• Welcome to Smoking Gun!

    Welcome to Smoking Gun!

    We are conveniently located right off of I-90. We have 12 lanes that allow handguns, rifles, and shotguns. Bring your own firearm or choose from our large selection of rental guns. Open daily. So come see us, on the range.

    Lane Rental by the hour: $25 for one shooter, $35 for two shooters.
    Max of two shooters on a lane.
    Gun Rentals: $10 each plus ammuntion.

    USPSA Shoots start September 15th at 5:30 PM. They will be held the first and third Friday of every month.

    Closed on Easter Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.
  • Ready. Aim. Fire.

    Ready. Aim. Fire.

    We have handguns, rifles and class III firearms
    available for you to rent and shoot at our facility,
    starting at just $10/firearm. Check the silencer
    packages for rent as well.

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  • Rapid City's Indoor Shooting Range

    Rapid City's Indoor Shooting Range

    Memberships available. Hourly lane rates start at just $25/hour.
    Firearm rentals start at just $10/hour. We offer a wide selection of handguns and rifles in our on-location retail store. We can also price and order you a firearm that we don't have in stock.

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  • South Dakota Permit Information

    South Dakota Permit Information

    Summary of States regarding South Dakota Permits

    With either a South Dakota regular or enhanced permit you may carry concealed in these states (30):

    Alabama - Alaska - Arizona - Arkansas - Colorado - Florida – Georgia – Idaho- Indiana - Iowa - Kansas - Kentucky - Louisiana - Maine - Michigan - Mississippi - Missouri - Montana - North Carolina - North Dakota – Ohio - Oklahoma - Pennsylvania - Tennessee - Texas - Utah - Vermont - Virginia - West Virginia - Wyoming

    With a South Dakota enhanced permit you may carry concealed in these additional states (6):

    Delaware - Minnesota - Nebraska - Nevada - South Carolina - Wisconsin

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Memberships

Smoking Gun offers memberships to save you money! Giving you unlimited range use for one flat monthly rate. Click here to find the membership that fits you!

Looking for training?

We offer courses for everyone, from beginners in our Intro to Handgun Course to the more advanced Defensive Pistol training. Or schedule a private lesson with one of our instructors! Click here for more information and to sign up for our courses online.

FREE on Thursdays!

Attention Women! Women shoot F R E E on Thursdays! NO LANE FEE. Men who join you will be charged $15 for the lane (normally $25).

Rental Guns

Try before you buy! Check out our wide selection of rental guns and be sure you found the right firearm for you before you buy it.

Meet the Staff

 

 

 Smoking Gun Indoor Range and Training Center is proud to provide firearm courses from qualified instructors with years of experience. 

Kim Smith

Black Hills resident since 1955.  US Navy Vietnam 4 years.  Married with 2 grown children.  Lifetime of enjoying hunting, backpacking, and traveling with family.  Bought my first business at age of 24, and Smoking Gun makes my 4th business (and last) of my career.

Certifications:
·       Range Safety Officer
·       Basic Handgun Instructor
·       So. Dak Enhanced Concealed Carry Instructor  

 


Dale Hatzenbuhler

Dale has over 25 years of Law Enforcement Experience. 17 years as a Law Enforcement Firearms Instructor, 15 years as a Law Enforcement Self Defense Instructor. All with the Rapid City Police Department. He has been a lifelong shooter of handguns, rifles and shotguns. Dale also reloads for all the firearms he owns and shoots. Dale has attended and Instructed numerous self defense schools and training seminars. He is a lifelong resident of Rapid City.

Certifications:
    Certified NRA Law Enforcement Firearms Instructor and Range Safety Officer
    Certified Glock Firearms Instructor
    Certified Glock Handgun Armorer

Schools and Trainings Attended and Instructed:
    PPCT Self Defense Instructor
    PPCT Weapon Retention Instructor
    John Farnam Defensive Handgun School
    Defensive Shotgun Instructor
    Patrol Rifle Instructor
    Remington 870 Shotgun Armorer School
    Glock Armorer School
    Active Shooter Training and Instructor
    Numerous other handgun and shooting schools and classes





Matthew Mueller, CCM, CBCP, LEED AP

Matthew has been an NRA certified firearms instructor since 2015 and can usually be found shooting competitively in local IPSC, USPSA and 3-Gun events. Matthew is also a certified Range Safety Officer, keeping a watchful eye on the range while others are enjoying the sport. His private lessons usually focuses on firearm safety and orientation for new shooters and skill development, high pressure and competitive shooting development for long time and competitive shooters that are looking to brush up on their skills. Matthew also teaches introduction to pistol group courses and other custom courses that he develops.





Tim Hardy

Rapid City Native, Tim enjoys hunting and fishing in the Black Hills and Wyoming.  Mechanist by trade working in Rapid City at Johnson machine for 26 years, doing automotive and industrial machine work. Avid gun collector.  Tim currently works here at Smoking Gun as an RSO, Instructor, and in our pro shop.

Certifications:
    NRA Pistol Instructor
    SD Enhanced Concealed Carry Instructor
    Smoking Gun Intro to Handgun Instructor





Richard Folsland

Richard has been with Smoking Gun Indoor Range since its inception.  He has been in the Shooting Industry since 1993 as a consultant and outdoor writer.  During a stint in law enforcement, he was involved in training new recruits in handgun qualification.  He has competed in most handgun competition and has won state titles in both Kansas and South Dakota.

Besides private firearms training, Richard has extensive knowledge in concealment-related issues involving handguns, ammunition selection/ballistics, holster design, and clothing. 

Richard is the current match director for Smoking Gun IPSC shoots, and also sets up a weekly LE type qualifier.

Certifications:
    NRA Certified RSO
    IDPA Certified RSO
    Nebraska Association of Law Enforcement Firearms Instructors   Police Carbine Instructor
    Kansas Law Enforcement Training Center                                  Survival Shooting/Weapons Retention

 



Michael Bock

A native of the Black Hills, Mike has 19 years of Law Enforcement experience and is a graduate of both the Montana and South Dakota Law Enforcement Academies.  He has been a firearms instructor since 2013.  A lifelong hunter, Mike was introduced to handguns at the age of 25, but fell in love and has been a recreational shooter, competitor and instructor.  Mike has instructed hundreds of students in the Law Enforcement field.

Certifications:
    Firearms Instructor
    NRA Patrol Rifle Instructor
    Sig Sauer Master Rifle Instructor
    Sig Classic Line Armorer

Classes:
    Emotional Survival for Law Enforcement
    Civil/Officer Liability

 

 

Jerry F Hoenke USA Col (Ret)

Jerry has over 35 years military training and pistol competitive shooting experience. 20 years as a military smalls arms instructor, range officer and range safety officer. He has competed in Bullseye pistol and Military combat competition and has won several national titles and many state and regional titles.

Certifications: 
    NRA Pistol Instructor
    NRA Pistol Coach
    SD Enhanced Concealed Carry Instructor
    Smoking Gun Private Firearm Instructor 

Military Training:
    Small Arms Instructor
    Range Officer
    Range Safety Officer

Military Awards:
    Governors Twenty Pistol
    Presidents Hundred Pistol
    US Army Distinguished Pistol Shot Award

 

 

Kris Russell


Kris served over 5 years in the United States Army as an Airborne Infantry Squad Leader, with two military deployments to Afghanistan and almost his entire career spent overseas. After being honorably discharged, Kris moved back to the USA and has spent 21 months deployed in high threat, non-permissive environments as a private military contractor while also attending school working towards a Bachelors of Science in History. 

Kris began working with the Smoking Gun from opening day, working as a Range Safety Officer and Firearms Instructor. Kris’ vast array of experience includes over four years in a combat environment, protective operations, concealed carry and defensive shooting with both handgun and rifle, Tactical Combat Casualty Care, cultural awareness, and low profile operations. 

In his free time Kris enjoys developing his skill set of instruction, firearms building, reloading, shooting, and medical treatment. He can often be found enjoying the Black Hills, working on his cars, or spending time with his dog. 

Certifications, Schools, and Courses:

    NRA Certified Range Safety Officer
    NRA Certified Rifle Instructor
    NRA Certified Pistol Instructor
    Department of State Worldwide Protective Services - Personal Security Specialist 
    Department of State Worldwide Protective Services - Emergency Response Team
    US Army Combat Lifesaver Course
    US Army Range Safety Course
    US Army Primary Leadership Development Course
    Massachusetts State Police Basic Firearms Course
Various other certifications, awards, and classes. 

 

 

Rental Firearms

  • Remington R1 with SilencerCo Osprey or AAC Ti-Rant Suppressor

    Remington R1 with SilencerCo Osprey or AAC Ti-Rant Suppressor

  • Glock 17 with AAC Ti-Rant Suppressor

    Glock 17 with AAC Ti-Rant Suppressor

  • Remington RM380

    Remington RM380

    2.9" barrel. 6 round magazine.
  • Springfield XDm .40 S&W 4.5

    Springfield XDm .40 S&W 4.5"

    4.5" barrel. 16 round magazine.
  • Ruger LC9s

    Ruger LC9s

    3.12" barrel. 7 round magazine.
  • Browning Buckmark

    Browning Buckmark

    5.5" barrel. 10 round magazine.
  • S&W Shield .40

    S&W Shield .40

    3.1" barrel.  6 & 7 round magazine.
  • Sig Sauer P238

    Sig Sauer P238

    2.7" barrel.  7 round magazine.
  • Glock 19

    Glock 19

    4.01" barrel.  15 round magazine.
  • Remington R1

    Remington R1

    5" barrel.  8 round magazine.
  • Ruger LC380

    Ruger LC380

    Chambered in 380 ACP. 7+1 round capacity.  3.12" barrel.
  • Kimber Micro Carry

    Kimber Micro Carry

    Chambered in a .380. Single-action trigger. Thumb Safety. Comes with 7 and 8 round magazine. Stainless steel sights. Aluminum frame.
  • Glock 42

    Glock 42

    380 ACP. 3.35" Barrell. 6 round magazine.  
  • S&W M&P 15-22 Threaded Barrel .22

    S&W M&P 15-22 Threaded Barrel .22

    S&W M&P 15-22 Threaded Barrel .22 Long Rifle 16.5 Inch Barrel With A1-Style Compensator 6-Position Collapsible Stock Matte Black Finish Adjustable Sights 25 Round

  • S&W M&P 15 Tactical Rifle

    S&W M&P 15 Tactical Rifle

    S&W M&P 15 Tactical Rifle 5.56mm NATO 16 Inch Barrel 6-Position Telescopic Stock Adjustable Dual Aperature Rear Sight 30 Round

  • FNH FNS-9

    FNH FNS-9

    FNH FNS-9 Double Action 9mm 4 Inch Barrel Black Finish With Stainless Steel Slide Night Sights 17 Round

  • Sig Sauer P320

    Sig Sauer P320

  • Ruger SP101

    Ruger SP101

    RUGER - SP101 Model KSP-242-8 .22 Long Rifle 4.2 Inch Satin Stainless Barrel Adjustable Rear Sight Fiber Optic Sight 8 Round

  • Ruger Model LCR 22

    Ruger Model LCR 22

    RUGER - Model LCR-22 Lightweight Compact Revolver .22 Long Rifle 1.875 Inch Barrel Matte Black Finish Hogue Tamer Monogrip 8 Rounds

  • Ruger Model LCR

    Ruger Model LCR

    RUGER - Model LCR Lightweight Compact Revolver With Crimson Trace Lasergrips .38 Special +P 1.875 Inch Barrel Matte Black Frame 5 Rounds

  • Remington Model 870

    Remington Model 870

    REMINGTON - Model 870 Express Tactical 12 Gauge 18.5 Inch  Barrel Bead Sight Synthetic Stock Matte Black Finish 7 Round

  • Ruger 22/45 Lite

    Ruger 22/45 Lite

    RUGER - 22/45 Lite With Replaceable Grip Panels .22 Long Rifle 4.4 Inch Threaded Barrel Black Anodized Finish 10 Round

  • Ruger LCP

    Ruger LCP

    RUGER - LCP With LaserMax Centerfire Laser .380 ACP Caliber 2.75 Inch Barrel Blue Finish 6 Round

  • Ruger SR22PB

    Ruger SR22PB

    RUGER - SR22PB .22 Long Rifle 3.5 Inch Stainless Steel Barrel Black Aluminum Slide Black Polymer Frame 3-Dot Sight System Ambidextrous Safety/Magazine Release 10 Round

  • Ruger SR9C

    Ruger SR9C

    RUGER - SR9C Compact 9mm 3.5 Inch Brushed Stainless Barrel Adjustable Sights Reversible Backstrap Ambidextrous Safety Built-In Rail And One 17 Round Magazine and One 10 Round Magazine

    Range Location


    4711 S Interstate 90 Svc Road #B
    Rapid City, SD 57703-9511

    Contact us

    605-791-3656

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    HOURS:
    Monday- Thursday 11am-7pm
    Friday 11am-5:00pm
    Saturday 9am-7pm
    Sunday 12pm-5pm