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Serving All of East Texas and Surrounding Areas

Armed Texans


Gun Store - Shooting Range - Training Classes - Corporate Events - Private Lessons

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About Us

Armed Texans is a gun store and shooting range that offers a wide variety of new and used guns, knives, optics, survival gear, apparel, gun rentals and training classes. We have steel stationary and reactive targets available to use.

We offer annual memberships that start at $200 annually and day passes for $35 if you just want to drop in and do some shooting. We have all the gear you need for a fun filled day on the range. 

The facility features a venue that incorporates a 2400 sq ft class room facility and six outdoor shooting ranges, covering 20 acres. The ranges include a 200 yard rifle bay, a 100 yard multi use range with a covered shooter pavilion, a 50 yard pistol ranges set up in a variety of challenging layouts which include IDPA layouts, reactive and non-reactive steel targets. 

Taking the best aspects of design and function, we have designed this facility to be efficient in use and movement to and from the ranges in order to maximize training time. Armed Texans offers dual and multi-use ranges that incorporate various different target platforms.

We often host corporate events, provide range officers, ammunition and all the gear need for your corporate event. We have a on site gun store and an online store with over a million products that can ship most items directly to you. 

Customer Reviews

'Such a great learning experience for young adults who desire to learn about the outdoors & safety.'
Kristina McCraw

Highly Qualified Highly Motivated

Armed Texans Gun Store and Shooting Range

We offer threee types of annual memberships starting at $200, you can add your entire family for an additional $75.  We also offer a $35 day pass membership.

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We offer a variety of classes centered around firearms safety, pistol and rifle classes, survival classes, kids survival classes, movement using a firearms, red dot classes and many more. 

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We offer USPSA, steel challenge and others at our range. Check the schedule for details. 

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Click on a date to see what we offer on that date. Under the date shows what events we have on the range that day. Many times our range is near full capacity on Saturdays when classes are scheduled. 



Meet Our Dedicated Qualified Instruction Team

Kelly Smith

Owner, Marine Veteran –  Law Enforcement (Master Peace Officer)– Special Response Teams – LTC Instructor- Former DEA Task Force, Member – FBI National Academy Graduate-Executive & Dignitary Protection –

Ray Barron

USAF Veteran – High Risk Protection – Executive & Dignitary Protection – Security Consultant- Personal Protection Officer – PSD Lead

Wilderness/Urban  Survival & Evasion

Jeremy Ogle

Marine Veteran- Army Military Police- Range Safety Officer- Executive and Dignitary Protection

Ron Carter

Range Safety Officer- Competition Shooter


Christine Sanders

Texas LTC Instructor, NRA Pistol Instructor, NRA Chief Range Safety Officer & Instructor, Texas State Leader & Mineola Chapter Leader for the Armed Women of America, Retired 30 Year Prosecutor

Nick Gaines

Army Veteran/ Special Forces 18 Delta – State Department Contractor SAR Technician /Flight Medic /TCCC Instructor-  Wilderness/Urban Survival & Evasion


Seth Capps

Marine Veteran – Precision & Long Range Rifle- Law Enforcement Officer -Industry Consultant

Wayne McDonald

US Army Veteran/Ranger – Ranger Cadre – High Risk Protection  – Personal Protection Officer – Security Contractor – Executive & Dignitary Protection

Jeff Hammond

BJJ blackbelt- Precision Jiu Jitsu Lindale

Nate Lundstorm 

East TX Krav Maga – Industry Consultant – Personal Protection Officer

Charles Mosiman

Range Safety Officer – Personal Protection Officer- Wildland First Responder

Haleigh Mosley

Women’s Self Defense Instructor – Personal Protection Officer – Range Safety Officer

Gun Store, Shooting Range

General Questions?

Address 369 CR 2784, Mineola, TX 75773

2,400 Sq. Ft Classroom
3,000 Sq. Ft. Covered Shooting
Pavilion with 40 Lanes  |   888-372-7633


369 CR 2784, Mineola, Texas

From US Hwy 80, turn South on FM 1804 (6 MILES East of Mineola), drive approximately 1.5 to CR 2784 and turn East.  Follow road to the Armed Texans Training 20 Acre Facility. ​

From US Hwy 69, turn NE on FM 1804 (just North of Lindale), drive approximately 6.5 miles to CR 2784 and turn East.  Follow road to the Armed Texans Training Facility

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