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2018 Cowboy Action Shoot
             (14 & Older Scout High Adventure)
   
"FLAMIN' GUNSMOKE at BIG SALTY"
   WHEN:   September 7 & 8, 2018
WHERE:  "Big Salty" - Lee Kay Center (WASR RANGE)
                 6100 West 2100 South
                 Salt Lake City, Utah
    COST: $15.00 per participant(Youth/Adult) before 8/27/2018
               $18.00 per participant (Youth/Adult) after 8/27/2018
               $4.50 Chuckwagon Breakfast  (optional-per participant)
               $3.50 per person PRESHOOT-Ammunition Charge.
                  (which covers cost of .22lr & 12ga shotgun for 2 stages of shooting)
 REFUND POLICY:

                 Receive 50% refund if cancellation is made before Sept 4.
                No Refunds after Sept 4 and No refunds for NO SHOWS.
   
ONLY 300 PARTICIPANTS (YOUTH & ADULTS) CAN ATTEND

                   (WAITING LIST WILL BE AVAILABLE)

 

General Information: 
For all Older Scouts - High Adventury Program (Youth 14 to 21 Years Old) and Leaders (Everyone Shoots)
The Cowboy Action Shoot (Older Scout - High Adventure Program ) Youth 14 to 21 Years Old, is the premier Great Salt Lake Council shooting sports event of the year, in which youth and adult participants shoot using the Single Action Shooters Society (SASS) model.
This event will give Older Scouts (ages 14-18) an opportunity to learn about firearms
and shoot in several timed events using .22 rifle and pistol, 12 gauge shotgun,
and explore the shooting skills of the early American Black powder rifles.
Your experience begins by entering your costume in the Traditional Cowboy Action favor.

Registration Information:
Online registration consists of registering both the youth and adults (minimum 2 adults) for the Most Exciting Action-Packed, Leather Slappin' Old West Adventure in the World.

PRE-SHOOT: The CAS Pre-shoot/Service Project session are available to allow participants shooting practice for the timed event stages of the CAS and will allow them to complete one hour of service at the different ranges. There are eight (8) available sessions to choose from. You may choose to participate in one (1) to all eight (8) sessions.

EVENT FEES INCLUDE: Event registration, Friday night western entertainment program, award recognition for best outfit and alias story, ammunition, use of firearms, and the best Venturing western shooting experience. There is an extra charge for pre-shoot and western style chuck-wagon breakfast. 

$4.50 Chuckwagon Breakfast (Optional) available and will be served on Saturday morning.     (Only available during online registration)
$3.50 per person (Youth/Adult) for the Pre-shoot.  (covers ammunition charge)

Dress up in a Cowboy outfit (optional) Costumes are required if you have them,
if not come in your venturing outfit. Awards will be given for best outfitted youth.


Camping Reservation Information

Cowboy Action Shoot at "Big Salty" - Lee Kay Center will be old fashioned tent sites.
     No reservations are necessary.  Camping grounds areas are available at the event.
     See leaders guide for fire restrictions.
     Campsites are available at the event-This is an outdoor event.
Bring your own wood for campfires.  Campfires are to be 18” off the ground.
This event requires that all adults be registered to participate in the event.
All registered participants youth and adult will be able to shoot.

Camping Reservation Information

Cowboy Action Shoot at "Big Salty" - Lee Kay Center will be old fashioned tent sites.
     No reservations are necessary.  Camping grounds areas are available at the event.
     See leaders guide for fire restrictions.
     Campsites are available at the event-This is an outdoor event.
Bring your own wood for campfires.  Campfires are to be 18” off the ground.

Permission Slips

The Great Salt Lake Council Venturing Activity requires that each parent of the youth participant sign the Permission slip in order to shoot in each activity. This three part permission form is required. Participants copy, Range officers copy, and Unit Leaders copy. These forms must be with shooter and on premises at all times. Please bring them with you because you will need parents signatures on all three forms. These slips are found in the leaders guide.


Training

To be in compliance with the Great Salt Lake Council Shooting Sport Standards
each youth must have  Basic training in Pistol, Rifle, Shotgun & Black Powder handling procedures and safety training before coming to the event.

The Cowboy Action Shoot Event will provide this training as part of the registration at no charge and is available at time of registration.

YOUTH  Must sign up for one (1) training session (unless they have their training done).  Youth will be accompanied to training session by an adult.
ADULTS do not need to sign up for the training however, they will need accompany the Youth to all training sessions and register to shoot at the event. There should be at least two adults with the unit and may participate in one (1) or all eight (8) PRE-SHOOTS.
Please choose from the list of 8 available (Youth) Training sessions

CLICK HERE ---> CAS TRAINING SESSIONS (Pdf format)

DON'T FORGET TO DESIGNATE YOUR CAS-BSA FIREARMS TRAINING SESSION DURING YOUR REGISTRATION PROCESS. 
EVERY YOUTH MUST ATTEND THE TRAINING and BE CERTIFIED.  CERTIFIED CARDS WILL BE ISSUED BY THE CAS-BSA INSTRUCTOR ONLY GIVEN AT THE CLASS.
CERTIFICATION  IS GOOD UNTIL YOUTH AGE OF 21.

Available training session are held at the following Locations:
(See available training times)

     Great Salt Lake Headquarters Auditorium (7:00pm-9:00pm)
         525 Foothill Blvd, Salt Lake City, Utah 84113 (801) 582-3663
     Dougs Shoot'n Sports Training Center (7:00pm-9:00pm)
         4926 South Redwood Road, Taylorsville, Utah 84123 (801) 966-1802
     Wasatch Action Shooting Range (North of Lee Kay Center)
         6100 West 2100 West, Salt Lake City, Utah


Pre-shoot/Service Project Information


This year we will be offering one (1) or all eight (8)  Pre-shoot and Service Project times that will allow all participants (youth and adult) to practice shooting at the range for the Cowboy Action Shoot Timed Event SASS Venues.
A $3.50 additional fee will be charged to cover the ammunition that will
be used (.22 rifle/pistol ammo and 12 gauge shotgun cartridges.)
            (This is part of the Registration Process).

CLICK HERE ---> CAS PRE-SHOOT SESSIONS (Pdf format)

YOUTH/ADULTS may sign up for one (1) or all eight (8) of the pre-shoots-service projects that are available.
 All participants must bring their own ear and eye protection to the event. 
Make sure if you attend a pre-shoot you must have your
TRAINING DONE  before you shoot and bring your training cards.

Remember all youth must have their Event training done on or before August 22, 2017. This is the last training session before the event.
Available Pre-shoot session dates & times are listed and are held this location:

Wasatch Action Shooting Range – Big Salty  (See available times)
        6100 West 2100 South
       Salt Lake City, Utah (Enter at Lee Kay Center – North of Ranges)


Event Documentation

Leaders Guide Information with permission slips:
Click Here ----> Complete Leaders Guide (12 pages pdf format)
Click Here ----> Event Shoot Book (22 pages pdf format) 
                              
Promotion Flyers
Click here ----> Cowboy Action Shoot Trifold Flyer - (pdf printable flyer)
Click Here ----> Cowboy Action Shoot Sign-up Flyer - (pdf printable flyer) 

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