Farragut Public Shooting Range

Farragut Shooting Range is owned by the Idaho Department of Fish and Game and managed in cooperation with the Idaho Department of Parks and Recreation

Days and Hours of General Operation, Fees:
The range is normally open from May 1 through November 1. Unusual weather conditions may delay opening or shorten the shooting season slightly.

  • Friday, Saturday and Sunday
  • May through September - 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.
  • October/November (shorter daylight hours) - 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.
  • The daily shooting fee is $5.00 per shooter per day regardless of age. Targets, hearing protection (required), and eye protection (required) are available for sale.
     
Finding the Range:
  • From Coeur d’Alene Idaho: Travel approximately 20 miles north of Coeur d’Alene on Highway 95 to it’s intersection with Highway 54 near Athol Idaho. Take the Athol/Hwy 54 exit and travel east (turn right) on Hwy 54 toward Farragut State Park. Travel approximately 4 miles on Hwy 54 to the traffic circle and travel ¾ of the way around the traffic circle to Perimeter Road. Follow Perimeter Road approximately 1.5 miles where you will find a gated gravel road on your right and a sign identifying the Farragut Shooting Range. Follow the gravel road approximately 0.4 miles to the range and check in with the Range Safety Officer on duty.
     
  • From Sandpoint Idaho: Travel approximately 25 miles south of Sandpoint on Highway 95 to it’s intersection with Highway 54 near Athol Idaho. Take the Athol/Hwy 54 exit and travel east (turn left) on Hwy 54 toward Farragut State Park. Travel approximately 4 miles on Hwy 54 to the traffic circle and travel ¾ of the way around the traffic circle to Perimeter Road. Follow Perimeter Road approximately 1.5 miles where you will find a gate and gravel road on your right and a sign identifying the Farragut Shooting Range. Follow the gravel road approximately 0.4 miles to the range and check in with the Range Safety Officer on duty.
Range Features:
  • Fifty-Yard Range: 12 shooting points limited to handguns and rimfire rifles. The range accommodates 7-yard through 50-yard shooting distances.
     
  • 100-Yard Range: 12 shooting points limited to rifles and shotgun slugs. Normal shooting distances allowed are 50-yards through 100-yards. Shorter distances can be accommodated with permission and under direct supervision of a Range Safety Officer. Typically shorter distances are only allowed to ensure a new gun/scope is “hitting the paper” and then normal shooting distances are reinstated.
       
  • 200-Yard Range: 12 shooting points limited to rifles. Normal shooting distances allowed are 100-yards through 200-yards.
     
  • Recreational Shotgun: 4 shooting points with manually cocked mechanical throwers. Shot size at the Farragut Range is limited to #7.5, #8, and #9. Participants must supply their own clay targets.
     
     
  • Other Venues and Amenities: Few additional amenities are available at this time. Vault toilets are provided. Drinking water and hand cleaning towelettes are available for sale but no other water is available at the range. 3-D and K-D archery ranges are planned but not available at this time.

Reserved Use: The Farragut Public Shooting Range is supportive of hosting activities that enhance and strengthen the shooting sports. The range is available for reserved use to groups of 10 or more limited to 7 hours of shooting activity between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. any day of the year weather permitting. Clubs, shooting teams, sanctioned and informal competition events, gun safety and marksmanship training events, family reunions, scouting groups, church groups, and all others are welcome and encouraged to consider hosting a special event at the Farragut Shooting Range. Contact us for more information if your group is interested in reserving space at the range. Additional fees apply.

For More information:

  • History
  • Safety and Supervision
  • Fish and Game Panhandle Regional Office: (208) 769-1414
  • Idaho Parks and Recreation/Farragut State Park: 1-888-922-6743

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