Welcome to the Mother Lode Gun Club

We offer several outdoor ranges, trap shooting, action pistol, an indoor range as well as classes.

Security Updates: Call Security Chief Jim Collins if concerns arise. 209-228-9001

Indoor Range Open: Saturday, August 10th & 24th, 9am to noon. Check in at Trap Office.

Check out these links for the Grizzles, Sonora High Trap and Nuggets Trap Teams

MLGC featured in National Civilian Marksmanship article. Thanks to Connie Taylor for her submission

Archery Events: August 15th, 6pm

Mother Lode Gun Club

Shooting Disciplines


From trap shooting, action pistol, black powder, big bore, youth trap shooting, and archery, you'll find more info about the MLGC's offerings here.

Shooting Disciplines



Get details on upcoming classes; read our newsletters for MLGC news and updates.




Information on types of memberships, criteria to join, dues and renewals. Contact us if you have questions about how to join or add to the waitlist.

Membership Info

Calendar, Safety Guidelines & Photo Galleries


Events Calendar

Find all of our upcoming events, meetings and special classes on our events calendar, updated monthly.

View Events Calendar

Safety at Mother Lode Gun Club

Safety is our number one priority at MLGC. We have our Club Rules, SOPs, Safety Guidelines for25 yard, 50 yard and 100 yard lines all available to the public.  

Review Safety Guidelines

Photo Galleries

At the Mother Lode Gun Club we enjoy the sport and art of shooting in a place close to home, settled in the Motherlode of California. Get a glimpse into some of our events by flipping through our photo galleries of recent events.

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Sonora Firearms -- Tim and Renee Higginbotham 209-840-1064 - sonorafirearms@gmail.com