You can show up anytime the event is open and shoot the warm up range or the novelty shots.  You can also show up for your nock time.  Remember to get there early enough to check in before your nock time.

There are four or five main courses each consisting of 25 targets, Kids 12 target Stationary course, skeet shoot and a separate warm up range for kids and adults .  See descriptions below.

The Prime Western Course ranges from 45-100yds with steep up and down angled shots.  We place targets in scenarios that mimic western hunting in the Rockies and Targets are North American big game.

The Yeti course ranges from 25-75 yds with angled shots.  Targets are mixed game of  North American big game.

The Sitka Course ranges from 40-100 yds with angled shots.  Targets are high country animals, sheep, mtn goat and mule deer.

The Nock On course ranges from 40-100 yds with angled shots at varying sized targets. This is available in TX, PA, CO and UT.

The PSE course ranges from 40-100 yds with angled shots at varying sized targets. This is available in MI.

Locals Course ranges from 15-40 yds of primarily North American Big Game.  This is a great starter course.

Kids/Novice Course has 12 targets out to 20 yds, targets are dinosaurs, zombies, big and small game.

Target Range has 10-15 targets consisting of ranges from 20 yds t0 50 yds or further if venue allows.

Absolutely,  the courses open at 1:00 to all nock time holders to get back up the mtn.  This is done on a first come first serve basis.

No, this is not a competitive shoot.  Total Archery Challenge is all about having fun and allowing each person to challenge themselves.  There are some pay to play Competitions to win extra prizes.

Currently, The Broken Arrow Tour is our only competitive shoot .  If you want to compete in these they are pay to play and the winner takes home the Prize.

No, we encourage novice and beginners to join us at this event.  We have courses set up for all skill levels.

Absolutely,  hopefully you can get them to pick up a bow the next time around.

There is a fee for non shooters and depending on the venue that fee changes.  The fee covers insurance and lift/shuttle fees.

We currently do not offer this but are working hard to make it available.

This is all about having fun, we are 100% ok if you move in closer.  Be smart about your location and make sure you are always in sight of the marker station to insure safety at all times.  Be respectful of others at the same time.

This varies greatly venue to venue.  Hiking is required at each venue but the terrain will vary.  The Skeet Thrower, Kids/Novice range and warmup range are typically accessible.  Please contact us regarding the specific location you are interested in.

Absolutely, we love our partners and we would love to have you join us.  Send us an email info@totalarcherychallenge and we will contact you.

1 day or all 3 days, you will enjoy your time at Total Archery Challenge.  It is definitely worth coming out, even for one day.

With nock times there is always a possibility of an event selling out.  It is best if you register online to ensure you get a chance to get on the mtn.

Go to our Events page and click on the event you are interested in. This info is only available to those events that are currently showing dates and venues.

This event is for everyone, hunter or non hunter, we want you there.

We use primarily Rinehart Targets.

Instruction is available at some of our events.  Please contact us to ask about the specific event you are interested in.  Contact us at

Yes, there are some limitations, you may NOT use broadheads at anytime!  Crossbows are allowed for those who are unable to use compound or Traditional bows.  You may NOT use a crossbow on any of the Novelty shots, 3D Popup or competitions.

Yes, you can use a rangefinder on any part of the shoot whether competing in King of the Mountain, the Smoker Round or just shooting for fun.