I had a great time here!

By | June 27th, 2015|Testimonials|

I had a great time here! The staff were so nice and patient with me, as this was my first time there. Anthony gave a great introductory lesson with both guns we used. I'll definitely [...]

Extremely clean, friendly staff, and un-intimidating

By | June 22nd, 2015|Testimonials|

Anthony, After waiting for several weeks for my friend to find some time, took me to the Gun for Hire Woodland Park Range today for the 1st time. I was thoroughly impressed with your range. [...]

This is one of my favorite places to go

By | June 19th, 2015|Testimonials|

This is the premier shooting range in N J. Everything offered from instruction to shooting range is top notch. Staff is friendly, courteous, helpful and thoroughly knowledgeable. This is one of my favorite places to [...]

Great range to go to.

By | June 14th, 2015|Testimonials|

Great range to go to.  Great people who are helpful were you and your friends and family can have fun in a safe place to shoot with any gun. Anthony M - 5 Stars

You can’t go wrong with this place!

By | June 14th, 2015|Testimonials|

Went to Gun for Hire for the first time on Wednesday with one of my friends. It was her first time shooting and they made her feel comfortable right from the start. Very friendly and [...]

I love this range.

By | June 12th, 2015|Testimonials|

I love this range.  It's super clean, great parking, helpful employees and family oriented.  The classes they offer are great as well. D.W - 5 Stars

These folks are the best!

By | May 26th, 2015|Testimonials|

I cannot say enough good things about GFH.  It is a state of the art facility with friendly, knowledgeable staff that go out of their way to help you.  Tons of classes you can take [...]

friendly atmosphere that encourages people to come back again and again.

By | May 26th, 2015|Testimonials|

This is my favorite shooting range. I've been here a few times with my husband and brother-in-law. As a woman, I've felt uncomfortable at other ranges because they always feel really intimidating. I took a [...]

Gun For Hire is an excellent local, indoor shooting range.

By | May 26th, 2015|Testimonials|

I have been shooting for several years and I am happy to say Gun For Hire is an excellent local, indoor shooting range. GFH is not only safe and clean; they also have over 100 [...]

It’s by far the cleanest and most inviting shooting range that I’ve ever been to.

By | May 25th, 2015|Testimonials|

I use the shooting range at Gun for Hire about once a month on average. It's by far the cleanest and most inviting shooting range that I've ever been to. I did my research before I [...]

I cannot emphasize in words the level of wit, knowledge, and wisdom

By | May 14th, 2015|Testimonials|

Been shooting since I was 12. First gun was .22 Ruger rifle. Fast forward to adulthood and I've been a registered NJ pistol owner for 13yrs. But I had no formal firearms training. GFH changed [...]

We were both immensely impressed

By | May 11th, 2015|Testimonials|

Anthony, I just wanted to shoot you a quick email about my experience this past Friday at the Nappen Gun Law class. First off, it was the first trip to Gun For Hire for both [...]

Awesome place!

By | May 2nd, 2015|Testimonials|

Awesome place! The staff were super friendly and so were their customers! Got there early and while waiting for them to open up, everyone waiting to get in was having one big conversation like we [...]

It great the service

By | April 25th, 2015|Testimonials|

It great the service was great the selection was great and the assistance given by the worker guarantee a great a time

100% recommend this place to anyone.

By | April 14th, 2015|Testimonials|

first time shooting so naturally I was a bit nervous, but the staff was amazing. Here's the run down of what happened once we came in. The upbeat welcoming receptionist had us go into a [...]

Wish I could rate this amazing place 6 stars.

By | April 14th, 2015|Testimonials|

Wish I could rate this amazing place 6 stars. The only draw back is the amount of people that flood this place on weekends, but that also tells you that this place is worth going [...]

Great professional staff.

By | April 12th, 2015|Testimonials|

Great professional staff. Facility is 100% clean. No question is left unanswered if you have one. A place for the family that want to learn about firearms and firearm safety. Classes offered 7 days a [...]

Awesome range, can’t wait to go back and thrash some paper!!

By | April 4th, 2015|Testimonials|

I took my two friends because they asked me how to shoot, so I said let's go to a gun range. Went to Gun For Hire today for the first time. Walked in, and was [...]

Will absolutely go back

By | March 31st, 2015|Testimonials|

Went with one of my girlfriends as something fun and different to do. Had a great time shooting and Alex our instructor was great too. He was very thorough and had fun with us showing [...]

There is no place equal

By | March 28th, 2015|Testimonials|

Best of the best here.....there is no place equal....staff and facilities 5 star plus!!! Armand DeMauro - 5 Stars

The staff was professional and educational.

By | March 22nd, 2015|Testimonials|

Great facility! The staff was professional and educational. The place was kept very clean and the classrooms had some great teaching material.. I can't wait to try out one of their rentals! Maria E Medina [...]

Definitely recommend and will definitely be back

By | March 4th, 2015|Testimonials|

Walked in filled out some paper work ,got in line picked out a shotgun,AR-15, & a glock- waited 15mins, baaaaam in i went :).. staff answered all my questions were very friendly and professional. Went [...]

Staff is simply outstanding. So. Much. Fun!

By | February 22nd, 2015|Testimonials|

Apparently, shooting a gun is like riding a bicycle - it is fun, and once you learn it, you don't forget how to do it. (...Mind you, I don't know how to ride a bicycle...) [...]

We had a total “blast”

By | February 22nd, 2015|Testimonials|

We had a total "blast" here and I highly recommend it. The place was clean, friendly, and even though we came on a really, REALLY, busy day, I feel like the experience was worth the [...]


By | February 22nd, 2015|Testimonials|

I will be honest me and my wife were a little intimidated at first to even walk in, but boy am I glad we did! This was by far the best experience I've had at [...]

Will definitely be back!

By | February 20th, 2015|Testimonials|

After extensive research into shooting ranges, Gun For Hire exceeded my expectations. It's a modern facility with friendly, knowledgable staff who take protocol very seriously. Our instructor, Gary, was awesome and made my date and [...]

“Great place!”

By | February 14th, 2015|Testimonials|

Great place! I have been here a few times with my boyfriend after taking a class of theirs. The class was exactly what we were looking for and the instructors were excellent. At the range [...]

“Clean & Safe Shooting Environment”

By | February 7th, 2015|Testimonials|

My husband and I have been members here for about a year and a half. They have great rentals, a 25 yard, as well as a 50 yard range. It gets crowded on the weekends, [...]

I’m proud to be a member

By | February 4th, 2015|Testimonials|

Before I became a member I had gone to one of their open houses. The facility is ABSOLUTELY SECOND TO NONE! That being said I wanted to speak to a larger issue that I believe [...]

Plenty of parking. Lots to offer!

By | February 4th, 2015|Testimonials|

I had an awesome first experience yesterday, with my husband for Valentine's Day, at the range. We only waiting about 45 minutes for the 25 yard range, as packed as they were. The price was [...]

The only other place in the world is Disney!

By | February 4th, 2015|Testimonials|

Hi Anthony,  You know what I like most about the Gun For Hire 6 Star Range? Your most important asset of all, the people who work there! Your employees always go above and beyond, but [...]


By | February 2nd, 2015|Testimonials|

Before I became a member I had gone to one of their open houses. The facility is ABSOLUTELY SECOND TO NONE! That being said I wanted to speak to a larger issue that I believe [...]

Amazing first time experience!

By | January 3rd, 2015|Testimonials|

Hello GFH! Id like to take the time to thank you all for an amazing first time experience my girlfriend and I had visiting your facility. We drove an hour to get to Little Falls, [...]

“Huge selection and helpful staffs”

By | December 29th, 2014|Testimonials|

With my family and friends we went to this place and friends were hesitant to try the firearms at first. We were given some instructions first and got the port after 30 minutes (holiday crowd) [...]

“What an awesome place to relieve some stress!”

By | December 27th, 2014|Testimonials|

What an awesome place to relieve some stress! This was the 2nd time I'd ever been to an indoor gun range and it was even better than my 1st experience a year ago! Gun for [...]

This is truly like being in Disneyland

By | December 23rd, 2014|Testimonials|

The comfort level I felt at this place will remain with me.

By | December 14th, 2014|Testimonials|

My boyfriend and I went to gun for hire for the first time this weekend for his birthday. A coworker suggested it and said I will love it and get over my fear of guns. [...]

Thank you so much for making my pistol class a breeze!

By | December 12th, 2014|Testimonials|

Jimmy and Crew, Thank you so much for making my pistol class a breeze! I enjoyed spending the day with you! From the time I walked in until the time I left, I felt right [...]

I could go on and on…

By | December 8th, 2014|Testimonials|

Hi GFH Family. First I would like to thank all of my Family members at GFH. It is easy for me to call you family because that is how I am treated when at this [...]

“Great Intro To Shooting”

By | December 6th, 2014|Testimonials|

Just completed the First Steps Pistol/ Florida CCW class at GFH. First impressions, the building was modern, clean and inviting. The cafe upfront has really good food also. The class was very informative and the [...]

“Do something different”

By | December 4th, 2014|Testimonials|

We were visiting New York for the good ladys birthday, I decided to tick off her bucket list and arrange for her to go shooting . Due to State laws, you can't shoot a handgun [...]

Much better than any other range that I have been to

By | December 4th, 2014|Testimonials|

We have been to the range here many times. The staff is always friendly and helpful. Even when they are busy, they keep the line moving. The range is clean and well maintained. Much better [...]

Everything from the warm and welcoming staff…

By | December 4th, 2014|Testimonials|

Hey Anthony, It was a pleasure meeting and speaking with you earlier today. As I mentioned to you in person, I love the Gun for Hire range. Everything from the warm and welcoming staff, to [...]

We had an amazing time!

By | December 4th, 2014|Testimonials|

Hi Bill, I just wanted to shoot you an email expressing our gratitude for teaching Leigha and myself this past Sunday. We had an amazing time and learned so much that we couldn't have learned [...]

“Great Experience”

By | November 29th, 2014|Testimonials|

I decided to take my wife to the shooting range and the first one that came to mind was the new Gun for Hire range. I have known about this company for a few years [...]

No words to described it!

By | November 24th, 2014|Testimonials|

Anthony, I enjoyed my experience up there so much there are no words to described it ! I'm now pretty much hooked on that place, you really have a hell of a place up there [...]

Very impressed with your range!

By | November 16th, 2014|Testimonials|

Hey Anthony My wife and I just finished up the course and felt the instruction was excellent today. Please pass our word on to jimmy. Overall, I have been very impressed with your range. Beyond [...]

You will not be disappointed.

By | November 14th, 2014|Testimonials|

Loved this place. As a women, shooting ranges are somewhat intimidating, but not here. It is so clean and the staff is very friendly and helpful. Not only do they have an abundance of ports [...]

“First Class Shooting Experience!!”

By | November 10th, 2014|Testimonials|

This place is amazing!! The staff is super friendly, knowledgeable and professional. They try to help with whatever issues you might have. They offer 1:1 or group classes in private classes and in the range [...]

The workshop was a ton of fun!

By | November 7th, 2014|Testimonials|

Hi Charlie. Thank you so much for taking the time to show me how to disassemble, clean and reassemble my Mark III on Tuesday night. The workshop was a ton of fun and I really [...]

Can’t express my gratitude enough of the detailed information given…

By | October 14th, 2014|Testimonials|

Anthony Just like to take a moment and thank you and all your staff at the Gun For Hire Range ,, iv'e taken many instructor classes there and can't express my gratitude enough of the [...]

“Great experience”

By | September 28th, 2014|Testimonials|

So I have wanted to go to a shooting range for years but since no New York ranges allow handguns I always put it off. And then my boyfriend found Gun For Hire and I [...]

“Great time”

By | September 28th, 2014|Testimonials|

The staff is always helpful and friendly! Place is so clean and kept up it's great. Bought my husband the basic membership and he enjoys it and the benefits. Have bought several people gift certificates [...]

Definitely plan on going back!

By | September 14th, 2014|Testimonials|

Will start off by saying that I've only been to one other gun range and that was in Texas. My friends brought me here as a surprise birthday activity and it was such an amazing [...]

Email from a Platinum Member

By | September 14th, 2014|Testimonials|

Hi Matt, I never got back to you on shooting. If you want a "night or day with guys" kind of thing I recommend my range http://gunforhire.com . I've been to most of the ranges [...]

Can’t wait to go back.

By | September 2nd, 2014|Testimonials|

It was our first time visiting the range so my husband and I weren't sure what to expect. It was clean, professional and everyone was so friendly and knowledgable. Louie was our instructor, he was [...]

Best range ever, hands down!

By | September 1st, 2014|Testimonials|

Best range ever, hands down! Super friendly staff, range officers are incredibly helpful and customer oriented (rare in my experience), so if you have never shot before or want to bring a friend or significant [...]

This is the best shooting range in the state!

By | September 1st, 2014|Testimonials|

So its Labor day and as a date we decide to come to Guns for Hire and let me say it was a great decision! The staff is amazing and friendly, theyre serving free hot [...]

Always a boatload of fun!

By | August 31st, 2014|Testimonials|

Always a boatload of fun! Clean place, high end feel, friendly staff, very safe environment, built-in food and drink café, tons of fun classes to take. Great place if you are new to firearms! For [...]

Love this place!

By | August 14th, 2014|Testimonials|

Love this place! Everyone is so nice and knowledgable. Love the setup! Everything is very clean we came here and did an hour of shooting after a 15 minute tutorial. Had a great time and [...]

Master Massad Ayoob reviews GFH Range

By | August 12th, 2014|Internet, Magazine, Testimonials|

Anthony Colandro's Master Massad Ayoob reviews Gun For Hire's Range in Woodland Park!

Will definitely return for another awesome experience.

By | August 1st, 2014|Testimonials|

Nice and friendly staff. Ronnie and John were very helpful. Clean and well kept facility. Will definitely return for another awesome experience. I can not compare prices with other venues because it was my experience [...]

First Steps Pistol

By | July 22nd, 2014|Testimonials|

Hello Jimmy, my name is Ethan Bernstein. My father and brother and I just took your first steps beginner's pistol class yesterday. We loved it and knew we wanted to come take the next class [...]

To say this is a professional range would be an understatement.

By | July 14th, 2014|Testimonials|

To say this is a professional range would be an understatement. Gary and the rest of the team are beyond helpful, even with questions about reloading. This is now MY weekly range. See u guys [...]

Ethan, Alex and Oanh

By | July 13th, 2014|Photo Galleries, Testimonials|

While visiting California the last place I expected to spend 6 hours was at a gun range. This was on my sons "to-do-list". My kids were so excited to see such an incredible selection of [...]

I am so glad I went with Gun For Hire.

By | May 14th, 2014|Testimonials|

After months of debating to join this range or another one I am so glad I went with Gun For Hire..I been shooting since 1999 and this place is top notch....The staff is very friendly [...]

Group Therapy

By | May 14th, 2014|Testimonials|

This morning I had the urge for some group therapy. I packed up my bags and headed out to GFH. As soon as I walked through your doors I was greeted by the friendly ladies [...]

Urban 1 for AARP

By | May 13th, 2014|Testimonials|

As usual, well done guys . Shotgun has always been my least used gun and one in which I felt doubts about  my competence, notwithstanding I am an NRA Instructor. Left the class feeling much [...]

One of the nicest ranges not only in NJ but in the entire US.

By | April 26th, 2014|Testimonials|

I've been listening to the GFH Podcast for a couple of years. I've taken a few classes at the old site (Belleville) and at the new site (Woodland Park). However, for some reason I've never [...]

Thanks Tony!

By | April 22nd, 2014|Testimonials|

Hi Tony, My daughter and the girls had a great birthday at the range. They went from nervous to confident, knowing shooting was something they could do, and weapons not to be feared rather, respected. [...]

The Dessert Ladies

By | April 22nd, 2014|Friends, Testimonials|

Hi Anthony! I just wanted to say thank you so so much for including us in your anniversary party! It was an amazing event and we were honored to be a part of it. I [...]

Blog written by Danielle Mastrangelo

By | April 22nd, 2014|Internet, Testimonials|

fire all of your guns at once and explode into space watching anyone dominate their craft fuels me. this explains my love of concerts, why i devour beautiful meals, and my compulsion to read classic [...]

Gun for hire is an amazing range.

By | April 1st, 2014|Testimonials|

Gun for hire is an amazing range. Everyone is awesome & welcoming. The instructors are very helpful in the shooting cages, they give you great pointers in shooting if you ask about anything. my wife [...]

Most patient and helpful staff imaginable.

By | March 17th, 2014|Testimonials|

This an amazing place with the most patient and helpful staff imaginable. My instructor was Captain Bill and he taught me not only how to handle the firearm... I even hit a Bulls Eye on [...]

The prices alone were awesome.

By | February 20th, 2014|Testimonials|

Can the stars alone say how much fun this place was... I took my friend out for his birthday because he has never been to the range before and man did he enjoy his birthday [...]

This is the Cadillac of gun ranges.

By | February 11th, 2014|Testimonials|

This is the Cadillac of gun ranges. It's luxurious, well appointed, and has a guy with a cigar and sunglasses at the wheel. Prices are a touch on the high side, but you get what [...]

Highly recommend it!!

By | February 5th, 2014|Testimonials|

This is my first Yelp review, and I am glad it's for Guns For Hire. I took my boyfriend here for his birthday and we both loved the experience. We were both first-time shooters, but [...]

Greatest place around!

By | January 9th, 2014|Testimonials|

Greatest place around!! I felt right at home. From the range to the classrooms and the Riflecamp Cafe. Every part of my educational courses with owner/instructor Anthony was great! Can't wait to go there again [...]

What an amazing place!

By | November 27th, 2013|Testimonials|

What an amazing place!  The facility is truly impressive and the staff is friendly and knowledgable.  They cater to their female clients with professionalism and respect.  (You can't say that for some ranges unfortunately. ). [...]

Best gun range in North Jersey

By | November 21st, 2013|Testimonials|

Best gun range in North Jersey. Very modern facilities. Friendly range officers. Moses A

These facilities are gorgeous.

By | November 20th, 2013|Testimonials|

I've been shooting before and I can tell you it is a FACT that these facilities are gorgeous. The place is so sleek and modern and it makes me feel so much more prestigious. The [...]

Very clean and professional environment.

By | November 11th, 2013|Testimonials|

Great place, informative and friendly staff. Very clean and professional environment. I used to go to a range in Randolph but the atmosphere at Gun for Hire is so much more friendlier. Compared to other [...]

Overall amazing experience

By | November 5th, 2013|Testimonials|

Went here on a date, not really knowing what to expect.  I figured shooting a gun would be like a round of mini golf or something! It was super intimidating but totally worth the drive [...]

A firearms facility like no other.

By | September 19th, 2013|Testimonials|

Gun for Hire.  A firearms facility like no other.  My wife and I purposefully made the 1.5 hour pilgrimage to what I'd heard was the best range setting in the state of NJ.  It's unfortunate [...]