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Field Archery Event April 4, 2020

Field Archery Event April 4, 2020
Registration Begins
12/13/2019 1:00 AM
Last Day To Register
4/2/2020 5:00 PM
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  Please be advised that the April 4 Field Archery event has been cancelled due to recommendations related to the coronavirus known as COVID-19.  We will rebook the date when it is safe for everyone to come together. Your registration $ will be applied to the new date to be arranged.  


Want to have some field archery fun? We invite the first 100 Scouts BSA, Venturer, Sea Scouts, Explorers and adults to the biggest field archery event of the year! Sorry, No Cubscouts/siblings for this event.

When: April 4, 2020

Where: Yolo Grasslands Park- 30475 CR 104, Davis, CA 95616 (See suggested directions at bottom of page)

This is it! The biggest archery event of the year! There will be at least 14 special targets, placed in the lanes of a real archery field trail. There will be animals, monsters, and some targets may move. We have more 3D targets this year!

You will be issued a bow and arrows by the armorer. There will be instructors on hand early to help brush up your skills. Then you will take a walk in the woods to each of the targets, and see what you can hit. Sign up early. Space is limited to the first 100 shooters to sign up due to range size.  

Training: All archers need a GEC Shooting Sports Training Card with archery signed off. If you have a valid card, bring it. If you do not, the training will be given once from 9:15-9:45 AM on April 4, 2020.

Time: Check-in starts at 8:30-9:30 AM. (Training class to obtain training card will be at 9:15-9:45 AM)  The official opening is at 10:15AM and the shoot will be over by 2:30 PM.

Registration: If you want to shoot, you must sign up online (see the bottom of this page)   No walk-ins. 

Leaders and parents who do not intend to shoot are welcome to watch and do not need to sign up. We could use your help as guides for each group. 

What is provided: Bow, arrows, quiver and lots of fun!  DO NOT BRING YOUR OWN EQUIPMENT

What to wear: Closed-toed shoes, long pants, Scout uniform or Scout pants and troop T-shirt. Please leave your neckerchief’s, hanging patches/pins off your shirt. We don’t want the bowstring to catch anything hanging off your shirt. 

What to bring A signed GEC Shooting Sports Minor Parental Permission Slip GECShootingSportsReleaseForm.pdf  must be brought to this event (a signed minor form is required by law, even if the parent is on the range). A GEC Shooting Sports Archery Training Card (or go through the training the morning of to receive one) daypack, sack lunch, sunscreen, hat, personal first aid kit, water bottle, bug repellent. Water is available on site.

Directions: The 5-digit address does not work with navigation units. Use “Mace Blvd. and Tremont Road, Davis” instead. Take Interstate 80 to Davis and exit at Mace Blvd. From the East, turn left onto Mace Blvd. From the West, Turn left at the light onto Chiles road and then turn right onto Mace Blvd. Proceed 4 miles south on Mace Blvd (County Road 104)to the junction of Tremont Road. At Tremont road, turn left into the park driveway. 

Questions: Contact Ed Caughie 

Please share our flyer with others:Field Archery 3D April 4, 2020

We are looking for Archery Level 1 instructors and parents as range assistants to help at each range, setup and take down ranges, so please email and let him know you are available to assist. 

To register click on the bottom of this page

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$15.00 per Participant
Cancellation Policy
No refunds for this event. You may replace your name for another scout/adult by emailing


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