Press Release

Farragut Shooting Range Center will be closed Jan. 7-9 and Jan. 14-16

Panhandle region public shooting range will be closed for two weekends in Jan.

Due to extreme winter weather, staffing challenges and vehicle and machinery problems, the Farragut Shooting Range Center will be closed Jan. 7-9 and Jan. 14-16. It is anticipated to reopen at 9 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 21.

Although winter hours for the range are Friday, Saturday and Sunday, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., there may be days when it’s necessary to close the range due to heavy snow or extreme cold. In observance of Christmas and New Year's, the range will be closed Dec. 24-26, Dec. 31 - Jan. 2.

The Farragut Public Shooting Range features year-round public access to 50, 100 and 200-yard ranges plus trap and archery shooting. Reserved use for private events is available.

Idaho Fish and Game staff try to post all closings in advance when possible. For updates, call the Panhandle regional office at (208) 769-1414, or call the range office directly at (208) 683-1499 if you have any questions.

Be sure to follow the Panhandle Region Facebook page for regular news and updates.

Farragut gun facing down range
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T.J. Ross for Idaho Fish and Game

Farragut gun facing down range
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T.J. Ross for Idaho Fish and Game

Farragut gun facing down range.