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Each Gander Mtn. Academy is a unique destination experience that sets new standards for those looking to affordably improve their skills and knowledge. All in a safety-first, family-friendly environment.

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Live Range »

Real bullets. Real shooting. Our fire lanes are always safe, clean and comfortable, featuring state-of-the-art target systems and easy-to-use touch screens.

Virtual Range »

It feels like the real thing. Each simulated bullet leaves a hole-punch in the simulated paper target. Choose from a range of practice programs and fire away—without the cost of ammo.

Simulators »

Stocked with a wide range of realistic scenarios, our fully immersive simulators are so cutting-edge and lifelike that until now they’ve only been available to military and law enforcement agencies.

180° Simulator   |   300° Simulator

For Groups

Our team can help you plan the ultimate group experience with our training, virtual range, live range and simulators—choose one or all.

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For Law Enforcement

We can challenge even the most seasoned officer with world-class simulation technology and live-fire practice—significantly improving marksmanship and situational awareness skills.

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Call 1-888-5-GANDER

Contact us today to book a class or reserve time at the range or simulator. We’re also glad to answer your questions.