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Basic Handgun/Concealed Carry
Safe Shooter Course
Reactive Handgun 1 (Fundamentals)
Reactive Handgun 2 (Applications)
Concealed Carry Environments
Special Course Events
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Reactive Carbine 1 (Fundamentals)
Reactive Carbine 2 (Applications)
Appleseed Rifle Course
Build Your Own AR-15 Class
Special Course Events
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Cowboy Action - RR
USPSA (Mini Tues Match)
Q: Can anyone come out and shoot at the range?
A. To come out and shoot youmust become a regular member or become a day-rater. The two options are compared here.
Q: What kind of shooting range facilities do you have to offer?
A 100-yard rifle range for all semi-automatic and bolt action rifles.
A non-steel pistol range which is for paper and cardboard targets. 25 yards.
A steel target pistol range. 25-yards. (You must take the Safe Shooter Course to shoot on this range)
A 100-yard tactical firearms training range used by Law Enforcement and Military personnel only.
The Rogers Range.The World's Best Reactionary Shooting range Designed and constructed by the World Famous Shooter Bill Rogers.
Q: Do you provide targets to shoot at?
A: You must bring your own paper targets, but we supply the cardboard backers, furring strips (target sticks), and metal target support stands to place your targets into. Specifics will be covered in the range briefing/orientation that you will attend before becoming a member. We sell various targets in our pro-shop, so feel free to pick some up.
Q: Where is the range located?
A: The range is located in the North part of Gainesville, off of SR-121 just North of HWY 441 (NW 13th St) in an area called the NW Industrial Park. The address is 1610 NW 65th Place, Gainesville, FL 32653. You can view a map of the area HERE. Be wary when inputting our address into Tom-Tom or Garmin GPS devices as they may lead you in the wrong direction and you'll get lost. We are working on getting this corrected.
Q: Can I bring guests?
A: ONLY Members who hold an NRA Certified Firearms Instructor (CFI), NRA certified Range Safety Officer (RSO) or our GTR Safe Shooter Course Certification (SSC), may bring out guests. Guest passes are $10 and can be purchased at the range Pro Shop by those who possess at least one of the aforementioned certifications. Children under 18 are free, however these certifications are still required (CFI, RSO, or SSC). The SSC course where you can be certified as a GTR range safety officer is offered once a month. (NOTE: This course is also required to shoot on the steel range!). Click here for more information. DAY RATE SHOOTERS CAN NOT BRING GUESTS OR TAKE SSC.
Q: Do you give Military and Law Enforcement discounts on memberships?
A: If you are active duty or reserve Law Enforcement/ Military you will receive a 25% annual discount on membership fees (does not apply to day rate). You will be required to provide a copy of your Law Enforcement or Military ID to receive this discount.
Q: Do you sell guns or ammo?
A: We sure do! Gainesville Target Range has an FFL and sells a variety of rifles, pistols and shotguns. We also sell ammunition and accessories. Everything you need to enjoy shooting. We also can order something if we don't have it in stock. We can also beat most prices. Stop by today! Visit the Pro-Shop page to view our monthly deals.
Q. Are you a Class 3 Dealer? (for NFA items like suppressors, SBRs, etc)
A. Does a one-legged duck swim in circles? Yes! We are proud to be Class 3. Click here for more information.
Q: Do you offer classes in gun safety, handling, etc?
A: We do host a variety of classes at the range. Please navigate the main menu under "training" for more information regarding classes at the range. We also have several organizations that hold matches at the range as well (menu>matches).
Q: Do you have a course that provides the training for a Concealed Weapon License?
Yep! And it's the best around. This isn't a "shoot one round into a barrel" course. It is an in-depth training session that covers firearm safety, nomenclature, laws, and scenarios. It also covers the fundamentals of handgun marksmanship that will make you an all-around better shooter. This course lasts from 9AM to 6PM and is offered once a month.
Q: Why should I choose GTR over other training facilities?
A: If you are looking for in-depth, top tier firearms training from a team of experienced instructors with decades of real world experience then you have come to the right place. Our instructors come from military, local and federal law enforcement, and competitive shooting backgrounds. We are eager to make you a safe and efficient shooter!