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 World Shooting and Recreational Complex 


You may check the website or call the complex @ (618) 295-2700, Option 1, for shooting availability.

Governor Pat Quinn and Director Marc Miller are proud to bring you the premiere World Shooting and Recreational Complex.  This unique site is located in 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 for 2014.


Registered Trap Shoot that was scheduled for 10/18/14 has been cancelled.  

Due to The 2014 SCTP Collegiate Shoot, the Trap and Skeet fields will not be available for public use on November 1 - 2. 

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

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