Animal Control Rules

Effective September 10, 2018

Effective immediately, the animal control rules below, approved by the Board of Directors of Mesilla Valley Shotgun Sports, shall be followed:

All animals shall be restrained under the immediate control of the owner or responsible person, while at the shotgun range when other range users are present. Restrained [read more]

September 14-16, 2018 Registered ATA Shoot – SWSG Trap Club

The Southwestern Shotgunners in Silver City, New Mexico will be hosting a registered shoot on September 14, 15 and 16, 2018.  Please plan to join us! The weather has been great! Nice and cool! Prefect for shooting!

Please contact Cory Dalton at if you would like to pre-squad. The program is at [read more]

Sporting Clays Saturday, September 8

As a heads-up, sporting clays will be setup on Saturday, September 8, instead of September 15, the usual 3rd Saturday, because of the conflict with the NM State Sporting Clays shoot.

5 Stand Sunday, September 2

Our next 5-Stand venue will be held on Sunday, September 2. It will not be setup on Saturday, September 1.

Help Needed — Skeet

We need someone to take charge of the skeet fields on Sundays.  Training will be provided if needed. Remember, this is your club, so please help if at all possible. Call Joe at 575-642-2072 or email if you are willing to take on this responsibility.

Sporting Clays This Saturday

This coming Saturday, August 18, beginning at 8:00 a.m. our sporting clays venue will be open.

State Shoot Results

The results of the New Mexico state championship skeet shoot held August 3-5 are available at

Congratulations to all!

4-H/FFA Expo Shoot Help Needed

We need a few folks to help (pull and/or score) with the Dona Ana County 4-H/FFA Expo Shoot this coming Wednesday, August 1, beginning around 3:30 as the shoot is scheduled to start at 4:00. Last year there were 18 seniors and 11 juniors that shot one round of skeet and one round of trap [read more]

Firecracker Open Skeet Shoot Results

The results of the Firecracker Open held June 29-July 1 are available at

Congratulations to all!

Help Needed Saturday Morning

We need a few folks to help put up the sunshade for skeet 4 on Saturday morning beginning about 7:00 a.m. We will be just putting up the frame so it shouldn’t take too long. We especially need a couple of folks with a strong arm to drive the pins into the concrete anchor [read more]