Black's Creek Public Shooting Range

Black's Creek Public Shooting Range (BCR), located just southeast of Boise, is the largest and most visited range in Idaho, providing a safe place to shoot for more than 7,000 hunters and sport shooters each year.
BCR is one of four Idaho shooting ranges owned by the Idaho Department of Fish and Game. The non-profit shooting club, the EE-DA-HOW Long Rifles, Inc. is responsible for day to day management of BCR.
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This month at BCR...

Winter hours begin this month, but November still provides some great fall shooting opportunities.

So whether your big game season is still ongoing, or you just want to do some plinking, make a trip to BCR for a few hours of shooting fun.

A number of organized shoots are on the November schedule. Come join the fun! Check the "events" section on this page for a description of these shooting events. As is customary, spectators are welcome at any BCR shooting competition.

BCR days/hours of operation:

After November 4th, BCR will be open from 10:00am to 4:00pm, Friday through Monday.

The range is closed Tuesday through Thursday.

The Idaho Automatic Weapons Collectors' Association (IAWCA) will be holding their annual Great Pumpkin Fun Shoot on Saturday, November 3rd. The Main Range will be closed for this event, but the Schuetzen Range will be open to the public.

A BCR Cleanup Day is scheduled for Sunday, November 4th. BCR will be CLOSED to all shooting for this effort.

A black powder cartridge rifle match will be held on Saturday, November 24th on the 500-meter range. The main range will be CLOSED for this event.

The 500-meter range will be open to the public on Sunday, November 25th for long distance shooting. The main range will be CLOSED for this event.

Call the Fish and Game Nampa office for more information – 208-465-8465

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Things to know:

  • With 46 shooting benches, the main range accommodates shooting distances from 25 to 200 yards.
  • There are no restrictions on the number of firearms a person may use on the range during a shooting session.
  • BCR does not provide gun rentals or ammunition sales.
  • Both the range and the on-site restrooms are accessible to physically-challenged shooters.
  • See an aerial view of the facilities at Black's Creek. 

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Events and Alerts

  • See the events list for specialized shooting opportunities.
  • Please call the range hotline for any unlisted range closures. Listen to the recorded message at 208-342-9614 or call the Fish and Game Nampa office at 208-465-8465.




Black's Creek Shooting Range

2420 Kuna Mora Rd
Kuna, ID 83634
(208) 342-9614

Southwest Regional Office - Nampa

3101 S. Powerline Road
Nampa, ID 83686
(208) 465-8465

What To Expect at Black's Creek Public Shooting Range