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Where are you located?

We are located just 3 miles west of Joplin city limits.

Our physical address is:

Joplin Centerfire / JCF

7575 W. Belle Center Road

Joplin, MO 64801.

What are your hours of operation?

Monday: CLOSED

Tuesday – Thursday: 11AM – 8PM

Friday-Saturday: 9AM – 9PM

Sunday: 9AM – 8PM

Do you sell firearms and ammunition?

Yes! Joplin Centerfire is proud to be one of the Four State Area’s leading firearms, ammunition and accessory retailers.

Do you have an outdoor shooting range?

Not at this time. However, our indoor range does permit shooters to fire handguns, rifles and shotguns inside the range. Plus we have all the neccessities for sighting in a rifle.

Should I make a reservation for the shooting range?

It is not required to make a reservation to use the range. However, if you plan to come at a certain time, it never hurts to make one! Reservations can be made online, through social media pages or by calling the shop at 417-206-0908. Reservations are encouraged for weekend shooters. If you do wish to make a reservation, a TWO-HOUR MINIMUM advanced notice is required prior to  your requested reservation time.

Is there a time limit for the shooting range?

No. Range pass shooters and members both may stay on the firing line as long as they’d like during regular business hours. During times of heavier range traffic, JCF staff may implement a temporary time management system to help accomodate flow during those times.

Are there any age restrictions for using the shooting range?

Shooters must be a minimum age of 10 years old to enter the shooting range. Any range patron  under the age of 21 years old, must be accompanied by an adult 21  years of age or older.

I have little to none shooting experience and I'd like to visit the shooting range. What's my first step?

We welcome new shooters on a daily basis! Just set up a time with us to come by for an hour or two and take a private lesson. We will fit you in to the proper firearm for starting out, and then show you the ropes! Or the targets…however you wanna look at it!

What to do in case of a cease fire?

In case of a cease fire: immediately stop shooting, unload your firearm, lock the action open, place your firearm on the shooting bench with the muzzle facing down range and step back from the firing line. The Range Officer will communicate with the firing line at this time.

What to do if you experience a firearm malfunction while on the range?

If you experience a problem or malfunction with your firearm, bench your firearm with the muzzle pointed down range and contact the nearest Range Safety Officer.

May I retrieve my brass casings?

Yes, you are more than welcome to collect your spent brass during your range visit. Please refrain from collecting  other shooters spent casings. DO NOT go beyond the firing line shooting bench to retrieve your casings. Ask a RSO if you need assistance.

Are Class III and/or NFA firearms allowed on your range?

Class 3 firearms and NFA items must be accompanied with the proper paperwork.

Are there any ammunition restrictions in the shooting range?
Our shooting was designed and built to handle up to a 50BMG caliber. However, we do prefer to keep calibers limited to the .30 caliber family and under. The 50’s are LOUD indoors!
Do you have firearms available to rent for the shooting range?
Yes! That is one of the best parts of coming to our range. We strive to over upwards of 50+ firearm rentals at any given time. Models and variations will circulate dependent upon supply and demand.
Do I need a reservation for the shooting range?
Reservations are not required for using the shooting range. We do however recommend reservations for weekend shooters. Saturday and Sundays are typically our most trafficked days of the week and reservations will assure you a spot! We also require reservations for groups larger than 6 or more.
Can you accommodate large groups or private parties?
Absolutely! There is plenty of room in the range and we also offer up our classroom space for a small private setting as well. This way group attendees can utilize both the firing area and a quiet area.
Do I have to have shooting experience to use the shooting range?
Nope! We welcome shooters of all calibers! 😉 If you are new to shooting and would like some assistance or training, we offer that as well.
What do I need to bring with me to use the shooting range?
Valid identification is required upon checking in to the shooting range. Any range patrons under the age of 21 must be accompanied by an adult 21 or older for insurance waiver purposes. Range patrons ages 18+ – Identification will be required.

Other Helpful Resources

ATF Firearm Regulations

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Missouri Conceal & Carry Information

Looking for information related to CCW reciprocity and legal requirements? Click the link below to learn more from the MO AG.

Kansas Conceal & Carry Information

Looking for information related to CCW reciprocity and legal requirements? Click the link below to learn more from the KS AG.

Hours of Operation

MON
We are closed

TUE - THUR
11:00am – 8:00pm

FRI - SAT
9:00am – 9:00pm

SUN
9:00am - 8:00pm

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Contact Us

7575 W BELLE CENTER RD JOPLIN, MO 64801

(417) 206-0908

info@joplincenterfire.com

Opening Hours

Mon: Closed​​

Tue - Thur: 11am - 8pm

Fri: 9am - 9pm​​

Sat: 9am - 9pm​​

Sun: 9am - 8pm