Carlisle Gun Club is a local private shooting club and indoor pistol range in Carlisle, PA. It is comprised of member funded and run events and activities. The Carlisle Gun Club was incorporated in 1944 and has been a part of the Carlisle Community since 1937!

The purposes of Carlisle Gun Club are to:

  • Encourage shooting sports among members of the club and general public
  • Enhance firearms safety through promotion of correct handling and proper care of firearms
  • Improve marksmanship through participation in shooting events on an individual basis and through teams
  • Provide shooting range faciliities for use of Club members and team activities
  • Develop characteristics of honesty, good fellowship, self discipline, teamwork, and self reliance among Club members and others who participate in shooting sports
  • Provide training for Club members and the general public to advance knowledge, skills, and positive attitudes about firearm use and safe gun handling


Club sanctioned events are shown on our Calendar.  Please check the calendar to ensure the Club is open and available on the dates you would like to use the Club.

Carlisle Gun Club is affiliated with the following Organizations


National Rifle Association (NRA) – Club members are afforded discounted NRA membership rates.

William Penn Pistol League (WPPL) – A local 22lr pistol competition between clubs in the south central Pennsylvania region [Adams, Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Lancaster, & York counties].
Civilian Markmanship program

Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) – A national organization dedicated to training and educating U. S. citizens in responsible uses of firearms and airguns through gun safety training, marksmanship training and competitions.