Directions

Travelling out of town on Wheatley Hall road, turn left into Milethorn Lane at Zap Garage Doors, just past Arnold Clark's (Where Homebase used to be).

Take the first left into Wharf Road towards CF Booth's scrap merchants

The entrance to Victoria Mill Business park is about 50 yards down the road on the right, just opposite the back gates of Arnold Clark car showroom.

Doncaster Airgun Range is on the top floor of the 3 story mill at the far end of the carpark.

Please try to park in the marked parking spaces in the middle of the car park.

By Sat Nav
  • Use PostCode : DN1 2ST
  • or Search for 'Doncaster Airgun Range' in google maps.
  • or use What 3 Words address : ///never.cake.scope

The entrance to our car park is opposite the back gates of Arnold Clark, follow signs for CF Booths Scrap Merchants.

Some Sat Nav's don't know there's an entrance on Wharf Road and try to take you down to the entrance for Cooplands / Strawberry Island boat club.

Frequently asked questions

Have a look to see if you can find the answer here first

General Questions

Things have changed because of Covid 19 and the social distancing rules we have to follow. If you've been before, things will be very different now.

It's just £12.50 to book a lane for a session (upto 3 hours).

No membership fees, no charge for air refills and no hidden extras.

We run 2 sessions a day ( Morning / Afternoon ) with an extra Evening session on a Thursday

You don't have to stay for the full 3 hour session and you don't have to arrive at the start of the session, but the price is the same - since no one can use your booth other than you during the session.

Day Morning Afternoon Evening
Monday 10:00am-12:45pm 1:30pm-4:15pm Closed
Tuesday Closed Closed Closed
Wednesday 10:00am-12:45pm 1:30pm-4:15pm 5:00pm-7:45pm
Thursday 10:00am-12:45pm 1:30pm-4:15pm 5:00pm-7:45pm
Friday 10:00am-12:45pm 1:30pm-4:15pm Closed
Saturday 10:00am-12:45pm 1:30pm-4:15pm Closed
Sunday 10:00am-12:45pm 1:30pm-4:15pm Closed

You must pre-book a lane before you arrive at the Range and lanes are yours for the whole session.

At the end of a session everyone will be asked to pack up their shooting equipment and leave the range so that the booths and target holders can be disinfected ready for the next session.

Once you've booked a lane you can arrive any time after the start of the session, but you'll need to pack up your equipment at the end of the session along with everyone else.

You MUST pre-book a lane, please don't just turn up.

We have to control the number of people on site at all times and we can't allow queuing.

No, you can just book a lane and shoot - you don't even need to create a login to book.

We do have a limited membership scheme for people wanting to rent a small locker at the range, but the range fee is the same whether you have a locker or not.

The range is situated on the top floor of an old cotton mill, unfortunately we don’t have a lift and there are rather a lot of stairs. Don’t let that put you off though, we’ll do everything we can to help anyone who may have difficulty accessing the range.

Drop us a message on the contact us form or visit our Facebook page.

Questions about our facilities and services

What facilities and services do we offer at the range

Any air rifle (under 12 ft.lbs) or any air pistol (under 6 ft.lbs) can be used on the range. CO2 powered air weapons can also be used, and there is no restriction on calibre.

Lead pellets ONLY can be used on the range - no BB's or non-lead pellets may be used at any time.

No (Section 1) air weapon requiring a Firearms Certificate may be used at the range.

Air Soft guns are not permitted at the range.

We have target holders for A4 and A3 targets at the range. They're designed for cards and thin printer paper might not hold in place too well.

We sell thick card A4 and A3 targets, but you're welcome to bring your own if you prefer. We also have plenty of reactive targets at the range.

Yes we have 300 BAR Scuba tanks at the range that you can use to fill your PCP. There's no charge for range customers.

The bottles are fitted with a female Foster (Daystate style) quick couple adapter and we have a selection of filling adapters to fit the vast majority of guns fitted with Male quick fill adapters that just click into the bottle.

We have filling adapters to fit the vast majority of rifles, but if you have something out of the ordinary, if would be a good idea to bring your fill adapter with you to the range just in case.

No, sorry, we're a shooting range primarily, not a firearms dealer.

We do sell a very limited selection of pellets though.

We have our own compressor at the range and we can fill 300 BAR bottles for you.

We charge £4 for bottle fills to 300 BAR, the bottle must have a valid test date. We cannot arrange a bottle test at the range, only a filling service for bottles already in test.

It can take half an hour to fill a bottle, we normally fill to 300 BAR, allow the bottle to cool down for another 20 minutes and then top the bottle back up to 300 BAR.

Gun hire and tuition

What do you offer new shooters and those wanting to improve their shooting skills

Sorry, at present we've had to suspend all equipment rental because of the guidelines on Covid-19

As a consequence, we cannot hire guns.

Sorry, at present due to social distancing rules we cannot offer any taster sessions, gun hires or tuition.

Sorry, at present due to social distancing rules we cannot offer any one-to-one tuition.

We're always happy to have a chat at the counter and answer any questions you might have, but we cannot help you to set your gun up at present, only give you some hints on how you can do it yourself.

Can't find the answer you need?

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