As part of Phase 1 of the Province’s “Restoring Safe Services” roadmap, we are re-opening ranges Monday, May 4th. There are some new (“now”?) requirements: No more than 10 people on a range – if you are #11, go back and wait in your car until someone leaves. If you are ill with COVID symptoms, … [Read more…]
Due to the chief provincial public health officer extending the public health orders issued closing non-essential businesses until May 4, we are extending the closure of all the ranges at WRPA until May 4 ALL WRPA RANGES CLOSED UNTIL 4 MAY 2020 @ 0800h The province’s media bulletin is available to read at: https://news.gov.mb.ca/news/index.html?item=47518 Please be advised … [Read more…]
Pursuant to an Order of the Chief Provincial Public Health Officer of Manitoba issued on 30 MAR 2020, all ranges at WRPA will be closed for the period from: 1 APRIL 2020 @ 0001h until 14 APRIL 2020 @ 0001h The Provincial Government’s media release is available at: https://news.gov.mb.ca/news/index.html?item=47337&posted=2020-03-30 Please be advised that adherence is not optional. All ranges … [Read more…]
The indoor range will be closed July 1, 2019 for Canada Day. Outdoor ranges are open as normal. Enjoy the day!
Members: when you come to the range, note the Range Facility Status Sign along the driveway. If you are planning to shoot at the range and the sign says “Range Closed”, pull open the sign so that it says “Caution – Range in Use – Caution”. Then swing up one of the toggles at the … [Read more…]
EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY, THE FLAG SYSTEM ON THE OUTDOOR RANGES WILL CONFORM TO THE RCMP RANGE DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION GUIDELINES (SECTION 1.7.1) The RED flag is to be flown when there is firing underway; the GREEN flag is to be flown when firing has ceased and the firing line is safe. The permanently affixed signs at … [Read more…]
On March 20, 2018 – Bill C-71 An Act to amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms was introduced and received First Reading in the House of Commons, the bill can be read on the Parliament of Canada website at: http://www.parl.ca/DocumentViewer/en/42-1/bill/C-71/first-reading While the stated intention of the Bill is public safety, the proposals therein are focused on … [Read more…]
A date has been set for the IDPA New Shooter Course to be run at the WRPA. This course is run by volunteers of the Manitoba Defensive Pistol League (MDPL) – and normally carries a cost of $50 for the course fees and $45 for the required membership in the CSSA (Canadian Shooting Sports Association). … [Read more…]
We’ve added a list of gun shows in the Manitoba/NW Ontario area to the site under Calendars > Local Gun Shows. If you have any information on shows not listed, please contact us.
April 11, 2018 @ 7:30pm Annual General Meeting Indoor Range – 1201 Miller Road The Annual General meeting will be held at the indoor range on April 11th. Full members are allowed to vote on business at the AGM, members in the first two years of membership (those with “C-” membership numbers) are not but … [Read more…]