Palmerton, PA – Palmerton Rod & Gun Club

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Address
225 Gun Club Rd.
Palmerton, PA 18071


Upcoming Events

Website: www.palmertonrgc.org/

Both Centerfire and 22 Rimfire rifles are normally allowed at this location. Please check each particular event for details though since some events have different requirements.

EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY THE USE OF SMITH AND WESSON M&P 15/22’S AT AN APPLESEED ARE HEREBY TEMPORARILY PROHIBITED DUE TO RECENT SAFETY ISSUES.

Please Read: How to Prepare for an Event

Safety Notice:

Rifles must be cased and left in vehicle until after the Safety Briefing. Do Not bring your firearms out until instructed to bring them to the firing line. No loaded firearms on the range unless on the firing line and load command has been given. Eye and ear protection required. No illegal firearms are allowed. Some ranges are .22 rimfire only. At ranges that allow centerfire no rifle cartridges over 8mm cal or handgun cartridges over .45 cal are allowed.

Range Fee: $5 per person

Camping Available:

60 “primitive” campsites onsite, potable water available.

If you plan on camping please use the contact list below to make arrangements.

Be warned!  Several of the nearby offsite campgrounds are “clothing optional.”

Hotels:

Country Inn & Suites  4.5 miles away
1619 Interchange Rd
Lehighton, PA 18235
(610) 379-5066

Hampton Inn  5.3 miles away
877 Interchange Rd
Lehighton, PA  18235
(610) 377-3400

Mooney’s Motel  6.3 miles away
350 State Rd.
Lehighton, PA  18235
(610) 377-5080

Mahoning Inn  6.5 miles away
71 Blakeslee Blvd.
Lehighton, PA  18235
(610) 377-1600

Directions:

From I-476 North-South PA Turnpike
- Take exit 74 for US-209 toward Lehighton
- Keep right at fork - continue toward US-209/Interchange Rd 3.4mi
- Slight right at Stage Coach Rd W 0.4mi
- Right at Hazlewood Rd  0.1mi
- 2nd left onto Gun Club Rd 0.3mi
destination on left

From Stroudsburg and East
- Take US-209S toward Lehighton
- Turn Left at Hazlewood Rd 0.5mi
- Turn left at Gun Club Rd.  0.3mi
destination on left

GPS: 40.8436943,-75.6064655

State Laws to be aware of:

State gun laws at the NRA: nraila.org/gun-laws/state-gun-laws/.aspx
State gun laws at GLBS: gunlawsbystate.com/#!/states/-gun-laws

It is the responsibility of attendees to know and comply with all and Federal Firearms Laws.

 

Misc:

We recommend bringing extra water and light snacks in addition to lunch.

All rifles cased and left in vehicle until after Safety Briefing and after you are instructed to bring them to the firing line. Pistols left in vehicle for entire event. No loaded firearms on the range unless on the firing line and load command has been given. Eye and ear protection required.

Most of the instruction will be at 25 meters. After the marksmanship improves, there may be an opportunity for 100 meter shooting.

No alcohol permitted

For more information contact:

Name: Tom Scheller - PM Chainsaw on Appleseed Forum Email Address: PA@appleseedinfo.org Phone: (570)335-3172