Shotgun Shooting Venues

Skeet, Trap, 5-Stand, FITASC and Sporting Clays

2 skeet fields

2 skeet fields

1 trap field

1 trap field

North Forest is home to WNY's only enclosed 5-Stand which makes shooting in the winter much more enjoyable! 

North Forest is home to WNY's only enclosed 5-Stand which makes shooting in the winter much more enjoyable! 

For the summer months, North Forest offers 2 FITASC courses, which are open Thursday nights.

For the summer months, North Forest offers 2 FITASC courses, which are open Thursday nights.

50 bird automated sporting clays course

 

Firearms Safety: Skeet, Trap, Sporting Cays, FITASC & 5-Stand

  • Never load more than two shells.
  • The shooter must fire his/her gun from the shouldered position (no hip or trick shots).
  • Never shoot broken birds that travel outside of their intended flight patterns.
  • Never engage or shoot at another person's target.
  • Only the person in the shooting stand or pad is allowed to track a target or show bird with a firearm.
  • When an individual is required to be down range for the purpose of loading targets or to perform maintenance, no shooter is allowed to handle a firearm. Guns must be unloaded and placed in a gun rack.
  • Only shotguns of 12 gauge or smaller may be used.
  • Only 9, 8, and 7 1/2 target loads (lead shot) is permitted.
  • The use of game loads, steel shot, slugs, buckshot and single round ball ammunition is prohibited.
  • Shooters are required to clean up their shotgun hulls and place them in trash containers provided.
  • No individual is allowed to load clay target machines unless they have been properly trained.
  • No individual should attempt to adjust or service a trap machine unless they have been properly trained. Please report any problems to the trapper and/or counter person.
  • Do not shoot extra birds, please only shoot the number of targets that you have PAID for.