Eugene IWLA
 

Eugene Chapter

The Eugene Chapter of the Izaak Walton League has worked to provide a safe and convenient place to practice shooting for local residents for over 50 years. We are a members only range and not open to the public. The chapter and members also participate in a wide variety of voluntary conservation efforts affecting our land and wildlife. We welcome newcomers to the chapter and encourage stewardship of the land.

Range is Open for all current members!


The range is open daily from 8:00AM to 7:00PM or sundown, whichever is earlier. The fourth Saturday of each month is range clean-up day. All or part of the range may be closed for repair, maintenance, or improvements. Eugene Chapter members are encouraged to volunteer for these activities and earn hours toward your work bond (which means you pay less for your Range Use Fee). Please remember to put a note with your name, the date, what you did, and the number of hours you spent, into the boxes in either pistol bay 3 or at the rifle range or by emailing workbondhours@gmail.com whenever you do any work on the range so you can get credit for it!

Eugene IWLA Board is needs a Secretary! If you are interested, please attend the next Board Meeting on September 27, 6:30 pm to discuss your interest with the board. If you have any questions, please email eugeneiwla@gmail.com.

Sighting In Days starts Saturday, September 16, at 8 am and runs through Saturday, September 30! Monday through Thursday hours are noon to 4:30 pm; Friday, Saturday and Sunday hours are 8 am to 4:30 pm. Please remember that during Sighting In Days hours of operations, the rifle range is closed to regular shooting.
This is the biggest fundraiser for the range!
Members who volunteer time at Sighting In Days get credit toward their workbond which lowers their range fee!
Dates are September 16 - September 30. Shifts are 4 or 4 1/2 hours: on weekends, 8 am to Noon and Noon to 4:30 pm; weekdays noon to 4:30 pm.
To volunteer, please contact Eric Huggins, (541) 321-9409, huggins4@live.com.
 

Thursday, September 15 the Rifle Range will be closed to set up for Sighting In Days which will start on September 16. Please check the Calendar for updates on any other closures.

Prorated membership fees go into effect at the August 27 New Member Orientation.

Prorated fees will be as follows:
Regular:
No September Orientation
October: $108 ($70 IWLA National dues + $33 Chapter Range Fees (70% discount) + $5 Gate Access device fee).
No New Member Orientation for November or December.
Family:
No September Orientation
October: $163 ($105 IWLA National dues + $48 Eugene Chapter Range Fees (70% discount) + $10 Gate access Device fee).
For questions about Membership with Eugene Izaak Walton League of America Shooting Range, please contact Melanee Ellis by email at eugeneiwla@gmail.com or by phone at (541) 484-1090.
Please see our Calendar for any updates and/or instructions for events including shooting matches.
 
Fob not working? Call Melanee at (541) 484-1090!
 
SplatNEW! Board Meeting Minutes and the Chapter Constitution and Bylaws are now online! Please see IWLA Eugene Member Resources
 

Please pick up after yourself after shooting! This means, take down your targets, clean up any garbage, and pick up your spent shells!

Lead Harvesters! Protecting the environment is one of the main precepts of the Izaak Walton League of America. Harvesting lead from the range is one of the ways the Eugene Chapter adheres to this ideal. We report the amount that has been harvested to the DEQ to show that we are serious about keeping our land clean. If you are harvesting lead from the Range, please let us know! Please email at eugeneiwla@gmail.com. We would love to find out how much you have harvested! That information will be used in a report we do for the DEQ, but your name will not be used. Thanks for helping us make our environment better!

IWL Ladies Steel Matches will start up again Sunday, April 24, 2022! All skill levels welcome. $20 fee. Early arrival to help set up is appreciated. New shooters should be there by 8:30 for new shooter orientation.
For more information, contact Gina Gardner 541/554-4129 or email: ginaggaits@gmail.com.

Remember, for every hour you work at the Range, you get $10.00 off your Range Use Fee at the next renewal (Workbond credit)! Don't forget to put a note into one of the boxes in either pistol bay 3 or at the rifle range or by emailing workbondhours@gmail.com whenever you do any work on the range. Please include your name, the date, the number of hours you worked, and what you did for that time to make sure you get your credit for it.

 
NOTICE: BOARD AUTHORIZED STEEL TARGETS AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE! More information here.
 
Please remember that during Board authorized events, the portion of the range that is being used for that event is closed to nonparticipants.
 

Range Safety information is in our Range Manual (must have Adobe Acrobat).

Rifle Range Bays    Long view rifle range

Map of the shooting range location. Address is 30930 Izaak Walton Rd. (sometimes spelled "Isaac" Walton). Mailing address for the chapter is IWLA; P.O. Box 2247; Eugene, OR 97402.
 

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