The annual City of Orange Beach Junior Marksmanship Program will include a Clay Shoot on Saturday, July 9th and a Rifle Shoot on Saturday, July 16th at the city’s shooting range.
The program, conducted in conjunction with the State of Alabama Department of Conservation, Wildlife & Freshwater Fisheries Division, is open to children ages 8 to 15. Younger and older children may attend pending approval - call 251-980-5946 for more information.
- The Clay Shoot will be held from 8 a.m. to noon July 9th. Participants will learn an introduction to clay shooting. Firearms safety is stressed throughout the entire event.
- The Rifle Shoot will be held from 8 a.m. to noon July 16th. Participants will learn an introduction to rifle shooting. Firearms safety is stressed throughout the entire event.
Each event is first come, first served and limited to 30 participants. The fee is $10 for each event. Registration forms can be picked up and returned to Orange Beach City Hall and the Orange Beach Recreation Center.
The shooting range is located at 23111 Russian Road. From the Foley Beach Express take University Lane between Columbia Southern University and Baldwin EMC. Take first left onto Roscoe Road and then first right onto Russian Road. Follow the signs from there.
This event is subject to cancellation due to range availability and weather.
For more information, contact 251-980-5946.