Shooting sports

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Broken Rock

Skeet Club, et al

Meets at the Consolidated Sportsmen of Lycoming County

6386 Route 87, Loyalsockville

Contact: Ed Kelley, 322-5582; Al Foust, 435-0043

Open 12:30-2:30 p.m. Sundays and 6-8 p.m. Wednesdays. New shooters welcome and lessons are available.

Highpower and semiauto military silhouette – 8 a.m. sight-in, start at 9: July 27, Aug. 24, Sept. 28 (60-round championship )

Smallbore rifle – 9 a.m. sight-in, start at 10: July 21, Aug. 18, Sept. 15, Oct. 20

Cowboy lever action Saturday matches – sight-in and start at conclusion of highpower match: July 27, Aug. 24

Cowboy lever action Tuesday matches – 4:30 p.m. sight-in, start at 6: July 2, 16 and 30, Aug. 20

Cowboy pistol cartridge and smallbore cowboy rifle – 4:30 p.m. sight-in, start at 6: June 25; July 9, 23; Aug. 13, 27

The Lycoming Trap Shooters at CSLC has open shooting from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. Sundays and 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. Wednesdays. Fee applies. Call Jeff Welliver at 435-0444 for details.

Hillside Rod & Gun Club

612 Gulick St., Blossburg

Phil Boinski at 638-3396

ATA Registered Trapshooting – Sept. 28-29, Grab Bag Shoot, prizes for all.

Keystone Sportsmen’s Association

1090 Hughes Road, Muncy

Open trap shooting, 5 to 9 p.m. Thursdays.

For all ATA shoots, registration begins at 9 a.m., shooting at 10, unless otherwise noted. For details, contact the club. Shoots will be held June 23 (junior and sub-junior honor shoot), July 13 (free targets for two shooters traveling the farthest to the club), July 14 (worker appreciation shoot, gifts for office staff), Aug. 16-18 (annual sponsor shoot (added money, chicken barbeque Aug. 18), Oct. 12-13 (bag of shot), Oct. 26-27 (tenderloin shoot)

Tuesday afternoon trapshoots at 1 p.m. Minimum of three shooters per event. Shoots on June 25; July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30; Aug. 6, 13, 20, 27

Lambs Creek

Sportsman’s Club

339 Sportsman’s Club Road, Mansfield


All events are open to general public; family participation encouraged.

Monthly membership meeting, 7 p.m. – June 24, July 22, Aug. 26, Sept. 23, Oct. 21, Nov. 25

NRA Registered rimfire silhouette shoots, registration at 8 a.m. – June 23, July 28, Aug. 25, Sept. 22

5-stand sporting clays; fee applies, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. – July 14, Aug. 11, Sept. 8

Shooting Day for Kids, 8 a.m.-noon – July 20

Women’s Day, registration required – 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Aug. 24

Lycoming Creek Sportsman’s Club

75 Sportsman’s Club Lane, Marsh Hill

Sheshequin Buckskinners will hold monthly blackpowder shoots at noon on the second Sunday of each month. They are open to all shooters. Fee applies.

North Montour Sportsmen’s


74 Sportsmen Road, Turbotville

Contacts: Matt Swartz, 490-2784, or Gary Lewis, 764-0723

3-D archery shoots will be held on July 7, Aug. 4 and Sept. 1. The 30-target course offers a variety of North American and African game animals and includes medium- to close-range shots. Shooters may register until 2 p.m. Fees apply for adults and youth ages 12 to 15. Children under 12 are free.

North Mountain Sportsmen’s Club

562 Spook Hollow Road, Muncy Valley

Sporting clays shoots will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on July 21, Aug. 18, Sept. 22 and Oct. 20. They are open to the public. For more information, call 772-3337.

Open trap and skeet will be held 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday evenings, weather permitting. For more information, call 946-7769 or 482-4364.


Sportsmen Club

Sportsmen Club Road, Orangeville

Bud Bowman, 394-4788 or 784-3686, or Keith Laylon, or 394-1336

Regular trap range open, 9 a.m. Wednesdays; 6 p.m. Thursdays; 1 p.m. Sundays

Southern Clinton County Sportsman’s Club

55 S. Sportsmans Road, Loganton

Tom Jeffries, 725-3561

Proceeds from sporting clay shoots benefit the Youth Hunter Education Challenge team

Public sporting clay shoots – noon to 4 p.m. June 23, July 14, Oct. 13

Tripoli’s Triggers Firearms Training & Educational Center

531 Washington Blvd.

Fees may apply.

Ladies 5-week program: Classroom training on firearms safety and handling as well as tactics in self-defense, in particular, dealing with home invasions. Participants must attend each date. Upcoming programs will be held July 11, 18, 25, Aug. 1 and 8 or Saturdays in July.

Beginners Firearms Safety Course: Participants will learn how to safely load a firearm, safely unload a firearm, safe clearing procedures, basic pistol shooting skills, the differences between a revolver and semi-automatic pistol and how to shoot each one, and more. Classes will be held July 6, 12, 19, 24.

Troy Rod & Gun Club

Gate 3 Alparon Park, Troy

Barry Estep, 297-8957

Wobble, skeet and 5-stand shoots will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays. Last signup is at 8:30 p.m.