Although hunting and fishing are the primary activities taking place at Buchanan Shoals, there are also many other outdoor activities to be enjoyed. These activities include hiking, camping, kayaking, and canoeing.
Buchanan Shoals has a 5-Stand skeet course set up near the lodge for members and their invited guests to warm-up on. There is also as a shooting range designated for those wishing to shoot rifles and pistols. The range has two custom made shooting benches and targets out to 400 yards.