Beginner’s Tips for Indoor Shooting Ranges
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Las Vegas is a tourist destination for millions of people from a variety of walks of life. One of the fastest growing tourist attractions in Las Vegas is a trip to an indoor shooting range like the Vegas Machine Gun Experience. With so many people with varying levels of experience with firearms attending our indoor shooting ranges, it’s important that beginners familiarize themselves with the proper etiquette.

Beginner’s Tips for Indoor Shooting Ranges

Situation Awareness

This is by far the most important aspect of your trip to any indoor shooting range. Being aware of where you are and what you are doing is just as important for your safety as well as those around you. Remember to always practice basic firearms safety:

  • Always consider a firearm loaded and act accordingly
  • Keep your finger off the trigger until you are ready to shoot
  • Only point the firearm in the direction of a target and keep it holstered everywhere else
  • Always know your target and what’s behind it

Bring an Experienced Friend

This is great advice for a few reasons. If you have a friend who has experience with indoor shooting ranges, you can be sure to get some helpful tips first-hand before you even arrive. Aside from the helpful tips you’ll get, your trip to an indoor shooting range will be a lot more fun with some company.


Your first trip to an indoor shooting range can be an exciting one, but it’s important that you remember to relax. This is key for your enjoyment of the experience as well as your safety. You’ll find a friendly staff at the Vegas Machine Gun Experience who are eager to help you with any questions you may have so don’t be afraid to ask for help.

If you’re ready to take your first trip to the best indoor shooting range in Las Vegas, then get in touch with our team at the Vegas Machine Gun Experience. We have the best selection of great firearms at any Las Vegas gun range and we know we can show you a good time. Schedule one of our shooting packages for your next trip to Las Vegas.


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