*** Upcoming Events:     PITA Registered Trap Shoot July 14     7/21 Wonderful World of Wobble Trap July 21     Flying Circus Shooting Events - July 28     Wonderful World of Wobble Trap - August 11     Sporting Clays Fun Shoot - August 18     Flying Circus Shooting Events - August 25     ***

Welcome to Capitol City Gun Club

We are located close to the Carson City Airport and only 20 minutes away from Reno, Nevada. Come check us out - we have Trap, Skeet, Sporting Clays, 5-Stand, and we even have a Wobble Trap in one of our trap houses.

July 28th, & August 25th, 2018

Registration 9:30 - Flights begin 10:00

Flying Circus Shooting Event

Test your shotgun shooting skill's trying to hit one of our airplanes
flying up to 65 MPH.

Come check out the XB-2018 Delta Wing Airplane. This plane is the prototype of the Delta wing plane that is under development for the Flying Circus Shooting Contest.

Get the Flier here.

Get the Rules here.

Watch a video of the plane's test flight

"Download mp4 format"           "Download .mov format"

What is a Wobble Trap?

Wobble Trap is a fairly new and exciting shotgun sport at our club. Five shooting stations are provided. Each shooter is allowed five shots from each station. The main difference from regular trap shooting is the trap machine oscillates up and down as well as side to side. This randomly gives the shooter extreme highs, lows and side to side target presentations.

PITA Registered Trap Shoot

July 14th, 2018

Registration 8:00 - First Event at 9:00

Get the flier here.

Flying Circus Shooting Event

July 28th, & August 25th, 2018

Registration 9:30 - Flights begin at 10:00

Get the flier here.



In Trap, the targets are launched from a single "house" or machine, generally away from the shooter.

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In Skeet, targets are launched from two "houses" in somewhat "sideways" paths that intersect in front of the shooter.

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Sporting Clays

In Sporting Clays, targets are lauched from two launch points and includes a more complex course.

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In 5-Stand there are many strategically placed clay target throwers. Shooters shoot in turn at various combinations of clay birds.

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