MDC invites public to archery class at Andy Dalton Range

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ASH GROVE, Mo. – An increasing number of people are becoming interested in archery. Some people are taking up archery for hunting purposes while others enjoy recreational target shooting.

Individuals can learn more about the fundamentals of archery at the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) “Archery Basics” clinic March 17 at the Andy Dalton Shooting Range and Outdoor Education Center. This free program, which is from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m., is open to all ages but individuals under 15 years of age should be accompanied by an adult. MDC’s Andy Dalton Range and Outdoor Education Center is located at 4897 N. Greene County Farm Road 61.

Topics covered at this seminar include nomenclature, hand set, bow set, pre-draw, stance and more. You may bring your own bow or use archery equipment provided by MDC staff.

People can register online at:

Information about other upcoming Dalton Range programs can also be obtained by calling 417-742-4361.