SHOOT ON! There are lots of shooting sport events coming up to get you set for all your fall field activities. From sampling shotguns to signing kids up for another exciting season of CTL, we’ve got the skinny on all the great shotgunning events on the calendar.
Featured Photo: Shooters take aim at Capital City Sporting Clays. Simonson Photo.
WEATHER (Bismarck Forecast):
Today: Fri 7/27 – Calm – Hi 75, Lo 53, Winds L&V.
Tomorrow: Sat 7/28 – Near Copy. Hi 77, Lo 55, Winds L&V
SOLUNAR (Bismarck Times):
Sunrise: 6:18AM Sunset: 9:20PM
Moonrise: 9:26PM Moonset 6:02AM
Overhead: 1:23AM Underfoot: 1:46PM
Moon Phase: Full at 3:20PM
EDGE HOUR: 9:00-10:00PM. Sunset with moonrise, and a powerful late-July “ripening” full moon will start your weekend off with an awesome Edge Hour.
4H GUNNERS. The North Dakota State 4-H State Shoot is taking place in Bismarck on Aug. 11 at Capital City Gun Club and Capital City Sporting Clays. Those looking to participate can sign up here for the bargain basement price of $35 for 200 targets of trap, skeet and sporting clays!
STAY SHARPTAIL. The Sharptail Shoot will be taking place at Capital City Gun Club on Aug. 18 & 19. With multiple single, double and handicap events there’s a shoot for everyone at the final summer program – including multiple youth categories – at CCGC.
CTL SIGN-UP. The Missouri River Clay Target League, host organization for the six Bismarck-Mandan area high school CTL teams, will be conducting sign-up meetings at Capital City Gun Club on Aug. 27 and 29 at 6:30 pm for all six squads’ fall seasons. For information on teams around the state, visit the ND CTL homepage.
BONUS! Don’t forget to check out the Bismarck Scheels Shotgun Demo at Capital City Sporting Clays on Aug. 16 from 4-7pm. Field and trap guns from Remington, Winchester, Benelli and more will be available to try for free!