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!


For Range Maintenance day this Saturday, May 25, we need someone who some who knows electrical systems to put up new light and gongs with interrupters. Please be there by 7:00 am to help out.

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!

If you have lost any items at the range, please check our Lost and Found tab to see if they have been recovered by anyone!

 
Please see our Calendar for any updates and/or instructions for events including shooting matches.
May Board Meeting will be held on May 28, 6:30 pm at Countryside Pizza, 645 River Road.
 
New Member Orientation is held monthly on the 4th Saturday (same day as Maintenance Day); Please see our Calendar for any additonal updates. The next New Member Orientation will be May 25, 2024.
Please be at the Range at 7:30 am to fill out paperwork and pay your fees before safety discussion begins.
We take cash or a check (made out to IWLA). After you pass through the gate, please turn left towards the Picnic Shelter and park anywhere in that area or along the uphill road. We take only the first 25 people/families. While you are waiting for the Orientation to start, you can earn Workbond credit by helping with setup and/or clean up around the Pistol Pits and picnic shelter.
For questions about Membership with Eugene Izaak Walton League of America Shooting Range, please contact Melanee Ellis by email at eugeneiwla@gmail.com.
 
Fob not working? Call Melanee at (541) 484-1090!
 
Board Meeting Minutes and the Chapter Constitution and Bylaws are now online! Please see IWLA Eugene Member Resources

We do NOT rent out firearms to anyone. Please make sure you bring your own firearms unless you are attending an event that says firearms are provided!

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!

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 for shooting 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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