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TWRA Firing Ranges

  • » Region I

Lake Graham Firing Range

(731) 423-5725

Natchez Trace State Park Firing Range

Natchez Trace State Park office. (731) 968-3742.

TWRA Hunter Education and Range Facility

3200 Brother Blvd., Bartlett, TN.
Sam Murrey – (901) 213-3124.

Fee required.


  • Tuesday: 12:00 p.m.– 9 p.m.
  • Thursday: 11 a.m.– 9 p.m.
  • Saturday: 9 a.m.– 4:30 p.m.
  • Sunday: 1 p.m. – 6 p.m.

All guns must be cased when not in use.

Wolf River Firing Range

(901) 878-0855

Firing range open for rifle sight-in during the whole month of October.

  • » Region II

Cheatham WMA Firing Range
and Archery Range

1299 Headquarters Rd., Ashland City, TN 37015. Randy Cromer – (615) 792-4510.

Use or possession of alcoholic beverages prohibited. Field points only for archery. Automatic firearms prohibited. Must purchase the range permit from a TWRA license agent. No permits available at range. Fee required.


  • Daily: 12 noon until dark

Montgomery County Shooting Complex

4201 Southside Road, Southside, TN 37171. (931) 387-3456.

Permits must be purchased before entrance to range. Fee required.


  • Thursday: 3 p.m. until sunset (April–Nov. Archery and Shotgun Ranges Only)
  • Friday & Saturday: 10 a.m. until sunset (but no later than 8 p.m.)
  • Sunday: 1 p.m. until sunset (but no later than 8 p.m.)

Stones River Hunter Education Center

2618 Hobson Pike, Antioch, TN.
Open Friday, Saturday & Sunday.
Call (615) 641-8896 for times.

Fee required. Shotguns prohibited.


  • April–Oct.: Fri.–Sat. 10 a.m.–6 p.m., Sun. 1–6 p.m.
  • Nov.–March: Fri.–Sat. 10 a.m.–4:30 p.m., Sun. 1–4:30 p.m.
  • Check website for scheduled holiday closures.

Yanahli Firing Range

(931) 840-4042.

Days and hours as posted at the range.
Automatic firearms prohibited.

  • » Region III

Catoosa WMA

Genesis Checking Station.

Open daily except closed during deer archery hunts and turkey hunts. Daylight hours only.

Jim Lane – (931) 456-2479.

Peavine Campground


  • Apr. 1–Jan. 31, except closed during deer archery hunts and turkey hunts. Daylight hours only.

Prentice Cooper WMA

Clint Smith – (423) 658-0298.

Rifles and handguns only. No shotguns.


  • Open Thursday, Friday and Saturday only, daylight hours only. Closed during WMA Big Game hunts.
  • » Region IV

John Sevier Hunter Education Center

2327 Rifle Range Road, Knoxville.
Joe Everett – (865) 594-6279.

Fee required.

Closed 1st full weekend of each month.

  • Pistol/rifle/archery ranges open: Tuesday and Thursday: 1 p.m.–6 p.m. Saturday: 10 a.m.–6 p.m. Sunday: 1 p.m.–6 p.m.
  • Shotgun ranges open: Saturday and Sunday: 1 p.m.–6 p.m. Tuesday: 6:30 p.m.–10 p.m. (must arrive by 7 p.m. on Tuesdays)

Chuck Swan WMA Firing Range

Dustin McCubbins – (865) 278-3248. Closed during big game hunts.

North Cumberland WMA Firing Range

Flatwoods Road.
Stan Stooksbury – (423) 566-8557.

North Cherokee WMA

(423) 735-1500.

US Forest Service Fee ($2 per vehicle) required. Annual pass available. Open daylight hours only.

Jacobs Creek

Denton Valley Road, Sullivan Co.

Pond Mountain

Hwy. 321, Carter Co.


Scioto Road, Unicoi Co.

Bubbling Springs

Hwy. 107, Cocke Co.(423) 638-4109

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