SALT SPRING ISLAND ROD & GUN CLUB RULES & RATES
Note: All new members are required to attend a club orientation to obtain their membership. An orientation officer will contact new members with a date and time for their orientation to take place. Orientation is available to existing members as well, please contact a director as listed below.
Access to the Grounds and Club House:
The combination to the lock on the gate is on the back of your membership card. Put in the combination, to open the lock. When locking the gate push the lock together and change combination. The combination lock on the Club House will be the same as the gate. The combination will be changed each year in January.
Safety Rules will be posted at each shooting area. The Indoor Range can only be used for ARCHERY, HAND GUN, RIM FIRE RIFLES and Rifles using pistol rounds. Please put away targets and clean up when finished.
The RED light should be turned on when the range is active and the GREEN light when not active.
All doors to the Indoor Range must be shut when shooting is underway.
Hearing and eye protection should be worn at all times. Turn off heat when done.
Please do not shoot the archery targets as they are very expensive, ($400) each and bullets lodged in the archery butt can damage the target arrows, which can cost up to $45 each.
Sign in sheets are located in the 100 yard house and inside by the kitchen. Guest fee is $5 per person and they must sign in and be accompanied by a member at all times. The guest fee pays for the insurance that is required for all shooters so please ensure the fee is collected. A Guest is allowed to use the facilities twice per year, after which he or she must become a member. Memberships are what keep the club open and running for all of us to enjoy so please encourage your guests to become members.
Adult 18 years or older $115.00
Senior 65 years & older $100.00
Couples Membership $165.00
Family Membership (Couple and kids under 16 at home) $195.00
Junior Membership 17 years and under $45.00 (Junior members must be accompanied by adult at range)
Lifetime Membership $1000.00 plus $15 annually for BCWF
Membership cards must be carried at all times while at the club. People without membership cards can be asked to leave. If you see someone at the club you don’t know, introduce yourself, show them your membership card and ask to see their membership card.
OUTDOOR SHOOTING IS LIMITED TO TRAP SHOOTING FOR A MAXIMUM PERIOD OF 2 HOURS PER WEEK. SHOOTING IN THE INDOOR RANGE IS LIMITED TO TUESDAY THROUGH SATURDAY - NO SHOOTING IN THE INDOOR RANGE ON SUNDAYS AND MONDAYS.
A box of clays can be purchased for $20 and the money put into the lock box by the indoor sign in sheet. If you have not used the trap before then you should see Glen Varty, Dan Kent or John Foley for instruction. These are the only people allowed to adjust the trap machine. Please do not attempt to repair the trap machine yourself as this can cause more down time.
Rules for Trap Shooting:
1 - Hand Thrown Traps are not permitted
2 - Only load ONE round at a time.
3 - Guns not being used should be in the gun rack.
4 - You must put up the RED flag located at the 100 yd range house when trap is ACTIVE and the GREEN when shooting has stopped.
5 - Please clean up after your self, pick up all hulls and cardboard. Recycling bins are located inside the trap shack.
President - John Foley 250 537-0083
Vice-President - Ken Cameron 250-537-1243
Secretary – Alison Cunningham
Treasurer – John Wiebe
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