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Fryeburg Shooting Range

The Department is scheduling new hours for use of the Fryeburg Shooting Range, located on the Major Gregory Sanborn Wildlife Management Area.

The Department has restricted use of the Fryeburg Shooting Range to time periods when an approved Range Safety Officer is present (see schedule below).

Fryeburg Shooting Range will be open to the public on the days listed below.

Note: In the case of inclement weather (rain or strong winds), the range will be closed.

Note: If the sign at the end of the road is up, the range is open.

  • Please check the website before traveling to the Brownfield/Fryeburg Range.
  • Scheduled times are posted when the range is available for use.
  • Sun June 23 9am-5pm
  • Mon June 24 9am-5pm
  • Fri June 28 9am-5pm
  • Sat June 29 9am-5pm:The Youth Shooting Team will have the 50 Yard Range 9am to Noon.
  • Sun June 30 9am-5pm
  • Mon July 1 9am-5pm
  • Fri July 5 9am-5pm
  • Sat July 6 9am-5pm; The Youth Shooting Team will have the 50 Yard Range 9am to Noon.
  • Sun July 7 9am-5pm
  • Mon July 8 9am-5pm
  • Fri July 12 9am-5pm
  • Sat July 13 9am-5pm; The Youth Shooting Team will have the 50 Yard Range 9am to Noon.
  • Sun July 14 9am-5pm
  • Mon July 15 9am-5pm
  • Fri July 19 9am-5pm
  • Sat July 20 9am-5pm;The Youth Shooting Team will have the 50 Yard Range 9am to Noon.
  • Sun July 21 9am-5pm
  • Mon July 22 9am-5pm
  • Fri July 26 9am-5pm
  • Sat July 27 9am-5pm;The Youth Shooting Team will have the 50 Yard Range 9am to Noon.
  • Sun July 28 9am-5pm
  • Mon July 29 9am-5pm
  • Please Obey the Range Rules - No Range Safety Officer on Duty; The Range IS CLOSED
  • If you are on the property when the Range is closed; you could be charged with Criminal Trespassing

NRA-certified Range Safety Officers that are interested in volunteering their time to monitor shooting activity at the range can contact Craig Gerry, MDIFW Shooting Range Coordinator, for more information at (207) 446-4249 or by email.

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Summerhaven (Augusta) Shooting Area

Effective immediately, the Department has restricted use of the Summerhaven (Augusta) Shooting Area to time periods when an approved Range Safety Officer is present (see schedule below). This restriction has been enacted to help ensure safe shooting practices at the site.

NRA-certified Range Safety Officers that are interested in volunteering their time to monitor shooting activity at the range can contact Craig Gerry, MDIFW Shooting Range Coordinator, for more information at (207) 446-4249 or by email.

Members of the public are also encouraged to take advantage of numerous privately operated shooting ranges throughout the state, see map of shooting ranges, including contact information.

Summerhaven Shooting Range will be open to the public on the days listed below.

Note: In the case of inclement weather (rain or strong winds), the range will be closed.

  • 6/13/2019 - Range Construction Update - To Stop Rumors - Summer Haven Remains Closed at this Time. We have a Punch List that the Contractor is to work on and complete, Once the Punch List is completed. Our Staff will have some Training on the Range Operations as it is Like no other Range in the Eastern US. After that has taken place; The Website and FB will BE Updated with a Schedule and the Range will Be Opened. We Thank you for your continued Patience and Support; The New Range will be worth the Wait.

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