Ruidoso Gun Club

The Ruidoso Gun Club Range.

Located on Hale Lake Road, mile marker 266 on Hwy 70 north
just past Connelly's Nursery, about 1 mile outside Ruidoso Downs,
New Mexico.

Keys are managed by Fire Power Gun and Pawn.

Range Fees are $10.00 a day (a $50.00 deposit is required)


$50.00 per year. 



Ruidoso Gun Club
News Letter

(Single Action Shooters Society)

has use of the range the 2nd Saturday of each month.

The range is closed to all but SASS shooting.


        500 Meter Outdoor Range 


                5 shooting benches, all covered

                            500 Meter Range    5 Berms   one every 100 meters

                                          Steel target gongs  (2' X 2') square at 50 meters, 100 meters
                                                            and every 100 meters to 500 meters




                        Shooting a bowling pin hanging at 500 meters.   We always have fun at the range.

     50 Meter covered Pistol Shooting Range


                                 not allowed

          Covered shooting area with shelf.    (50 meter line)

               Metal Target holders (4' high by 6' long)

                Bleachers located on both rifle and pistol ranges


Range Rules

We have help cleaning up the range


Ruidoso Gun Club

Range Rules


Rules must be observed at all times.


  1. No Alcohol!

  1. No smoking during periods of high danger and when posted.

   3.    All weapons will be treated as loaded, always.

                  Weapons will be pointed down range at all times

                  Do not point your gun at anything you do not intend to shoot.

                  Keep your finger off the trigger until you are ready to shoot.

                  Be sure of your target.

                  All shooting will be from the firing line, (covered and concrete)

    4.  Any shooter or person on the range may call a "CEASE FIRE

               All personnel will immediately stop shooting when a "CEASE FIRE" is called.

   5.      Only pistols on the pistol range  (exception is 22 Rim fire rifles)

         6.      Pick up your own Trash.  Everyone is responsible for a clean range.

         7.       No range equipment is to be used as a target (chairs, benches, etc.)

         8.      Hearing and eye protection must be worn by all shooters and spectators.

         9.      Each member is responsible for the range.  Your range key will be shown when asked by any other member.  Each member
                   may have TWO (2) guests.

         10.  Shooters under 18 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.

         11.  Family members may accompany a member of the range but do not invite more guests than you can keep track of.  (Usually no more than 2)

         12.  Before walking down range, make sure everyone knows what you are doing.  Upon returning to the line, shout CLEAR so they
                 know the range isafe to shoot.

         13.  The range is open from Dawn until Dusk, no shooting on the range after dark..  The only exception is the Police during reserved night
                 shooting events.

                 A  copy of the Ruidoso Gun Club Safety Plan is available for reading at Fire Power Gun and Pawn.


                                                                                                             Reserving the Range


1.     To reserve the range call Fire Power Gun and Pawn 257-3943.

    2.     Reservations must be made 30 days prior to the event.  It is the userís responsibility to post three notices of reservation.  One on the gate, 
                  one on the range house and one at Fire Power Gun and Pawn.

    3.     Any member may reserve the range.  A fee of $10.00 is required for each non-member using the range during the reservation.

    4.     Police Reservations are restricted to Tuesday through Thursday and the police are the only authorized night users for the range.

    5.     Youth groups will have one adult to every three minors on the range.

    6.     Adult groups will have one safety person for every five persons on the range.  The club can provide safety personnel upon request.





If you want to ask about reserving the range or other questions, let us know at



The Ruidoso Gun Club President or (575) 336-1360




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