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Upcoming 2016 CCW Classes
March 19   May 21
July 16   September 17   November 19

See CCW page for more info

Click Here to register for the
March 19th, 2016 CCW Class

The on-duty Range Safety Officer can be reached during normal operating hours at

Email inquiries about ERGC to webmaster@ 

Memberships are available
starting at $50.

Details about joining ERGC can be found on our "How to Join" page.

We are located at
4020 Rocky Branch Rd,
Cantonment, Florida 32533
GPS Coordinates:
30.674261, -87.299846
Click here for detailed directions.

See the ERGC calendar
for special events.

The range will close at 5 pm on the second Thursday of the month in June and August to enable the RSO to attend the ERGC Board of Directors and General Membership meetings.

Click here for a comprehensive description of ERGC's guest policy and rules
(current as of August 2011)

Range hours are Tuesday through Sunday.

CLOSED on Mondays (except Mondays that are Federal Holidays), Easter, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.

April 1 to September 30
     8:00 am until 6:30pm

October 1 to March 31
     8:00 am until 4:30 pm

Cease Fire begins 15 minutes prior to range closing time.

A Range Safety Officer is on-duty at all times the range is open.
Click here for RSO responsibilities.

Combined ERGC board of directors and general business meetings are held the first Thursday of every other month (Feb, Apr, Jun, Aug, Oct, Dec) at 6:00pm.  The standard meeting location is the Pace Volunteer Fire Department, but location may change.  An email will be sent prior to each meeting with details.

These local businesses promote ERGC.
Please support them with your business.

  • Roberts and Roberts Brokerage
  • WEBY 1330 Radio
  • Uber's Lock and Gun
  • Tradewinds Pawn and Gun
  • Pensacola Specialty Pawn
  • Pensacola Indoor Shooting Range
  • Jay's Guns & Accessories II
  • Gander Mountain
  • TGB Firearms

For more information, please see our links page.


Latest News From ERGC

Range open on Monday February 15th

Just a reminder that the ERGC range WILL be open on Monday, February 15th because it's Presidents' Day - a federal holiday.

Gun Goddesses - February 13th

Ladies, come join the Gun Goddesses for an "all steel" shoot on Saturday, February 13th.  Novices start at 9:00am, intermediate and advanced shooters start at 10:45am.  Cost is $10 for ERGC Members / $15 guests (If you do not own a handgun, we can loan you a .22 handgun with an additional $5 charge to cover the cost of ammunition).  Please bring a handgun and 70 rounds of ammunition, eye and ear protection, and a lawn chair.

For additional information contact Sandra Roberts at or 850-380-6036 or Melinda Hansen at or 850-637-3035.  Click here for the match flyer.

American Marksman coming to ERGC!

The Escambia River Gun Club is participating in a nationwide event that is being hosted by American Marksman in conjunction with the Outdoor Channel.

What is American Marksman?  It is a .22 (rifle & pistol) competition that pits amateur shooters of all ages against each other, all competing for the title of The American Marksman.   It is a three-level national tour of target shooting competitions in which competitors begin at the local level and compete to advance to regional and ultimately to the national championship event.  The event begins March 1st and runs through May 31st.

Escambia River Gun Club is one of the local ranges where individuals who want to compete will shoot their qualifier.  At ERGC we have designated Fridays and Saturdays from 9a.m. - 1p.m. for the qualifying times.

If you are an NRA Certified Range Safety Officer and would like to volunteer some time to help out with this event, please contact Jonathan Byrd who will be managing the event for ERGC.  Jonathan can be reached at:

For more information visit: American Marksman

ERGC Board of Directors Elections 2016

The following individuals have been nominated for the listed board positions.  Nominations can be submitted through midnight February 21st.  The election will occur in April.

  • President
  • Vice President
    • xxx
  • Secretary
    • Jue Kurbec
  • Membership Secretary
    • Terry Byron
  • Treasurer
    • Truett "T" Sims
  • PR Director
    • xxx
  • Registered Agent
    • Charlie Miller
  • Webmaster
    • Steve Milz

ERGC meetings have changed to the second Thursday

Starting in April 2016, combined ERGC Board of Directors and membership meetings will be held the second Thursday of every even month (Feb, Apr, Jun, Aug, Oct, and Dec).  Meetings begin at 6:00pm.  The meetings are typically held at the Pace Volunteer Fire Department, 4773 Pace Patriot Blvd, Pace, FL 32571.  Any change to a different venue will be announced via email prior to the meeting.  All members are encouraged to come out and participate in the running of your club.  Your inputs and attendance are greatly appreciated!

New Policies and Procedures Manual

The ERGC Policies and Procedures Manual, which outlines how the Board of Directors operates, has been updated and posted to the DOCUMENTS page under ABOUT US.  Click here for a direct link to the PDF file.

Reduced CCW fee with Membership

Any member (and their spouse) that either joins or renews their ERGC membership for a full year after January 1st, 2016 can take the CCW class at at discounted rate of $45.  The offer will expire when their membership expires.  See the CCW page for more info about the class.

CCW Licenses in Escambia County

The Escambia County Tax Collector's office is now accepting Concealed Weapon License Applications.  This is good news for people in the Pensacola area so they don't have to go all the way to Fort Walton Beach.
The Warrington Tax Collector Office (4051 Barrancas Avenue, Suite A) is accepting applications for concealed weapon licenses by appointment only.  Appointments can be made online (link: or by calling 850-438-6500 x3252.
Here is a link to their website:

Construction Photos and Design

Here is a general overview of the current range re-design, courtesy of Charlie Miller.
Click here to view the PDF file.

If you haven't made out to the range lately, you've been missing some major construction projects.  Here are a few photos --

Intermittent Range Closures

ERGC members, please be advised that we are currently doing range renovations on various ranges at different times through the week.  These renovations sometimes cause the closure of a range, but the closures are typically for a short duration.  If anyone has questions regarding range availability, please call the on-duty range safety office at 1-850-356-6534.  Thanks for your patience during our construction.  We all know that the end result is going to be awesome and well worth the minor inconveniences along the way.