Winnsboro Gun Club

cepting applications for new members effective 9/1/2021.  Please print the application from this website and contact us at winnsborotexasgunclub@gmail.com for current fees. 

 

Range rules require members to "prominantly display" membership card while on range property.  Ladies and uniformed law enforcement are exempted from this rule.  

The following instructors are in compliance with WGC rules and are offering LTC and NRA Classes as needed:

Doug Grantham Dallas PD (retired)             Wayne Scott - Major US AR (retired)

DPS Certified LTC & NRA Classes               DPS Certified Instructor #00010913

NRA Range Safety Officer                             NRA Range Safety Officer

Contact: Phone 214-502-4496                       NRA Certified Pistol Instructor

Email: dgrantham@net-techs.com      Contact: Phone 903-243-7526

 

John B. Whitsell CDR USN (ret)

NRA certified Basic Pistol Instructor

NRA certified Basic Rifle Instructor

NRA Women on Target

Contact:  jbwhitsell@sbcglobal.net

Phone:   817-875-7691

 

SCHEDULED EVENTS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE.  MEMBERS SHOULD CHECK PERIODICALLY TO COMFIRM

                                                  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, 

February 1, 2023   Handgun Wednesday  8 AM 

February 2, 2023    Ladies Only Evening    4-7 PM

February 4, 2023   ***Wolf Chase  & Standard Silhouette  9 AM

February 8, 2023    Handgun Wednesday  8 AM

February 9, 2023   Tactical Handgun      4-7 PM    Closed Range

February 10, 2023  22 Rimfire Bencrest    9 AM

February 15, 2023  Handgun Wednesday  8 AM

February 16, 2023   Ladies Only Evening    4-7 PM

February 18, 2023  **Shotgun Saturday 5-Stand, Wolf Chase**  9 AM

February 19, 2023  Scott Hamilton (Grace Church) Training  1-3 PM

                                Handgun Range

February 22, 2023   Handgun Wednesday  8 AM

February 23, 2023   Tactical Handgun          4-7 PM   Closed Range

February  25, 2023  ***Long-Range 22 Silhouette 9 AM***                                                           **Does Not Restrict Use of Other Ranges**

                                ***Lower Trap Field Closed***

March 1, 2023     Handgun Wednesday   8AM

March 2, 2023     Ladies Only Evening    4-7 PM

March 4, 2023      Wolf Chase    9 AM

                             Standard Silhouette Shoot   9  AM

March 8, 2023     Handgun Wednesday  8 AM

March 9, 2023    Tactical Handgun   4-7 PM

March 10, 2023   22 Rimfire Benchrest   9 AM

March 15, 2023   Handgun Wednesday  8 AM

March 16, 2023    Ladies Only evening    4-7 PM

March 18, 2023    **Shotgun Saturday, 5-Stand, Wolf Chase** 9 AM

March 22, 2023        Handgun Wednesday    8 AM

March 23, 2023     Tactical Handgun 4 - 7 PM  Closed Range

March 25, 2023   ***Long-Range 22 Silhouette*** 9AM

March 29, 2023      Handgun Wednesday   8 AM

                              **Does Not Restrict Use of Other Ranges** 

                               ***Lower Trap Field Closed***

April 1, 2023         Wolf Chase    9 AM.

                             22 Rimfire Standard Silhouette   9 AM

April 5, 2023         Handgun Wednesday   8 AM

April 6, 2023         Ladies Only Evening   4-7 PM

April 8, 2023         Military Rifle Shoot  (Details TBD)   10  AM

April 12, 2023       Handgun Wednesday   8 AM

April 13, 2023      Tactical Handgun  4 - 7 PM  Closed Range

April 14, 2023      22 Rimfire Benchrest   9 AM

Appil 15, 2023     **Shotgun Saturday, 5-Stand, Wolf Chase**    9 AM
April 19, 2023      Handgun Wednesday   8 AM

April 20, 2023      Ladies Only Evening     4-7 PM

April 22, 2023    ***22 Long-Range 22 Silhouette***   9 AM 

April 26, 2023    Handgun Wedneday   8 AM

April 27,  2023    Tactical Handgun  4 - 7PM  Closed Range

April 29, 2023    **Wolf Chase

                           **Does Not Restrict Use of Other Ranges**

                           *** Lower Trap Field Closed*** 

May 3, 2023      Handgun Wednesday   8 AM

May 4, 2023      Ladies Only Evening    4-7 PM

May 6, 2023    **Wolf Chase**          9 AM

                          22 Rimfire Standard Silhouette   9 AM                             

May 10, 2023     Handgun Wednesday   8 AM

May 11, 2023     Tactical Handgun  4 - 7 PM  Closed Range

May 12, 2023     22 Rimfire Benchrest    9 AM
May 13, 2023     Masonic Lodge Charity Shoot    8 AM - 3 PM      

                          5-Stand & Upper Trap Field Closed

May 17, 2023    Handgun Wednesday   8 AM

May 18, 2023    Ladies Only Evening  4-7 PM

May 20, 2023    **Shotgun Saturday, 5 Stand, Wolff Chase**   9 AM

May 24, 2023     Handgun Wednesday   8 AM

May 25, 2023    Tactical Handgun  4 - 7 PM  Closed Range

May 27, 2023     ***22 Long-Range 22 Silhouette***   9 AM

                           ***22 Standard Silhouette     10:30 AM    

**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
benches, but NO CHAIRS OR STOOLS WILL BE PROVIDED. YOU
MUST BRING YOUR OWN, OR USE ONE OF THE FOLDING CHAIRS
AT THE RANGE. The following rules will apply; ALL WGC SAFETY
RULES APPLY. NO GUN MAY BE LOADED UNTIL ON THE FIRING
LINE.
1. 22 Long Rifle only. Only one gun may be used unless a mechanical failure
occurs.
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.