Heartland Public Shooting Park

Heartland Public Shooting Park

6788 West Husker Highway Grand Island, NE 68801 · Categories:Recreation

Project Overview


Grand Island's premier public shooting park, operated and managed under the Parks and Recreation Department of the City of Grand Island, underwent major renovations in 2017 & 2018. In its current state, the shooting park is the largest, most complete public shooting facility in the Midwest. 

An international bunker trap range was installed at the park. This facility that allows competitive and non-competitive shooters the opportunity to practice the international discipline of bunker trap shooting. This historical event allows 5-6 shooters to simultaneously shoot clay targets from 15 machines.

Other recreational and competitive activities including:

  • International Bunker Trap
  • Virgil Eihusen Skeet Fields
  • Sporting Clays Range
  • Trap Range
  • Five Stand Range
  • Rifle Ranges Out To 600 Yards
  • Handgun Ranges Out To 50 Yards
  • Archery Range (Practice and 3D Ranges)
  • RV Park With Full Power And Water
  • Retriever Training Area
  • Catch And Release Fishing Lake
  • Competitive And Recreational Events In Shotgun, Rifle and Handgun
  • Educational Instruction And Shooting Clinics
  • Eye and Ear Protection Available On Site
  • Shotguns Available For Rent
  • Loaner Shotguns For Youth
  • Shooting Carts Available For Easy Access To Our Shooting Complex.
  • Model Airplane Flying Club

In the News:


Completed Spring 2018

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