Archery Lessons, Events, and Certification

Archery is fun and family-friendly and at Predator's Archery, we strive to make our store and indoor shooting range a safe environment for everyone to learn and practice archery. We provide various levels of instruction for the first-time archer orientation, new bow owner, and beginner to advanced topics for the target shooter and bowhunter.


In-Shop Lesson Information and Pricing

Lessons are available in our shop for groups, families, and individuals. Equipment is provided for those who do not have their own.

  • Buy your bow from Predator's Archery and receive 4 free lessons.
  • Lesson rates are $25 per person and drop to $20 per person for groups of 4 or more.

Please note that all archery lessons require pre-registration, no walk-ins. View availability and book your lesson on our Lesson Scheduling page.

Lesson Packages

Buy 4 lessons and get 1 free. This is perfect for those who purchased their bow elsewhere, want additional coaching beyond the lessons you get with your bow, if you're looking to change styles, or a coach to help correct bad habits. Buy these online on our Pre-paid package page (account creation required).


Have bows, will travel! If you want to incorporate archery at your next party or corporate team building event and need equipment and instructors, call us for availability and pricing. We work with many venues such as CordeValle ResortHolman RanchKirgin Cellars, as well as several outdoor archery ranges such as Bowhunter's Unlimited in Cupertino, Black Mountain Bowmen in San Jose, and Mt. Madonna Bowmen in Mt. Madonna Park, Watsonville. If you need an event planner, we often contract with EventYoda.

Predator's Partners with Gilroy Recreation Department

Predator's Archery also offers lessons through the Gilroy Recreation Department for both Gilroy city residents and non-residents. Visit the Gilroy Recreation Department's website to find out start dates, costs, and to register.

California's International Bowhunter's Education Program (IBEP)

Predator's Archery hosts the IBEP class at our shop a few times a year. The IBEP is a comprehensive class for bowhunters that fulfill the Bowhunter Education requirements in other States. This program is managed and approved by the California Department of Fish & Wildlife. Please note that this class is separate from and does not apply to receiving your Hunter Safety Certificate. See our events calendar for the next offering. Email us at [email protected] or call us at 408-842-7733 for more information or to be notified of our next program offering.