GMSA was founded in 1975 by a group of local sportsmen, hunters, and firearms enthusiasts to establish facilities for safe and responsible recreational and competitive shooting, and to promote the sport by providing firearms safety training for youth groups, hunters and others.
GMSA is a private range, open to MEMBERS and ESCORTED GUESTS only
Sorry but we are not open to the public except for club sanctioned events and matches.
Please check our Calendar of Events to find the next public event or match!
The GMSA range is located on 26+ acres in Stephens County about 5 miles south of Toccoa, GA. Facilities include:
•12 position, covered 50 to 300 yard rifle range with concrete shooting benches and military style push-up targets at 300 yards. (no pits)
•8 position, covered 50 yard range
•6 action shooting pits with #7 & #8 currently under construction
•Recreational clay shooting range
•1,200 square foot meeting and training facility
•To see our "Five Year" range improvement plan, click here
•For an overview of our range, please see the GMSA Site Map
The club periodically opens its facilities to the public for shooting related activities and charitable events, which include but is not limited to, sight-in days for hunters, competitive shooting events, police training, armed guard training and National Guard training.
If an organization wishes to use GMSA facilities for an event, please contact us with complete details of the event. Your request will be reviewed by the Executive Committee and, if approved, will be presented to the Membership for consideration.
Georgia Mountain Shooting Association is proud to be affiliated with the following organizations:
National Rifle Association
Civilian Marksmanship Program
International Benchrest Shooters
International Defensive Pistol Association
The Piedmont Regulators (an SASS affiliated club)
gmsa is a cold range!
If you bring a gun to our range to shoot in a match, it needs to be UNLOADED & cleared BEFORE you enter our front gate