To join the Vermilion Gun Club, you must be a resident of Vermilion or reside within 75 km of it. If you live outside that area you may apply to become a member by having a current member of the VGC sponsor you. This member must be a member in good standing and have been a member of the club for two consecutive years. The sponsor must sign a letter acknowledging his or her support of your membership application or sign your Membership Application Form
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Memberships are valid from January 1 through December 31 of the year of purchase. Please be aware that annual memberships expire on December 31 of the current year. Any memberships purchased before November will only apply for the year of purchase. New memberships purchased in November and December will apply to the next year but will allow access during the current year.
VGC memberships may be purchased at the Vermilion CO-OP Gas Bar, from any of the executive members or by mailing in a Member Application Form. Fill out the form, sign it and mail it in with your check or money order to the address on the form.
NFA Membership and Insurance is included in your coverage.
Please note that all members will receive a VGC Range Rules Form by mail or email shortly after purchasing a membership. You will be required to read, sign and return a copy of the signed form to the Vermilion Gun Club as soon as possible. Your signature on the document indicates that you have read and will follow the basic range safety rules to ensure the you and other members can have a safe and enjoyable experience.
Membership Categories and Prices
Regular Membership: $60.00 per year.
A Regular member, having paid the current annual dues and being otherwise in good standing, shall have access to all facilities of the Club for which they are qualified, may hold office on the Club Executive, and shall have one vote in the proceedings of the Club.
Youth Membership: $10.00 per year.
A Youth Member shall be any member under the age of 18 and having paid the current annual dues and being otherwise in good standing, shall have access to all facilities of the Club for which they are qualified, but may not hold office and shall have no vote in the proceedings of the Club.
Family Membership: $85.00 per year.
A Family membership entitles one Family Member to the rights and privileges of an annual membership, shall have access to all facilities of the Club for which they are qualified, may hold office on the Club Executive and shall have one vote in the proceedings of the Club. Family membership includes one other immediate family adult person and others in the immediate family under the age of 18 and living at the same residence. Immediate family members shall be permitted access to all facilities of the Club for which they are qualified, but may not hold office and shall have no vote in the proceedings of the Club.
The Vermilion Gun Club is a member’s only club, but does allow our members to bring out a maximum of two participating guests with them at any one time. A guest is defined as an individual accompanying a member who is not covered under a Regular Membership or Family Membership and will be actively shooting under the supervision of the club member. Guests are restricted to a maximum of only two visits per year. If they wish to continue using the VGC facilities, they are expected to join the club.
Guests must sign into the Guest Registry Book and complete a Range Use Waiver form. Any guest failing to do so is not covered by insurance.
Non-shooting spectators are welcome to visit the range providing they comply with the Club’s Range Rules and do not interfere with other VGC members and their paid usage of the gun range. Spectators are not permitted under any circumstances to be on an Active Firing Line.
New Member Orientation
All new members must attend an orientation session to be held in conjunction with the annual spring Range Cleanup which generally scheduled for the last weekend in April. The orientation allows new members to meet the VGC Executive members as well as other club members. In addition to helping get the range ready for a new shooting season new members get a chance to learn about the weekly shooting events and other special shooting events that are held through-out the summer shooting season.
You must have your current membership card with you when using the range. You may be asked by any executive member present to produce your card and verify your membership. Those who cannot produce a current membership card will be required to leave the range immediately. If you do not possess a current membership to the Vermilion Gun Club you will be required to leave the range immediately and will be required to purchase a membership at any of the locations noted above before returning to use the range.
Any vandalism or damage to the range and VGC property as a result of your or your guests actions will result in the termination of your current membership, and any cost of repairs will be passed onto the offender.