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Welcome to the San Luis Obispo Sportsmen's Association.     See the About Us section for an introduction to our club and the many activities at our range..

News and Upcoming Events:


Please explore our website and come visit our range.    We have world class Rifle-Pistol, Trap & Skeet, and Archery ranges.   We offer safety and introduction education through the Hunter Safety classes and GALS program.  We have a variety of monthly matches including Muzzleloader, Cowboy Action Shooting, High Power, and a variety of action pistol and related matches (IDPA, ICORE, Steel Challenge, USPSA, Rimfire, 3-gun and Tactical Shotgun).    You will find more information about each by clicking on the blue bubbles across the top of this website. (On a mobile device?  You may have to click the screen icon at the bottom in order to get to our full site and expose the blue topic bubbles on the screen)

"WHAT ARE THE RANGE HOURS?"   SLOSA operates a number of different ranges (Rifle-Pistol, Shotgun, Archery) as well as many monthly or weekly matches.   Each range and match has its own schedule.   Below are the hours for our three main public ranges along with links for more info.    Need info on one of the other matches or event?   Look across the top of the screen for the blue "bubble" with the topic of interest.   (On a mobile device?  You may have to click the screen icon at the bottom in order to get to our full site and expose the blue topic bubbles on the screen) 
Hours for Rifle-Pistol
Starting January 1, 2016, the Trap & Skeet range has new hours as shown below.
   Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday:  8AM to 4PM
   Thursday & Friday evening 6PM - 9PM
       Closed Tuesday & Wednesday
Hours for Shotgun (Trap & Skeet)
   Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday:   9AM - 2PM
   Thursday & Friday evening:   3PM - 8PM
       Closed Tuesday & Wednesday
Hours for Archery
   Thursday & Friday:   3PM - 8PM
Saturday & Sunday: 9AM - 2PM
        Closed Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday
But Google says your hours are...
Unfortunately, the Google business summary page seems to only allow one set of hours to be shown for a business.   We have a variety of ranges (rifle-pistol, shotgun, archery, action pistol, cowboy action, muzzleloader) each with their own hours.   We are looking into it but it doesn't appear that the Google Business summary will allow that level of detail in the hours listed.  So we had to pick one set of hours to list and we picked Rifle-pistol because that is by far our most visited range.   You will always find the detailed hours for each range listed here at and we apologize for any confusion that the Google listing creates.
Student Night on the Rifle-Pistol range
Friday Night is Student Night at the Rifle-Pistol range.   Bring your student ID to the Friday night session (6PM-9PM) and shoot for $5 even if you aren't a member.
Popgun Night
Popgun Night is our monthly family-oriented rimfire-only evening at the rifle range.   We start Popgun night at 5 PM and it goes until about 8.  Popgun Night is the first Saturday of each month.  The next one is Saturday November 5th starting at 5PM at the SLOSA Rifle-Pistol range.  See the  Youth Activities page  for additional information. 


Consider a SLOSA membership.    In addition to helping us create and maintain our world-class facility, your membership will get you a discount on range fees and will give you first access to information about upcoming events at the range.    A memberships is valid for the family (you, your spouse and any minor children).   Memberships are $50 for a year (12 months from the date you join) or $200 for 5 years or $500 for a lifetime membership.   You can join online here:  Member Signup / Information    You can also join at the rifle/pistol or shotgun/archery ranges during their normal operating hours.   Are you an existing member who wants to renew online?  Click here for help with renewing online. 
Come by and check us out!
Stop by and check our our world class Rifle/Pistol,  Shotgun, and Archery ranges and all the other events and matches.   Visitors are always welcome during any of the range's normal operating hours.   Hearing and eye protection is required when the range is in operation.  It is available for loan if you do not have it -- ask!      
"What else is going on?"
Our three main public ranges are rifle&pistol, trap&skeet,  and archery.  In addition to those three ranges, there are a wide variety of specialty venues/matches at SLOSA.   If you want more information about any of these matches, follow the highlighted links here:   Chorro Valley Regulators   Muzzleloaders   and the various matches at the Hogue Action Pistol range:   IDPA   ICORE   USPSA   Steel Challenge   USPSA-3-Gun   USPSA Tactical Shotgun   Rimfire Match     You can also find detailed information about other programs by following these links:   Hunter Safety   High Power Match   GALs   Youth Activities       

The range is located off of Highway 1 between San Luis Obispo and Morro Bay.    To find us, map our physical address: 3270 Gilardi Road, San Luis Obispo, CA or follow this link: