FAQs - Frequently Asked Questions

We have complied a list of frequently asked questions

What is Rifles and Reels?

Rifles and Reels Game & Fish is a club that promotes the shooting sports of archery, pistols, rifles and shotguns.  For more information on our different ranges, please click on the RANGES page.

How does Rifles and Reels operate?

Rifles and Reels has been in operation since the 1960’s and is located in Garson, Ontario at 950 Goodwill drive.  We are a self-sufficient and volunteer run club that relies on membership fees for our income and the work of members who can volunteer their time, labour and efforts to maintain, improve and upgrade the club as time and money allows.  Although the club does pay contractors for certain services, a lot of the maintenance, clean-up work, and small projects would not be possible without the help of dedicated members volunteering to help.

How do I become a Member of Rifles and Reels?

For information regarding our membership options, please visit the MEMBERSHIP page for more information.

Once you select the membership option thats right for you, please register online through our application form.  Once you’ve filled it out, you will be contacted to arrange for an orientation time and other details.  We accept payment via EMT or cash and issue a receipt for each transaction.

What is expected of me once I become a club member?

Members are expected to use the facility in accordance with laws and regulations of Canada and Ontario as well as our own club RULES

 

Members are expected to treat the facility as if it were their own property and not engage in any manner of disrespectful or destructive behaviour, such as damaging club property.  Members are also encouraged to volunteer and help with club activities, expansions and maintenance.

Does Rifles and Reels offer Pro-Rating memberships?

Pro-Rated memberships are only available for new members and run from October 1st - December 31st of the current calendar year.

Pro-Rated memberships must be purchased in addition with a full year membership for the following year. See our MEMBERSHIP page for more information.

Is Rifles and Reels a public range? 

Rifles and Reels is a members only range.  We do not rent firearms or sell ammunition on-site.