RKBA Gun Range - Range Rules

(217) 430-0338

1310 N 1500th Ave
Fowler, Illinois

Range Rules

  1. If Illinois resident, you must possess FOID card or be under the supervision of someone with one.
  2. Always keep the gun pointed in a safe direction
  3. Always keep the action open and firearm unloaded until ready to use
  4. If some yells cease-fire, stop immediately and render the gun safe.
  5. Know your target and what is beyond

    Use common sense, if the field to the south is being farmed be patient, it does not take very long and we will be out of the way.

  6. Shooters should call “Cease Fire” if they see a safety hazard on the range
  7. Always obey the instructions of our Range Officer, if one is present.
  8. Wear eye and ear protection at all time when in the shooting area
  9. Only 1 firearm at a time can be fired in each lane
  10. Always keep firearms unloaded until you are at the firing line
  11. Load and unload firearms at the firing line ONLY
  12. Tracer, incendiary, exploder or armor piercing rounds are prohibited 
  13. Use of Tannerite is prohibited on the range
  14. The use of drugs or alcohol is not allowed before, during or after on the range.
  15. Anybody under the age of 18 MUST be supervised by an adult!
  16. If you choose to add a target it must be placed so that at least 30 inches from the top of the berm and within 3 feet of the sides of the berm no exceptions!
  17. You must either sign a waiver of liability or have on file from a previous visit before shooting
  18. Using a 50 caliber or larger weapon on the range is prohibited unless supervised by the owners of the range. The only exception is law enforcement! 
  19. Fully automatic guns are prohibited unless used in police training by law enforcement

RKBA Hours

Monday thru Friday
8am to 7pm except we close at 5pm between December 1st and February 28th
8am to 5pm
10am to 5pm

During IL firearm season we do not open until 11am