Sporting Clays at The Preserve

Shooting Sports at The Preserve Club & Residences

The Preserve is the Northeast´s premier shooting sports destination. Whether your interests are upland hunting, sporting clays, or honing your skills in our indoor luxury range, The Preserve offers you the opportunity to experience it all. With 100´s of acres of lush sorghum fields set within 3,500 unspoiled acres, the Preserve offers quintessential upland hunting.

Looking for an unparalleled Continental Hunt experience? You´re sure to find it with our European tower standing 210 feet tall, the tallest such tower in the Northeast, ensuring our birds always fly high and fast. In addition, The Preserve hosts two diverse sporting clays courses offering both one- and two-story shooting pavilions. Sporting enthusiasts will also enjoy two five-stand courses with heated and covered shooting positions. When it comes to indoor shooting, no place can measure up to The Range at The Preserve, coming in as the longest indoor range in the country with 150-yard lanes! This luxury range boasts 24 shooting stations for pistol, rifle, and archery, plus a Firearms Training Simulator (FATS®), and golf simulator.

With these world-class amenities and more, The Preserve is always on target and never misses when delivering the best and most diverse sporting experiences.

19-Station Sporting Clays Course

19-Station Sporting Clays Course

As the Northeast´s premier sporting club and destination for shooting sports enthusiasts, The Preserve is proud to reveal our recently expanded 19-Station Sporting Clays Course. Here, members may walk or drive along wooded paths to 19 artfully constructed shooting pavilions with challenging prospects on a variety of open fields with diverse and rugged landscapes.

12-Station Compact Clays Course

12-Station Compact Clays Course

The Preserve´s 12-Station Compact Clays Course features manicured shooting stations set amid naturally tall field grasses. These 12 wood-framed stations take thoughtful advantage of the landscape's changing height elevations to provide sporting enthusiasts varietal shooting positions in a picturesque and natural setting.

Preserve Academy

Preserve 5-Stand

Whether rain, shine, or snow, members may enjoy the Preserve's two covered and heated 5-stand courses that provide 10 shooting positions and are beautifully built into the wraparound deck of a rustic and inviting hunting lodge. Positioned high on a hill, this lodge has an impressive prospect on the clays course providing incredibly over 250 different target presentations! Views of the surrounding landscapes only add to the enjoyment of this popular sport. The unique design of this clays course and hunting lodge also provides the perfect setting for 5-Stand tournaments, as well as corporate clays events year-round.
Firearms Training Simulation

The Range

Introducing America´s longest indoor automated range with programmable target retrieval systems and lanes over 150-YARDS! The Range at The Preserve is truly the ultimate shooting experience, with 24 stations including rifle, pistol, archery, plus Firearms Training Simulation (FATS®) and Golf Simulation rooms. This state-of-the art facility also includes VIP member lounges, reach-in humidor, and more. Plus, The Range Academy offers a wide curriculum of firearms classes for all skill levels.

Membership Opportunities

Introducing the LONGEST Indoor Automated Range in America!


Shoot 150-yards indoors with Meggitt, wireless, target retrieval systems and set new standards for challenges met and skills developed. Along with full range access, you will be entitled to free gun rentals and guest passes, and receive timely notifications of Preserve Academy classes. Become a member and elevate your shooting experience in ways no other shooting range can match.*


The ultimate range membership delivers all the benefits of the SPORTING membership, plus additional range hours, and year-round access to The Preserve´s world class, expansive 18-station sporting clays course. Shoot rifles, pistols and archery all in a climate controlled, amenity-rich facility, and bring your skills to the next level in our state-of-the-art Firearms Training Simulation (FATS®), and golf simulation rooms, later relax in our members´ Ram Den lounge. All this awaits the Clays member, plus upgrading to a Ram or full Preserve membership is easily facilitated - just as it should be for a member of The Preserve Family.*

News & Events

Explore our recent press releases, latest updates and media mentions about the Preserve at Boulder Hills Club & Residences.

The Preserve is 3,500 acres, and we wish we could hole up there while the world repairs itself

The new sporting club in Richmond, R.I., offers nearly every imaginable outdoor activity By Diane Bair and Pamela Wright Globe Correspondent RICHMOND, R.I. — It’s 3,500 acres. That’s what first caught our eye. The Preserve Sporting Club & Residences stretches over grasslands, sorghum

10 New Luxury Hotels in the US That Are (Finally) Opening This Summer

Their launches may have been delayed due to COVID-19, but these 10 standout spots—from California to Massachusetts—are finally ready to welcome you this summer. By SANDRA RAMANI In pre-Covid-19 times, the launch of a new luxury hotel might have been accompanied by fanfare, like a grand opening

Ocean House Expands Portfolio Adding Preserve Sporting Club and Residences

By James Shillinglaw, Jun 19, 2020 It’s one of our favorite New England coastal resort collections and now it’s getting a lot bigger. Ocean House Management has been selected by Paul Mihailides, chairman of the Preserve Sporting Club and Residences in Richmond, R.I., to manage the 3,500-acre

Preserving Memories – Enjoying the sporting life at The Preserve

During our recent 2019-2020 Continental Hunt Season, The Preserve was happy to host Gregg Elliot, Editor from Shooting Sportsman Magazine. You can read all about Mr. Elliot’s exhilarating experience at our world-renowned wing shooting event this past December, as well as his fantastic take on the

5 Keys to a Successful Pheasant Hunt at The Preserve

We know you want afternoons in tall grasses, some wind in your face and dogs keyed in on pheasants and our mission is to make that happen. We want you to have the most memorable experience in our fields and lodges so to really enjoy that perfect upland hunt, consider these five tips as a good start

October Calendar for the Preserve Academy

The Preserve Academy, located at The Sporting Shoppe & Range at The Preserve, offers a wide curriculum of firearms safety and tactical training classes taught by NRA Certified Instructors. With patience, dedication, and over 25 years of law enforcement experience, our instructors pride

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