Great Basin 2017 Schedule

Howdy All

Here are the dates for our 2017 shooting schedule.

There are some changes from last year so read carefully.  The Buffalo Match is changing, the Billy Dixon schedule is changing and some other matches are moving.  Also, we now have a security gate since last Fall.

  • April: 28, 29, 30
  • May: 26, 27, 28
  • June: 23, 24, 25 – Adobe Walls Battle
  • July: 21, 22, 23
  • Aug: 25, 26, 27
  • Sept: 22, 23, 24
  • Oct: 27, 28, 29

Also please read The Event Attire Link here. Let’s all try to dress more closely to that concept this season for the Buffalo Match.

Due to complaints of back fatigue, leg fatigue, rump fatigue we have had to shorten the Buffalo Match to accommodate the “angry old white men”.

Friday starting at 8:00 AM

  • World War II and earlier Military Bolt Action Rifle Match: 200 yds. to 500 yds.
  • Pre 1900 Military Single Shot Rifle Match: 200 yds. to 500 yds.
  • Lever Action Big Bore Match: 200 yds. to 500 yds.
  • All matches 28 rds. each including sighters (2 sighters and 5 for score at each range).

Friday starting at 1:00 PM: Range open for practice.

Saturday starting at 8:00 AM

  • Buffalo Match: 700 yds. to 1000 yds. or 800 yds. to 1200 yds.
  • 40 rds. including sighters (2 sighters and 8 for score at each range).

Saturday starting at PM

  • Mid Range Rifle Match: 300 yds. to 600 yds.
  • 28 rds. including sighters (2 sighters and 5 for score at each range).

Sunday starting at 8:00 AM

  • Vintage 22 cal. Rimfire Rifle Match: 50 yds. to 200 yds.
  • Vintage 25 cal. Rifle Match: 50 yds. to 200 yds.
  • Pistol cal. Lever Action Rifle Match: 50 yds. to 200 yds.
  • All matches 28 rds. each including sighters (2 sighters and 5 for score at each range).

June 24th

  • The 3nd Annual Adobe Walls Battle. This is a team match, teams drawn from the hat. No individual scores. This is the match of the year don’t miss it.

The Billy Dixon Renegade Match will only be engaged at the Adobe Walls Battle.

We will have the Berdan Sharpshooters target up most months to be tried at shooters leisure.

New Security Gate

  • There is a new security gate on the West entrance this year. Please use our event combination you receive in email.
  • Please do not use the East gate. It is combination operated.

Warmest Regards

Brownie