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Events on the calendar have priority over walk-on shooters. Match directors may open parts of ranges based on the size of the event and the safety of all shooters. Please find details about partial range availability during events in the description or contact the person named as event-lead for more information.

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Range abbreviations:
AR - Archery Range (no open shooting during scheduled events)
IR - Indoor Range (no open shooting during scheduled events)
RR - Rifle Range (no open shooting during scheduled events)
TR - Trap Range (the upper trap range may be available during some events)
PR - Pistol Range (depending on the event and number of participants, some bays may be open)
Special events:
Work Party - All Ranges are subject to closure without prior notice during the work party  until 12 noon (3rd Sunday)
WOT - Women on Target (no open shooting during this event on any range)
Please follow the instructions of our Match Directors and Range Safety Officers at all times!

AC - Adobe ("the old") Clubhouse

TC - Trap Clubhouse


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Junior Programs

Junior Programs at the Apple Valley Gun Club


Junior Rifle

The Apple Valley Gun Club Junior Rifle Program takes place on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of each month from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Indoor Range. This event is open to past Junior Rifle participants. New shooters, please contact head coach Mike Wilcox at (760) 985-4769 or to schedule a new shooter orientation - typically held on 2nd Thursday at 6 p.m. For updates, follow us


Junior Pistol

The Jr Pistol Program is open to ages 8 to 20 years old. This program will teach organized pistol shooting, with a view toward safe gun handling, use and care of firearms as well as marksmanship.
The program will help develop self- discipline, team play and self-reliance essential to good sportsmanship.
All Participants must attend an Orientation before participating in The Jr Pistol Program. NO Exceptions. 
Parent or Legal Guardian must remain present at the Indoor Range and must use eye and ear protection.
All participants are required to wear eye and ear protection which we will provide. A ball cap is required to be worn on the firing line.
(Electronic ear protection is encouraged but not required) 
All participants are required to wear closed toe shoes.  No scoop or low cut shirts will be allowed. A regular tee shirt is recommended. This is for safety.
Eye or ear protection will be available and provided at a nominal charge for parents and spectators.
$3.00 a night for ammunition
We will provide 22cal firearms or you may bring your own 22cal pistol that has not been modified in anyway other than sights. 
The Jr Pistol Program will use the Winchester NRA Program which is a skill development program.  The participants will get the Pistol Disipline Patch when they start the program.  As each rating is earned, they will recieve a skill rocker, medal, pin and certificate award recognizing the achievment. Progression is self paced.
Each participant will have a one on one coach with them at all times on the firing line. 
Range Safety Officers will always be present .
The Jr. Pistol program meets Tuesday nights.
Please consult the calendar for details or contact 
Jr Pistol Program Director, Jim Dilley, to register for an Orientation.
Orientation is by appointment only. Parents must email the program director, to be put on the wait list. The wait period can be up to 3 months as slots are limited.


Junior Trap

Jr Trap Program

Wednesday Nights @ 6:00 pm - Lower Trap Range
Ages - Up to 18
Beginner to Expert - Coaching is available at all levels


 Michael McCurley  Allen Seymour  TJ Schaaf

Parents Must Accompany Minors on the Range at all times
Dropping off and picking up is NOT ALLOWED.
What to Bring:
$2.00 per round (Average is 2 rounds - $4.00)
Ammunition - 12 gauge or 20 gauge Target Load Shotgun Shells  (2 boxes of 25 shells - 50 shells)
Personal Shotguns can be used or shotguns are available to use on first com first serve basis if a personal shotgun is not brought
What to Expect:
Fundamentals of Trap Shooting are taught in a safe environment by experienced coaches
For younger shooters - Proper handling of the shotgun is expected
Parents are not allowed on the line while children are shooting
The last Wednesday night of the month is "game night" - shooters participate in games and drills which sharpen the shooters skills of accuracy and speed
Outside Competition:
The Jr. Trap Program is a participant in the "5 Star Jr Trap Series Competition" - with the AVGC Jr Trap Program being 1 of 8 clubs hosting one competition shoot a month (November through July).  More information of the 5 Star Jr Trap program can be found by going to