Memorial Service for Robert Castro

A memorial service for Robert Castro will be held at Getz Funeral Home on Saturday, March 18, at 10:00 AM

Sad News

It is with a heavy heart that I report to you that our fellow friend and shooter Robert Castro passed away Friday, March 2. Robert was playing golf with his good friend Terry Weathersbee at Sonoma Ranch when he had a cardiac event and died after being transported by ambulance to Mountain View Hospital. [read more]

No Recreational Shooting March 4

This coming Saturday is our annual Southern New Mexico Youth Clay Target Challenge and as such the range will be totally consumed with the youth shoot.  That means that there will not be any fields available for normal recreational shooting.

Calendar Update

Our google calendar at has been updated to reflect all of the club activity I’m aware of in the upcoming year.

Sporting Clays Starting Up Again

Our monthly Sporting Clays shoot will be resuming in February.  Sporting Clays is the third Saturday of each month, from 8 AM until noon, from February until October.  To get to the Sporting Clays course, turn right at the sign just after entering the Butterfield Trail range and proceed up the dirt road.  Cost is [read more]

Range Closed Today, Open Tomorrow

Due to the inclement weather the range will be closed Sunday, January 15 but will be open Monday, January 16.

5-Stand Rescheduled

The 5-Stand venue has been rescheduled from Jan 1 to Jan 7 and 8. Mark is having knee surgery this Thursday and weather forecasts look dim for the weekend. We hope this will fit with your plans

July Sporting Clays July 22

July Sporting Clays will be the fourth Saturday, July 22, instead of the third.

Safety Rules

Please remember the following rules for servicing the trap houses:

Effective communications between all responsible persons is key to insuring safe operations. It is left to the discretion of those persons in charge to determine the most effective method of communication. Before servicing any downrange (north of the skeet houses) traps, all persons responsible for [read more]

Shotgun Coach Level 1 Course — April 8 and 9, Alamogordo

Instructor Training for Adult Voluteers Working with Youth Shooting Clubs
FREE NRA Shotgun Coach Level 1
Register by March 15
Otero County Extension Office