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Defender Outdoors Shooting Center

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Intro to Handguns

I recently purchased my first firearm, a Sig Sauer handgun. Wishing to be a responsible gun owner... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Grapevine, Texas
First time shooters

Visiting from England with my brother and a friend. None of us had fired a gun before and we... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2018
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Defender Outdoors Shooting Center is the premier indoor shooting and shooting sports retail facility in North Texas. Our facility is 43,000 square feet and features 30 pistol and rifle lanes, firearms and shooting sports retail store, event...more
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2900 Shotts St, Fort Worth, TX 76107-1318
+1 817-935-8377
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I recently purchased my first firearm, a Sig Sauer handgun. Wishing to be a responsible gun owner, I enrolled in Defender's Intro to Handgun course. This course was 3 hours+. Sam Moore, is an NRA instructor with years of experience, who also shoots competitively. Before...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank stusnow
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

Visiting from England with my brother and a friend. None of us had fired a gun before and we therefore needed baby sitting! Edwina was excellent and patiently explained everything. We fired three different hand guns, a rifle and a machine gun, and thoroughly enjoyed...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Essex-Dave66
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

This place is an absolute most if you're in Texas. $40 to rent a pistol and we were very lucky to get $20 off the range and we have an absolutely fantastic range safety officer called Sam Moore who taught us how to shoot the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Vicki_hutch7
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

It was great. Had an awesome time. Staff were very helpful and accommodating. The instructor mick was great. Very helpful went out of his way to help out and give tips. Very knowledgeable. As a first time gun range user felt very comfortable.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

I came in to shoot with some friends, we’ve never been to Defender Outdoors, and geez the range guys were awful! Clint with his little orange hat was very mouthy because of RAPID fire. I was obviously in the wrong but I don’t think a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Joey W
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Great place to go with the kids. Got 2 daughters 25 and 15. They both have a great time when we go. Everyone is friendly and helpful. We always look forward to our next trip.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Lumpy76049
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

My wife and I stopped in for the first time. There was a “Summer Special” buy lane ($20) and a guest was free. After signing the waiver, the staff provided eye and ear protection and directed us to the air conditioned range. The range was...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jodyr991
Reviewed 7 May 2018

As a member I am in this facility weekly - whether it is to train in pistol or long gun, buy firearms and/or accessories or to attend any one of the numerous activities DO offers, it is always a first rate experience. The staff is...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Bruce M
Reviewed 21 April 2018

we love this range it is really nice and clean and has a lot of Range people on the Range to help or give advice if asked and they watch everyone had a lot of fun and serious practice

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Sasnak6
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Absolutely awesome Texas hospitality. The guys really looked after us. Recommend this place to anyone!

Date of experience: March 2018
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