St James Rifle and Pistol Association 2016 Holiday party covered by Cat Tales, February, 2017.See the article by Nancy Adelis (opens in new window).

Please read the "Notice to Members and Guests" under the join tab

We now shoot rifle and pistol on Tuesdays at 10:00am at the Ant Hill Gun Range.  Paper and steel targets are available.

Trap and Skeet events (on Thursdays at 10:00am) are at Roan's Branch Preserve, 635 Green Lewis Road, Bolivia, NC (map and directions). Trap costs $5/round for members and $7.50/round for non-members. There is no admission or guest fee. Non-member shooters are WELCOME and we encourage you to invite friends to come out and give it a try. All shooters must print out and complete the Waiver & Release form before shooting.  Rain on day of, or day prior to, will result in cancellation due to road conditions to  trap field.

For all events, bring guns, ammo, & ear/eye protection. Ammo is available for sale, if needed. Please note that all events are subject to cancellation or venue change because of weather. Get on our email list, using the "Contact Us" tab above,  to be advised of last minute changes in schedules.

Please Note: Memberships to St. James Rifle and Pistol Association and Roan's Trap/Skeet are not being accepted at this time.  Any applications received as of 12/1/2020 will be put on a wait list in the order received.

Join us for a great shooting experience!

On 7/25/17, the St. James Rifle and Pistol Association held its 2nd hands-on workshop that provided new and experienced shooters with the tools to be able to select the "best" firearm for concealed carry. See photos.

WETC 6 TV interviews St James Rifle and Pistol Association female shooters (click for article and video)  (opens in a new window)


​Roberta and George Pappayliou, members of the St James Rifle and Pistol Association, swept the NC State Trap Championships in June 2016. Roberta walked away with Champion wins in NC Doubles Class Championship Lady II, NC High All Around Lady II, NC High Overall All Lady II, and Runner Up in NC Singles Her husband George won Championships in NC Sub-Veteran Doubles, Sub Veteran Handicap and Sub Veteran High All-Around.

St James Rifle and Pistol Association

St. James, North Carolina


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