Sporting Clays FAQ

Where is the Sporting Clays Shootout held?

The Scout Shoot is held at Salem Trap & Skeet / Mid-Valley Clays and Shooting School, 6181 Concomly Rd. in Gervais. 

Safety Requirements

  • Eye and hearing protection are required at all times on the course.

  • All participants are required to attend the safety orientation.

  • Alcohol consumption during the event is not allowed.

Event Schedule

THURSDAY, MAY 14, 2020 SPONSORS' BIG SHOT BBQ DINNER & AUCTION 

  • 3:00 pm  Shooting opens— Bring ammo

  • 5:00 pm  Group flurry competition— Bring ammo 

  • 6:00 pm  BBQ dinner with all the fixings

  • 7:00 pm  Auction 

FRIDAY, MAY 15, 2020 KERR CONTRACTORS SPORTING CLAYS SHOOTOUT
Morning Shoot:

  • 7:00 am  Check in opens

  • 7:00-8:00 am  Continental breakfast 

  • 7:30 am  Required course safety orientation

  • 8:00-11:30 am   Morning Shoot

  • 11:30-12:30  BBQ lunch

Afternoon Shoot:

  • 11:00 am  Check in opens

  • 11:30-12:30  BBQ lunch 

  • 12:30 pm  Required course safety orientation

  • 1:00-4:30 pm  Afternoon Shoot

  • 4:30 pm  Closing happy hour reception 

How many people are on a team?

Five people make up your team. Both men and women are welcome. In a pinch you can have a team member shoot more than one time if your team is short a person.

May teens participate in the Scout Shoot? What about younger children?

Experienced teens may participate on a team but must be accompanied by their parent who is also registered to participate. 

This is an “adults only” event. For the enjoyment of all participants please leave younger children at home. 

What equipment do we need?

Bring your shotgun plus ear and eye protection. 

What kind of equipment rentals are available at Mid-Valley Clays and Shooting School?

Visit their website for information. Or phone them at 503.792.3431 to reserve your rental for the event. Shotguns, push carts and 2-seat or 4-seat carts are available but supplies are limited. Reserve early!

What about shotgun shells?

Shells are provided for each participant. If you shoot 12 or 20 gauge: shells will be staged at each shooting station. If you shoot a different gauge you will need to visit the pro shop before the shoot begins to pick up your complementary shells and carry them along on the course.

Where can we get FUN tickets?

FUN tickets valid for mulligans / raffle / flurry are available near the check in table before the shoot starts and watch for ticket sellers coming around out on the course. Your ticket purchase supports the council's outdoor programs for local boys and girls, including shooting sports education.

The same tickets are good for mulligans, raffle and flurry. No complicated pricing. Tickets are $10 each. For the best value buy 10 @ $100 and get TWO FREE tickets!

Be sure to put your name on your tickets before using so you can be a winner. More drawings means more chances to win! 

Mulligan: 1 ticket = 1 re-shoot  Drop your ticket in a mulligan container at the station. There will be a special prize drawing from all the mulligan tickets for each session.

Raffle: 1 ticket = 1 raffle entry Don't need to be present to win. Drawing takes place during closing happy hour. Drop your tickets in the main raffle drawing container on display in the tent. 

Flurry: 1 ticket per person Two people shoot at a time and there are two flurry stations-- one with targets coming towards you and one with targets going away. There will also be a special drawing from all the tickets from each flurry.