WELCOME TO THE WILLIAMS LAKE SPORTSMEN'S ASSOCIATION

WLSA is a non-profit members and guest only outdoor firearm Association affiliated with Cariboo Archers

CURRENT COVID-19 PRECAUTIONS / RESTRICTIONS IN EFFECT

Members/Guests have access to:

  • archery field range
  • archery outdoor range
  • 2 indoor archery ranges
  • shotgun range – trap and skeet
  • 3 IPSC / Cowboy Action designed ranges*
  • 2 addition IPSC / Cowboy Action designed ranges for events
  • 100 / 200 meter rifle range
  • 100 meter 22 cal range
  • 50 meter hand gun range
  • members club house (mobility access)
  • large gazebo with barbecue stands
  • scheduled training dates
  • club events
  • trophy and award eligible

    *When the IPSC / Cowboy Action ranges are not being used on designated days, members/guests have full access.

All of our facilities, are available for private rental to individuals or groups at reasonable rates. Members/guests are encouraged to check the calendar page for facility availability. While we strive to maintain an accurate calendar,safety, maintenance and life are unpredictable factors.

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We offer several types of memberships, from individual, couples and family.
All provide the same access to the facility.

  • Junior (18 and under) – $35 annual
  • Adult (19 to 64 years young) –  $80 annual
  • Senior ( 65 plus young)  – $45 annual
  • Senior + Partner –  $65 annual
  • Adult + Partner  – $100 annual
  • Adult + Partner + Junior – $110 annual
  • Adult + Partner + 2 Junior $120 annual

    * If you have other requirements, please talk to us.

Williams Lake Sportsmen’s Association memberships are available from these great local business.

(Sorry, cash or cheque only and for faster service please complete the form available on the Membership Page  prior to attending)

For membership form and information click here

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SCHEDULED RANGE/TRAINING DAYS

These days and time blocks have been set aside for the different disciplines to practice their skills. If a range has been closed it is because the scheduled event would compromise safety, otherwise other ranges are open including indoor archery ALL SUBJECT TO COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS

Some discipline volunteer co-ordinaters may cancel training due to weather or seasonal conditions as well winter closure may occur. Please contact them for information

Please check calendar in case  of range rental. Maintenance may also close a range.

MONDAY

WL PRACTICAL SHOOTERS @ IPSC RANGE (Bays 1,2,3) – 4:00 pm  to dusk  – (available)

MAINTAIN COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS

Shotgun Range * CLOSED * at this time for safety. All other ranges open.

TUESDAY

No training sessions scheduled – MAINTAIN COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS

WEDNESDAY

WL SHOTGUN @ SHOTGUN RANGE – 5:00 pm to dusk.

MAINTAIN COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS

IPSC Range * CLOSED * at this time for safety. All other ranges open.



Indoor Archery
– 7:00 pm (check calendar)  – MAINTAIN COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS

THURSDAY

No training sessions scheduled – MAINTAIN COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS

FRIDAY

No training sessions scheduled – MAINTAIN COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS

SATURDAY

CHILCOTIN RANGERS (Cowboy Action) @ IPSC RANGE (Bays 1,2,3) – 1:00 pm

MAINTAIN COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS

Shotgun Range * CLOSED * at this time closed for safety. All other ranges open.

SUNDAY

WL PRACTICAL SHOOTERS @ IPSC RANGE (Bays 1,2,3) – 9:00 am – 12 noon

MAINTAIN COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS

Shotgun Range  * CLOSED * at this time for safety. All other ranges open.


 

WL SHOTGUN TRAP @ SHOTGUN RANGE – 12 noon – 4:oo pm

MAINTAIN COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS

IPSC Range  * CLOSED * at this time for safety. All other ranges open


 

Indoor Archery – 2:00 pm – (check calendar)  MAINTAIN COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS

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FUTURE CLUB EVENTS

Thank you to all those who volunteered in the events and to all those who came out. It was another good year and we hope to repeat it this coming year. If you are able, please come out as a volunteer, participant or both.

Saturday June 26 2021

SPORTING CLAY SHOOT (Shotgun)

Except for Club House, this will be a FULL RANGE CLOSURE
Check calendar and range board for closure during preparation.

June 20 2021 – confirmed – still on

Sunday June 27 2021

CLIFF STINSON MEMORIAL SHOOT (Shotgun)

June 20 2021 – confirmed – still on

IPSC Range closed, Shotgun Range Closed

Rifle Range open. Pistol Range open.

Saturday 17 July 2021 - Sunday July 18 2021

CLUB EVENT - WL PRACTICAL SHOOTERS (IPSC)

IPSC Qualifier CANCELLED

Now Club event

Ranges 1 – 4 to be used.
Check calendar and range board for closure during preparation.

DETAILS TO FOLLOW

Friday 13 August 2021 - Sunday 15 August 2021 (inclusive)

COWBOY ACTION

2018 Cowboy Action

CHECK FOR RANGE CLOSURES

Details to follow

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BOARD MEETING DATES

Board meeting on 1st Monday of the month, subject to holiday, commence at 7:00 pm (19:00 hrs)

NOTE: SOME DATES MAY BE CANCELLED DUE TO COVID -19 RESTRICTIONS.
– Alternative arraignments will be considered –

Monday 07 December 2020 COVID-19
Monday 04 January 2021Monday 01 February 2021Monday 01 March 2021
Monday 12 April 2021Monday 03 May 2021Monday 07 June 2021
Monday 05 July 2021Monday 02 August 2021Monday 13 September 2021
Monday 04 October 2021Monday 01 November 2021Monday 06 December 2021

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GAME/CATCH - IMPORTANT DATES/TIMES

Harvest Date for 2021

31 December 2021
11:59 pm (23:59 hrs)

Days
Hours
Sorry but harvest date is now closed. Next years date will be the same and we will reset the clock. Good luck.

Submission Date for 2021

05 January 2022
5:00 pm (17:00 hrs)

Days
Hours
Sorry but submission date is now closed. Next years date will be the same and we will reset the clock. Good luck.

REMEMBER – some game/catch require special preparation

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The CCFR is a completely different group in that they are a public relations organization that focuses on both educating non-gun owning Canadians on the topic and representing gun owners in a positive light.

To see the Introduction to the CCFR video go HERE

 

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Go to BC gov site for BC Recreational Freshwater Fishing Licence”

2021 to 2023 Freshwater Fishing Regulations Synopsis
In effect April 01 2021

If you would like your catch considered for an award at the Wild Game Banquet, check the Awards | Trophies page.

Please note that Association categories and rules were revised on 08 May 2019

Go to BC gov. site for “BC Resident Hunting” info

The 2020-2022 Hunting & Trapping Regulations Synopsis is effective from July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2022.

If you would like your catch considered for an award at the Wild Game Banquet, check the Awards | Trophies page.

Please note that Association categories and rules were revised on 08 May 2019

Learn about BC fishing regulations and licence info, species identification, responsible fishing practices and more.

BC Sport Fishing Guide