Mineral Area College Range

Driving Directions

On the Mineral Area College Campus, east of Park Hills at the junction of Highway 67 and Highway 32. Go to the northeast side of campus to find the shooting range.

Highlights

This is a shotgun range maintained by the college. It is used by the university and also by the public at prescribed hours. Quarry Pond, a two-acre pond with a fishing dock, is nearby.

General Information

Southeast

Saint Francois

573-431-4593

Agreement

Mineral Area College

College maintains range and allows open public use two days per week. Range is used extensively as part of regular college courses. The range is open to the public April 1 to October 31 on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 5pm-8pm and 2pm-6pm on Sunday afternoon.

  • When the range is in use the adjacent fishing pond will be closed because it is in the safety fan where shot can fall.

Activities
Activity
(Activity Explanations)
Comments
(Population Definition)
Highlighted Activities  This range is a shotgun range only, providing opportunity for trap and skeet shooting. The college maintains the range and allows open public use two days per week. The range is used extensively as part of regular college courses. The range is open to the public April 1 to October 31 on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 5pm-8pm and 2pm-6pm on Sunday afternoon.  

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Conservation Department Facilities
Facility Item Name Count Comments
Parking Lotaccessible   
Privy/Restroomaccessible  Located inside clubhouse. 
Staffed OfficeaccessibleClubhouse  Staffed only during posted hours.  

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Features
Feature Item Name Count Size Comments
No Identified Features

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Land Cover Types
Land Type Acres Comments
Grassland (non-prairie) 4.00  
Total Area Acres:1.00 

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Designated Trails
Trail Name Trail Type Length
No Designated Trails

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Shooting Range General Information

84*48'53"

90*27'0.1

Restroom

Unstaffed

Varies

5:00p-8:00p Tuesday -Thursday 2:00p-6p Sunday

Click Shooting Ranges for more information.

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