Hurn Rifle and Pistol Club

Welcome to the Hurn Rifle and Pistol Club

Established during the Second World War, Hurn Rifle and Pistol Club is over 60 years old. We are a warm and welcoming club with a membership of enthusiastic rifle and pistol shooters keen to advance the sport of target shooting.

We hope that this site will provide an introduction to our club and our activities. If you have any questions, then please do make contact with us by following this link.

Membership & Range fees

Membership currently full.

Annual subscriptions are £70 (plus an additional £30 administration fee for new members, which includes an NRA training package).

Our financial year is 1st June to 31st May. Members joining during the financial year will pay a proportional part of the annual subscription.

Our range fees are just £5 per week.

All new members must serve a 6 month probationary period and undergo instruction and assessment on the safe use of firearms.

No persons may shoot on the range unless they are members of the club, or part of an organised guest day and under direct supervision of a club member.


Any member wishing to can participate in the following competitions supported by Hurn Rifle and Pistol Club.

Dorset County hold winter and summer leagues and are competed in air pistol, air rifle, .22 sporting rifle and gallery rifle.

Hurn Rifle and Pistol Club also hold in-house monthly competitions for under-lever rifles and .22 rifles.

Club Facilities

Hurn Rifle and Pistol Club has a 25m outdoor range with 11 undercover firing points, including 2 turning target lanes.

There is also an indoor 10m air-gun range adjoining the club room with 4 firing points each with its own target retrieval system.

Friends & Affiliations