Sapphire Mountain Men Events 2021

Monthly shooting competitions for members are held the second Sunday of every month at 1:00 pm. 
 
Hellgate Civilian Shooting Range, Zaugg St, Bonner, MT. 
$5 shooting fee, or $10 for the family
Public is invited. If you have never tried blackpowder shooting come to the club shoot. We welcome instructing new shooters!

January 

  • Jan 10 – Jack Frost Shoot              
    • Rifle at Paper targets 
  • Jan 16  -HIVERNANT -Cancelled due to Covid-19
    • Pot Luck and Annual Meeting 

    • Officer elections to be held at Wildhorse rendezvous-May 2021

February 

  • Feb 14  -Sweetheart Shoot
    • Paper/ Heart targets-Pistol Shoot

    • Bring your sweetheart along for a fun day at the range

March

  • March 14  - Wearing of the Green /Daylight Savings 
    • Accuracy Rifle Shoot

    • Paper accuracy bench rest shoot

April

  • April 10- Members Only- Trailer Clean Up and WHR Registration Preparations
    • Saturday 11 am till completed-   Make ready for Wildhorse

  • April 11- Spring Shoot  
    • Pistol shoot at metal gongs

    • Celebrate warmer weather!

May

  • May 9-  Rendezvous Tune Up
    • Rifle shoot at metal targets
  • May 22-23  Work Weekend
    •  Set up starts at 9 am  Sat/ Sun

    • Saturday night dinner 5:30 for workers- to be determined

  • May 28-31 - Memorial Day Weekend -  Wildhorse Rendezvous

    • Fantastic weekend events planned!

    • Site open Friday am for set up

    • Registration opens Friday at 11 am

    • Competitions start Friday at 1 pm 

June

  • June 13 – Flag Day Rifle Shoot
    • Get ready for summer fun and sunshine… rifle shoot , gong, metal targets at 50-100 yards
    • Wear primitive attire-  Group photo 

July

  • July 11-  Carnival Shoot 
    • Bring Pistol & Rifle to hit baloons, straws, marshmallows and more!

    • Tentative- 4-H Muzzle-loader Competition- for Western MT Fair prizes

August

  • Aug 8 -   Sizzling Hot Summer Shoot
    • Rifle accuracy , bench rest shoot and off hand- mixed targets
    • Awards!
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September 

  • Sept  12- Game Bird Rifle Shoot 
    • Game bird season practice-metal targets
  • Sept 24-26 - SMM Camp Out/ BBQ- Sawmill Gulch 
    • MEMBERS ONLY

    • Modern or Primitive camp, rifle & mini cannon shoot

October

  • Oct 10-  Pumpkin Pistol Shoot 
    • Put a smile on the pumpkin face!

    • Cookies and apple cider

November 

  • Nov 14-   Fall Rifle Shoot
    • Paper targets at 50 and 100 yards!
  • Nov 26 - 9 Mile Community Center Turkey Shoot-Tentative
    • 10am- 3pm ​
    • Public shoot for prizes, SMM run shooting line

    • Primitive dress for participants that help shoot

December

  • Dec 12-  Santa Hat Rifle Shoot
    • Group photo- wear your primitive attire and a Santa Hat!

    • Cookies, tea and hot cocoa too 

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