The Asheville Rifle and Pistol Club regrets that we are not taking any new members at this time as we have reached our capacity. We are still accepting membership applications to be placed on a waiting list to be contacted when an opening occurs.
Fees and Dues:
$150.00 Initiation Fee – which is payable at the time of application
$75.00 Annual Dues – July through June, prorated per quarter in in the first year, based on the your join date.
Membership in ARPC is open to any person who meets our club’s basic eligibility requirements, and who is:
1. 21 years of age or older, and
2. A member in good standing of the National Rifle Association of America, and
3. Completes and submits an application for membership on a form approved by the Board of Directors, pays the required fees, and complies with such regulations concerning admission to membership that is set forth by the Board.
4. Possess a valid concealed carry (CCW) permit, or be in possession of a valid handgun purchase permit, and be willing to provide a copy of it at the time of application. We use this as a background check of the applicant.
The club takes great effort to maintain a safe and secure shooting environment at our facility and it is expected that all new applicants and members be dedicated to safe gun handling and responsible gun ownership. To that end, the club membership and management have endeavored to establish the Standard Operating Procedures, the New Member Orientation Program, the RSO training program, the RSC safety reviews and the range improvements and maintenance all to effect the highest level of safety in shooting.
To become a member, please attend our next regular meeting, download and fill out an application and bring it with you – or fill out our contact form and we will be glad to give you additional information prior to application. If you are planning on coming to a meeting as a new applicant, we ask that you arrive at 6:30 pm in order to have adequate time to submit your application and other membership info and ask any questions of our membership director prior to the start of the meeting.
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