Skip to main content

Ellwood/Wampum Rod and Gun Club

Home  About Us  Contact Us  Club News  Old News 2005-15  Shooting Ranges  Links  Kids Links   

Contact us at:ellwoodwampumrodandgunclub@hotmail.com

               

     Live firing at the Ellwood/Wampum Rod & Gun Club's outdoor rifle range complex is designed to

     provide authorized personal access to a facility where they can become proficient with privately

     owned firearms.

 

 

 

     SHOTGUN RANGE is limited to shotguns ONLY.  No single projectile ammunition will be used on

     the shotgun range.

 

     ARCHERY RANGE is limited to bows and arrows ONLY.  No firearm practice on the archery range. 

     Do not shoot firearms or broadheads into hay bales.

 

     INDOOR RANGE shall be limited to non-magnum, handgun ammunition NO heavier than .45 ACP

     and rimfire rifle only.  An RSO MUST be present for the use of this range.   THE INDOOR RANGE

     IS CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE FOR IMPROVEMENTS.


RANGE LIMITATIONS AND SAFETY REQUIREMENTS - LIVE FIRE SHOOTERS WILL:

 

     1.  NO HANDLING FIREARMS WHILE PEOPLE ARE DOWN RANGE.

     2.  NO random or practice shooting ANYWHERE other than approved ranges.

     3.  Fire at authorized targets in the authorized direction.  Metal silhouette targets are to be used for

          silhouette matches only and not for recreational shooting.  No stationary metal targets or glass

          shall be used as targets.
     4.  Call "cease-fire" and make "safe" all firearms when a shooter moves forward of the firing line or

          during any unsafe condition.
     5.  Use appropriate eye and ear protection.
     6.  Notify range safety personnel or any officer of any unsafe condition or violation.
     7.  Police all empty casings, paper and other debris that accumulates on the range.  Dispose of

          them in the containers provided.  Remove your own trash from the range.  The burn barrel is for

          paper only.

 

1.  Oversee range maintenance and conduct repairs as needed (as described under the
     by- laws.)
2.  Conduct training and certify range officers, train as certified any firearms or safety
     courses. 
3.  Inspect range before and after any special events.
4.  Enforce all rules described in this section and by-laws.

Range Rules were updated & approved by the Officers/Directors of the club on September 29, 2014.