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Recreational Shooting Range

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4 June - 7 July, The Recreational Shooting Range (23A) is restricted to 7.62 caliber and below. We apologize for the inconvenience, please contact 337-531-7552 if you have any questions.

Fort Polk is nestled in the heart of sportsman paradise! It's only fitting that we offer a shooting range full of opportunities to help hone your skills. The range accommodates many shooting styles and skill levels.


  • skeet/trap range
  • pistol range
  • rifle range
  • archery
  • paintball

Groups or clubs may rent the range at a reduced rate.

Events may be rescheduled due to range control commitments.

FP Form 563
AR 190-3
AR 190-11
Price List

Monday through Thursday by Reservation Only.

* Minimum of 15 paying patrons at $15 per person ($225) for 2 hours.

*Minimum of 25 paying patrons at $15 per person ($375) for 3.5 hours.

Type Price
Pistol Shooting   $10 per day
Rifle Shooting $10 per day
Skeet/Trap $10 for 25
.22 Ammo $3.50 for 50 rounds
.12 Ammo $8 for 25 rounds
.20 Ammo $7 for 25 rounds
Shotgun/Rifle Rental $5
Archery $10 per day
Bow and 5 Arrows $5.50 per day
20 Targets for 3D Archery    $10 

Paintball Rental Fee

Includes Mask, Gun, Air, and Field Use

$25 (includes 500 paintballs)
Paintball Field Use $8 per person
Air Refill (air only) $1 per fill
500 Paint-balls $15
Hunting on Fort Polk

For more information about hunting on Fort Polk, please follow this link:

Hunting Information

Transporting Firearms on Fort Polk

Hunters and marksmen not assigned to Fort Polk are welcome to use the Wildlife Management area and Recreational Shooting Range if they follow a few basic guidelines. These rules are designed to make access to available leisure activities more convenient, while assuring the safety of the post population and its visitors. 

In accordance with JRTC and Fort Polk Regulation 190-3, unloaded firearms must be separated from ammunition and will not be easily accessible to the driver or occupants. The weapon must be in the trunk of a car, in a truck tool box, camper, or bed. The ammunition must be stored in a separate location.

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