Winnsboro Gun Club

The following instructors are in compliance with WGC rules and conduct classes on our range with prior notice:

Doug Grantham:       Texas LTC & NRA Certified Pistol Instructor

Email:     Contact: Phone 214-502-4496


NRA PISTOL INSTRUCTOR            903 243 7526

John B. Whitsell CDR USN (ret)

NRA certified Basic Pistol Instructor, NRA certified Basic Rifle Instructor

Contact:        Phone:   817-875-7691

Michael Gonyea  NRA and Texas LTC Instructor

Contact: 903-262-5668


Gunsmithing Services:  GuardianAccuracySystems.COM

                                         Bart Folstadt 903-239-2899



                                                  SCHEDULED EVENTS:

The Johnston Unit annual firearm re-qualifications are scheduled to
begin Thursday, September 2nd.  The Unit is requesting again for the use of the WGC range every Thursday morning until approximately 10:00 AM.  The rifle/pistol range and the lower trap/skeet field will be closed during these training activities.  The Johnston Unit controls the range during their qualifications and may operate outside normal WGC range rules. 

We will begin 22 rimfire benchrest matches on the second Friday in September and will continue on the second Friday thru December, 



November 1, 2023  Handgun Wednesday    8 AM

November 2, 2023    Ladies Only Evening   4 PM

November 3, 2023  LTC Class w/Wayne Scott  11 AM - 1 PM

November 4, 2023   Kiwanis Club Charity Turkey Shoot  8 AM-Noon
                                 Wolf Chase    8 AM
                                 Rifle Range and Lower Trap Field Closed til Noon
November 8, 2023  Handgun Wednesday  8:00 AM
November 9, 2023   Tactical Handgun  4 - 7 PM  Closed Range
November 10, 2023   22 Rimfire Benchrest   8 AM

November 11, 2022    Boy Scouts (Rifle and Lower Trap Field Closed)

November 15, 2023    Handgun Wednesday 8:00 AM

November 16, 2023    Ladies Only evening 4-7 PM

November 18, 2023 **Shotgun Saturday, 5-Stand
                                   and Wolf Chase **  
November 22, 2023   Handgun Wednesday  8:00 AM
November 23, 2023    Tactical Handgun  4 - 7 PM  Closed Range

November 25, 2023   ***Long-Range 22 Rimfire Silhouette*** 9 AM

November 29, 2023       Handgun Wednesday   8 AM

                                   **Does Not Restrict Use of Other Ranges** 

                                    ***Lower Trap Field Closed***

December 2, 2023    **Wolf Chase**    9 AM

                                 ***(Cancelled) Standard 22 Silhouette    9:00 AM

December 6, 2023   Handgun Wednesday  8:00 AM

December 7, 2023    Ladies Only Evening  4 - 7 PM 

December 9, 2023    22 Rimfire Benchrest    9 AM

December 13, 2023  Handgun Wednesday  8:00 AM

December 14, 2023    Tactical Handgun   5 - 7 PM  Closed Range

December 16, 2023  ** Shotgun Saturday, 5-Stand, Wolf Chase**    9 AM

December 20, 2023    Handgun Wednesday  8:00 AM

December 21, 2023    Ladies Only Evening  4-7 PM
December 23, 2023    ***Long-Range 22 Rimfire Silhouette***  9 AM 

December 27, 2023   Handgun Wednesday  8:00 AM

December 28, 2023   Tactical Handgun   5 - 7 PM  Closed Range

December 30, 2022   **Wolf Chase**   9 AM

** Does Not Restrict Use of Other Ranges**

*** Lower Trap Field Closed During Long-Range Silhouette Match

                               **Does Not Restrict Use of Other Ranges** 

                               ***Lower Trap Field Closed***

***WINNSBORO GUN CLUB .22 LONG RANGE (LR) MATCH to be held the fourth Saturday Monthly, Weather Permitting @ 8 am.
Shotgun Fields Closed During Silhouette Match

.22 Long Range is one of the fastest growing shooting sports . We will
be shooting .22 silhouette targets at 150 yds and 200 meters which
will challenge your shooting skills and equipment. Signup/Setup will
begin at 7:30am, shooting to begin as soon as practical around 8:00 am.
Entry fee is $5.00.

We will be shooting off benches or a prone mat if you prefer.
Two shooters will be shooting at a time, starting at 150 then 200.
Bench space will be limited. We will have two
AT THE RANGE. The following rules will apply; ALL WGC SAFETY
1. 22 Long Rifle only. Only one gun may be used unless a mechanical failure
2. Bipods and Sand bags Only as a front rest  A rear bag will be allowed.
No mechanical rests permitted
3. Only targets knocked over will be counted as hits. Targets must be shot left to right.
Targets shot out of order are counted as a miss.
4. Spotters/ Coaching is allowed.
5. Shooters will shoot 15 targets TBD @ 150 yds  and 15 targets to be
   determined @ 200 meters in 7 minutes.  Unlimited  sighters allowed
   at each distance within the time limit. Additional time may be allowed for mechanical/range issues.
6. We generally have a cold bore challenge, one shot at random distances.

Please contact David Griffith 903-790-7954 or Winnsboro Gun Club
903-569-7692 for information or questions
    NOTICE: Rifle & Pistol Range Closed During Scheduled Shotgun Saturday     ***Shotgun Fields Closed During Scheduled Silhouette Shoot


Informal "non-scheduled" shotgun events continue these times: Every Wednesday &

Friday morning (skeet), every Tuesday evening (trap), every Tuesday morning (5-stand).  These events do not restrict the use of other ranges.  Bring a shotgun and join in.