Archery Range

The Archery Range at Newport News Park is located in the campground area of the park. The range is comprised of 10 total lanes, 2 are designated for crossbows with distances out to 65 yards.

Range is open sunrise to sunset.  Permits sold at the Newport News Park Campsite Office: Daily Permit- $3.00, Annual Permit- $30.00. For additional information, please call 757-886-7912.

Successful completion of the Archery Safety Course is required to use the archery range at Newport News Park.

1. Watch the video.

2. Download or print the applicable test, based on age. If the archer is 13 years of age or younger, the adult who will be accompanying the youth must also complete the course and pass the adult test. Archery Test- Adult (Over Age 13), Archery Test- Youth (13 and Younger).

3. Email the completed form to or mail to Newport News Park Headquarters, 13560 Jefferson Ave., Newport News, VA 23603.

4. You will be emailed or mailed your Archery Safety Card. Those submitting by email will get an email copy, those submitting by mail will get a mailed copy.

5. Prior to using the range, purchase a daily or annual archery pass from the Newport News Park Campsite Office.