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Get an exclusive look behind the scenes at the all-new Vortex Edge™

Get an exclusive look behind the scenes at the all-new Vortex Edge

Vortex Edge Training Facility

We’re proud to announce the opening of Vortex Edge, our state-of-the-art firearms training facility!

Offering the perfect combination of versatile range and training spaces, and dedicated, experienced instructors, we’re now open to shooters of all skill levels, from those who’ve just purchased their first firearm, to hunters, to elite law enforcement sniper teams. And, if you can’t make the trip to our campus, you can still experience Vortex Edge: Follow us on Facebook, Instagram and YouTube for training videos and other firearms training content.

Here’s what you can expect to see at Vortex Edge:


100-Yard Indoor Range

  • One of a few in the country, and the only one in the Midwest.
  • Bullet trap rated to stop up to a .50 BMG.
  • Portable bullet traps provide flexibility in range setup.
  • Barriers provide opportunities for positional shooting training.
  • Variable lighting controls allow for daytime, low light, and night vision training.

50-Yard Indoor Range

  • Move anywhere within the room for live-fire training.
  • Lateral moving and programmable targets for a variety of training scenarios.
  • Action Target® Dual Running Man Pro provides shooters the ability to engage moving targets.
  • CAPS Simulator allows live-fire, scenario-based training opportunities for law enforcement and military sniper teams.
  • Portable bullet traps allow targets to be engaged downrange, laterally, or in depth.
  • Indoor USPSA matches held monthly in the winter.
  • Variable lighting controls allow for daytime, low light, and night vision training.

25-Yard Indoor Range

  • Move anywhere within the room for live-fire training.
  • Accommodates up to 12 shooters for pistol and rifle training.
  • Indoor USPSA matches held monthly in the winter.
  • Portable bullet traps allow targets to be engaged downrange, laterally, or in depth.
  • Variable lighting controls allow for daytime, low light, and night vision training.

Shoot House

  • 3400 square foot modular tactical house.
  • Contains over 100 wall, window, and door panels to simulate a wide variety of encounters.
  • Catwalks and an integrated video system for targeted reviews and performance-based instruction.
  • Conduct scenario-based exercises using NLTA ammunition.
  • Variable lighting controls allow for daytime, low light, and night vision training.

Simulator Room

  • Houses a state-of-the-art Virtra 300® interactive video simulator.
  • Simulates a wide variety of tactical scenarios.
  • Simulations support training for law enforcement and private citizens alike.

Outdoor range

  • 360-acre property for live-fire exercises and long-range training to 1,000 yards and beyond.
  • Short drive from our main campus.
  • Covered firing line provides comfortable shooting in any weather conditions.
  • Natural and artificial structures provide positional shooting challenges.
  • In Motion moving target system for long-range training on moving targets.

Want to take a deeper dive into the Vortex Edge experience and meet the team? Check out this full walkthrough of the range. Want to learn more about Vortex Edge and see our list of available courses? Checkout the Vortex Edge website.



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