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Our Mission


What makes us Gander Mountain Academy.

Our mission is to deliver high-quality firearms instruction in the safest, most inviting and technologically advanced environment, and to provide the general public a place where they can confidently learn to safely and properly handle firearms.

We are proud to offer:

  • The highest quality training classes in accordance with state and local laws
  • A safe, clean and state-of-the-art live range
  • High-quality immersive simulations to better prepare the recreational-, competitive- or defensive-focused shooter
  • Top-quality, friendly, encouraging and customer-focused instructors who are ready to help customers be safer, more proficient and better educated firearms owners


Please Call 1-888-5-GANDER to connect to your local GMA or call 1-855-55-GROUP to discuss Group or Corporate Event or Law Enforcement Training.