Facilities

About the Facilities

The facilities at the Apple Creek Conservation Area include several shooting ranges. The Cape Girardeau County Gun Club has a Memorandum of Understanding with the Missouri Department of Conservation, and operates the Trap and Skeet ranges at this location. The Gun Club has no involvement in the other facilities within the Apple Creek Conservation Area. This page provides information on the Skeet and Trap Ranges that the Cape County Gun Club operates. For more information on the other facilities at the Apple Creek Conservation Area click here.

Trap

Interested in the game of Trap and want to know more about it. Click here to visit the Wikipedia page and learn all about the sport.

Skeet

Interested in the game of Skeet and want to know more about it. Click here to visit the Wikipedia page and learn all about the sport.

Five Stand

The Cape Girardeau County Gun Club owns a Five Stand Trailer that we use for special events throughout the year. The Five Stand is also available for groups and organizations to rent. Groups that are interested in renting the Five Stand should read the 5-Stand Policies and the 5-Stand Request and Waiver. Contact a club officer for more information.

Hours of Operation

The facility will be open to the public for trap and skeet shooting from March 1st through November 30th each year. During those months, the range will observe the following regular public shooting hours:

  • Saturday: 10AM - 5PM
  • Sunday: 1PM - 5PM

During periods of inclement weather, the range may be closed.

The range is closed on Tuesday's for maintenance.

Pricing

The Gun Club is a not-for-profit corporation and all moneys collected at the range must go back into the range for maintenance and range improvements. The Department of Conservation has set the following fee for public shooting.

Trap or Skeet shooting - $4.00 per round of 25 targets.

Rates are subject to change.

We accept Cash only, Personal Checks and Credit Cards are not accepted.

Gift cards are also available

Concessions

During the warm months of the year bottled water and sodas are available for purchase at the office for $1.00 each.