Whether you're a beginner or an expert shot, you'll enjoy a trip to Fossil Pointe Sporting Grounds just a short drive away from the Hampton Inn & Suites Decatur. Take your aim at the clay targets and enjoy shooting with rifles, handguns and shotguns at this popular public shooting range. Or, improve your skills with lessons and classes and enjoy one of the many shooting events held at the site throughout the year.
Open Wednesday-Sunday, 9am-5:30pm.
Sporting clays are $21-$42, based on number of targets. Gun rentals are $20.
Poker Chip Shoot
Texas Sporting Championships
Winter Series Fun Shoots
League shooting events
Rifle & pistol shooting range
Sporting clay shooting
Shooting classes & lessons
Take Hwy 51 W. to FM 455. Pass FM 455 and continue on Hwy 51 W. for about 1.2 miles. The main entrance gate is on the left side.
Take Hwy 51 N. and continue for about 14 miles. The main entrance gate is on the right side.
List of events
Fossil Pointe hosts a variety of events throughout the year, including shooting league events, winter series fun shoots, a poker chip shoot, and more. Visitors can also enjoy a variety of special classes and shooting lessons.
Are these lessons for rookies?
Yes, the range offers lessons and classes for all skill levels, from beginner to advanced.
What are the safety rules?
Eye and ear protection is required. Firearms should remain unloaded and open when not in use. Keep firearms pointed downrange and shoot only at the targets. Rapid fire and FMJ rifle ammo is prohibited.