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North Florida Archers
- is an I.B.O. member club
Credit Card or Check accepted, click to donate to North Florida Archers Target Fund
Jacksonville Florida Weather
NFAA Animal Round
June 4, 2022
shoot begins 9am
click video link below for
scoring and shoot explanations
- The mosquito situation at
the club has improved greatly thanks to both city
spraying and the efforts of club members. Come on out and
enjoy the ranges.
- North Florida Archers is instituting
Orientation and Safety Briefing”
- as a step towards membership. All new
members will be required to attend this ~15 minute session to obtain their
club membership card. For your convenience these sessions will be conducted
at the monthly and Tues night shoots.
- If you are unable to attend a
scheduled shoot or meeting, you may call the club phone or send an email
(see top left of this page) to make other arrangements to obtain your
- If you have any questions call
our club phone as listed top left of our website.
Don't forget to also
Next club meeting
- Tuesday, June 7, 2022
- 7:00 pm
- NFAA Animal Round
- June 4, 2022
- shoot begins 9am
Next 3D Club Shoot
- June 11, 2022 (T)raditional
- June 12, 2022 (C)ompound
- Florida Circuit Shoot
- June 18, 2022
- shoot begins 9am
- Tuesday Night
- Working Man Shoot
- 5:30 pm, 10
- March 15,
- Aug 30, 2022
"Introductory to Archery" workshops
are provided throughout the year. Keep an eye on this site for
workshop postings or contact our instructors directly at the email below.
- TBOF Website and
- North Florida Archers is an annual membership
club. Single/daily passes are not available.
- See our "Membership"
- page for full info...
- To preserve the life of our targets on
the walk around ranges, do
not shoot more than 2 arrows per target.
- This policy will extend the
life of our targets allowing us to provide a
great shooting experience for all our members.
- Club membership cards must be
displayed/worn while at the
identify you as a valid
- Important Note:
- JEA needs access to our property at all times
for maintenance & utility work.
- When locking the front gate be sure to lock to
their padlock and not our chain as shown in the image below. This will
allow them to unlock their lock when necessary to gain access to our
- Do NOT LOCK to the chain itself
- Our 2022 Target Fund drive is
link at top of this page to make your donation. Any donation is
appreciated however a donation of $50 will get your name posted on our
Target Fund board at the club AND will enter your name for our year
end raffle of a gift card from Green Acres Sporting Goods.
Our 2021 winner was Brandon
You could be our 2022 winner...
We are excited to be hosting Brooks
Adaptive Sports and Recreation for monthly archery sessions, serving
veterans living with disability in our community. This collaboration is made
possible by a grant from the Veterans Administration. These sessions will
take place on the 3rd Wednesday of the month from 4:00PM – 6:00PM,
starting this Oct 20, 2021. The 20 yard target bales will be closed
during this time, so please plan accordingly.
- Compound Shooter of the
- 2016 Don DeLong, Abbi Williams
- 2017 Don DeLong, Abbi Williams
- 2018 Don DeLong
- 2019 Don DeLong, Abbi Williams
- 2020 Mike Shea, Abbi Williams
- 2021 Don DeLong, Jacob Connally,
- 2022 Shooter Of The Year
- Men's Compound:
- Gene Parson 832
- Butch White 774
- Mike Shea 774
- Gerald Azul 760
- Justin Connally 747
- Women's Compound
- Christin Thompson
- Abbi Williams
Traditional Shooter of the Year
2016 Gene Parson, Lesa Clifford
2017 Steve Jordan, Lesa Clifford
2018 Gene Parson, Lesa Clifford
2019 Gene Parson, Lesa Clifford
2020 Mike Chesser, Debbie Lowe
2021 Justin Connally, Debbie Lowe (RB), Debbie Allen (LB)
2022 Shooter Of The Year 05/04/22
- Men's Traditional:
- Butch White 692
- Mike Hutchison 648
- Justin Connally 464
- Ben Butler 433
- Elton Brooke 314
Debbie Lowe 580
Donna Brooke 309
Makenna Jobes 132
Flo Gleason 127
and Traditional bows only, no Crossbows allowed
Broadheads are NOT allowed anywhere on club property except
- Please don't litter, no
one wants to see trash in the woods.
- If you take it in... take it out.
- Members are reminded per the North
Florida Archers Membership Guidelines:
Hunting is not permitted on any portion of the North Florida Archers
nor shall anyone shoot any live animal or bird for sport or
Members are responsible for closing and locking the club’s access
are the last person to leave the facilities, regardless of
the time of day.
Members and guests shall not move any target or remove or replace
target face without permission from the Range officer or other club
About North Florida Archers
Florida Archers brings community and families together, teaches
respect for wildlife, safety regarding wildlife, teaches the
fundamentals and specialties of bowhunting, safety of bowhunting,
ethics of hunting responsibly and wildlife ecology and to do things
that benefit humanity.
Florida Archers (NFA) is a non-profit organization whose sole purpose is
to provide an opportunity for the citizens of North Florida to
participate in the sport of archery.
by members in good standing, the club provides facilities for both
traditional and compound archers.
facility is located on approximately 45 beautifully wooded acres within
the Tillie K. Fowler Regional Park. The
facility features a covered target range with targets at varying
distances up to 70 yards with room for targets to 100 yards.
It also has wooded shooting trails throughout the property, which
feature multiple 3D targets.
facilities are open from 7:00 a.m. until dark seven days a week.
Access to the facility is controlled so that members can come and
go at their leisure. Boy Scouts,
Girl Scouts and other youth groups are welcome to visit and try their
hand at the sport. Coaching
is offered in the finer points of archery while emphasizing the aspects
has a very low membership fee for individuals and families.
Membership dues are used for facility maintenance.
are held at 6 p.m., the first Tuesday of the month (unless
holidays or special events conflict), to discuss club issues and to welcome
new members. All meetings are held at the club pavilion.
club is entirely managed by its members.
Members are encouraged to volunteer for special workdays and to
help with the preparations for the monthly shoots.
further information please browse this website, stop by the club's
- call the club
US Navy, in support of the Morale Welfare and Recreation for government
personnel, established North Florida Archers in
1988. In 1992 the facility was turned over to civilians
for management and control and became known as North Florida Archers.
In 2000 the facility
became part of the city of Jacksonville park system.
property includes historical elements, including a section of the “Old
Brick Road” which is a part of the history of the Jacksonville area.
Florida Archers (NFA) is located within the Tillie
K. Fowler Park, 7000 Roosevelt Ave, Jacksonville, Florida.
Access to the club is across the road from the Yorktown Ave. gate
of the Naval Air Station-Jacksonville (NAS-JAX).
See the LOCATION
page for area maps, directions and further details.
effective Dec 07, 2021
- Butch White
- Vice President
- Mike Chesser
- Debbie Allen
- Range Officer
- Board of
- Dan Allen, Jacob Connally, Stan Connally,
Chris Crawford, Jeremy Hall
- John Mikolay,
Shannonn Terrell, Abbi Williams, Steve
created Aug, 2007 by Jim Parsons - designed and maintained by Jim