Range & Safety Orientation Class – July 22nd

The next new member SSSC Range & Safety Orientation class will be held on Saturday, July 22nd.

  • The class will begin promptly at 9:00am. Plan to arrive at least 15 minutes ahead of time (8:45am). The gate will be opened by 8:30am, and will be closed at 8:55am.
  • The class should run about 2 hours.
  • There will be no shooting in the class, so firearms are not required.
  • We encourage you to review our Web site {} prior to the class–especially the section entitled “Frequently Asked Questions.”
  • Directions to the range are included on our Web site in the section entitled “Facilities & Map.”
  • We welcome other family members–including shooting age children–that are not applying for membership, but may benefit from our firearms and shooting safety discussions.

If you haven’t already done so…please send in your membership application & fee to the Sangre Shooting Sports Club, P.O. Box 1554, Westcliffe, CO 81252. The forms & membership requirements can be found on our Web site at


Custer County Friends of the NRA Annual Banquet – August 26th

Last year’s banquet was lots of fun and, for many, very rewarding in the form of walking away with one or more of the many prizes.

This year’s banquet will be held at The Painted View Ranch on Saturday, August 26, at 5:00pm. For advance tickets and more information, go to the following Web site address: 

Powered Gate Installation Status as of June 27th

The installation of the powered gate has been completed. However, access to/from the range is still via the normal manual lock procedure.

We plan to switch from the manual lock to the powered gate on Saturday, July 22nd. Confirmation of this switchover schedule, as well as assignment of individual access codes, will be communicated via e-mail to all 2017 members.

Bi-weekly Range Closures – Sheriff Dept Training

The range is closed the 2nd & 4th Wednesday of each month ALL DAY [from 7:00am to midnight] for Custer County Sheriff Department training.