Rangeley Region Guides & Sportsmen’s Association 9th Annual Turkey Shoot to be held Sunday, October 1st

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The Rangeley Region Guides’ and Sportsmen’s Association will be hosting its 9th Annual Turkey Shoot at the Association’s rifle and pistol range on Sunday, October 1, 2017. Registration is from 10 AM – 11 AM. No additional shooters can be accepted after registration closes.   Competition will begin promptly at 11 AM. Shooters will have the chance to win a turkey or a ham for the holidays. Shooters may use any rifle from .17 Cal. rim fire on up through all centerfire big bore calibers. A novice competition will be held for shooters under the age of 16.  Shooters will be staged with other shooters and will fire a single shot at a target.  The shooter closest to the bull’s-eye for each round will win a gift certificate redeemable for a ham or a turkey. Entry fee will be $4 a round or 3 for $10.

There will be a .22 Cal. rifle and ammunition provided for those without a firearm. Big Bore shooters must supply their own firearms and ammunition.  Eye and ear protection must be worn by all shooters.  (limited quantities of which  are available at the range or you may bring your own)

To get to the rifle and pistol range travel 5 miles west on Rt. 16 from Oquossoc then 1.5 miles north on the Morton cutoff road.

So grab your guns, eye and ear protection and a box of ammunition (targets will be provided) and come on out for a fun day of shooting.  For more information email to or call 864-2651 or 864-5582

This article was written by Rangeley News Hound