohol is strictly prohibited.

Age limits

          • 18 and older unaccompanied.
          • Pistol: 15 years of age or older but only at the discretion of the range officer.