Shooting Range Panther Top Shooting Range Panther Top Shooting Range Take US 64 W, and turn right onto NC Highway 294. Go .8 miles on 294 and turn right onto Panther Top Road (SR 1303). Go 2 miles on Panther Top, until pavement ends. Take a right, continuing on Panther Top for .7 miles. Bear left at the gate for .2, Murphy NC 28906 828-837-5152

The Panther Top Shooting Range was open August 20, 2005.  This opening completed three years of planning, construction and hard work by a lot of dedicated companies and volunteers.

A 50-yard pistol range with 4 targets

100-yard rifle range with 6 targets

A completely roofed pavilion with concrete floor

Pavilion houses 6 NRA designed right or left hand shooting benches

3 sturdy and convenient gun racks for storing firearms including double barrel weapons

All firearms on any firing range property, except those on the firing line, are to remain unloaded, with actions open and magazines out, at all times.  When the range is “HOT”, loaded firearms shall be at the firing line ONLY, and will be pointed down range at all times.

When any range is called “COLD”, all firearms will be removed from the benches with actions open and magazines out.  NO FIREARM WILL REMAIN LOADED, OR WILL BE HANDLED, WHILE PEOPLE ARE DOWN RANGE.  This includes signt adjustments, loading magazines, or handling the firearm in any way, for any reason.

EYE PROTECTION IS MANDATORY FOR EVERYONE IN THE FIRING LINE AREA WHEN THE RANGE IS HOT.  Hearing protection is encouraged for everyone.

ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES ARE NOT PERMITTED ON ANY RANGE PROPERTY.

NO CAN OR BOTTLE TARGETS ARE ALLOWED.

All litter, targets, and shell cases should be properly disposed of.

For more information and further instruction about range rules please visit the Tusquitee Ranger District at 123 Woodland Drive, Murphy, NC 28906

No Hunting Allowed at the range.

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