Reading Rifle and Revolver offers a full schedule of matches and activities that interest all types of shooters. We are a private club not open to the general public, but we do accept new members with sponsorship from an existing member in good standing.

Our club offers trap, skeet, indoor pistol, and outdoor rifle and pistol ranges. We are the only club in MA that has a 600 yard rifle range. Though events and activities may be listed here, details will available to members within the Members only section of the website. The Chairman of each discipline area is responsible for keeping the calendar up to date with their respective activities and events.


High Power Range Qualification
August 15 9am

Club Members will meet at Main Club House

Plan to be on the range for about 2 hours

Bring a rifle pre-zeroed at 100 or 200 yards and approx. 30 rounds of appropriate ammunition to shoot 600 yards

Bring water and clothing appropriate for the day.

What to Expect;

Members will be shown how to use the target system and safe operations.

Members will shoot 200 yards and 600 yards prone, with bipods or rests (if member wants to shoot off a
bench, they need to bring a portable bench, none are on the range)

We are looking for complete understanding of safety, range rules and use of the range
…..marksmanship is required to the degree that all shots must be on paper.

Members will qualify for the use of all firing lines, there will be NO LIMITED USE qualifications.

Please contact Charlie Trickett to attend a qualification date;
Charlie @


Safety & Training

Upcoming Safety & Training Classes

Tactical Rifle Training

Saturday, September 26, 8:30AM – 11:30AM

Concealed Carry Handgun Training

Saturday, September 26, 12:30PM – 3:30PM

Location: Reading Rifle & Revolver Club, Reading

Fee: One session (1/2 day), $75; or, both sessions (full-day), $125/members, $150/nonmembers

Courses provide rifle and handgun specific marksmanship skills and are 𝑔𝑒𝑎𝑟𝑒𝑑 𝑡𝑜 𝑖𝑛𝑑𝑖𝑣𝑖𝑑𝑢𝑎𝑙𝑠 𝑤𝑜𝑎𝑣𝑒 𝑎 𝑀𝐴 𝐿𝑇𝐶.  All attendees will be required to bring a copy of their current/valid Massachusetts License to Carry Firearms.

Course Description – Tactical Rifle Training

Course is geared to individuals who own a sporter rifle or defensive semi-automatic rifle and will provide the individual shooter with Rifle/Carbine specific marksmanship skills, as well as effective engagement with the rifle. Proper and safe handling of the rifle/carbine as well as basic skill and techniques for rifle proficiency will be demonstrated.

Equipment Required: Rifle/carbine with a sling (mandatory), two magazines, 400-450 rounds of ammunition; pistol, magazines with 100 rounds of ammunition, secure belt, belt holster, magazine pouch and a total of 2 magazines, eye and ear protection and baseball cap.

Course Description – Concealed Carry Handgun Training

Course is geared to individuals wishing to carry a concealed handgun on their person for defense, either in- or outside the home or workplace. Proper and safe handling of handguns while carrying on your person as well as basic skill to survive an armed encounter will be demonstrated.

Equipment Required: Handgun of choice, 350-400 rounds of ammunition, secure belt, IWB holster, or other concealment holster and a total of 3 magazines, eye and ear protection and baseball cap.

Contact Instructor Jerry Gallo, 617-593-7475, or, to register today!