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Carter Park - Archery Range

Facility Area Information


Location
Carter Park
1720 East King Avenue
Kings Mills, OH 45034

The range is located at the north-east edge of the paved pathway loop (past the pond, in the second open field).

About the Range
Days Open:   Daily

Hours of Operation:   1/2 hour after sunrise to 1/2 hour before sunset

Amenities:   Block targets at 10, 20, 30, and 40 yards

Range Rules:   Archery Range Rules

This project was supported by the Ohio Division of Wildlife. Deerfield Township received an ODNR Division of Wildlife Shooting Range Subsidy Grant for the development of the archery range at Carter Park.

The Carter Park Archery Range is open to the community as a free, public practice space and offers block targets at 10, 20, 30, and 40 yards.

PLEASE NOTE: For safety reasons, the range will be closed during formal programs and scheduled maintenance. Please see below for closure times.

Range Closures
Please note that the range will be closed for beginner instruction as follows:
  • Saturday, April 28, 9:30am - 12:30pm
  • Saturday, May 5, 9:30am - 12:30pm
  • Thursdays, June 7 - 21, 4:30pm - 7:30pm
  • Mon - Fri, June 25 - 29, 9am - 12pm

Safety & Accessibility
The range features accessible paved pathways throughout, including shooting line, waiting area, and target lanes.

The range was designed to meet National Field Archery Association (NFAA) Guidelines for Safety, including:
  • Fencing and signs to indicate range boundaries
  • Single clearly visible shooting line
  • Shooting in one direction only
  • 10ft wide target lanes
  • Buffer zones on left, right, and behind targets
  • Designated bow rack for each lane
  • Designated benches for waiting area
At each lane, Range guidelines are posted and signal flags for arrow retrieval are available.

Archery Programs
Deerfield Township partners with Gold Medal Archery to offer archery programming for the community. Please click here for current programs.



Current Activities

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Program Activity Teams Date Time
Olympic Archery Classes Olympic Archery Class Thursday June 7, 2018 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Compound Bow Archery Classes Compound Bow Archery Class Thursday June 7, 2018 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Olympic Archery Classes Olympic Archery Class Thursday June 14, 2018 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Compound Bow Archery Classes Compound Bow Archery Class Thursday June 14, 2018 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Olympic Archery Classes Olympic Archery Class Thursday June 21, 2018 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Compound Bow Archery Classes Compound Bow Archery Class Thursday June 21, 2018 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Summer Camp Monday June 25, 2018 08:30 AM - 12:30 PM