Shooting Activities

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The Hamden Fish and Game
Protective Association Inc.

Shooting Activities

The Club has a full range of shooting activities. We have four Skeet and Trap fields, a Rifle/ Pistol range, a 5 Stand course, a Pistol Pit range and an Archery facility. All shooting facilities, except for the 5 Stand course, are open 7 days per week except for designated Holidays and Registered Shoot dates. The 5 Stand course is open on the dates listed on the following schedule. The shooting hours shall be 10AM till sunset, except on Sundays when shooting shall stop at 2:30PM without exception.

Skeet and Trap

The Skeet and Trap fields will normally be available to be opened every day from 10AM to sunset and 10AM to 2:30PM on Sundays except for designated holidays. On days when the Club holds Special Events the fields will be open from 9AM until the conclusion of the Event.

ALL SKEET AND TRAP FIELD OPENING IS SUBJECT TO THE REQIREMENT FOR PROPER TRAINING IN PROCEDURES FOR OPENING AND CLOSING THE FIELDS. ONE PERSON MAY OPEN THE SKEET AND TRAP FIELDS, HOWEVER SINGLE SHOOTERS MUST PROVIDE THEIR OWN VOICE RELEASE SYSTEM.

5 Stand 

Weather and Personnel Permitting

5 Stand shooting starts at 10:00 A.M., Sign ups at 9:30 or before. If no one seeks to sign up by 11:00 A.M. we will close at that time. Sign up and pay at the field only. Guests are welcome and encouraged. Please bring $1 and $5 bills.

Practice Social Distancing

Weather and personnel permitting, the 2020 schedule is as follows:

May 23 Opening Day                           August 1 

May 30                                                August 8 

June 6                                                   August 15

June 13                                                 August 22

June 20                                                August 29

 June 27                                               September 5, 6, 7 – Closed CT State Skeet Shoot

 July 4                                                September 12

 July 11 - Closed – SG Open           September 19

 July 18                                              September 26                 

 July 25                                             October 3 – Last 5 Stand date

                                                                                     

ALL RANGES WILL BE CLOSED ON:

Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas, the dates of the Club Championship, during the annual Ham Shoot, Turkey Shoot, Annual Outing, PLUS other partial closings to be announced from time to time in the Newsletter or in fliers, both of which are posted on the Club Website, these may include but are not limited to the Family Picnic, the use of the Club by Law Enforcement, the Easter Egg Hunt and the Opening Day of Fishing.