Dorchester Rifle & Pistol Club

Sandringham Sports Centre, Fordington Fields, Dorchester

DRPC

Outdoor Range

Looking Down Range
Looking Down Range

The Clubs Outdoor Range is Situated at

Old Army Camp
Piddlehinton
Dorchester
Dorset
DT2 7UA

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Firing Line
Competition Shoot

Facilities at the Outdoor Range

The Piddlehinton Range comprises a 100yard rim fire range and a 25metre pistol range for the Following Disciplines

50yds, 50 metres and 100yds, using the 100yds firing point for small bore rim fire rifles- prone

20yds, and 25metres, using targets in the ricochet pit -pistol, black powder pistols - standing

100yrd Targets
100yrd Targets

Note there are restrictions on the maximum calibre( .22 and .455 for the rifle and pistol ranges respectively), muzzel velocity and muzzel energy of firearms.

Dorset Small-Bore Rifle and Pistol Association use this Range on a number of weekends for County Competitions during the Summer (these dates will be posted when available)


Dorchester Outdoor Range Opening Times

Day
Date
Times
Remarks
Every Tuesday April to October 1730 until Dusk .22 Rifle Shooting
Every Thursday April to October 1400 to 1630 .22 Rifle Shooting
2nd Sunday each month All year 1100 to 1300 Field Target Air Rifle