The range opened at noon on Wednesday, May 1, 2019
Duane L. Corbin Shooting Range
Location: 2173 Rifle Road, Mosinee.
Directions: From Wausau take US 51 south 3 miles to CTH N, CTH N west 2 miles to CTH KK, CTH KK south 6 miles to park. For more information call the Park Office at 261-1550.
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The 600 yard range is not open to the general
public. It is for use by the Marathon County Rifle and Pistol Club
2019 Season: Shooting Range Park opened at Noon, Wednesday, May 1st and will be open during the below schedule through 4:30 pm, Friday, November 22nd, the day before opening day of the regular gun deer season. Annually, the range is closed from the opening day of gun deer hunting season until the first Wednesday in May.
MAY - SEPTEMBER:
Opens Wednesday, May 1st
Wednesday, Noon - 8 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Labor Day, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
NOVEMBER 1 - 22:
Closes for the year on Friday, November 22nd at 4:30 p.m.
Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
In 2019, the trap range portion of the shooting range will be closed to the public on various dates due to Rifle and Pistol Club competitive matches, Youth Sporting Heritage Day, and other scheduled events. Typically, for the Rifle and Pistol Club matches, the club sets up and practices on Saturdays with matches held on Sundays. Please note the pistol range, and the 100 yard and 300 yard ranges will remain open to the public on these dates. The trap range is that portion of the range where ONLY BIODEGRADABLE clay pigeons are targeted with a shotgun.
Dates the trap range will be closed in 2019:
Saturday, May 18, 2019 - closed all day
Sunday, May 19, 2019 - closed all day
Saturday, June 1, 2019 - closed all day
Sunday, June 2, 2019 - closed all day
Saturday, June 22, 2019 - closed all day
Sunday, June 23, 2019 - closed all day
Saturday, July 6, 2019 - closed all day
Sunday, July 7, 2019 - closed all day
Saturday, July 20, 2019 - closed all day
Sunday, July 21, 2019 - closed all day
Saturday, August 10, 2019 - closed all day
Sunday, August 11, 2019 - closed all day
Saturday, August 24, 2019 - Sporting Heritage Youth Day - the Bench Rest Range and 25/50 yard Hunters Range will also be closed
Sunday, August 25, 2019 - closed all day
Sunday, September 8, 2019 - closed all day
Tuesday, November 5, 2019 - closed all day
Daily Shooting Fees:
(Rifle, Pistol, Shotgun, and Archery):
1. Daily Shooting Fee (12 years and older), $4.00
2. The fee entitles each rifle or pistol shooter to the use of a target backing and stake, a "Delta" gun rest and sand bags. There is no fee for non-shooting park visitors.
3. Youth under 12 years old, FREE
Annual Shooting Range Pass:
1. Entitles owner to use the range during public shooting hours for one year from date of purchase.
2. Annual Shooting Range Pass (12 years & older), $40.00
|Items For Sale
|Rifle & Pistol Targets
||$0.75 to $1.50
|1" Target Dots
||$0.75 for 6
|3" Target Dots
||$0.75 for 2
|6" Target Centers
||$0.75 for 1
|Ear Muff Rental
|Disposable Ear Plugs
||$17.00 per box
|Soda and Water
The public may only use the range during scheduled public shooting hours.
The Archery Range includes the use of elevated stands and bales for the targets. Traditional longbow and recurve bows, compound bows and crossbows are all allowed to be used at the archery range.
100 Yard Rifle Range: Shooters may setup targets at 50 and 100 yards.
300 Yard Rifle Range: Shooters may setup targets at 50, 100, 200 and 300 yards. The maximum distance the general public may shoot rifles is 300 yards.
Bench Rest Range: Targets may be setup at 15, 40 and 50 yards. Pistols, shotguns and small caliber rifles such as .177 and .22 caliber may be used on the bench rest range. There are two shooting benches on the firing line. Turkey, upland bird and duck hunters may pattern their shotguns on this range. When shooters would like to check their target, they must shout out a 'cease fire' command and flip the sign from "FIRE" to "CEASE FIRE" after which time shooters can walk down range to check their targets. Once everyone returns to the shooting benches and firing line, the sign must be flipped to from "CEASE FIRE" to "FIRE" and the "FIRE" command shouted before anyone begins shooting.
Clay Target Range (for shotgun use): Two mechanical clay target throwers are provided at the Clay Target Range. Only biodegradable clays may be used at the park. Clay targets are available for purchase at the range by the box. There are 30 and 50 yard markers on this range for a reference on how far the clays travel.
Marathon County Ordinances pertaining to Shooting Range Park: 19.06(3) Firearms. No person shall have in his possession or under his control any firearm as defined in §167.31(c), Wis. Stats., or airgun as defined in §939.22, Wis. Stats., unless the same is unloaded and encased or any bow unless the same is unstrung or enclosed in a carrying case in any County park except that portion of Shooting Range Park north of Four Mile Creek where the use of firearms, airguns or bows is permitted on designated range areas in accordance with posted regulations.19.06(4) Shooting Range Park.(a) No person shall discharge any firearm, airgun or bow in any area within Shooting Range Park not specifically designated for such use or contrary to posted regulations or contrary to verbal orders given by the Rangemaster on duty.(b) No person shall possess or discharge any fully automatic or machine gun or load or discharge any firearm deemed unsafe in the judgment of the Rangemaster or load any firearm with or discharge any armor piercing or incendiary ammunition at Shooting Range Park. This paragraph shall not apply to authorized military or law enforcement training exercises.(c) No person shall engage in any sport or activity while in possession of an uncased firearm, airgun or bow which, in the judgment of any law enforcement officer or the Rangemaster, constitutes a safety hazard.
Shooting Range Park Regulations:
1. Shooters shall register with the Rangemaster before entering the firing line.
2. Adult supervision is required for shooters under 14 years of age. Shooters under 14 years old must be accompanied by a parent, guardian or adult designated by the parent or guardian.
3. Firearms are not permitted inside the Range Office. Only unloaded firearms may be brought into the Lodge for training purposes under the supervision of an instructor.
4. Firearms shall be unloaded and enclosed within a carrying case until the shooter is on the firing line.
5. Uncased firearms shall be pointed down range at all times.
6. Loaded firearms are permitted only on the firing line and shall not be left unattended at any time.
7. Keep firearm actions open except while in a shooting position on the firing line.
8. Firearms are not permitted in the target access trenches or target pits.
9. Holsters shall not be worn on the firing line and fast draw or hip shooting are prohibited.
10. Rapid firing is prohibited.
11. Firearms and ammunition shall not be handled by anyone on the firing line during a “cease fire” ordered by the Rangemaster.
12. Any center-fire cartridge larger than .50 caliber is prohibited.
13. Shooting privileges may be revoked without refund at any time for misconduct or nuisance.
14. Only paper or cardboard targets shall be used on target holders provided at the range. Any other target material must be approved by the Rangemaster.
15. All target material must be removed and placed in waste containers after shooting.
16. Used shell casings must be picked up and placed in collection receptacles.
17. Consuming alcohol beverages within Shooting Range Park is prohibited. Anyone the Rangemaster believes to be under the influence of alcohol or drugs will not be permitted to use the range.
KEEP GUN SAFETY A PRIORITY - CARELESSNESS MAY COST A LIFEEYE AND EAR PROTECTION ARE STRONGLY RECOMMENDEDPLEASE SHOOT SAFELY