2017

Delaware Valley Fish and Game Association

P.O. Box 17, 7343 Ferry Road, Point Pleasant PA 18950 (215)297-9440

GPS coordinates: N 40 25.096' W 075 04.000'

Membership and Board meetings start at 8 PM.

Archery
Trap
Firearm
Member Events
Misc Events
Links
Directions
Calendar
Range rules
Venturing Crew 3030

Archery


The club has a 30 target 3-D archery course. The 3-D shoots are open to the public.


3-D Archery shoot on April 23 , 7 AM to 11 AM

3-D Archery Shoot on May , and 21, 7AM to 11AM

3-D Archery Shoot on June 4, and 18, 7AM to 11AM

3-D Archery Shoot on July 2, 16 and 30, 7AM to 11AM

3-D Archery Shoot on August 13, and 27, 7AM to 11AM

3-D Archery Shoot on Sept. 10 and 24, 7AM to 11AM



Trap


Weekly trap shoots are Wed. evenings, 6PM to 10PM.

All trap events are open to the public.

Special trap events in addition to our weekly shoots:

Sunday, April 9, 2017, 12 to 4 - Meat shoot

Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017, 12 to 4 - Meat Shoot

Wed. Nov. 22, 2017, 6PM to 10 PM - Meat Shoot



Firearm Events


The public is invited:No advance registration is needed to participate in the events.
Steel challenge shoot - pistols only, No .22 claiber pistols

Saturday, March 25, - Steel challenge shoot - pistols only, 9 AM

Saturday, April 22, - Steel challenge shoot - pistols only, 9 AM

Saturday, May 27, - Steel challenge shoot - pistols only, 9 AM

Saturday, June 24, - Steel challenge shoot - pistols only, 9 AM

Saturday, July 22, - Steel challenge shoot - pistols only, 9 AM

Saturday, Aug. 26, - Steel challenge shoot - pistols only, 9 AM

Saturday, Sept 23, - Steel challenge shoot - pistols only, 9 AM

Saturday, Oct. 28, - Steel challenge shoot - pistols only, 9 AM

Saturday, Nov. 25, - Steel challenge shoot - pistols only, 9 AM


Member Events


Saturday, Feb. 18, - Black powder shoot, 9 AM

Saturday, April 8, - Pistol shoot, starts after highway cleanup, 8 AM.

Saturday, May 13, - Black powder shoot, 9 AM.

Saturday, June 10, - DVFGA Club Shoot-Out: Archery begins at 9AM; Who will be the next club champion?

Saturday, July 1, - Pistol shoot, starts after highway cleanup, 8 AM.

Saturday, July 8, - Black powder shoot, starts at 9AM.

Saturday, July 15, - Rim fire shoot, starts at 9AM.

Saturday, Aug. 12, - Pistol shoot, starts after highway cleanup, 8 AM.

Saturday, Sept.2, - Black powder shoot, starts at 9AM.

Saturday, Oct.7, - Black powder shoot, starts at 9AM.

Saturday, Oct. 14, - Pistol shoot, starts after highway cleanup, 8 am

Saturday, Oct. 21, - Rim fire shoot, 9 am


Miscellaneous Events


April 1, Boy Scout shoot All ranges closed 4/1. Ranges will reopen 4/2 at noon.

Saturday, April 8, Highway Cleanup, 8AM start - pistol shoot after clean-up

Saturday, April 15, Archery work day, 9 AM start, big bore closed till workday is over

Saturday, April 22, Archery work day, 9 AM - small bore is closed till workday is over

Saturday, July 1, Highway Cleanup, 8AM start - pistol shoot after clean-up

Saturday, Aug. 12, Highway Cleanup, 8AM start - pistol shoot after clean-up

Thursday, Aug. 17, Hunter Safety class, All ranges closed during class time

Saturday, Sept. 3, - Picnic Workday, 8 AM start

Sunday, Sept. 24, - Archery Workday, after 3D shoot

Saturday, Oct. 14, Highway Cleanup, 8AM start - pistol shoot after clean-up

Sunday, Nov. 4, - Club work day, 7AM start


Directions


At the light in Gardenville (Rt 413 and Pt. Pleasant Pike), turn toward Point Pleasant. Go approximately 1 mile to a fork in the road and bear right on Ferry Rd. Go past 2 stop signs and approximately 1/2 mile past the second stop sign, turn left into the club.

In Pt. Pleasant, turn onto Ferry RD. Go approximately 1/4 mile and turn right into the club.


Calendar


January
10 Membership meeting, 8 pm - raffle tickets due
23 Board meeting, 8 pm

February
14 Membership meeting, 8 pm
18 Black powder, 8 am
27 Board meeting, 8 pm

March
14 Membership meeting, 8 pm
25 Steel challenge shoot, 9 am
27 Board meeting, 8 pm

April
1 Scout shoot - all ranges closed
8 Highway cleanup 8 AM, pistol shoot after
9 Spring trap meat shoot, noon
11 Membership meeting, 8 pm
15 Archery workday, Big bore closed till workday is finished
22 Archery workday, small bore closed till workday is finished
22 Steel challenge shoot, 9 am
23 3-D Archery shoot, 7 AM - 11 AM
24 Board meeting, 8 pm

May
7 3-D archery 7 AM - 11 AM
9 Membership meeting, 8 pm
13 Black Powder, 9 am
21 3-D Archery shoot, 7 am - 11 am
22 Board meeting, 8 pm
27 Steel challenge shoot, 9 am

June
2,3 Powder horn training, small bore closed
3-D archery shoot, 7 AM - 11 AM
5,12,19,26 Monday night archery, 6 pm
10 Club shoot-out 9am
11 Workday, 8 am
13 Membership meeting, 8 pm
18 3-D Archery Shoot, 7 am - 11 am
24 Steel challenge shoot, 9AM
26 Board meeting, 8 pm

July
1 Highway cleanup - 8 AM, pistol shoot after
2 3-D archery shoot, 7 am -11 am
3,10,17,24,31 Monday night archery, 6 pm
8 Black Powder, 9 am
9 Workday
11 Membership meeting, 8 pm
15 Rim fire shoot, 9 am;
16 3-D Archery shoot, 7 am - 11 am
22 Steel challenge shoot, 9 am
24 Board meeting, 8 pm
30 3-D archery shoot, 7 AM - 11 AM

August
7,14,21,28 Monday night archery, 6 am
8 Membership meeting, 8 pm
12 Highway cleanup, 8 am - pistol shoot afterward
13 3-D Archery shoot, 7am - 11 am
17 Hunter safety - ALL RANGES CLOSED DURING CLASS TIME
26 Steel challenge shoot, 9 am
27 3-D Archery shoot, 7am - 11 am
28 Board meeting, 8 pm ***Gun raffle tickets available***

September
2 Black powder, 9am
3 Picnic workday
10 3-D Archery shoot, 7 am - 11 am
12 Membership meeting, 8 pm
23 Steel challenge shoot, 9 am
23 Hunter safety, all ranges closed except for steel challenge shoot
24 3-D Archery shoot 7am -11 am - Archery workday following 3D shoot
25 Board meeting, 8 pm

October
7 black powder shoot - 9 am
8 Trap meat shoot, noon
10 Membership meeting, 8 pm - nominations begin
14 Highway cleanup 8 am, pistol shoot immediately after
21 Rim fire shoot, 9 am
23 Board meeting, 8 pm
28 Steel challenge shoot, 9 am

November
4 Club work day, 7 AM
14 Membership meeting, 8 pm - nominations continue
20 Board meeting, 8 pm
22 Thanksgiving Eve trap shoot, 6PM
28 Steel challenge shoot, 9 am

December
12 Membership meeting, 8 pm - Elections
18 Board meeting, 8 pm
31 2018 dues are due

Range Rules

1. Members and guests must sign the log when entering the club. Members are responsible for their guests.
2. Leave the action of your gun open until ready to shoot.
3. Leave your gun cased or in the rack until you are ready to shoot.
4. Keep all loaded firearms pointed down range at all times.
5. Know how to operate your firearm before you load it.
6. Dry firing is only permitted on the firing line.
7. Alcoholic beverages and beverages of any kind are not permitted on the firing line.
8. Firearms discharge is not permitted until after 12 noon on Sundays.
9. Guests are permitted with a member only.
10. No metal piercing or steel jacketed bullets are permitted.
11. Paper targets are the only targets permitted for use on the ranges. Shooting of any other target is prohibited.
12. Place paper targets on proper areas of backstops.
13. Eye and ear protection is required for anyone in the shooting area.
14. Keep the ranges clean and free of litter and trash.
15. Club ranges will be closed on all workdays and club event days.
16. Buck shot and single projectile only at the big and small bore ranges.
17. Small bore range is closed when archers are on the archery course. The archery course is closed when shooters are on the small bore range.
18. Archery fee of $4 is charged for a guest to shoot the archery course.
19. Archery targets 23 - 30 are closed except during scheduled archery shoots.
20. Ranges will be closed on meeting days, big bore at 7 p.m. and small bore at 6 p.m.
21. All ranges close at sunset.
22. Trap range is closed to all but designated shoots (Wednesday nights, club meat, supervised scout shoots, club shoot out, etc.) The members may pattern their shotguns at the pattern board. No hand held or foot traps are allowed.
23. All new members must be shown the different ranges by a member in good standing before they are allowed to use the ranges. A sponsoring member in good standing and new member will sign check off list.

Failure to comply with any of these regulations can result in suspension of privileges.

Club Shoot-out Rules

1) Guns needed: Big Bore rifle, center fire pistol, .22 Cal. rifle and pistol, shotgun, and archery (any type).
2) Five shots will be taken with each gun (except shotgun). Your low score will be elimminated. Maximum score possible is 250 points. (50 points each station)
3) Trap will be 25 birds, 2 points for each broken bird.
4) The big bore rifle will be fired from 50 yards, .22 rifle will be from 50 yds, pistols will be from 25 feet and trap will be from the standard 16 yards.
5) Archery will begin at 8 a.m. with firearm shooting beginning at 9 a.m. The order of the firearm events will be . 22 pistol, center fire pistol. .22 rifle, big bore rifle and then shotgun.
6) All rifle and pistol shooting will take place on the big bore range. Only the center 2 panels will have targets.
7) A range officer and assistant range officer will be appointed on the day of the shoot.
8) Each target will have the shooters name and will be collected and scored after each event.
No scoped pistols

Important Links

United Bowhunters of PA
The Bowsite
PA Department of Natural Resources
National Rifle Association
National Muzzle Loading Rifle Association
PA Game Commission
PA Fish Commission
NJ Division of Fish Game and Wildlife
National Shooting Sports Foundation
PA Federation of Black Powder Shooters

Venturing Crew 3030

Delaware Valley Fish and Game Association is the proud charter organization of Venturing Crew 3030. Crew 3030's primary interest is the shooting sports. The crew is open to all youth, 14 (or have completed 8th grade) to 21. To join the crew, visit during one of our activities. Membership applications are available. Unless noted, all activities are at the club grounds. Saturday meetings start at 5 pm unless posted differently. Sunday activities start at 1 PM.
All shooting events require a signed permission slip. For more information go to beascout.org, click the blue tab in the upper right corner. On the next screen, click venturing and use zip code 18950. We are number 5 on the list. We are not 11.36 miles from Pt. Pleasant.
beascout.org

permission slip

Venturing Activity Interest Survey - Please complete before you come to a meeting.

Sunday, Dec. 25th - No meeting

Sunday, Jan. 1st - No meeting

Saturday, Jan. 7th -Midnight bowling, Thunderbird Lanes

Sunday, Jan. 8th - Air Rifle competition at OSR, 12:30 - 3 PM

Sunday, Jan. 15th - No meeting

Sunday, Jan. 22nd - Cooking and .22 pistols, 1-3 pm

Saturday, Jan. 28th - Klondike Derby at OSR, 8 -4:30 pm

Sunday, Jan. 29th - No Meeting

Sunday, Feb. 5th - Crew Officers orientation at Kennedy's, 1-3 pm

Sunday, Feb. 12th - Crew Officers orientation at Kennedy's, 1-3 pm

Sunday, Feb. 19th - Air Rifle competition at OSR, 12:30 - 3 pm

Sunday, Feb. 26th - Crew Officers orientation at Kennedy's, 1-3 pm

Sunday, March 5th - Black powder rifles, 1-3 pm

Sunday, March 12th - Air Rifle competition at OSR, 12:30 - 3 pm

Sunday, March 19th - Throwing sharp, pointy things, 1 - 3 pm

Sunday,March 26th - .22 pistols, 1 - 3 pm

Sunday, April 2nd - Military firearms, 1 - 3 pm

Sunday, April 9th - Air Rifle competition at OSR, 12:30 - 3 pm

Sunday, April 16th - No Meeting

Friday, 5 pm - Sunday,noon, - April 21 -23, Tohickon Spring Camporee

Sunday, March 30th - cooking, 1-3 pm

Sunday, May 7th - Air Rifle competition at OSR, 12:30 - 3 pm

Sunday, May 14th - Mom's request to throw sharp, pointy things, 1-3 pm

Sunday, June 18th, Dads and loud rifles (again), 1-3 pm



About Us

Delaware Valley Fish and Game Association, Inc. is a nonprofit organization. Club membership is limited to 125 individuals. For more information about club events or comments on the web page, contact webmaster@delvalfishandgame.com. I check the email twice a month.