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Trap Shooting

It’s Beginning To Feel A Lot Like Hunting Season

By | EVENTS, News, Skeet Shooting, Trap Shooting

There’s something about this cooler weather that makes us feel like getting out there and hunting. The cool, crisp air seems to be whistling to us, summoning us to the great outdoors with our guns and warm gear. While others are out shopping until they drop for that perfect holiday gift, we’ll be outside giving ourselves the gift of pure enjoyment and merriment for the holiday season. Read More

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You Say You’re A Novice At Shooting? No Problem For Etowah Valley Sporting Clays

By | News, Rules and Safety, Skeet Shooting, Trap Shooting

“The expert in anything was once a beginner.”

If you’re feeling hesitant about learning to shoot a shotgun, don’t worry! We were nervous at one point as well. Every single one of us at Etowah Valley Sporting Clays had a first time when we picked up and shot a shotgun. You could also place a bet on each of us remembering the exact moment, feeling and place where we shot it too! Read More

Clay Target Shooting-An Opportunity For Your Child To Focus On Something Other Than A Screen

By | News, Skeet Shooting, Trap Shooting

Clay Target Shooting-An Opportunity For Your Child To Focus On Something Other Than A Screen

Screen Free Week is coming in the spring of 2019. It is an “annual, international celebration when families, schools, and communities swap digital entertainment for the joys of life beyond the screen.” According to the program, “it’s a chance for children-and adults- to power down and reconnect with the world around them.” Read More

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Three Reasons To Book Your Next Business Outing At Etowah Valley Game Preserve And Get The Most Bang For Your Buck

By | News, Skeet Shooting, Trap Shooting

Three Reasons To Book Your Next Business Outing At Etowah Valley Game Preserve And Get The Most Bang For Your Buck

Creative business outings are becoming more popular as companies and employers look for ways to promote productivity and team bonding experiences. In the past, companies used to incorporate trust falls and ropes courses to create effective team bonding experiences. However, these attempts are outdated and employees are looking for experiences that are impactful, while employers are looking to get a big bang for their buck when it comes to business outing options. Read More

Rules and Etiquette for Sport Shooting

By | News, Rules and Safety, Skeet Shooting, Trap Shooting

Rules and Etiquette for Sport Shooting

While each type of sport shooting has its own etiquette, there are some basic rules and protocol that should be followed for all shooters. Not only are these rules for safety, they are meant to make the experience more enjoyable and efficient for everyone. At EVSC, we are happy to help beginners learn the basics of the sports we offer and the best way to interact with other shooters. This is so that everyone has a momentous day of shooting when they visit our park. Read More

Is Trap or Skeet Shooting Better for Beginners?

By | News, Skeet Shooting, Trap Shooting

Is Trap or Skeet Shooting Better for Beginners?

A common question amongst sport shooting beginners is what type of shooting is best to begin learning the sport? While a new shooter can start on almost any type of shooting, whether it be trap, skeet or sporting clays, most start with trap or skeet. If you ask different veteran shooters which is best for beginners, you may get varying answers. However, for many beginners, trap shooting can offer some advantages. Read More