Club members have access to several shooting areas at Top Gun's Lonedell location—including a sporting clays course, a 150-yard rifle range, an elevated archery range, and tactical and static pistol bays with reactive targets.
Top Gun Shooting Sports' 18-lane indoor range at Top Gun's Arnold location remains open even during bad weather. Its roomy booths are 40 inches wide and 84 inches tall, accommodating a shooter and an instructor at the same time. A HEPA-filtered ventilation system removes up to 99.97% of particle discharge, and HD monitors in the retail area let other guests watch live activity.
At a Glance
Top Gun Shooting Sports and Top Gun Sportsman’s Club caters to both the casual shooter and sporting enthusiast with a variety of amenities. The indoor range in Arnold is open to the public and features a climate-controlled range used for shooting sports and archery. Classes here include everything from Basic Pistol to Concealed Carry and are led by NRA-certified instructors. Post class or private lesson, guests can peruse the retail store's wares.
The club in Lonedell, on the other hand, features a rifle range, tactical and static pistol bays, and sporting clays course. In addition to shooting, it offers archery, golf, and fishing in a stocked seven-acre lake. After a day of activity, members can browse the pro shop or relax in the members lounge. For use of these facilities, Top Gun's staff coordinates several levels of membership.
Sovereign Arms has an indoor pistol range with multiple bays; instructors rely on an outdoor range for carbine training.
Sovereign Arms rents firearms including pistols and carbine rifles, such as an AR or AK.
At a Glance
Both a firearm emporium and shooting range, Sovereign Arms seeks to inform and instruct its clientele on the benefits of safe firearm use with classes ranging in subjects from personal safety to church-security training. They aim to create savvy gun owners that are safe and professional in their mentality and with their use of firearms, especially from a defensive perspective. The staff also offers private security services in scenarios such as international travel.
O Fallon's Ron and Jo's Firearms and Sporting Supplies is the great place for a sports fan to spend a Saturday, or any day for that matter.
Parking is plentiful, so guests can feel free to bring their vehicles.
Xtreme Tactical Defense works to provide students with a host of skills. That's why students not only practice shooting on the range, but also learn self-defense strategies inspired by real-world situations.
The center's classes cater to pupils with different interests and experiences. For example, it offers handgun-cleaning and maintenance classes, as well as concealed-carry courses and tactical training, which may incorporate krav maga techniques and live-fire practice.
Xtreme Tactical Defense's roster of instructors includes Military veterans, a former correctional officer, and self defense experts with experience training law-enforcement professionals. However, all its instructors are NRA certified.
20 indoor shooting lanes
Lanes are 4 feet wide and 25 yards long
Digital target retrieval system
9mm guns such as a Glock 26
Rifles such as an AR-15
Revolvers such as Taurus 94
At a Glance
Sharp Shooters Indoor Shooting Range is more than just a shooting range. Its walls enclose a gun store, training classrooms, and even a jewelry store. Visitors are likely to smell brisket and turkey as well, thanks to an onsite restaurant. Each day, the chefs here slow smoke meat and serve it up next to classic barbecue sides.