Plymouth Rod & Gun Club

PLYMOUTH ROD AND GUN CLUB - PLYMOUTH, MAPlymouth Rod & Gun Club, located in America's hometown, is a private, nonprofit organization dedicated to protecting the environment, conserving our natural resources, fostering the participation in hunting and fishing and the shooting sports such as rifle, pistol, skeet, trap, and archery. 

Plymouth Rod & Gun Club, now in its 77th year, was founded back in 1939.  The club owns approximately 118 acres of water front property which holds:

- Trap Fields

- Skeet Fields

- Sporting Clays Course

- 24/7 Indoor Pistol Range

- Outdoor Rifle & Pistol Range

- Archery Targets

- Small Boat Landing

- Upper & Lower Clubhouse Available for Use to Members on Special Occasions

- Outdoor Pavilion House Available for Use to Members on Special Occasions


Classic Shots of the Lower Club House from the 1940 (Thank you George Holmes).  Click to expand.

2017 Member Donations

The club would like to thank the following members who have contributed a donation to the club. The donations are very much appreciated and help in the completion of many of the projects that are ongoing around the club. The executive board and membership wish to thank all the donors for their generosity.

John L. Adams
Paul J. Afanasiw, Jr
Richard H. Kmiec
Peter A. Balboni
Wayne M. Black
Edward B. Maccaferri, Jr
Christopher S. Mckay
Thomas S. Meachen, Sr
Paul T. Murphy
Frank W. Cronin, Jr
James A. Philip
Sean-Michael Delaney
Dennis G. Seward
Bernard Sidman
Stephen P. Smith
Dennis R. Soares
Donald J. Sweetser
Walter W. Fray
Richard E. Valzania
Antonio Viscariello
John S. Viscariello
William E. Handy III
Carlton G. Hoagland

The Locks Have Been Changed

As you collect your 2017 key from Dave Nelson, please deposit your old one in the wall can near the entrance door. Like brass, we recycle.

Range Orientations

Outdoor range orientations are scheduled for first Saturday following the monthly meeting (which is held on the first Monday of the month). The orientation is a walk-through of the Outdoor range and begins at 9:00 AM sharp.  Rules and regulations and other pertinent information for the area are explained. If you have any questions regarding this orientation, please contact please contact Mr. Dan Donovan at

The Indoor range orientation will be held immediately following the Outdoor orientation at 10 AM at the Indoor Pistol range on the same dates. This is a live fire exercise and you will be required to bring a firearm (any caliber), a target, 10 rounds of ammunition, and eye and ear protection. (Targets may also be purchased at the range.)  If you have any questions regarding this orientation, please contact please contact Mr. Walter Fray at

Completion of the orientations is required before any use of the ranges is permitted by the member.

New Members

The Plymouth Rod & Gun Club, has closed its membership to all new applicants. Anyone wishing to be considered for membership in the future may request to be placed on a waiting list by contacting the club’s secretary at 508-746-8887 or by email to  You must have a club sponsor in order for your name to be added to the waiting list and for your application to be considered.  Please read the "membership page" for more details.

Policy Notes

Junior members of the Club and Guests must be under the direct supervision of a Regular member of the Club at all times.  While on the shooting line, all Junior Members and Guests will  be supervised on a one-on-one basis by a club member no matter what their level of experience may be.  Members will stand behind and observe the Junior member or the Guest while they are shooting.  Side-by-Side shooting of the member and their guest is not allowed unless during a sanctioned club event.

We encourage Junior members to become involved in any the Club’s sporting activities. Guests of members are welcome and are encouraged to become members of the Club after 3 visits.  Note that the club does not allow any for-profit training on its property.

Plymouth Rod & Gun Club policy expressly prohibits professional instruction on club property.  Violation of this policy will adversely affect one's club membership.  This policy is in effect due to liability and insurance issues.

This website is intended to convey general information only. Please contact the club directly for all details.
Plymouth Rod & Gun Club, Inc., 225 South Meadow Road, P.O. Box 3121, Plymouth, MA 02361-3121
Copyright 2017

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