***IDNR DIRECTOR WAYNE ROSENTHAL visited the World Shooting and Recreational Complex on April 10, 2015! Check it out!***
You may check the website or call the complex at 618-295-2700, Option 1, for shooting availability.
The State of Illinois and the Department of Natural Resources are proud
to bring you the premiere 1,600 acre World Shooting and Recreational Complex
(WSRC). This unique site is located in scenic Southern Illinois near the
City of Sparta, close to three airports and less than 50 miles from three
metropolitan area including St. Louis, MO. Visitors will have access to a
variety of amenities from quaint local restaurants and shops to the bustling
activities of the St. Louis area.
Here is the Calendar of Events
SUMMER HOURS WILL START ON SUNDAY, MARCH 8, 2015
Wednesday - Sunday
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Posted June 2014:
1. an unlicensed vehicle must have proof of insurance;
2. it cannot be a straddle vehicle; and
3. during special events vehicles must be checked in and have a special event plaque.
World Shooting and Recreational Complex
1 Main Event Lane, Suite 510
Sparta, Illinois 62286