North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission

John Lentz Hunter Education Complex

John Lentz Hunter Education Complex is free. It is universally accessible.

2030 Gibson Mill Rd., Ellerbe, N.C. 28338 

GPS Coordinates:  Do not use GPS coordinates to navigate to complex. Use actual address listed above instead.

Operating Hours:  Tuesday - Saturday: 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. from Memorial Day to Labor Day; 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. from Labor Day to Memorial Day. Closed Sunday, Monday and state holidays. Open day after Thanksgiving, Nov. 24, 2017

Amenities Include:  50 and 100-yard rifle range with 6 shooting stations
                                  25-yard pistol range with either 3 or 6 shooting stations
                                  5-stand sporting clays range
                                  3-D archery range
                                  Standard archery range
                                  2 combination skeet/trap ranges

Contact Information:  Noah Secrist noah.secrist@ncwildlife.org
                                     (910) 434-3378 or (910) 652-4905

 

Other Information: A round of 25 clays cost $3 plus tax. No cash is accepted; credit only. For handgun and rifle ranges, visitors must bring their own ammunition and targets.

  

Range Safety Rules                                

Temporary Range Closings

Shooting
RangeSorted By Shooting<br>Range In Ascending Order
CountyClosure
Dates
Reason for
Closure
John Lentz Hunter Education ComplexRichmond CountyApril 21, 20184H national team practice (open to the public but 1 shotgun field and 3 firing lanes on both rifle and pistol will be closed to the public)
John Lentz Hunter Education ComplexRichmond CountyApril 27-28, 2018Public state tournament
John Lentz Hunter Education ComplexRichmond CountyMay 19, 20184H national team practice (open to the public but 1 shotgun field and 3 firing lanes on both rifle and pistol will be closed to the public)
John Lentz Hunter Education ComplexRichmond CountyJune 16, 20184H national team practice (open to the public but 1 shotgun field and 3 firing lanes on both rifle and pistol will be closed to the public)

NCWRC Target

Shooting Range Target

Before you visit the range, be sure to click here and print a target!