Oakland Township Parks and Recreation

Marsh View Park Archery StudentsMarsh View Park Archery Range
3100 E. Clarkston Road
Oakland, MI  48363
(NW corner of Clarkston & Adams Roads)
USA Archery Certified Instructors

No broadheads or crossbows allowed.

Archery Teams 2019 Adams High School and Van Hoosen Middle School March 14 - May 16, 2019

Adult Archery Achievement Program - Ages 21+
The Adult Archery Achievement Program (AAAP) is the logical 'next step' for adult archers pursuing this lifetime sport. In addition to receiving clear instruction and coaching via our National Training System, membership in an archery club or program provides unique benefits including the opportunity to compete and earn awards, make new friends, build confidence and team building skills and is a great upper body workout! Oakland Township Parks and Recreation has equipment available for use at no additional cost.  USA Archery sanctioned club. Must be a USA Archery member.
Fee $125
Thursdays, June 6 - August 15, 2019; 7-8pm

NEW! Michigan High School Archery Association Outdoor Target Tournament
2019 MHSAA Outdoor Target State Championship Registration Form and Waiver
Hosted by Oakland Township Parks and Recreation, this '1st Annual' tournament will bring together archers from high school teams and middle school teams from all over southeast Michigan to compete in a much-anticipated Outdoor Target State championship! Equipment available for use at no extra cost. Refreshments available on-site for a small fee.
Fee $10
Saturday, June 15, 2019; 11am-1pm

Explore Archery Camp CANCELLED
Explore Archery is a new and innovative archery education program focused on introducing beginners to the lifelong sport of archery. In Explore Archery, campers earn achievement awards through active participation in individual and team building activities that require fundamentals skills. A competitive edge and a bit of creativity and not based on campers' athletic abilities or their capabilities to shoot a perfect score. It is fun, rewarding, developmentally aggressive and most important-safe. Bring a sack lunch.
June 24 - 28, 2019, 9am-3pm
Resident $150; Non-resident $180

Explore Bow Hunting Class (Ages 8 - Adult)
From Paleo to today, hunting with a bow and arrow is a skill set that, when honed, is fun and rewarding. Come out and learn skills such as animal signs, shot placement and proper equipment. Taught by USA Archery and MDNR trained archery instructor.
Thursday, August 15, 2019; 5-8pm
Sunday, September 15, 2019; 4-7pm
Resident $30; Non-resident $35

Ranger Apprentice Hunger Games Camp (Ages 8 -18)
These books have sparked an interest in students to learn the skills required to survive in the wilderness. Students will learn the key components in wilderness survival skills. From fire starting without matches, wild edibles, survival knots, wilderness first aide, track and scat identification shelter building and plenty of archery practice and skills. Your student will be better prepared to survive in the great outdoors like Will and Katniss!
July 29 - August 2, 2019, Monday - Friday; 9am - 3pm
Resident $150; Non-resident $180

Introduction to Archery All ages (Ages 8- adult)
This "Taste of Archery" class will give all participants a brief introduction to target archery using a compound box. All equipment provided. Participants can choose from one of the following classes. If you love it, sign up for one of our beginner classes!
Resident $12; Non-resident $18
Please choose one class only: 
Mondays, 6-7pm
June 17 or June 24 or July 1 or July 8 or July 15 or July 22 or July 27 or August 5 or August 12 or August 19 or August 26

Beginning Archery - 
Ages 8+

Learn the fundamentals of archery while you review equipment, learn about safety, learn basic shooting skills & have fun! All equipment provided.
Resident $45; Non-resident $60
Saturdays, April 27 - May 18, 2019, 9:30-10:30am
Saturdays, May 25 - June 15, 2019, 9:30-10:30am
Saturdays, June 29 - July 20, 2019, 10-11am
Saturdays, July 27 - August 17, 2019, 10-11am

Next Step Archery
This class is for archers who have taken Beginning Archery or archers with experience. Focus on improving your archery form and accuracy. Equipment provided or may use your own. 6-week program.
Resident $60; Non-resident $77
Fridays, April 26 - June 7, 2019 (no class May 24), 6-7pm
Fridays, July 26 - August 23, 2019 (no class Aug 2), 7-7:30pm

Open Range Shoot  - FREE! - Ages 8+
Drop-in opportunity to practice archery skills! Prior archery experience necessary. No instruction provided. Monitored by a safety officer. Bring your own equipment or use ours on first-come, first-served basis. Not sure how to shoot? Range Masters can assist you with our 1st Shot Demo Program - 5 minute teaching time/demo during Open Shooting Hours, or sign up for a beginner class.
Children 8-17 must be accompanied by an adult.
Saturdays, 4/27/19 - 10/26/19, 11am-4pm
Mondays, 6/17/19 - 8/26/19, 7-8pm
Wednesdays, 6/19/19 - 8/28/19, 6-8pm