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We are the oldest and longest active training facility and range in Northern Nevada

Looking for a place to shoot? Contact us. If we can not help, we will refer you.

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Nevada Gun Rental
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Quick Pick Shooting Packages

We are not a walkon range. Reservations required at least 3 hours in advance.

Special: $120 min rental for 2 hours. $30/hr/pp (2 hour min). Second and additional people are is $30 per hour ( 2 hr min). Which ever is more. If packages are purchased Fees and per hour is waived. Use of range for 3 hrs max included. We will supply one handgun per range rental. You supply the ammo. We are covid compliant. Good thru September 2020.

Private Individual Training: Starting at $80 per hour, 2 hour min. I will provide Firearm and range, you provide the ammo. Family discounts available.

We offer:
If you do not see what you want, give us your budget and want you want to do and we will work with you to make it happen. Practice yours skills or learn to shoot with us. We will make it happen.

Serving: Reno, Lake Tahoe, Fernley and Carson Areas

Call or Text 775-741 0735 or E-mail/text

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We are the oldest and longest active training facility and range in Northern Nevada

Machine guns | Rifles | Pistols | AK47 | M-14 | CZ-75 | Mac-11 | Steyr Aug | Uzi | SKS | AR-10 | Colt | Desert Eagle |Fn PS 90 and more
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Come and try this. Fn PS90.
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We are a great source for your Bachelor or even Bachelorette Party.
Personal Instruction: all ages
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Buy one of our new tee shirts. They are $15.00 plus shipping. Give us a call to orders yours. Colors are white, black and OD green. 775-741-0735
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We support the Nevada National Guard.

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Special Events: 

We do bachelor and bachelorette parties. Bring the group. We provide everything. Pick one package per person. All packages include eye and ear protection, targets, ammo, special top shot shoot off, bachelor/ bachelorette roasting, special name tags for the person of honor and awards for the best shot.

New to your gun?
Want to learn how to clean it. Let us show you how!

Give us a call at 775 741 0735 and we can go through it with you. We can show you how to disassemble and clean it. We will also show you some dry fire practices you can do before you go out to the range. Prices start at $50 per person. We will use our new training room in Reno. This is class time and range time is extra.

Did you know that if the existing laws were all applied, illegal gun users could be put away for a long time. An example is if an out of state resident buys from a dealer and makes a false or fictitiously statement in purchasing a firearm, the act is a felony and is punishable by 10 years in prison.
Did you know it is a federal felony for and individual to sell, or give a firearm or ammunition to a convicted felon and the penalty is 10 years in prison for each count for each gun.
It is a federal felony for any individual to sell or give a firearm or ammunition to a person unlawfully using or addicted to a controlled substance. The penalty is again 10 years for each count.
Survival Food

Looking for survival food. Try one of our friends that has just started a business. Check it out at Northern Nevada Wise Food. Let us know what you think Thanks.

Check out this link. Using an AR15 as a musical instrument.

NEW!!!! Star Target
Shoot the end disks and the target rotates. Try your skill.

Washoe County Search and Rescue are looking for a few great volunteers to join our team. Give back to the community and help make a difference in someones life.

I went through 12 years of Military Schools prior to Attending West Point. I have done executive protection for a living. Let us answer your questions and train you.

Group events: Bachelor, Bachelorette, Corporations, Birthday, Family, LEO and Military

We have micro 9mm firearms to try. Sig 365 sas and S&W Hellcat, S&W MP9 EZ,
CZ Rami, Baby Eagle 9mm.

Special for a limited time. 25 hours of individual instruction. You pick the firearms ( you can pick different guns during the 25 hrs, range time is included. Go when you want to. Hours can be used up to one year. 1 to 3 hour blocks of instruction at a time, its up to you. No one else in the area can offer a great value like this for so little.
Only $1000 per person.

Range Reservations are required 24hrs advance.
Shooting packages and prices may change without notice.

Long Distance Sniper Shoot. $400 per person limit 2 people. Package includes 223 bolt, 308 bolt, 6.5 creedmore bolt, 30-06 semi auto and 50 Cal Bmg. Ranges from 100 yards to 1000 yards. You will shoot on level ground, shoot onto elevated ground and shoot to decending ground. Early reservation suggested. You will be transported to the range over rough road using a UTV. You will need water, lunch, gps, compass, back pack for support, Binos and camera.Great for hunting season practice. Call us and we can either help you or direct you. 775 741 0735.

Quick Pick Shooting Packages

Want to learn about firearms, free 1 hour introduction offered. $50/hr instruction after wards. Call us and find out more. 775 741 0735 or email me to my phone.

Specials: $299 introduction package to shooting and gun safety. Up to 4 hrs. This is a great way to get your friends introduced to recreational shooting. 3 firearms provided. Ammo is on you. Do not need 4 hours, take what you need at $80 per hour.

Looking for a place to shoot? Call us. We have the latest information on where to go in the Reno/Tahoe Area. Follow our range time at Twitter. and

Visit our High Mountain Range. Private individual training at our remote location. Move and shoot, drawing and shooting as well as rapid fire shooting. Can not do this in California.


Long Distance Sniper Shoot. $400 per person limit 2 people. Package includes 223 bolt, 308 bolt, 30-06 semi auto and 50 Cal Bmg. Ranges from 100 yards to 1000 yards. You will shoot on level ground, shoot onto elevated ground and shoot to decending ground. Early reservation suggested. You will be transported to the range over rough road using a UTV. You will need water, gps, compass, back pack for support and Binos. You can drive your 4wd if you wish too.

Private Desert Range fee usage: To open the private desert range it is a one time fee of $250. (If packages total $600 or more, Range fees maybe reduced or waved.) If no shooting packages are purchased and you use your own ammo and firearms, then it is $25 per hour per person. ( We will provide two firearm with the range fee. Ammo is extra. You may bring your own legal firearms and approved ammo that will be checked for use. No armor piercing , green tip, metal core or other ammo that may cause damage to the targets. Maximum shooting distance on this range is 200 yards. For longer distance shooting contact us (text or call) at 775 741 0735.

Public Range Information:

Reno Range: The Washoe County Shooting facility located on Pryamid Highway is open Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday from 0800 till 1600 hrs.

Carson City Range: Located at 4000 Flint Drive is closed for repair and upgrading. Should be open in February.

Shooting Tip of the week.

Practice drawing from your holster 10 to 15 times a day. Slow is smooth and smooth is fast.

Training Tips:

Military, Law Enforcement, Family and School Employee discounts available.

Special: Purchase any two packages of $180 or more the third one is 30% off til thru Jan 2020. You must reference this posting for discount.

Home invasion is one of the fastest growing crimes in America. Let us help you prepare and plan for that. We have classes. We will come to your home to develope a plan. We will teach you how to shoot.

Family firearm introduction for 5, $550. Includes 4 firearms of your choice and 2 training firearms my choice. We provide limited ammo, eye and ear protection, instruction and use of range for 3 hours. Additional time $100 per hour per group. Additional ammo is available or you may bring your own with range apporval.

Firearm Comparison Special.

If you do not know the difference between single and double action, striker fire and hammer fire pistols this package is perfect for you. Is a revolver or semiauto better for carry protection? Check our packages out. We can provide you the education necessary for you to make a sound decision. This package for you. It includes all differnt types of hand held firearms to help you decide 10 pistols in all. Only $250 and we include inital ammo and basic instruction, eye protection and ear protection, and insturction. Set this up today. Private range time add $200. Public range time add $20. Mountain Range no charge but 2 person max.

Home Defense Training Package

We come to your home to help you make a plan to defend yourself and your family. Then day 2 we go to the range to practice engaging targets. $650 for 2 days of instruction. Additional individuals$200 per person. 6 Hours total.

Do not see what you want? Let us know and we will build a training package with your budget. We have memberships starting at $5000 a year or life time at $25000 per person. Personal storage and camping space included.

Group events: Bachelor, Bachelorette, Corporations, Birthday, Family, LEO and Military

Private range use is Reservation only. We are not a walk on. If you have a range near you, we can meet you there too.

When making reservations, please be on time. There will be a $100 per hour charge for every hour you are late. No shows will be charged full rate of packages selected. Please when you pick your time and confirm, be there. There is a rescheduling fee when changing shooting times within 24 hours of your reservation.

Why deal with other shooters and noise at a public range?

We have a live fire shoot house. If interest, ask us.

Night time and low light shooting and training available upon request and with reservation.

Family and group packages usually run 3 hours, 4 members for $450 per family. If longer range fee will be additional $100 per hour after 3 hours.

If you do not see what you wish, we can build a package for you.

Give us your budget and let us work for you.

We shoot Rain, Snow, Sunshine anytime any weather..

Packages totaling less than $600.00 may be charged a range fee minimum of $100.

Military Package Special:
Thru Aug 2019: Buy 2 Military Packages at $225, the third one is $160.
You need to mention this special to get the discount. Not good for Bachelor groups

.WHAT TO BRING: Please bring a hat, proper clothing, water, snacks, a desire to shoot better and a friendly positive attitude. Restrooms are out doors, camping style. Do not bring drugs, alcohol, open toe shoes, filp flops or sandals. If you are a felon, please do not come. It is for your own good and you are in violation of the law.

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We have metal targets at differents distances from 3 feet out to 200 yards. Our long distance range has been shut down to the extreemly high fire danger. We also have moving targets, shoot trees, spinners, a Texas Star and exploding targets. Show us how good you are. We have the best tactical range around. You are shooting outside with no one else to bother you. A private range is almost always available with 24 hour notice.

Want to practice 3 gun, we can set up any course to your specs for practice.
Just ask.


Give the gift of protection. Call us to set up a training session for you or your loved ones.

Range Rules! Please Read


We Specialize in Bachelor and Bachelorette Parties
We also take beginners to expert shooters. Come and test new guns, increase your skills or just have fun.


Join our on call list.

We are starting a special list for those who wish to be notified when we plan to be out at the range. Rates for range use while we are there will start at $35 per person per hour. This will include targets and a range master assigned to you. Text us at 775 741 0735 and give us your name and place in the text "Range Time". We will let you know when we are at the range and allow you to make a reservation to join us. You can also join our RangeTime facebook site. We will post when we are at the range. All we need is for you to text us you wish to come out.

  • Night Time and low light Shooting .
  • Active shooter training.
  • Move and shoot training.
  • Imporve your skills
  • Long distance training
  • Room clearing training
  • Protecting yourself from a car
  • Situational awareness trainig
  • Firearm malfunction training
  • Dry firing training
  • Aggressive close quarter self defence training
  • Make your own scenario.
  • Exploding targets available
  • Ready when you are.

Learn to Shoot Special:

Get Training! Learn the truth about guns.

We will come to your location or home and provide you a firearm safety, familiarization, dry fire instruction and practice drills BEFORE you go to the range.

This is a great way to prepare for your first ccw class and be comfortable with others before you go.

Upcoming special events.


Range Rules: Please review before you shoot.

All pricing links below!

*1 Armory and Pricing*

**2 Popular Shooting Packages Specials**

***3 Full Auto Belt Fed Rental Fees***

All of our packages include, limited ammo, targets,
eye protection, ear protection instruction, Rangemaster and shooting coach.

1. Personal Shoot and Move Insturction.

We offer personal one-on-one firearms training on moving and shooting. This includes barricade and obsticle shooting. Rates start at $100 range fee and $35 per hour per person.The fees include range time, instruction, targets (both metal and paper). If you dont have a firearm we have those available for rent. Specalized training and real life situation scenarios avaliable. Come learn and be safe. 100 rounds are required and not included in the package. You can bring your own ammo , if we approve it, or you can purchase from us.

2. Retention Shooting.

We instruct on close quarters active shooting. Learn how to push or pull your attacker on or off and shoot from the chest. $100 range fee and $35 per hour per person. 4 students per instructor. To take this class, you must be familiar with your firearm.

3. Long Distance/ Sniper Shooting instruction with firearm.

Long Distance shooting instruction. Mountain top range overlooking Reno and Pyramid lake. $600 per person limit 2 people. Package includes 223 bolt, 308 bolt, 30-06 semi auto and 50 Cal Bmg. Ranges from 100 yards to 1000 yards. You will shoot on level ground, shoot onto elevated ground and shoot to decending ground. Early reservation suggested. You will be transported to the range over rough road using a UTV. You will need water, gps, compass, back pack for support and Binos.


Call or text for reservation or information to 775 741 0735

Can't get us by phone, text, carrier pigeon or dog sled? . Either E-mail us, text us or call us at
775 741 0735 and we will get you set up.

New to shooting, let us show you how to clean your firearms.

We are always open to answer your questions!!!

We are open all year around. Call and make your reservation to shoot with us today. You will be glad you did. Birthday parties, Bachelor and Bachelorette parties, family gatherings, corporate team building or any special event. Our Bachelor and Bachelorette parties include a top shot shoot off to win bragging rights for the rest of the night. We have done over 800 Bachelor and Bachelorette parties. We know how to have a blast.

Safety, fun and learning are our main concern. We use one range master for every 3 shooters. Our range masters all have practical firearms experience. We use military vets (current and active), former law enforcement officers, bounty hunters (don't be a felon), executive protection specialists as range masters and instructors.

We run a safe, exciting and fun shooting environment.

Local Gun Rental

If you are looking to try some different hand guns, we can meet you at local ranges. Call or text for pricing. Sometime we can meet you with in an hour.

Text us at 775 741 0735 to make reservations

We have private classes too for individuals, families and groups.

Range Information

Weather info for the week.

We use metal reaction targets. Paper targets are upon request. Come try your skills.

Please Note: Reservations are required.
Please call or text 775 741 0735 to set up your appointment

For shooting the same day is difficult., reservations should be made the day before. However sometimes we can accept early morning requests if the range is available. Short notice fees maybe added.

Phone receptions is limited at the range. Texting is the best.

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Rules: Please know these before you come on the range. We will go over these several times while you are at the range. 

1. Finger off the trigger at all times until you are ready to shoot.
2. Firearm is treated as always loaded.
3. Do not point the firearm at anything you do not intend to destroy.
4. Know what is behind the target before you shoot.
5. Safety is always a must.
6. Have fun and learn.

ID is required and will be photographed.

As of 1 April 2018, There is a $40 per person charge for those who do not wish to shoot but want to come out to the range and watch. If observer decides to shoot, this fee can be rolled into a package.

Alcohol, drugs and felons are not allowed on the property. If someone appears intoxicated, high or impaired, they will not be allowed to participate in range activities.

Try our US Military History package.
15 Guns
1903, 2-M1 Garand (30-06 and 308), two M1 Carbines (30 cal and 9mm), Tompson Semi auto, Mac 10 semi auto, Mac 11 full auto, 1911 45, Ar-10, M-14, Ar-15( long and short Barrel) , 870 shot gun and AR-50 all for only $400 per person.

We have a Russian Package. Starting at $180.

"If someone has a gun and is trying to kill you, it would be reasonable to shoot back with your own gun." Dalai Lama XIV

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Special: Tactical training and practice. We have over 60 targets from 3 feet to 600 yards. You can practice drawing and shooting, move and shoot, rapid fire or speed shooting. It is up to you. Individual training is $80 per hour. Range use is $120 for two hours 1 or 2 people. Additional people are $30 and hour per person, 2 hour min.

Special: Shoot our guns and your ammo. Give us a call!!

1911 Comparison Special: Shoot any 4 of the following: 1911 Colt, 2 Kimber Customs, Para Ordance14, Colt Commanding Officer, Baby Eagle 45 or a Citadel 9mm for only $125.00. This is your chance to feel the difference between the different 1911 models . Want to shoot more? We will let you bring your own ammo. (Some ammo restrictions apply)

Special: Ladies Shoot : 4 hour course on learning to shoot. Course includes familiarization training on pistol of your choice with limited ammo for only $240.00 pp. First hour is free at your location. You do not need your own gun.

Special: Short barrel Shoot MP5 full auto, Mac 11 full auto, AR15 short , Kriss Vector , and Glock 19 roni, for only $250.00pp . Want to shoot more, bring your own ammo. (Some ammo restrictions apply.)

Call or text us at 775 741 0735 for more information.

We have exploding "Tannerite. Starting at $20 per target" Due to fire restrictions, Tannerite is not permitted in Washoe County or Caron City. We allow Tannerite at our Lyon County Range and our mountain top range.

A little about me. West Point 78 Alumni, US Army veteran, local search and rescue team member for 20 years and still active, former casino owner with casino operations for over 35 years, criminal investigator, executive protection professional, Nra life time member, licensed armed guard carry, Nra Range Safety Officer , Reno/ Lake Tahoe recreation specialist and Nevada State Board of Search and Rescue.


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More Ladies are learning to shoot and carry guns. We have special discounted classes for you. Video here.

Do you need personal protection? We can help. We have access to licensed security groups in Northern Nevada. Give us a call.
775 741 0735
Our affiliates have protected individuals from domestic violence to entertainers to high end government officials as well as news agencies
We are available 24 hour to discuss your needs.
We have 50 Cal Desert Eagle to try. Give it a shot!
Call us and tell us what you need. We will make it special.
Reno Gun shops. Check them out:
Top Shot Indoor Gun Range
Willey Brothers Firearms
Mark Fore and Strike
Sportsman Warehouse

Come shoot these!

Fees start at $1250 which includes 4 machine guns and 200 rounds each. Add any of our other packages at a 25% discount to this package. Make a day of it. Full autos go fast.

These are subject to availability. One week in advance request is a minimum. Guns are not stored at the range and maybe committed.

There are 80 Million gun owners in the United States and only 800,000 law enforcement officers. Do the math!

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We have a great selection of firearms.

New additions to our inventory include: 

M1 Garand in 308. Rare

Long distance instruction. We will help you sight in your rifles too.

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Dress for any occasion.

We recommend a hat, sun glasses, sun screen lots of water, long pants and close toe shoes or boots.

Children are welcome and accepted upon conditions.We do family firearms safety training and well as marksmenship education. Please call or text us at
775-741-0735 any time.
Really any time


Any products purchased through Amazon on this sight or our other sites (, , a portion will go to support Washoe County search and resuce volunteer teams. Help save a life!

Practice guns are great. I use them all the time for placement, drawing, retention.

Long eye relief scopes work the best for most shooters. Don't get Scoped.

Practice while at home.

Reno Gun Rental and Nevada Gun Rental .com is part of Nevada Recreation Inc. and Survival Inc.

Contact us by either calling or texting to 775 741 0735. You may E-mail us at

Make a Bang! Come shoot Tannerite. with us. Here is what your are missing. Video
SPECIAL: Shoot any four (AK 47, SKS , AR 15, Fn 2000, UZI, Sig 556R, Golani 223 or Steyr AUG) with ammo and a full auto machine gun $185.00 per person. Additional full mags $30 each.  Hotel pick up in Reno area may be available for up to 4 guests for an extra charge. Call or text us for reservations at 775 741 0735
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World Military Shoot Special

Shoot an AR-15/ Ak-47, Kriss Vector, Glock Roni, (Desert Eagle 50 cal or 454 Casull),Tavor , Fn-2000, Styer Aug , Mp5 and Ar-50 BMG for only $300.00 pp. Includes rounds for 223, and AK and (1 round for the Desert Eagle 50 cal or 2 rounds 454 casull with 3 rounds of 45 long colt). Machine Gun receives 15 rounds. Additional full mags are $40 each excluding the Desert Eagle.
Add any other gun for $25. Packages can not be sharred. Give us a call or text at 775 741 0735 to make your appointment.
Want to shoot more? You can bring your own ammo to shoot extra mags for only $10 per mag ( we have been known to wave this fee). This is a savings of $30 to $40 per gun. This offer is good thru 2020

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Military and Law Enforcement Discounts available.

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