Fine tune your shooting skills. Whether you want to get more
proficient with your bow, sight in a new rifle or hone your bird
shooting skills, Turcotte range is the place to go. It houses
pistol ranges, rifle ranges at different distances, archery ranges,
skeet range, 5 stand and a sporting clay course.
*** Range Closure
The Turcotte Sporting Clay Range will
be CLOSED on Thursday, August
13th, to prepare for the YBL Sporting Clay
Tournament. The entire Turcotte Shooting Range
Facility will be CLOSED on
Friday, August 14th, for the YBL Sporting Clay
Tournament, and will reopen on Saturday, August 15th, for
Please check the table below to see if the range that you want
to shoot on is closed. Due to renovation and
construction, several of our ranges are subject to
closure. Thank you for your understanding!
Please note that only 10 of the 12 stations on our
Sporting Clay Range are open, due to the renovation
construction. We're in the middle of expanding and improving
our Sporting Clay Range, and appreciate your
Entrance Fees/Annual Range Permits/Methods of
As of 7-1-13, WMA Permits are no longer required to shoot at our
Turcotte Range Facility. Instead, an entrance fee/permit
system has been instituted. Shooters may pay by one of two
methods: either (a) pay $5.50 per hour, or (b) purchase an
Annual Range Permit (prices listed below).
Unfortunately, we cannot accept payment with either
a credit or a debit card. Cash and checks are the only
accepted methods of payment at our Turcotte Range
More information on the fees charged at MDWFP public shooting
be found at LE - 6.1; Range Fees
- Annual Resident Range Permit -
- Annual Senior Range Permit -
- Annual Non-Resident Range Permit -
If severe weather is in the area, the Turcotte Shooting
Range will close. For more information please
call (601) 859-5164 on days that we are open. We
apologize for any inconvenience. Please check back
periodically for status updates.
Open * (Check closure notices
Turcotte Education & Shooting Facility
506 Highway 43 South
Canton, MS 39046 --- Google Directions
Range-Master - Jad Touchton firstname.lastname@example.org
Summer Hours Begin March 1st
Thursday & Friday: Noon - 6:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Sunday: 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Winter Hours Begin November 1st
Thursday & Friday: Noon - 5:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday: 1:00pm - 5:00pm
The pistol range offers 16 shooting lanes with ranges from 3, 7,
15, 25, 50, and 60. Paper targets only.
The rifle range currently has fourteen shooting positions on seven
tables available. We have movable target stands and shooters are
able to engage targets out to 300 yards.
Our sporting clay range stretches a length of .6 mile through the
woods. It is a compact range with tight challenging shots. We use
an electronic clay counting system that allows a single shooter to
use the course when the time delay option is selected. There are
twelve (12) shooting stations on the course. One complete
round of sporting clays is 50 shots. We charge $.25 per clay with
one complete round totaling $12.50. We have golf carts available
for rent at $5.00 per day.
Turcotte has two (2) Olympic style skeet ranges
on the premises for shooters to hone their shooting
abilities throughout the year.
We now offer a "Kamikaze Dove Field" simulating
actual hunting conditions to ready you for hunting season or just
to test your skills.
Turcotte offers a 3D
archery range utilizing both known and unknown
distance shots in a safe environment.
Other Range Information:
We offer targets for sale for both rifle and pistol ranges.
- WMA Permits are no longer required to shoot at our Turcotte
Range Facility. Instead, an entrance fee/permit system has been
instituted. Shooters may pay by one of two methods: either (a) pay
$5.50 per hour, or (b) purchase an Annual Range Permit. Prices for
the Range Permits are:
Annual Resident Range Permit -
Annual Senior Range Permit -
Annual Non-Resident Range Permit -
- All shooters must check in-and-out with Range Office.
- All shooters must fill out a Range Rules and Regulations
document, once a year. This document is updated on March 1st of
every year, and each shooter must have a current copy on file with
the Turcotte Range Office. This form is available at the Turcotte
Range Office, or can be downloaded from this website by clicking on
"Range Rules" located below. After downloading this document, you
may print it from your computer and complete it prior to your
arrival at the range. It will take approximately 15-20 minutes, and
each rule/regulation needs to be initialed in the space provided
before each rule/regulation.
- All shooters and accompanying personnel (even though they're
not shooting) must sign in and sign out on the "Turcotte Range Sign
In/out Sheet," located on a clipboard in the Range Office, each
time they visit the range facility.
- Hearing and Eye protection required at all times!!
- All firearms must be handled in a safe manner while on the
- When moving on and off the range facility, each firearm must be
cased, holstered, or otherwise rendered safe with an "empty chamber
indicator/flag" inserted into the firearm's chamber.
- Shooters are responsible for taking down and disposing of their
paper targets, before departing the range.