Archery Range & 3-D Course

The six-target archery range at Johns Island County Park offers targets at 10, 15, 20, 30, 40, and 50 yards. The 3-D archery course is a shooting format in which archers walk a 20-target course (view course map PDF) through the woods and is set up to simulate a bow-hunting experience.

Range & Course Fees

  • $2 per person or free to Gold Pass members
  • No rental equipment is available; you must bring your own.
  • Please sign the user log to help us track attendance.
  1. Range Rules
  2. 3-D Course Rules
  1. No smoking.
  2. No crossbows permitted.
  3. NO BROADHEADS! Field tips only.
  4. Archers shoot only from the marked SHOOTING LINE. “Walk-up” shooting is not allowed.
  5. Spectators or archers waiting their turn to shoot must remain behind WAITING LINE.
  6. Nock arrows only after the shooting area is cleared and shooters are on the marked shooting line.
  7. A command of “LINE HOT” means that shooting is starting.
  8. A command of “CLEAR” or “PULL” means STOP shooting and retrieve arrows. Archers must communicate commands with all archers on the shooting line.
  9. Never shoot arrows up in the air or in any direction away from the targets.
  10. Shoot only at provided targets. No personal targets are allowed.
  11. Do not hold the line up looking for arrows.
  12. No dumping of trash. Pack it in, Pack it out. Please do not litter.
  13. No possession or use of alcoholic beverages or illegal drugs.
  14. Special rules may apply or range may be closed during special events.
  15. Anyone under the age of 16 must be under the supervision of a responsible adult.
  16. If you observe any unsafe conditions, report them immediately to Park Staff.