Welcome to the West Chester Gun Club

The West Chester Gun Club and Athletic Association is a shotgun sporting club located in the heart of Chester County, PA outside of West Chester Pa, and just south of Exton, PA. We are one of the oldest clubs in the state with our incorporation date of April 1898.

We offer trapshooting every Tuesday afternoon and Sunday’s on our 4 lighted trap fields. West Chester Gun Club is open to the public for general practice and registered shoots. Registered ATA shoots are held on the first Sunday between March and October.

Our friendly members welcome all members and guest for a day of fun clay breaking and camaraderie.

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Latest News

New training courses added to Chester County Night School

Looking to get started in trapshooting or know someone who is? This fall we have 4 courses with Chester County Night School.

2 Week Course – Introduction to Trapshooting

This course takes place on Tuesdays over two weeks to introduce the shooter to the game of trapshooting. Whether you are a first time shooter or just looking knock the dust of and learn trapshooting, this course is for everyone. 10 students per class.

Tuesday, September 20th & 27th – 6pm – 8:30

Tuesday, October 11th & 18th – 6pm – 8:30

1 day – Women’s Only – Introduction to Trapshooting

Ladies only for this class. Similar to the 2 week course but in one day. This ladies only course is for the lady who might not be comfortable just yet. First time shooters welcome as we explain the sport and methodology behind the game of trapshooting. 7 students per class

Sunday, September 18, 11am – 1pm

Intermediate Trapshooting

This class is for the shooter who has many rounds through the gun and is looking to increase their score. We will work on hard angles and then move to some drills to try and improve your consistency. Also provided are skills which you will need to follow up with on the range. 2 – 3 boxes of shells.

Sunday, October 9th – 11am – 1pm

Register for Classes

register for any of these classes at ChesterCountyNightSchool.org. All our classes fill up fast. If the class is full, add yourself to the wait list. We try to get one more class in before the winter for all wait list students


SKB Century III Winner

Sunday July 17th we pulled the ticket for the SKB Century III trap gun raffle.

Congratulations to Ed G with ticket number 271.

We had a runner up prize for a flat of shells. Congratulations to John C with ticket number 246.

Thank you to all that participated.  Your donation will help Main Line Trap Youth Program in their competition and training expenses.

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Chester County Day Shoot Results

Congratulations to John Cavalli with his High Over All of 191 to take home the Championship.

The remaining prizes are:

Shooter Name Trophy
Ray Natale Jr. Singles Club Champion
Dave Pennypacker Singles Club Runner Up
Reid Cohn A Singles Open Champion
Gerry Little Singles Sr. Vet
Rick Scholz Singles Vet
Celesta Moore Singles Lady Club
Robin Pinch Singles Lady Open
Fran Jacobs iv Singles Junior
Kris Ray Singles Class A
Jon Karmilowicz Jr. Singles Class B
Rob Rittler Singles Class C
Kurt William Singles Class D
Nathan Metzler Handicap Open Champ
Victor Krone Handicap Club Champ
Nick Fantanarosa Handicap Club Runner Up
Jon Karmilowicz Sr. Handicap Sr. Vet
Charlie Suter Handicap Vet
Celesta Moore Handicap Lady Club
Robin Pinch Handicap Lady Open
Fran Jacobs iv Handicap Junior
Bob Hofman Handicap 25-27 Yards
Jon Karmilowicz Jr. Handicap 22-24 Yards
Karen Fini Handicap 18-21 Yards
Chester County Days Silver Trophy Prizes.

Chester County Days Silver Trophy Prizes.

Full results at: http://www.westchestergunclub.com/news/shoot_results/2016-chester-county-days/

Last Chance to Get Raffle Tickets for the SKB Century III Trap Gun

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If you haven’t purchased your tickets yet, now is the time to do so. We were trying to get 300 tickets sold but only have 120, so your chances are good. We are looking to raffle the gun off this weekend at the Chester County Days shoot. Tickets can be purchased at the club house or online.

All online tickets will have their entry transferred to a physical ticket stub for the drawing. Tuesday and Sunday are the last chances to get tickets at the club house.

If we reach 150 tickets, the club will add in a runner up prize, 1 flat of shells.

Purchase online tickets at:
Shell Size: 12 gauge
Receiver: Steel, Blue Finish, Laser Engraving
Barrel: 30″ Vented Rib, Target Sight, 2 3/4″ chamber
Action: Gold Plated Trigger, Manual top Tang Safety
Stock: Oil Finished Grade II Walnut,
Comb: Adjustable
Butt Plate: Adjustable, Pachmayr XLT Butt Pad
Length of pull: 14″ to 15 1/4″