Upcoming Events VNSP, Book your Pheasant & Quail Hunts!

Saturday, October 27th, 2018

Still lots of  dates to get in some shooting at Vernon National – Sporting Clays is open, pheasant fields are open and in great shape!

Call us now to book your fall or winter Pheasant or Quail hunt – individual, family and corporate hunts welcome! Great packages starting at $175, members get 10% discount on birds! Call 315-272-6211 or 315-829-2529 to book! Dog/guide available every day of the week – MUST book in advance.

Monday, October 29th 

1 pm – Private Event, Claudia Tenney

3 pm -Congresswoman Claudia Tenney is hosting a Meet & Greet with Special Guest Lt Colonel Oliver L North, USMC (Ret.), NRA President.

Tuesday, October 30th  – Tuesday Night Dinner and Shooting

Sunday, November 4th – Ziggy’s Fall Sporting Clays Shoot – 11 am registration and Lunch, 12 noon Sporting Clays Shoot, Call Ziggy to register 315-525-8777

Saturday, November 10th – Tower Shoot – Continental Style Pheasant hunt, 10 stations, Only 2 stations still available! Call to reserve your spot, 315-829-2529 – Package includes Friday dinner, Saturday Tower shoot, hot Lunch, Hunt following shoot.

Saturday, November 17 and Sunday,  November 18th  – ALL Ranges and fields are CLOSED for opening weekend of deer season – NO EXCEPTIONS. THANK YOU FOR YOUR COOPERATION AND UNDERSTNDING – We want to keep everyone safe!

VNSP to Host Lt Colonel Oliver North, USMC (Ret), NRA President

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018

On Monday, October 29th, Vernon National will be the location for  an event for Lt Colonel Oliver North, USMC (Ret), President of the National Rifle Association.

There will be a “meet & greet” with the NRA President  from 3:30 to 4:30 at the clubhouse at Vernon National Shooting Preserve, this event is free, call the clubhouse 315-829-2529 or cell 315-272-6211 for additional reservation information.

There will be a fundraiser for Congresswoman Claudia Tenney. There will be a Sporting Clays shoot at 1:30 pm, to register for this  event with Congresswoman Tenne and NRA President, LtCol Oliver North, contact Brett Wakeman (443) 465-6425 or Brett@claudiaforcongress.com

Let’s get together tomorrow & Shoot! In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month!

Saturday, October 13th, 2018

Looking for a nice day in October! Let’s get together tomorrow in  honor National Breast Cancer Awareness Month with a bit of shooting and a show of strength!

In a show of support for all of those battling breast cancer, all who have beat it,  and in memory of those we have lost. we can join to shoot and spend some time!

1 pm start time – bring a friend or two, a couple fun raffles!

Sporting Clays – 50 Birds, ammo & snacks/cocktails to follow.

Pistol Range – 50 targets, snacks /cocktails

Each year we donate a portion of our proceeds to local organizations committed to supporting and advancing the fight for a cure. Through research, awareness, education, and early detection, we will make a difference!

Call or text with questions, Darcy 315-272-6211

New Gun Collection Just in!

Thursday, October 11th, 2018

Ron just bought a nice collection of guns- shotguns, rifles, handguns – some real nice, clean stuff- stop i the pro-shop for first pick!!

Come out for the Paul’s Pub Shoot – Saturday, October 6th!

Thursday, October 4th, 2018

1st Annual Paul’s Pub Open – Sporting Clays Fun shoot – 64 targets, ammo and lunch! $75  per person  – Lunch Starts at Noon, registration, shoot  to follow (1 pm)! Some fun prizes $ and awards! Let us know if you plan on coming out- should be a fun day!

(Pre-registration is appreciated but can register day of shoot)


Pistol Permit Course- Saturday 10/6

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018

Pistol permit course this weekend – Saturday, October 6th, 9 am.

Call or email to register – Art Coriale, 315-225-3245, artcoriale@roadrunner.com


Fall Updates VNSP

Sunday, September 30th, 2018

Fall is finally here and brings a few changes at the range to keep everyone safe and happy.


  • Rifle Range Closes  for season  Sunday, September 30th, end of day.  NO general sign in for this range until Further notice.
  • Pheasant fields – All fields open as of Monday October 1st.
  • Wobble Deck – must check in at pro-shop to use – only available during regular hours
  • Roadways –  AS ALWAYS< Please use caution as you drive out to sporting clays, pistol range or Island field, dogs and hunters are in adjoining fields.
  • Sporting Clays Field – Stations 1-3 will close in next week or so, will be marked as closed and station controllers pulled. Please note there are times when station 7 may be closed and it will be taped off/marked.

Happy shooting and hunting enjoy the ranges and the fields!!


Upcoming events – Every Tuesday – Dinner and Sporting Clays – open to all!

  • Saturday, October 6th – 9 am, basic pistol course, contact Art Coriale at 315-225-3245 or artcoriale@roadrunner.com
  • Saturday, October 6th –  Noon – Paul’s Pub Sporting Clays Shoot – Open to all! 64 bird shoot, lunch included.
  • TBD – Fun Shoot for Breast Cancer Benefit- October
  • Saturday, October 20th – Tower Shoot.  Waiting list- contact us to get on cancellation list

Saturday, November 10th – Tower Shoot – $950, two man station, call or email us to register for the shoot – a great couple days in the field



Now taking pheasant/quail hunt reservation – call us to book a hunt or corporate event!




The Crew at VNSP!


315-829-2529 Clubhouse

315-795-4587 Ron Cell

315-272-6211 Darcy Cell

315-292-3225 Jared Cell




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Fall Classic results, Clubs and Clays, Upcoming Events!

Sunday, September 16th, 2018

Thanks for all who came out in the last couple weeks for VNSP events! Looking forward to Fall shooting season and pheasant hunts!

FALL CLASSIC SHOOT:  (all results ScoringPRO™ User Access Portal )

 Congratulations to our Fall Classic Morning and Afternoon HOA – Christian Gray-shooting a 91 in the AM round and 92 in the PM Round! A few of our Scores below:

AM Round:

  • 1)Christian Gray 91 (M class)
  •  2) John Fritz  91 (M class)
  • 3) John Howland 86 (M Class)
  • 3) Bob Williams 86 (A Class)
  •  Veteran – John Howland 86
  • Super Veteran – Michael Morgan 75
  • Senior Super – Douglas Gray 72
  • Lady – Sherene Williams 69

PM Round

  • 1) Christian Gray 92 (M Class)
  • 2) John Howland 86 (M Class)
  • 3) Joseph Gerchman 85 (M class)
  • Veteran – John Howland 86
  • Super Veteran – Dave Burnham 70
  • Senior Super – Douglas Gray 68
  • Lady – Caryn Foote 74

 10th Annual CLUBS and CLAYS  – Saturday, September 8th

 Thanks to all who came out to play in our Annual Clubs & Clays Tournament! A huge thanks to Barker Brook golf course for hosting a great afternoon! Appreciated having a few new teams come out and play – Brush on By Ed ( Ed House Team), Team Barnes, Jeremy Stewart Team ( Bath, NY) and the Long Island Contingent – Pete and Jen…Greg for their steady anchor!


10 teams vied for the shooting and golf round wins as well as bragging rights! In the end TEAM Ziggy pulled off the overall win- total points for golf and shooting combined!



1st Place – Team Ziggy

2nd Place  – Team Sanger

3rd Place – Team Long Island/johnson and Team Barnes tie


1st Place –Team Barnes

2nd Place –Team House

3rd Place – Team Ziggy


1st Place – Team Sanger

2nd Place – Team Ziggy

3rd Place – Team Long Island/Johnson



 Thursday, September 20th – September Corporate Night! – Last Corporate Night of the season! Just $37 pp includes sporting clays shoot and dinner! Teams of any size, any organization welcome! Call, email or text us to register or with questions – look forward to a great night to top off the season! 315-829-2529 or 315-272-6211.

 Saturday, October 6th – Noon – Paul’s Pub Open – Sporting Clays, Lunch and Ammo  – $75 Gun rentals, carts available.

 Saturday, October 20th  – Annual Smitty from the City Tower Shoot! 10 Spots – Sold Out! Dog handlers please contact us at the pro- shop to confirm your availability for the day! 315-829-2529

 Saturday, November 10th – Tower Shoot II – Spots Available – register now to save your spot! Over 600 birds thrown with full # of stations sold!










Pistol Course September 13th – more VNSP events!

Sunday, September 9th, 2018

Basic Pistol Course, Thursday September 13th, 5PM   – Still spots open! Call or email Art Coriale to register 315-225-3245, artcoriale@roadrunner.com

Upcoming VNSP Events – Please note that unless otherwise noted the sporting clays range, rifle and pistol range are open as usual on event days


  • Saturday, September 8th – Annual Clubs and Clays – AM – 64 Bird Shoot, lunch, PM – 18 holes of Golf at Barker Brook followed by clambake and barbeque – $125 per person – Last day to register your team – Friday, September 7th! Call Darcy 315-272-6211
  • Saturday, September 15th – Annual Fall Classic Shoot – 200 birds – 100 Bird AM Shoot, 100 Bird PM course – $55 each or $100 for both includes Lunch, register at www.scoringpro.com
  • Thursday, September 20th – SEPTEMBER CORPORATE NIGHT – All are welcome to join us! 50 Targets and dinner – $37! Call or email us to register your team.
  • October


Pheasant season is here –

  • we are taking bookings for walk –up hunts for  the 2018/2019 season – Call us for availability (315)272-6211, (315) 796-4587 or clubhouse (315)829-2529


  • Pheasant members – we will be getting birds next week when this weather breaks, watch your email for updates.


Great selection of Guns in stock! Whether you are looking for a new waterfowl gun, a rifle for upcoming season or a great sporting clays gun we can help you!


Wide selection of new and used long guns and hand guns in-stock, orders available as well. Benelli, Beretta, Browning, Caesar Guerini, Fabarms, SKB, Sako, Tikka, Remington, Oriskany Arms, Glock, Springfield, S&W  and More!






August Corporate Night Results

Friday, August 17th, 2018

74 Shooters came out to shoot the August corporate night last night – 16 teams battled for bragging rights!

Final Results:

HOA Individual: Russ Palmer (45), runner-up: Paul Marzella (44)

First Place Team (score for team, weighted average):   Oneida Molded Plastics (42)

2nd – Icon (40)

3rd – Quality Manufacturing (33)

4th TIE – RiverHawk (31) Elk Aholics (31)

5th – BNP (30)

6th – VNSP (28)

7th – Mohawk Companies – New team! (27)

8th TIE – Delmar Fire (26) AIS (26)

9th TIE – Upsate (25) Witter Construction (25) – Happy Birthday to Roni!!

10th – CBD (24)

11th TIE  – Verizon(21) Bluestone Boiler (21) – Both New teams! Some familiar faces!

12th – JCI (19)


Lots of new shooters and happy to see everyone out! Thanks to all for bringing a group, shooting and some great company!

September Corporate Night – Thursday, September 20th! See you all then!