Mailing address: Springfield Benchrest Rifle Club P.O. Box 4543 Springfield, Mo. 65808
Physical address: 646 Kastendieck Rd., Billings, MO
When was the Club founded? A: 1968. Some of the founding members are still active in the club!
Is membership limited? A: Yes. We have a limit of 275 dues paying members.
What facilities are at the range? A. Facilities vary. We have a cowboy range, a 25 yard range with covered benches, and 50, 75, 100, 200 and 300 yard ranges, all with covered benches. We have 2 informal clay bird throwers as well.
Are you affiliated with any national groups? A. Yes. We are a NRA affiliated range.
What can I shoot? A: Generally, whatever you want. No fully automatic or bump fire weapons. No rifles or shotguns on the pistol ranges or at pistol/steel targets.
How much are dues? A: There’s a $200 initiation fee and dues are $200 per year.
Do I have to be a member to shoot matches? A: No. The range is open during the public during scheduled matches.
Do I have to be a member to practice at the range? A: Yes.
How can I become a member? Simply click the membership page and fill out the linked application. You’ll need a sponsoring member. Read the membership page for more information.
What are the club members like? The strength of the Springfield Benchrest Rifle Club is its outstanding membership; club members come from all walks of life. You will meet some genuinely nice people at the range.
What’s expected of members? Club members must be upright, law abiding citizens, who are legally able to own and purchase firearms in the state of Missouri. All members and guests are expected to abide by the rules of the club and to conduct themselves in a safe, polite manner, showing respect to other shooters on the range. Members and prospective members are asked to contribute their skills to the club by their participation in scheduled work days at the range.
How do I get to the range? The club is located at 646 Kastendeck road, which is about one and one half miles west of billings, mo. Directions from billings are: go west about one and one half miles on highway 60 toward Marionville, mo. Turn right on Kastendeck road. *this is the first road on your right after you pass the yellow blinking signal light and go through the passing zone on hwy. 60. After you have turned right on Kastendeck road, it comes to a “t” after about ten yards. Bear to the left, go past a small white house, over the rail road tracks and about 500 yards down the road, you will see the range facility on your left.
What if I want a tour? Just click on the information page and let us know. We’ll get right back to you and set up a tour.
We’ll see you at the range!