Shawnee State Fishing Lake Hunter Education Range

Shawnee State Fishing Lake, 8 miles north and 4 miles west of Topeka
Topeka, KS
County: Shawnee

Phone: 785-273-6740

Type of Range: Rifle, trap and archery

Open to Public?: Yes

Ownership or Control of Facility: State, operated by the Shawnee County Hunter Education Association


This is a supervised range. Nominal fees will be collected to offset costs and provide support to the local hunter education program. All participants must sign in and pay fees at the administration building. Shooters under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Further information is available on the Shawnee County Hunter Education Association website at

Open range days for 2018 are: 

April 14thMay  19thJune 9th, 23rdJuly 7th, 21stAug 25thSept 22ndOct 20th, Nov 17thAll dates are Saturday's and the range will be open from 10:00 to 2:00$ 5.00 for use of the rifle/pistol range and $5 per 25 sporting clays thrown.