Varsity Turkey Shoot has been canceled
Please direct any questions to Reid Hall 801-582-3663 or ReidR.Hall@scouting.org
2014 Varsity Turkey Shoot
What is a Turkey Shoot?
Each team must consist of five members and may be any mix of youth and adults.
You can shoot trap or shoot .22 rifles this year. You must supply your own shotguns or rifles, and ammo.
Trap is usually shot with 12 gauge shotgun, but you may chose a smaller gauge. Scouts must be 14 or older to shoot shotgun.
This year's .22 Rifle Turkey Shoot will be from 11am to 1pm and any Scout from age 11 or older. You will shoot 50 feet, sitting or kneeling at paper targets. Best score wins. For the .22 rifles, the 5 person team must have all open sights or all scoped, no mixed combinations to be fair to all.
When: November 8, 2014
Registration opens at 8:30am
Trap shooting runs from 9am-2pm
.22 Rifle shooting runs from 11am-1pm
Times are assigned at 15 minute intervals
Cost: $25.00 per team (Maximum of 5 per team) through November 3, 2014
On sight registration will be available based on space availability or if
there are teams that are no shows.
No refunds after Nov 3, 2014
Where: Lee Kay Center
6000 W 2100 S, Salt Lake City, Ut 84128
Ties will be resolved by a shoot off.
One person in each group will win a turkey.
Weather is NOT a stopping factor unless the Lee Kay Center shuts down.
Click Here à Turkey Shoot Flyer
We suggest teams practice before the turkey shoot.
This will not only increase your chances of scoring well for the prizes,
but will also give you an opportunity to learn gun safety in a less crowded
atmosphere. Gun range orientaion will be mandatory before shooting.
What to Bring
1. Bring your own shotguns or rifles
2. Bring your own ammo
3. Bring Eye and Ear protections for each shooter
Lee Kay provides eye protection for $4 and ear plugs for $.50
4. Registration Receipt
5. Warm clothes and a snack
At the Event:
Review Range Rules & etiquette
Remember the three rules for safe gun handling
1. Always keep the gun pointed in a safe direction
2. Always keep your finger off the trigger until ready to shoot.
3. Always keep the gun unloaded until ready to shoot.
Teams waiting their turn to shoot should keep their shotguns in the racks provided.
Be familiar with the operation of your shotgun before attempting to use it.
No horseplay on or near the firing line.
No turkeys are harmed during this event